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Polly S. ...For 22 years I taught elementary school as a Resource Specialist, working with students with learning disabilities. Once the writing purpose or genre of writing is identified, I teach students how to begin their writing by using a graphic organizer. Having a visual map of what will be written makes writing a much less daunting task and keeps one's focus on the topic.
13 Subjects: including reading, writing, dyslexia, grammar
San Rafael, CA
Sharon G. ...I also teach Advanced ESL at the Mountain View - Los Altos Adult School. I am a graduate of UC Berkeley and have an MBA from New York University as well as a California Adult Ed Teaching Credential and Certificate in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages). I adapt to learning s...
8 Subjects: including reading, English, writing, ESL/ESOL
Mountain View, CA
Judy S. My goal in working with students is to guide them to develop critical thinking skills and to organize for success. I want to help them build lifelong skills that they can use in school and in their life’s work. I was inspired to return to tutoring after working with my third grade grandson—guiding him and encouraging him on his math homework.
26 Subjects: including reading, writing, geometry, biology
Berkeley, CA
James D. ...I had the privilege of tutoring many of my fellow students, including foreign students for whom English was not their primary language. I graduated from U.C.L.A. with a Bachelor’s degree in English. After U.C.L.A., I attended the McGeorge School of Law, famous for having a better pass rate on the California Bar than Harvard Law School and for having a Constitutional Law professor on the U.S.
9 Subjects: including reading, English, writing, grammar
Milpitas, CA
Amasa W. ...I work with them to develop strategies that employ the use of many different study resources, including flashcards, reference books, online quizzing and class/group review sessions. We also concentrate on study methods including time-to-task management and structuring, effective note taking/anno...
8 Subjects: including reading, Spanish, grammar, literature
Los Altos, CA