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San Francisco State University (International Affair)
Norwich University (Master's)
One of my first jobs in high school (so very long ago) was basic tutoring. I bring a wide range of experience to bear on the tutoring relationship from international development experience with the US Peace Corps, ten years of business experience in the corporate world, and ten years of experience working with children in educational and residential settings. I have a BA and MA in International Relations and I am a self-published author of two fiction titles available online.
One of my first jobs in high school (so very long ago) was basic tutoring. I bring a wide range of experience to bear on the tutoring relationship from international development experience with the US Peace Corps, ten years of business experience in the corporate world, and ten years of
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Matt did a great job tutoring my son who is 12 years old and struggling with ADHD/LD. Matt primarily helped us with math which has been our greatest struggle. He connected with my son right away and did a wonderful job building rapport.
What impressed me most was that Matt took time to understand and customize his teaching efforts. He used creative techniques that helped my son engage and understand math concepts. Matt was also extremely reliable and well organized – he always provided useful feedback after each session. I would highly recommend him to anyone!
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I have seven years experience working with special needs children in educational and residential settings. The children I worked with often needed one-on-one attention in order to get through the day. I was lucky to have a job that allowed me to spend the time to provide children with a measure of success.
I have seven years of experience as a substitute teacher's aide and children's counselor with the Santa Clara County Office of Education, Eastfield Ming Quong, and Santa Clara County Children's Shelter. Much of that experience centered on assisting children meet the very different demands of the classroom and help with academics and school work.