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Sndy L.

Alhambra, CA

$35/hour

Creative and Responsible K-5 After-school Tutor

In-person lessons

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UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE (UC IRVINE, UCI)
Dance, Education
CSULA
Other

Education

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE (UC IRVINE, UCI) (Dance, Education)

CSULA (Other)

About Sndy

Hello! My name is Sandy and I am currently pursuing my Elementary teaching credential at Cal State LA. I am set to graduate in June, 2016, and am looking to gain tutoring experiences before I finish my program. I am most comfortable with the K-5 curriculum, particularly English Language arts, which includes: reading, writing, grammar, and phonics. I am especially excited about building emergent literacy skills and working with English language learners! I would also enjoy helping your child build his/her math skills!

My related work history includes:
- San Gabriel Unified Instructional Aide. 2+ years. Kindergarten, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Math Intervention, English Language Learners
- Creative World Art Center. 6+ months. Movement teacher. TK-6th
- Kids Klub Child Development Centers: 4 years. After-school counselor. Driver. After-school Interim-Director. Summer Camp counselor. Summer camp lead counselor.
- Destination Science. 3 Weeks. Science teacher. 1st-5th

I decided to go into the field of teaching because I thrive on watching my students accomplish goals. But what really drew me into this field was my personal educational experience. I struggled in school for most of my upper elementary and middle school years, but made a complete turnaround when I entered high school. I know first hand what it feels like to be the "dumb" kid in class, to not comprehend what the teacher is teaching, to hate homework, to fail tests, and to feel like nobody believes in you. Nothing motivates me more than the opportunity to help a struggling student build self-confidence, succeed in their academics, and grow to love learning!

I believe my friends, co-workers, and supervisors would describe me as responsible, reliable, organized, driven, creative, and patient. I look forward to meeting you and your child!
Hello! My name is Sandy and I am currently pursuing my Elementary teaching credential at Cal State LA. I am set to graduate in June, 2016, and am looking to gain tutoring experiences before I finish my program. I am most comfortable with the K-5 curriculum, particularly Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 4 miles of Alhambra, CA 91801
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
English:
Reading
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Handwriting, Phonics, Reading

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 am currently pursuing my multiple-subject teaching credential at Cal State LA. Additionally, I have been working as an Instructional Aide at a public school for almost 2 years now. I currently work as a Kindergarten Aide and a 3rd-5th grade math intervention teacher.

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE (UC IRVINE, UCI)
Dance, Education
CSULA
Other

Education

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE (UC IRVINE, UCI) (Dance, Education)

CSULA (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sndy will travel within 4 miles of Alhambra, CA 91801.