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Diana P.

Modesto, CA

$40/hr

The Knowledge Nerd

Background check passed as of 9/25/12
Usually responds in about 17 hours

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Struggling to learn something? It's impossible to learn when you're frustrated and/or stressed.

My passion for learning and teaching can make it possible for you to enjoy the learning process and be successful. I am very personable, create lessons just for you, and I care!

Hi! My name is Diana.

My experience: I have worked in education for over 16 years. I have worked with preschoolers, kindergarten through college, and adult education. I have extensive experience teaching large groups (ensuring individual learning), small groups, and one-on-one. My experience comes from having been a teacher, tutor, substitute teacher, student (as an adult), 4-H leader, mother, and grandmother. I have knowledge of and experience with many subjects such as reading, math (all), science (all), English, study skills, test taking skills, and even sewing and flute. A more detailed list is on the left.

My Methods: My experiences with all ages and subjects allows me to personalize each session to your needs. I provide extra materials and/or resources when necessary to enhance our lessons. The sessions are hands-on. Hands-on learning is the key to success. As I guide and tutor, I adjust our lessons constantly to ensure the most results. I also tailor our lessons to your personality and learning style. When you can relax and be comfortable, you can learn!

I'm available for one session, several sessions, long term or group sessions.

If you are interested or want more information, please contact me.

Testimonials

"Great tutor!"

- Renae, Modesto, CA on 11/21/12

"Very Patient and Nice! "

- Ana, Ceres, CA on 12/15/14

"Awesome"

- Scott, Oakdale, CA on 6/5/14

"Excellent follow up."

- Wilfred, Modesto, CA on 9/25/13

"Patient Confidence Builder"

- Kate, Modesto, CA on 4/4/13

"Great tutor"

- Jose, Modesto, CA on 6/13/12

"The Best tutor ever!!"

- Amal, Tracy, CA on 8/30/11
Math:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Prealgebra, SAT Math
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Anatomy, Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Physical Science
Computer:
Microsoft PowerPoint
Music:
Flute, General Music
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry, Elementary (K-6th),
English, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
GED, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Cooking
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Algebra 1

Algebra 1 for high school or college, and even elementary age.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have worked with elementary aged children in education for over 15 years. I have worked in a classroom setting (preparing lessons, etc.). I have also worked extensively in tutoring with elementary aged children. I use the student's textbooks to maintain the classroom teaching while working on basic skills. I also work on confidence as I believe that is the building block for learning and success.

California State University, Stanislaus

Education

California State University, Stanislaus

Great tutor! — Diana is a great tutor! She is very patient and encouraging with our daughter during her tutoring sessions. Diana takes the time to listen and go over any questions our daughter has with her Algebra 2 before, during and after the session. We find Diana to be thorough with the tutoring sessions and we love that! And we have had NO problems contacting Diana. In fact, she always tells us to call or ...

— Renae, Modesto, CA on 11/21/12

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 5 hours notice required

Travel policy

Diana will travel within 10 miles of Modesto, CA 95355.


About Diana

Struggling to learn something? It's impossible to learn when you're frustrated and/or stressed.

My passion for learning and teaching can make it possible for you to enjoy the learning process and be successful. I am very personable, create lessons just for you, and I care!

Hi! My name is Diana.

My experience: I have worked in education for over 16 years. I have worked with preschoolers, kindergarten through college, and adult education. I have extensive experience teaching large groups (ensuring individual learning), small groups, and one-on-one. My experience comes from having been a teacher, tutor, substitute teacher, student (as an adult), 4-H leader, mother, and grandmother. I have knowledge of and experience with many subjects such as reading, math (all), science (all), English, study skills, test taking skills, and even sewing and flute. A more detailed list is on the left.

My Methods: My experiences with all ages and subjects allows me to personalize each session to your needs. I provide extra materials and/or resources when necessary to enhance our lessons. The sessions are hands-on. Hands-on learning is the key to success. As I guide and tutor, I adjust our lessons constantly to ensure the most results. I also tailor our lessons to your personality and learning style. When you can relax and be comfortable, you can learn!

I'm available for one session, several sessions, long term or group sessions.

If you are interested or want more information, please contact me.

Testimonials

"Great tutor!"

- Renae, Modesto, CA on 11/21/12

"Very Patient and Nice! "

- Ana, Ceres, CA on 12/15/14

"Awesome"

- Scott, Oakdale, CA on 6/5/14

"Excellent follow up."

- Wilfred, Modesto, CA on 9/25/13

"Patient Confidence Builder"

- Kate, Modesto, CA on 4/4/13

"Great tutor"

- Jose, Modesto, CA on 6/13/12

"The Best tutor ever!!"

- Amal, Tracy, CA on 8/30/11
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Education

California State University, Stanislaus

Education

California State University, Stanislaus


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
5 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Modesto, CA 95355

Diana’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Prealgebra, SAT Math
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Anatomy, Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Physical Science
Computer:
Microsoft PowerPoint
Music:
Flute, General Music
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry, Elementary (K-6th),
English, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
GED, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Cooking
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Diana P.

Diana P. passed a background check on 9/25/12. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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