Hello! My name is Emily, and I absolutely love teaching! The main reason I find teaching very fulfilling is that I am able to see my students progress, become more independent, and have self-confidence in their pursuit of knowledge. I really enjoy getting to know all of my students, and I like to incorporate their interests and passions into what they are learning. I believe that an integral part of being a good teacher and tutor is to have compassion and understanding for one's students. By creating a safe and judge-free zone, students feel...
My teaching experience is very diverse.
My first teaching experience was in ESL. I started teaching at a local Latino community organization in Modesto, CA, called El Concilio. Here, I have taught ESL to adults for almost a year and a half. My students range from all skill levels from 2nd grade to 12th grade. I have learned how to be flexible, think on my feet, and implement lesson plans that work for multiple skill levels.
In addition to this, I started tutoring with a Supplementary Educational Service provider in California called...
Modesto City School District, Substitute Teacher
2016 - 2016
Implemented lesson plans and classroom management for grades K-12 in the absence of the regular classroom teacher.
El Concilio, ESL Instructor
2015 - 2016
Teaching English Level 1 to adults by using lesson plans, class activities, and providing an encouraging environment for students to practice their language skills.
Professional Tutors of America, Tutor
2015 - 2016
Tutored children of all levels in reading, language arts, and math. My students ranged from 1st grade to 11th grade.