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UC Riverside (Master's)
I have a bachelor's degree in political science from UC Davis, with a minor in communication, and I have a master's degree in political science from UC Riverside. From my time as a teaching assistant, as well as a volunteer tutor, I have experience assisting both high school students and college students in government studies, as well as history and English.
I like to think of myself as a guide through a subject that I tutor. That way, the student gains the most from one of our sessions, since the student then is able to know more about a given subject, and have more confidence when dealing with that subject. Every student can master a given subject; it just requires someone who can help them over some of the hurdles along the way to help out. I have a bachelor's degree in political science from UC Davis, with a minor in communication, and I have a master's degree in political science from UC Riverside. From my time as a teaching assistant, as well as a
The tutor has a very positive attitude. He goes into good details on explanations. He has good questions to ask the student so as to stimulate the students thinking on the subject. Friendly and a good motivator in our opinion.
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I hold an associate's degree in speech communication from Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, CA, as well as a minor in communication from UC Davis. I also have experience in assisting high school and college students in public presentations. In addition, I have experience in public speaking, both as an educator and as a published author.
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