Hi, my name is Peter. I'm a substitute teacher active in several districts in the area, with extensive experience in math and science, and a bit of history and English as well. I went to UC Davis where I received a degree in geophysics with a minor in hydrology. I am a credentialed science teacher, with certifications in Earth Science and Chemistry. I'm very patient, well informed, and I'd like to think I go the extra step to help you learn what you need to learn. I'll break down concep... [more]
I have degrees in geoscience and hydrology, which required a great deal of physical chemistry lab work. I am a credentialed chemistry teacher and have taught chemistry for Modesto City Schools.
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I have a teaching credential and I have years of experience with tutoring. I know how to teach students the essentials of note-taking, time management, pre-reading a text to get the most out of it, how to prepare for tests, and how to maximize test scores when being tested in various subjects. As a teacher I know how to present information to students and I can show them how to correctly interpret and process the information they get for maximum effect.
I have been playing trombone since I was eight. I played in statewide concert bands, university level groups, and I have traveled internationally to play trombone. I am qualified to teach beginning and intermediate technique, and can answer further questions about my ability as needed.