Location: Encino CA USA

Tutoring and Homework Help

Expertise: English and Reading
Subjects: Basic English, Grammar, Literature, Phonics, Reading, Reading Comprehension, Writing

Russ T. of Encino CA USA Tutor Profile

Tutor Personal Information

Name: Russ T.
Gender: Male   Age: 41-50
Tutoring Style and/or Experience

Youth related - (1) Counselor at a live-in youth home placement center for boys age 13 to 18 which included group counseling sessions with residents and parents and met with teachers to monitor the students' academic progress. (2) Tutor for elementary school students though UCLA volunteer tutor program, all subjects. (3) Worked at a Jesuit boarding high school for two years with responsibilities that included tutoring students, running study halls, administering SAT tests and overseeing their general welfare.

Non-youth related - I was employed for 14 years as Director of Investor Relations and Legal Affairs for a publicly traded corporation and sat on the board of directors of a company before becoming an independent consultant, advising companies and individuals on contracts and other business matters. I have also hosted a weekly business related call-in radio show and have quite a bit of public speaking experience.

I always enjoyed working with and motivating young people, helping them to believe in themselves and instilling confidence in them. It is something I am good at and gives me a sense of

Tutoring Fee and Tutors Availability

Grades Tutored: Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Contract Availability: Long Term or Open-Ended Tutoring Commitments.
Tutoring Rates: $30.00 to $50.00
Sliding Scale: This tutor offers a sliding scale for students with economic hardships.

Tutor Background

Time Spent Tutoring: 1-2 years
Students Tutored: 10-25 students
Special/Focus Groups:
Educational Level: Other
Major: B.A. and Juris Doctor (Law School)
School: UCLA
Teacher Certification: No