I graduated from college with an Associate's degree in Humanities, and I'am a certified Assistant Teacher 2004 , Associate Teacher 2014.
I'm from Stockton California. I have been an online teacher 5 years in a variety of subjects. I also taught preschool for 8 month's.
I like to make it easy and fun for students to learn.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: San Joaquin Delta College - Current Undergrad, Humanities
Art, music, travel, reading
Q & A
What is your teaching philosophy?
Keep trying and make learning fun.
What might you do in a typical first session with a student?
I would say "hi," and ask fun question about what they like to do.
How can you help a student become an independent learner?
I can help the student practice.
How would you help a student stay motivated?
I would make a game out of it.
How do you help students who are struggling with reading comprehension?
I help them understand what is being read by reading the story and explaining it.
What strategies have you found to be most successful when you start to work with a student?
The strategies I found to be successful are making the conversation fun about the subject.
How would you help a student get excited/engaged with a subject that they are struggling in?
I would give them an incentive; something they can have if they do well.
What techniques would you use to be sure that a student understands the material?
I would break it down to their level so they understand better.
How do you build a student's confidence in a subject?
I would tell them that they can do it; they got this.
How do you evaluate a student's needs?
I would find out what subject they have a hard time with, and then see what they need to help them.
How do you adapt your tutoring to the student's needs?
Find out what method they learn better with.
What types of materials do you typically use during a tutoring session?
I use a question sheet, or the student has their own materials.