I have been a recruiter for several years and have provided job counseling for women in transition in the East Bay Area.
I have been cooking for my family, friends and with my students for over 20 years. I use cooking as part of my lesson planning in the areas of math and science. I enjoy teaching children and older adults how to cook healthy meals. I specialize in low cost, flavorful recipes that can be easy modified.
I am Barton trained through book 4 and have worked with first through fourth graders.
I graduated with a MAEd from the UOP and a BS in Hospitality and Business Management from SJSU. I am CLAD certified to teach grades K-8 and junior college. My California certification number is 101198405.
I work with students in all areas of elementary English and have worked with adult ESL learners. I can help with students needing to enhance their comprehension, reading inference and fluency.
My MAEd is CLAD certified.
I am a Barton trained tutor and have worked with students in first through fourth grade through book 4.
I have been teaching adults and children for over 15 years in the areas of art, creative writing, scrapbooking, and all areas of elementary education subjects. I have been public speaking for ever 20 years in the areas of education, character education, health education and career planning. I am a Barton trained tutor. I have served as Class President for SJSU and gave my graduation address.
I specialize in reading fluency, voice inflection, comprehension and analysis. I have worked with students of all ages (k-8, high school, adults) and ESL students.
I can be of assistance with both the writing and multiple choice exam portion of the SAT in English.
I can assist students with the studying for the SAT. I can also help with the writing portion of the test.
I promote time management and organization skills to all my students. My own two children, ages 11 and 13 are straight A students who I have encouraged to utilize such skills and have seen first hand results.
I am passionate about language and vocabulary development. I work with students on all areas of vocabulary and create a deeper understanding of word origins and word choice for writing. I also work with people who need help with reading comprehension.
I specialize in sentence structure, enhanced vocabulary, essay structure and content. I love creative writing and poetry. I help students read like writers and write for an audience. I help people find their writing voice and create a passion for writing. I also work with organizing thoughts and grammar.