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Sara K.

Aliso Viejo, CA

$50/hour

Tutor - Recent Graduate

In-person lessons
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University of California, Irvine
International Rtls

Education

University of California, Irvine (International Rtls)

About Sara

I am a recent graduate from the University of California, Irvine. I received my BA with honors in International Studies, and a minor in Global Cultures. Throughout my academic career, I have held both tutoring and teaching positions - working with both high school and collegiate students alike. At the university level, I served as an undergraduate teaching assistant for the university's model united nations course (a two unit course available for all majors). As a T.A., I had to create a curriculum, a syllabus, a midterm, a final, and a course study guide for my students. Here, I developed the necessary skills to be an effective teacher both inside and outside of the classroom - I coached students with their public speaking, proofread their position/policy papers, and overall, strengthened their confidence. As a tutor, I hope to instill students with the necessary mechanisms to become effective writers.

In addition to my collegiate background, I also have vast experience in tutoring students from K - 12. As a high school student and as a college student, I worked with disadvantaged students in the areas of reading, writing, English, and elementary math.
I am a recent graduate from the University of California, Irvine. I received my BA with honors in International Studies, and a minor in Global Cultures. Throughout my academic career, I have held both tutoring and teaching positions - working with both high school and collegiate students alike. At the university level, I served as an undergraduate Read more

Policies
Cancellation
10 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 12 miles of Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
In-person lessons
Math:
Prealgebra
English:
English, Public Speaking,
Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
Common Core
History:
Political Science,
World History
Elementary Education:
Common Core, Reading
Business:
Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Political Science

I am a political science PhD candidate at the Claremont Graduate University. I received my BA with honors from the University of California, Irvine in International Studies - a major that has coordinates directly with political science. Moreover, I completed a senior honors thesis at UC Irvine - emphasizing in international politics.

Public Speaking

I have been a member of Model United Nations for 8 years and running - serving a wide array of positions ranging from Class Director to Board Member. Today, Model UN guides students through several important facets: public speaking (speeches, improve, and public decision making), world history, and writing (constructing appropriate resolutions and policy papers). As both a student and teacher of MUN I have the ability to teach and invoke confidence in students.

University of California, Irvine
International Rtls

Education

University of California, Irvine (International Rtls)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 10 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sara will travel within 12 miles of Aliso Viejo, CA 92656.