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My name is Lindsey. I just received my credential in single subject mathematics from Cal State University San Marcos. I completed two semesters of student teaching throughout my credential program. I was a student teacher in a high school Geometry class at Valley Continuation High School in Escondido. I was also a student teacher at High Tech Middle school in North County working with 6th graders. I was able to gain diverse experiences throughout my student teaching that allowed me to work with many different students with learning disabilities. I primarily help my students with math. The subjects that I have taught my students are algebra, pre-algebra, CAHSEE math prep, geometry, and middle-school level math. I have great experience working with students who have learning disabilities such as ADD/ADHD, Autism, and ED. I finished my bachelor's degree in liberal studies with an emphasis in math.
I believe that in order to tutor in a subject you must be passionate about it... and indeed I am! I love teaching each and every day, and I am sure I would love to tutor you as well!
I have just received my teaching credential this year from Cal State San Marcos. I spent one semester of student teaching a 6th grade inclusion class in which I worked with students who have Autism, ADD , ADHD, and other disabilities. This took place at a public charter school built on the inclusion model and project based learning. I have also been tutoring several students since 2012 with ADD/ ADHD. I spent my Fall semester of 2013 student teaching in a Geometry class at a Continuation school, which is a school that was created to help students get back on track and graduate high school. This class was composed of mainly juniors and seniors and several students in this class had ADD/ADHD. I have had many experiences that have allowed me to work with students of multiple disabilities, especially ADD/ADHD.
I highly believe that Algebra 1 is the fundamental math class that you just can't miss. Algebra 1 covers many different topics that are just built upon in Geometry, Algebra 1, pre-calculus, and beyond. Once you gain an understanding in Algebra 1, your math success will skyrocket! I have been tutoring Algebra 1 to high school and middle school students at a probation school for the past two and a half years as a Teaching Assistant. Most of my students transition to alternative schools or just try to get their GED because they are so credit deficient. My students have been able to pass their CAHSEE and GED tests with a thorough Algebra understanding. When you are able to conquer Algebra, you can conquer the world!
Algebra 2 can't be properly understood without a thorough understanding of Algebra 1. It makes sense, but in actuality the concepts and functions of Algebra 2 are built upon Algebra 1. I understand the need for a strong foundation in Algebra 1 and can provide that for a great outcome in Algebra 2!
I have tutored two brothers in preparing for their ASVAB and after being tutored both brothers were significantly able to raise their score and qualify for the careers that they wanted all along. In order to beat the ASVAB you need a strong foundation in percentages and algebra, which can also be used in the real world!
In order to be good at math, you need a good foundation! This is what elementary mathematics provides for all students. Once you get a good head start, you will most likely have a great outcome in higher level mathematics! I understand this and will work hard to ensure that you will have a good head start!
In transitioning from Algebra 1 to Geometry, many students can get lost because Geometry is a completely different method of thinking. Algebra is all about critical/abstract thinking while Geometry introduces visual thinking. I understand this and will make sure you are a visual thinker that is succeeding!
California State University San Marcos-BA (Liberal Studies )
California Sate University San Marcos- Single Subject Math Credential (Other)
Great tutor for my two boys! — Lindsey is very patient and supportive! Love that she uses a tablet to show the boys how to work out a problem so that it is easy for them to see and understand. Both of my boys enjoy working with her! Thank you, Lindsey! ...
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Lindsey will travel within 30 miles of Santee, CA 92071.
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