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Ivette A.

Winnetka, CA

$60/hour

Education for all ages, specializing in language

In-person lessons
5.0 average from 6 ratings
She was great with my daughter.
— Jayne, Granada Hills, CA on 9/3/16

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University of California, Los Angeles
Spanish

Education

University of California, Los Angeles (Spanish)

About Ivette

I am passionate about lifelong learning. I have been a tutor for over ten years, starting by tutoring my neighbor's children while in high school, and continuing to tutor and mentor during my undergraduate career at UCLA. I have experience working with children of all ages, as I am currently a Substitute Teacher for LAUSD. I have worked in early education, elementary, and have tutored elementary, middle, and high school students, as well as adults.

Tutoring allows me to work one-on-one with a student, while addressing their unique educational needs. I love that tutoring allows me to help a student see their own potential, gain self-confidence in their strengths, and turn a hated subject into a loved one. I strongly believe education is empowering.

I consider math to be another language in which I am well-versed; I am qualified to tutor math up to Algebra 2. I am proficient in teaching elementary math, according to the Common Core State Standards.

While at UCLA, I majored in Spanish, and also studied French and Portuguese. I had the opportunity to study abroad in both Spain and France. I received perfect scores on the AP Spanish Language and AP Spanish Literature exams, as well as a score of 800 on the SAT Subject Test. I specialize in all levels of Spanish, and can tutor beginning/intermediate French and Portuguese.

During the academic school year, I am available for tutoring evenings after 4pm. During the summer, I will be available from 9am-9pm, with the exception of Tuesdays and Thursdays (9am-5pm) and Saturdays. I can travel to students or meet them online. My base rate is $60/hour for in-person lessons, and $50/hour for online lessons. I can offer lesson packages, and multiple-child discounts- contact me for details!

I look forward to hearing from you and helping you foster your love of learning!
I am passionate about lifelong learning. I have been a tutor for over ten years, starting by tutoring my neighbor's children while in high school, and continuing to tutor and mentor during my undergraduate career at UCLA. I have experience working with children of all ages, as I am currently a Substitute Teacher for LAUSD. I have worked in early Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Winnetka, CA 91306
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"She was great with my daughter."

- Jayne, Granada Hills, CA on 9/3/16
Math:
Elementary Math, Prealgebra
Art:
Drawing, Painting
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading,
Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
CBEST, Common Core
Language:
ESL/ESOL, French, Portuguese, Spanish
Special Needs:
Hard Of Hearing, Phonics
Elementary Education:
Common Core, Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting, Phonics, Reading,
Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Sports/Recreation:
Cooking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

I am qualified to tutor Elementary (K-6th) because I work as a Substitute Teacher for LAUSD. We are expected to know subjects taught at this grade level, including Math, Reading, Writing (Including Cursive), English-Language Arts (ELA), English Language Development (ELD), Science, Social Studies, and Art. Tutoring methods vary, from written and oral exercises, audiovisual reinforcement (videos and presentations), and projects.

Reading

I am qualified to teach Reading, English Language Development, and English Language Arts, TK-5.

Spanish

I am a Native Speaker. I did a Study Abroad in Spain. On the AP Spanish Language and the AP Spanish Literature tests, I scored 5/5. On the SAT Subject Test- Spanish, I scored 800/800.

University of California, Los Angeles
Spanish

Education

University of California, Los Angeles (Spanish)

She was great with my daughter. — My daughter received great attention and was very satisfied with her time with her. She is looking forward to seeing her every week, during this school year. ...

— Jayne, Granada Hills, CA on 9/3/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Ivette will travel within 20 miles of Winnetka, CA 91306.