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Sacramento Valley University of Phoenix (Business Management)
Sacramento Valley University of Phoenix (Enrolled)
My name is Sarah. I have 11 years of teaching and tutoring experience working with a wide range of students from pre-K to college. I enjoy sharing my knowledge with others. I have a flexible schedule, but only tutor out of the Vacaville Libraries. I do have a 1-hour minimum requirement for all sessions and the first 5 minutes of after session discussion is free of charge. Sessions can go as long as you want as long as it works with my schedule. I have a 1-hour cancellation policy. A 30 minute cancellation is a half an hour charge. If there is no cancellation you will be charged for the full session. I look forward to meeting and helping many students.
In 2011, I graduated from University of Phoenix with a BS in Business Management. I am continuing at the same college to obtain an MA in Education with concentrations in Elementary, Secondary Math, English, and History, as well as Special Education.
I love teaching. I have experience working with children with learning disabilities. My own son has developmental and learning disabilities. I believe that all students learn in their own way, so I am open-minded to the needs of each individual student. I care about my students succeeding and accomplishing what they want. With the right help, they can reach the stars. My name is Sarah. I have 11 years of teaching and tutoring experience working with a wide range of students from pre-K to college. I enjoy sharing my knowledge with others. I have a flexible schedule, but only tutor out of the Vacaville Libraries. I do have a 1-hour minimum requirement for all sessions and the first 5 minutes of after session
Excellent instruction, helpful and patient. Sarah is familiar with the use of formulas and statistics technology, which was great. I will definitely use Sarah again and I appreciate your help!
Sarah is very patient and very thorough in her tutoring. She is dedicated in her work as well as well-organized. I would recommend Sarah to anyone who's looking for a tutor. She has helped my son raise his grade in his math class. Thank you so much, Sarah!
Sarah goes above and beyond when it comes to tutoring my daughter with her 9th grade math lesson. She researches in advance any work she's missing. She stays on top of what goes on in class by accessing my daughter's school loop (with my permission of course.) She texts me to ask how she did on her last test. She offers for my daughter to contact her if she needs help before the next lesson. Sarah's patient with my daughter and is always prepared with plenty of resources available if needed. Sarah's very organized and even assists my daughter to keep organized when it comes to her completed work. She makes sure my daughter understands the concept before moving on. Sarah's been great and definitely a big help for us!
Sarah has done a good job working with my son the last couple of months. He struggles in math and her support is making all the difference. His grade is slowly coming back up and she is always willing to accommodate our schedule and need for extra time when needed. We appreciate her help very much.
I'm struggling with Elementary Algebra and Sarah has helped me a lot. She is patient and clearly explains math problems.
My 7th grade daughter is tutored by Sarah twice a week for one hour sessions. Helping her with homework (math in particular) is like pulling teeth, extremely stressful to the point where I find myself doing the work for her just to get it done. It really helps having Sarah help her figure it out on her own. After the first session, when I picked my daughter up she walked out with a huge smile on her face! She was so proud she got her homework done! She said, "and she didn't even give me the answers!". Sarah has made it easier on me and my wife at home and for my daughter as well. With Sarah's help she has gained confidence in completing her work on her own and realizing that learning can actually be fun!
Thank you for being so patient with my child. I appreciate your calmness and patience. You are an awesome instructor. Thank you!
Ms. Sarah is very knowledgeable and shows it through her patience with the child. I am looking forward to her helping my son to become the very best of what he can be.
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At University of Phoenix, I have a BS in Business Management. I passed Principles of Accounting with an A, Finance for Business with a B.
At Solano Community College I passed Intro to Accounting with a B. I completed the Small Business Certificate taking classes in
Small Business Record Keeping, Planning for Profit, Business Budgeting, Managing Credit & Collections, Financing a Small Business.
I have put these skills to work with my personal accounting as well as my family's small business accounting.
At University of Phoenix I completed Algebra 1 with an A. I also completed the course at Solano Community College with an A. I have also passed Algebra 2 with an A, Statistics with a C, and Pre-Calculus with an A. Math has always come easy to me. All I have to do is look at the book.
I have substituted in the Vacaville Unified School District since March 2003. For two years, I taught K-2 grade at the After School Program. I am currently completing my teaching credential through Sacramento Valley University of Phoenix. I have completed the No Child Left Behind training. I have completed Early Childhood Art at Solano Community College. I also completed Child Development, Child & Family Communication.
At University of Phoenix I completed Algebra 1 with an A and Algebra 2 with a B. At Solano Community College I completed Algebra 1 with an A, Algebra 2 with an A, Statistics with a C, and Pre-Calculus with an A. Each of these subjects cover Geometry. Math has always come easy to me. All I have to do is look at the book.
At University of Phoenix I completed Algebra 1 with an A. I also completed the course at Solano Community College with an A. I have also passes Algebra 2 with an A, Statistics with a C, and Pre-Calculus with an A. Math has always come easy to me. All I have to do is look at the book.
I use Excel for all financial matters. I have also completed the work shop at University of Phoenix and the Excel course at Solano Community College with a B.
I have completed the PowerPoint course at Solano Community College with a B. I also completed the workshop at University of Phoenix. I use this program 2-3 times a month for my college classes. I also use it for presentations at work.
I use the Microsoft Program every day for my course work, typing letters, creating documents, creating/printing business cards, creating/printing labels, printing envelopes, event schedule planner, Agendas, address & phone books, photo album pages, family history book, calendars, certificates, flyers, invitations, letterhead, resumes.
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