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Bee S.

Oakland, CA

$60/hour

Patient Learning Specialist for students struggling with Math

$60/Hour


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UC Santa Cruz
Linguistics
UC Santa Cruz
MEd

Education

UC Santa Cruz (Linguistics)

UC Santa Cruz (MEd)

About Bee

I'm an educator with 10 years of experience and a great deal of patience and caring. It is my joy and my life's calling to help students overcome obstacles and build new positive relationships with subjects they've disliked in the past. I have a Masters' in education, and incorporate methods from the Making Math Real institute and Lindamood Bell.

I specialize in remediation for students with learning disabilities, helping them catch up to their peers and build confidence. I've taught kindergarten through precalculus, and can also help with test prep such as SSAT, SAT, ACT, and GRE. Additionally, I've helped students in foreign language and English classes, including early readers.

I offer a 15 minute free consultation so we can get to know each other and see if the fit is good. i'm free evenings and weekends, and can meet at a library, students house, or online as needed.
I'm an educator with 10 years of experience and a great deal of patience and caring. It is my joy and my life's calling to help students overcome obstacles and build new positive relationships with subjects they've disliked in the past. I have a Masters' in education, and incorporate methods from the Making Math Real institute and Lindamood Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

If my rates are unaffordable, I do have sliding scale rates and bulk discounts. Ask for details!

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Oakland, CA 94606
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Elementary Math,
Geometry,
Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Music:
Guitar, Music Theory
English:
ESL/ESOL, Reading
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, COOP/HSPT, SAT Math
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Japanese,
Reading,
Sign Language
Special Needs:
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Dyslexia, Elementary Math,
Hard Of Hearing, Phonics, Reading,
Sign Language, Special Needs
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math,
Phonics, Reading,
Spelling
Business:
ESL/ESOL

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.

Algebra 1

I have taught algebra 1 and other high school math classes for 5 years, and have taken graduate coursework in math education from UCSC, UCLA, and the Making Math Real institute.

Algebra 2

I have taught Algebra 2 for five years. I have taken graduate level coursework in math education from UCSC, UCLA, and the Making Math Real institute.

Elementary Math

I have taught math in elementary schools at the 2nd and 5th grade levels, and have taken graduate coursework in math education from UCSC, UCLA, and the Making Math Real institute.

Geometry

I have taught geometry high school math classes for five years, and have taken graduate coursework in math education from UCSC, UCLA, and the Making Math Real institute.

Japanese

I completed a BA in Japanese Linguistics at the University of California, Santa Cruz, which entailed two years of language study and a third year working on my senior project, which was translating, memorizing, and performing a piece of 15th century Japanese slapstick theater with colleagues.

Reading

I have experience tutoring using the Lindamood-Bell method (Seeing Stars, visualizing and verbalizing) and graduate coursework concerning the teaching of reading and writing.

UC Santa Cruz
Linguistics
UC Santa Cruz
MEd

Education

UC Santa Cruz (Linguistics)

UC Santa Cruz (MEd)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

If my rates are unaffordable, I do have sliding scale rates and bulk discounts. Ask for details!

Travel policy

Bee will travel within 10 miles of Oakland, CA 94606.