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Deborah T.

Buena Park, CA

$35/hour

Teaching and Loving it!

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Biola University
Christian Education
Talbot School of Theology
Graduate Coursework
California State University, Long Beach
Graduate Coursework

Education

Biola University (Christian Education)

Talbot School of Theology (Graduate Coursework)

California State University, Long Beach (Graduate Coursework)

About Deborah

I have been teaching high school for 30 years in a variety of subjects. I love the ability to help others gain the knowledge they need to move forward and then make use of that knowledge. I have taught keyboarding, computer applications, basic math and the Bible. In the past fie years, the school that I work at has had an influx of international students. I have been given a new opportunity to teach these students. In that time I have been challenged to learn to teach students a subject as well as how to improve on their English skills. I was so inspired to learn more teaching methods that last year I went to school to get a TESOL certificate.

As a graduate of Biola University I was trained in teaching methods, but what really has prepared me to tutor is my experience. I comprehend the need to encourage and motivate as well as necessity for accountability. I believe teaching is our chance to give back to others. As I get closer to retirement I am hoping that tutoring will be an alternative to working full time. The thought of sitting home and doing nothing just does not appeal to me. Contact me and let's give it a go.

I have taught ESL students for five years in other subjects and have recently obtained my TESOL certificate.

As we are all learners, I am still learning how to be an awesome ESL teacher, give me the opportunity to help us both grow as seek to learn more.
I have been teaching high school for 30 years in a variety of subjects. I love the ability to help others gain the knowledge they need to move forward and then make use of that knowledge. I have taught keyboarding, computer applications, Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Buena Park, CA 90620
In-person lessons
Art:
Adobe Photoshop
English:
ESL/ESOL
Computer:
Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Publisher,
Microsoft Word
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ESL/ESOL

I am Tesol certified and have several years teaching international students.

Microsoft Publisher

I have been teaching computer applications for about 20 years. I am able to explain to use Publisher as a desktop publishing program to create flyers, picture collages, brochures etc. I am able to explain how to use the guides within the program to help with correct line up of images.

Biola University
Christian Education
Talbot School of Theology
Graduate Coursework
California State University, Long Beach
Graduate Coursework

Education

Biola University (Christian Education)

Talbot School of Theology (Graduate Coursework)

California State University, Long Beach (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Deborah will travel within 20 miles of Buena Park, CA 90620.