I have been working with students in public schools since 2006 which was when I started subbing in New Jersey, my home state. After a year of subbing while in college, I realized that special education was my life calling, so I obtained my degree then went on to pursue a master's plus 32 in special education. My teaching career as a special education teacher started in 2012. In 2015 I was seeking to expand my teaching repertoire and wanted to relocate. That is when I came out to California to... ... More
" Enthusiastic and Caring Tutor"
Hi! These are the subjects that I tutor:
â€¢ Sciences: Biology (AP), Earth sciences, all middle school levels of science
â€¢ Math: most levels and subject areas for middle school and high school
â€¢ The Social Sciences: History, Government, Economics and Politics
â€¢ The Humanities: Literature, Critical Reading and Writing, Grammar,
and Oral Composition
â€¢ Languages: English, Spanish and German.
I have extensive academic and teaching background, including two Masters degrees... ... More
I recently graduated college with associate degrees in math and physics. I have a deep understanding of subjects from pre-algebra to differential equations, and I have over 1000 hours of experience giving that understanding to others. I tutor at my college in a center where the sessions are typically 10-15 minutes, so I have tutored hundreds of different students in a wide range of mathematical topics. That being said, I am also comfortable with one or two hour sessions with a single student,... ... 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
My daughter is so happy to have Nate as a tutor. We are all breathing a sigh of relief to be so fortunate to have found Nate on WyzAnt! Thank you Nate!
Ted B. from Santa Cruz, CA
"Math, CS, and Science Tutor"
I have taken 11 years of piano lessons and been playing for almost 10 beyond that. I can help beginning and intermediate piano students with theory, scales, and music reading. ... More
Her lesson is very enjoyable and makes me motivated. In addition she is pretty cheerful. One hour lesson passed by like a flash.
Terry H. from Cupertino, CA
"Learning Can be Fun! Tutoring ESL, PESL, German, Portuguese, Test Prep"
Hi, hallo, ola! My name is Christina and I've been teaching for 19 years, doing what I love, from instructing German at the University of Hawaii, to teaching ESL in Austria and Brazil, to tutoring Portuguese and K-12 in Hawaii and California. Wherever I go, all around the world, I love helping and connecting with my students.
ESL: I studied and minored in ESL at university and have taught English to all ages, preschool to adult, in Austria and Brazil. I currently tutor many wonderful ESL s... ... More