I am currently a Spanish/ELD(ESL) teacher in the Capistrano Unified School District. I earned a Master's Degree in Bilingual Education from Columbia University in New York and an undergraduate degree in Spanish from Boston College. I also studied at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid, Spain and worked and taught in Bolivia while serving in the Peace Corps. (read more)
...Test prep is another area I tutor my students in. It includes HSK (a Chinese proficiency test for non-native speakers), AP Chinese and SAT Chinese. I cover test-taking techniques and cultural lessons that are applicable to help boost your scores in those tests. (read more)
...My teaching credential is in Special Ed as is my Masters Degree. I successfully taught in public schools for over 16 years in the mild/moderate special ed classroom. ADD/ADHD was a common diagnosis for students on my caseload. (read more)
6 Subjects: includingPrealgebra,English,Reading,Elementary Math
...I have taught at the elementary level, middle school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1) and high school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, and Geometry).
I enjoy working with students and I really enjoy seeing a student grasp a concept that was previously unknown or difficult for them. I specialize in ... (read more)
5 Subjects: includingPrealgebra,Geometry,Algebra 1,Elementary Math
...I can explain the conceptual basis of derivatives and integrals, help students translate real world applications into mathematical language, and untangle complex calculations into readable form. I earned perfect scores on the SAT and the SAT II Math Level 2 subject test. Since then, I've spent years helping students maximize their scores. (read more)