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$50/h
1st lesson free!
Verified profile and diploma
Response Time 1h
Lessons offered by Marsha
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at her home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Mathematics
  • Algebra
  • Arithmetic
  • Geometry
Levels
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

K-8 Math teacher with 8 years+ experience in tutoring, STEAM camps, and classroom teaching

Methodology

Teaching Methodology:
California Common Core Standard For Math Curriculum
Growth Mindset to teach students the importance of perseverance and love for problem-solving
Active Learning to allow students to explore new concepts by doing activities, answering questions, and exploring one own's misunderstanding to achieve success.
BCLAD - Authorization to teach English Learners

Background

I have a Math Teaching Credential from the University of California Davis. I have been a large-scale (statewide) and small team community organizer, public outreach coordinator, academic adviser, public speaker, team and program manager with high-level positions. I have 8+ years experience in teaching and mentoring K12 students in STEAM classrooms, tutoring programs; and outdoor-science camps with a strong focus on equity in education, project-based, hands-on, and technology learning. I am a recipient of The 2017 Gold President’s Volunteer Service Award, Recipient of UC Davis 2017 Chancellor's Community Service & Civic Engagement Award

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $50/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $225
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $450

Details

I charge for gas reimbursement at a rate of $0.50/mile.

Lessons offered by Marsha
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at her home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Mathematics
  • Algebra
  • Arithmetic
  • Geometry
Levels
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

Marsha's resume

Education
University of California, Davis
Math Single Subject Teaching Credential
B.S. Human Development, Minor in Education


Summary
◘ Large-scale (statewide) and small team community organizer, public outreach coordinator, academic adviser, public speaker, team and program manager with high-level positions ◘ Teach and mentor K12 students in STEAM classrooms, tutoring programs; and outdoor-science camps with a strong focus on equity in education, project based, hands-on, and technology learning ◘ Recipient of The 2017 Gold President’s Volunteer Service Award ◘ Recipient of UC Davis 2017 Chancellor's Community Service & Civic Engagement Award

Experience

Math & STEAM Instructor, Math Enrichment & Public School, California June 2015 - Oct 2017
Implement Math California Common Core State Standards 7th grade and 9th grade Geometry
Promote conceptual understanding through projects & tech. geometric construction tool: GeoGebra and Mathnet; projects include: 3D Straw Tower, Marshmallow Challenge, Isometric Drawing, logic puzzles
Assess, evaluate and document student progress on an online database system
Support lower achieving, EL, 504, and IEP students through providing daily tutoring hours
Collaborate with teachers & learning instructors in the department to create learning materials
Three years as student teacher and one year+ as lead teacher

Northern Vice President, Student California Teachers Association, California Mar 2015 - Aug 2016
Found and oversee a statewide mentorship program between CTA-Retired members and aspiring educators, currently undergraduates at UC Davis
Increase statewide membership (1,100 to 1,500) through word of mouth & social media marketing
Recruit, provide orientation, and train chapter leaders on leadership and management skills
Develop and implement statewide sold-out conferences for 150 student attendees on topics as: intersectionality, Degrees Not Debt, resisting Teach for America, etc.
Participate in all statewide biweekly full-weekend meetings of the SCTA Executive Board
Attend and plan professional conferences such as Equity and Human Rights Conference, serve as Planning Committee Member for Good Teaching Conference with 500+ teacher attendance
Served as main liaison between President and the 8 North California chapters of Student CTA

Peer Academic Adviser, UC Davis College of Letters and Science, Davis, CA Mar 2015 - Jun 2016
Provide academic advising to a diverse community of students from all divisions of the CL&S
Navigate advanced advising software and online academic programs
Research and interpret complex academic policies to provide support for Dean’s Office staff
Maintain confidentiality and integrity of personally identifiable information and student records
Develop and present workshops and training for fellow student advisors
Staff the Academic Advising Centers to provide advising appointments to first year students of all academic disciplines on topics as: Retention, Probation, Study Habits, Graduation Requirements
Advise Dean’s Office staff on transfer equivalencies and articulations
Calculate balance points, minimum progress, & GPA of students needing academic intervention

President, Student California Teachers Association at UC Davis, Davis, CA Oct 2013 - Jun 2016
Create and implement meeting contents and discussions with members on topic as Equity VS Equality In Education, learning gaps, classroom management, and other educational topics
Revolutionize weekly meetings to include ice-breaker games students can use in their future classroom, plan and lead weekly meetings, invite guest speakers
The main liaison between the UC Davis chapter and the statewide board
Recruit, train, and monitor a small team (6 members) of officers of fellow undergraduates
Increase active membership from the ground up (10 to about 40 active members) through active recruitment & marketing efforts
Send members to sponsored CTA and SCTA conferences

Program Coordinator, Children Harmony Independent Reading Program, Davis, CA Oct 2013 -Jun 2014
Serve as right hand to founder of Children Harmony Independent Reading Program, a reading program for low-income residents
Organize, plan, and train 10 UC Davis student volunteers to tutor students in K-12 with reading and other subjects at New Harmony, residential housing dedicated for low income families
Tutor students at least twice a week for two hour each in English, Math, and Science

Activities
Tech & Marketing Intern, Sawhead Tech, Mountain View, CA Feb 2016 - Present
Market a tech program for kids to create a touch screen web app in one day to local schools in South Peninsula and on social media
Produce professional business cards, flyers, brochures, and program information presentations through Photoshop, PowerPoint, Canva, Microsoft Publisher
Add, remove, alter content on a live web app on backend and website
Handled registration, enrollment, and operations

STEAM Lead Instructor, Galileo Learning, Sunnyvale, CA Jun-Aug 2012-2016
Prepare for and deliver multiple rotations of curriculum per day to groups of up to 30 campers, totalling over 500 campers over 6 consecutive summers
Implement curriculum as written, adapting it as needed to improve or accommodate learning
Supervise 9 Assistant Instructors working in my program area and supported their professional development goals
Majors taught: Chefology: taught campers healthy and safe cooking skills that includes dessert and meals recipes from around the world. Go-Karts: worked with campers in building an engine-free 4-wheeled go-kart from sawing the wood, drilling the parts, and painting the finished products. Video Game Design: created video games from scratch using clickteam fusion
Serve as Assistant Instructor for 4 summers, Lead Instructor for 2 summers

Awards
The President’s Volunteer Service Award (Awarded in 2017)
UC Davis Community Service and Civic Engagement Award - Graduate (Awarded in 2017)
Alice Crandale Seymour Memorial Scholarship Fund from P.E.O Foundation (Awarded in 2016)
California Teachers Association Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship (Awarded in 2014, 2015)
Dean’s Honor List, Winter Quarter 2013
PG&E Women’s Scholarship (Awarded in 2012)

Skills
Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Publisher, Excel, Outlook), Video Conference Platforms ( Google Hangouts, Skype, Zoom, Facebook Messenger, GoToMeeting), Google Apps (Docs, Sheets, Presentation, Calendar, Drive) Software (Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Audacity, Clickteam Fusion, Garageband, Mindstorm EV3, IXL, ST Math), Student Record Database (Schoolloop.com, Oasis.com, Aries.com), Languages (Spanish-Intermediate, Bahasa-Fluent), Registration System (Jumbula, 6Crickets), Training (40-Hour Registered Behavior Technician Training, Unconscious Bias, Intersectionality, Sales & Marketing, Website & App Development, Portals & backends), Other: Guitar, Cooking, Carpenting, Dog Training, Social Media, CPR Certified

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