Experienced HS History Teacher with Focus on College/School Essays, APUSH, SAT Prep and English/History Tutoring

College Essay Coaching, Homework Coaching, Organizational & Study Skills, History, Humanities, Reading & Comprehension, Writing All Ages, SAT Prep

Teaching Experience

Taught some combination of World History, World History Honors, US History, AP US History, and US History Honors from August 2010 to June 2019.

Taught at Leland High School in San Jose Unified School District and Village High School in Pleasanton Unified School District.

College Essay Writing Coach Experience

Currently a college essay writing coach for the non-profit organization, Students Rising Above, which serves underprivileged students throughout the Bay Area. It is based in San Francisco. I have also helped students write college essays through my employer, Sylvan Learning Center, which is based in Piedmont. As a teacher, I helped dozens of students write their college essays and also wrote dozens of letters of recommendations.

Tutoring Experience

I am currently a tutor for elementary, middle, and high school students at the Sylvan Learning Center in Piedmont and focus on Academic Reading, SAT Prep, and Academic Writing.

Region Served: 
East Bay
Middle school, High school
Michael Adams
michaelcarladams [at] gmail.com