"Hi my name is Sean, ready to tutor and be a positive influence."
Hi, my name is Sean. I graduated from University of California Santa Cruz in June 2015 with BA's in both politics and legal studies; I have received honors in both my majors as well. I live in Aptos and as a pass time, I like to surf. Currently I am going to West Valley College in Saratoga to get a paralegal certificate.
I have tutored for A Better Tomorrow Education the past year in Watsonville as well as privately in Aptos. I tutor elementary English/mathematics, biology, and geome... ... More
I think Carole did a wonderful job with our son. The problem is, we need someone to follow him around until he gets used to the routine! I wish we could have had her here daily, she's great!
Doris D. from Gilroy, CA
"CA Credentialed Teacher (Retired) Experienced Professional Tutor"
My major for my first Bachelor's Degree was American History. I was an honors student and President of History Undergraduate Association. Sub-specialities include: American Cultural History, African-American History, American Political History, American Environmental History and American Religious/Intellectual History.
During more than 12 years' of self-contained classroom teaching, I enlivened many History and Social Studies' lessons with interactive activities from my many years of History study.
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I needed a crash course in a file system to handle existing and incoming photos; editing photos requiring use of numerous tools; and discussions on downloading photos based on varied criteria. All of the above issues were handled by Andrea with an excellent understanding of Photoshop and ability to communicate these issues to me so I understand how to perform these tasks.
Wayne M. from Redwood City, CA
"Photographer, Graphic Designer and Adobe Expert"
Andrea has been teaching in community college for the past 25 years, both in photography, design and the Adobe suite of products: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Lightroom, and Flash, in addition to WordPress.
She teaches photography such as using your SLR camera, portraits and preparing images for the web. She has experience with all aspects of graphic design working in the US and Germany doing both print and web production. Andrea is up-to-date with the latest technology.
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"Native German Teacher and Classical Pianist"
I am a native German living in the US for 15 years now. I have tutored in German both in Germany and here in the US. I am patient, energetic and make learning fun.
In addition to tutoring German, I also tutor in beginning piano lessons for children and adults using a progressive system by Keith Snell and Diane Hidy called Piano Town, where the student learns theory as well as technique. It is visual learning and easy to understand.... ... More
"Writing, Reading, and Vocabulary Specialist"
As a student I have always had a love of reading and writing. This was able to shine through in my performance in high school English classes when I advanced to AP classes my sophomore year, to writing the best senior honors thesis for my undergraduate degree at UC San Diego. I have recently obtained my PhD in literature from UC Santa Cruz, and I have taught several writing courses at the university level. I also have been a long-time teacher for the Institute of Reading Development, wherein ... ... More
Phil has been working with my 7th grade daughter and we are very pleased. He is very patient and explains the problems in a way my daughter can understand.
Aleene A. from Santa Cruz, CA
"Phil C. K-12 Science/Math tutor"
I have been teaching science and math for about 30 years. After retiring from the Pajaro Valley Unifed Schools, where I taught secondary Chemistry, Physics, Algebra and Geometry in the Watsonville/Aptos area, I worked at UCSC to supervise the training of college graduates for secondary science teaching positions in California public schools. I then travelled overseas, with the Peace Corps, to the Pacific Islands and Africa to help local teachers develop methods for teaching science, ma... ... More