...I began to see an order to things, a cleanness, that I didn't expect to appreciate. When I wasn't struggling with every step and confident in what I was doing, the process and the answer became interesting. The genius of the whole mathematical study began to reach me. (read more)
...I also structure class to focus on math discourse, mental math strategies, and pre-teaching important content standards that students need to know to be successful in math. I run a math intervention program so my focus is helping struggling students in math. I work with only struggling students... (read more)
...I have helped explain Geometry in ways understood by each student specifically, using my background training in Education as a guide. Specific focus involves the use of such methods as Vygotsky's Zone of Proximal Development (ZPD), Scaffolding techniques and Gardner's Multiple Intelligences exa... (read more)
...I have one year experience substitute teaching all grades and subjects, K-12. My last five years teaching, I taught 7th & 8th grade math under the common core standards (California Common Core standards).
I have a current Multiple subject teaching credential. I possess current Single Subject Supplemental teaching credentials in Math, Science, and English. (read more)
...Other subjects I love to tutor include algebra and geometry! I prefer 24 hour notice when scheduling lesson times. Let me know ahead of time what you can about the nature of the lesson, such as topics to be discussed or specific questions, and I can spend time preparing for the lesson. (read more)