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Judy R.

San Diego, CA

$55/hr

A Spanish Teacher with Results.

Background check passed as of 3/20/14
Usually responds in about 5 hours

A Spanish Teacher with Results.

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I am a native Spanish speaker who has studied the language extensively. I learned Spanish in my home and studied it formally throughout my college years. I received my Bachelor's Degree in Spanish with a teaching emphasis and a minor in Portuguese.

I continued to study Spanish at Georgetown University where I received a Master's Degree in Spanish Linguistics. Both Georgetown and SDSU prepared me for my career, but not only as a teacher of a language, but as a language learner, as well. This theoretical and practical knowledge easily translated into the classroom environment.

I have taught both middle and high school Spanish. In addition, I have taught adults at the college level. Most recently, I taught intensive Spanish to government and military personnel. I am quite knowledgeable regarding the requirements for the government's language proficiency requirements.

In addition to my teaching experience, I have been a tutor since I was in high school and have continued to tutor into my adult life. I have tutored high school students, college classmates, and adults (to include college students, defense contractors, State Department, DEA, and military personnel).

As a teacher, I am familiar with the most effective teaching methodologies. As a tutor, I know how to tailor-make lesson plans to facilitate learning for you. Language learning should be fun, engaging and about you, the learner. I look forward to helping you learn and enjoy Spanish and Spanish culture as much as I do!

Testimonials

"Phenomenal Instructor!"

- Reilly, San Diego, CA on 8/30/14

"A great motivator."

- Andrea, Rancho Santa Fe, CA on 8/5/13

"Best tutor I have ever had."

- Francesca, San Diego, CA on 5/30/13

"Great Tutor"

- Sandra, San Diego, CA on 4/13/13

"Excellent Tutor"

- Charlene, San Diego, CA on 11/9/12
Language:
Spanish
Homeschool:
Spanish
Corporate Training:
Spanish

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.

Spanish

While many tutors offer tutoring in various subjects, I strictly offer tutoring in my field, Spanish. Of course as a trained teacher I can assess a student, offer advice about organization and study habits, but I strictly tutor in the Spanish Language. I am not a jack-of-all-trades. I am a Spanish Teacher and my entire career has been dedicated to becoming a better Spanish Instructor. You will find few that are as dedicated to the teaching of the Spanish Language as I am.

San Diego State University
Spanish
Georgetown University
Master's

Education

San Diego State University (Spanish)

Georgetown University (Master's)

Phenomenal Instructor! — Judy is amazing! I took a full-immersion, intensive Spanish course at the University of California, San Diego that rapidly covered Spanish A, B and C over the course of nine weeks. With Judy's help I was able to comprehend the lessons and course objectives and score much better on my tests than I had done studying on my own. Judy is so incredibly patient, explains the grammar extremely well, and i ...

— Reilly, San Diego, CA on 8/30/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $55.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

Rate is per person, per hour. Group rate: Each person discounted 20% of per person rate.

Travel policy

Judy will travel within 30 miles of San Diego, CA 92110.


About Judy

I am a native Spanish speaker who has studied the language extensively. I learned Spanish in my home and studied it formally throughout my college years. I received my Bachelor's Degree in Spanish with a teaching emphasis and a minor in Portuguese.

I continued to study Spanish at Georgetown University where I received a Master's Degree in Spanish Linguistics. Both Georgetown and SDSU prepared me for my career, but not only as a teacher of a language, but as a language learner, as well. This theoretical and practical knowledge easily translated into the classroom environment.

I have taught both middle and high school Spanish. In addition, I have taught adults at the college level. Most recently, I taught intensive Spanish to government and military personnel. I am quite knowledgeable regarding the requirements for the government's language proficiency requirements.

In addition to my teaching experience, I have been a tutor since I was in high school and have continued to tutor into my adult life. I have tutored high school students, college classmates, and adults (to include college students, defense contractors, State Department, DEA, and military personnel).

As a teacher, I am familiar with the most effective teaching methodologies. As a tutor, I know how to tailor-make lesson plans to facilitate learning for you. Language learning should be fun, engaging and about you, the learner. I look forward to helping you learn and enjoy Spanish and Spanish culture as much as I do!

Testimonials

"Phenomenal Instructor!"

- Reilly, San Diego, CA on 8/30/14

"A great motivator."

- Andrea, Rancho Santa Fe, CA on 8/5/13

"Best tutor I have ever had."

- Francesca, San Diego, CA on 5/30/13

"Great Tutor"

- Sandra, San Diego, CA on 4/13/13

"Excellent Tutor"

- Charlene, San Diego, CA on 11/9/12
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Education

San Diego State University
Spanish
Georgetown University
Master's

Education

San Diego State University (Spanish)

Georgetown University (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
6 hours notice required

Rate is per person, per hour. Group rate: Each person discounted 20% of per person rate.

Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of San Diego, CA 92110

Judy’s Subjects

Language:
Spanish
Homeschool:
Spanish
Corporate Training:
Spanish

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 Judy R.

Judy R. passed a background check on 3/20/14. The check was ordered by Judy through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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