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I loved teaching math (pre-algebra, algebra 1, geometry). I have been teaching high school math, intermediate school math, and elementary school children for 13 years. In addition, I home-schooled my children for 2 years. I enjoy working in the classroom; nevertheless, I prefer working one-on-one with students because it allows me to quickly figure out their learning style and I can tailor my instruction to what works for them. I believe that it is fundamental to teach math for understanding, that way they will always know it. My engineering training and background helped me become a critical thinker, be organized, and has helped be problem solver. I can help your child. I believe everyone can be successful at math, and my goal is to give students the tools and confidence they need to be successful.
I would welcome the opportunity to work with you. Thank you!
I have 6 years of on the classroom teaching Algebra 1 experience. I am very familiar with the state standards and the areas that students have the most difficulty learning. I have a well liked personality and work well with kids. I enjoy teaching math.
Geometry is one of my favorite subjects. I find it fun and easy to explain. Unlike other math branches, Geometry is visual. Kids can see it. If someone knows geometry, it is very likely they'll use it as a tool in their lives. It sure comes in handy! It is one of those subjects that transfers over to many lines of work. I would sure like to have the opportunity to inspire your child and make him/her feel good about it.
As a professional math teacher, I know the CA Standards. I have a degree in Electrical Engineering. I am fully credentialed Mathematics teacher. I have 6 years of experience teaching math in the schools and 13 teaching school age kids.
George Mason University (BS)
CSUEB for Teaching Credentials (Other)
Very Patient and Great Tutor — Marlene has been the best tutor my daughter has ever had. With her patience and dedication, my daughter's grades are A's and she will be receiving an honor student certificate. Thanks, Marlene. ...
Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00
Cancellation: 2 hours notice required
Marlene will travel within 10 miles of Fremont, CA 94536.
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