I am enthusiastic about the opportunity to dedicate my skills, talents and energy to helping you or your child reach your academic goals.
I hold BA and MA degrees as well as teacher certification in Elementary Education, Spanish and ESL. My strong interpersonal and oral and written communication skills in both English and Spanish will facilitate a positive and productive tutoring relationship.
My skills, training and experience make me a highly qualified tutor. I have extensive experience as an international educator, Spanish and ESL teacher and educational administrator.
I am a certified Spanish, ESL and Elementary teacher and have over 20 years teaching experience in the US and overseas in US accredited schools.
I am bilingual (Spanish/English) and have a BA in Spanish. I have lived and worked in Mexico, Colombia, Spain, Peru and Nicaragua as well as in the US. I have taught bilingual elementary students and ESL students of all ages. I have also taught Spanish to students of all ages, from children to adults.
I have experience working with a diverse array of populations and students. I also have Master's degrees in Geography and Bilingual Education. I look forward to helping you or your child succeed and accomplish your goals.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: Humboldt State University - Bachelor of Science, Spanish
Graduate Degree: University of California-Los Angeles - Master of Arts, Geography
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CBEST - The California Basic Educational Skills Test
CSET - California Subject Examinations for Teachers
Elementary School Reading
Elementary School Writing
PRAXIS Elementary School