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Douglas H.

San Diego, CA

$35/hr

Enthusiastic, Effective, Multifaceted, one-on-one tutoring

Background check passed as of 3/17/14
Usually responds in about 20 hours

Enthusiastic, Effective, Multifaceted, one-on-one tutoring

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A little about me:

My name is Doug H. and I am a twenty-three-year-old Liberal Studies and English Major currently attending California State University Dominguez Hills. I spent the previous five years in the military where I worked as a apart of the Educational Services Provider on my ship where I conducted ACT, SAT, ASVAB, and CLEP exam tutoring, practice and training. I'm originally from Florida and have been in the area for roughly six months now.

I'm a diverse tutor that can handle a wide range of subjects from all subjects within elementary school and middle as well as most standardized test taking skills and English for those in high school and beyond.

I really love helping students overcome the hardships they are having in their classes. When I was younger I had a relatively hard time paying attention and completing assignments on time so I know firsthand how hard it can be to catch up after how easy it is to fall behind. It's my goal to take every client and not only make sure that they pass their subject but that they excel in it by taking a wide range of different teaching techniques to help the student better understand the subject matter that isn't traditionally taught in the school system.

Testimonials

"Great Tutor"

- Pete, National City, CA on 2/28/14

"Extremely helpful with homework"

- Tom, San Diego, CA on 11/7/14

"Awesome Tutor!!"

- Veronica, Bonita, CA on 8/13/14

"Amazing!"

- Jeff, Chula Vista, CA on 6/4/14

"Very kind"

- Dina, San Diego, CA on 5/24/14

"He is perfect"

- Mohammed, San Diego, CA on 3/19/14
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 2, Calculus, Discrete Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Writing, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Physical Science, Psychology
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Word
History:
American History, Anthropology, Classics, Criminal Justice, European History, Geography, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar, Reading, Spelling
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers, Dyslexia
Business:
Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Elementary (K-6th),
English, Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, Statistics, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, ASVAB, GED, SAT Math, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Bodybuilding
Corporate Training:
Criminal Justice, General Computer, Grammar, Microsoft Word, Proofreading, Statistics

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.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have completed an Associates of Arts in Liberal studies from Central Texas College and currently go to California State University as a Liberal Studies major. I have taken classes in Child Development, Physical Education for k-6, Music for Elementary School Teachers. I have also taken Mathematics for teaching K-6 as well as a course designed to give tools to help teach children in all subjects.

Douglas’s Resources

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As we all know Winter Break is a time for students and parents alike to take their minds off of school and get into the season of giving. This is an awesome way to recharge your batteries and get back the energy you'll need to excel through the rest of the year! What we find though is that between all of the presents, the good food, and the happy atmosphere it's easy to lose a little bit of... read more

Central Texas College
Genera Studies

Education

Central Texas College (Genera Studies)

Great Tutor — Doug is a super tutor all around. He is very patient and has the expertise. He knows how to retain/ maintain the child's focus and interest. ...

— Pete, National City, CA on 2/28/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 5 hours notice required

Travel policy

Douglas will travel within 20 miles of San Diego, CA 92116.


About Douglas

A little about me:

My name is Doug H. and I am a twenty-three-year-old Liberal Studies and English Major currently attending California State University Dominguez Hills. I spent the previous five years in the military where I worked as a apart of the Educational Services Provider on my ship where I conducted ACT, SAT, ASVAB, and CLEP exam tutoring, practice and training. I'm originally from Florida and have been in the area for roughly six months now.

I'm a diverse tutor that can handle a wide range of subjects from all subjects within elementary school and middle as well as most standardized test taking skills and English for those in high school and beyond.

I really love helping students overcome the hardships they are having in their classes. When I was younger I had a relatively hard time paying attention and completing assignments on time so I know firsthand how hard it can be to catch up after how easy it is to fall behind. It's my goal to take every client and not only make sure that they pass their subject but that they excel in it by taking a wide range of different teaching techniques to help the student better understand the subject matter that isn't traditionally taught in the school system.

Testimonials

"Great Tutor"

- Pete, National City, CA on 2/28/14

"Extremely helpful with homework"

- Tom, San Diego, CA on 11/7/14

"Awesome Tutor!!"

- Veronica, Bonita, CA on 8/13/14

"Amazing!"

- Jeff, Chula Vista, CA on 6/4/14

"Very kind"

- Dina, San Diego, CA on 5/24/14

"He is perfect"

- Mohammed, San Diego, CA on 3/19/14
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Education

Central Texas College
Genera Studies

Education

Central Texas College (Genera Studies)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
5 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of San Diego, CA 92116

Douglas’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 2, Calculus, Discrete Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Writing, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Physical Science, Psychology
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Word
History:
American History, Anthropology, Classics, Criminal Justice, European History, Geography, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar, Reading, Spelling
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers, Dyslexia
Business:
Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Elementary (K-6th),
English, Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, Statistics, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, ASVAB, GED, SAT Math, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Bodybuilding
Corporate Training:
Criminal Justice, General Computer, Grammar, Microsoft Word, Proofreading, Statistics

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.


Douglas’s Resources

Tutors have the ability to create educational resources and share them with the WyzAnt community. Here are some of the resources created by Douglas. View all of Douglas’s resources

As we all know Winter Break is a time for students and parents alike to take their minds off of school and get into the season of giving. This is an awesome way to recharge your batteries and get back the energy you'll need to excel through the rest of the year! What we find though is that between all of the presents, the good food, and the happy atmosphere it's easy to lose a little bit of... read more


Background Check Status for Douglas H.

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