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Zachary A.

Phoenix, AZ

$25/hour

Professional, Caring, Experienced, Educator

In-person lessons
4.9 average from 28 ratings
Caring Tutor
— Jacob, Phoenix, AZ on 11/19/15

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University of California, Santa Cruz
University of California Santa Cruz
MEd

Education

University of California, Santa Cruz

University of California Santa Cruz (MEd)

About Zachary

Hello, I'm Zac, a professional educator with a Masters in Teaching and five years in various classroom settings. I hold a valid Arizona Fingerprint clearance card and have professional references available upon request. I taught American and World History, Psychology, and mentored groups of students. I am experienced in creating connections with students and adapting material to various needs and learning styles. I have also worked with autistic, ADHD, and other special needs students. My philosophy is to empower students to work to their potential and towards their goals. Hello, I'm Zac, a professional educator with a Masters in Teaching and five years in various classroom settings. I hold a valid Arizona Fingerprint clearance card and have professional references available upon request. I taught American and World History, Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Phoenix, AZ 85016
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Caring Tutor"

- Jacob, Phoenix, AZ on 11/19/15

"Caring Tutor"

- Trinity, Phoenix, AZ on 11/6/15

"Awesome"

- Jeovanni, Phoenix, AZ on 11/9/14

"Excellent mentor"

- Beth, Boulder, CO on 9/16/12
Science:
Anthropology, Archaeology
English:
ACT Reading, ESL/ESOL, Public Speaking,
Reading, SAT Reading, TOEFL, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading, GED, SAT Reading, TOEFL
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
History:
American History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Classics, Criminal Justice, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Aspergers, Autism,
Special Needs
Elementary Education:
Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking

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.

ADD/ADHD

In addition to five years in a class room setting I have worked in a mentoring setting helping ADHD youth focus on positive behavioral choices and academic goals.

Autism

As a class room teacher with five years of experience I have worked with multiple levels of functionality. I have successfully motivated and engaged students to work to their full capacity and provided guidance and accommodation to facilitate success.

Public Speaking

As a full time teacher and project facilitator I have had the opportunity to speak in front of multiple groups and teach students to speak fluently and confidently in public.

Study Skills

I have a Masters degree in teaching and six years of classroom experience. I have been successful in helping college level students successful complete course work and achieve positive outcomes.

World History

I have six years of classroom experience teaching World History, currently credentialed, with a Masters in Teaching.

University of California, Santa Cruz
University of California Santa Cruz
MEd

Education

University of California, Santa Cruz

University of California Santa Cruz (MEd)

Caring Tutor — Zachary really cares that the parents and student are getting exactly what they need. I have two kids that tutor through him. They each have different needs. They both are at different academic levels. Both of my kids have autism, however, they are as different as day and night. Zachary is able to work with both of them with success. One of my kids has behavior problems. Zachary is able to re ...

— Jacob, Phoenix, AZ on 11/19/15

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $25.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Zachary will travel within 15 miles of Phoenix, AZ 85016.