Richard holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology of Natural Resources from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Masters of Science degree from the University of Idaho, in Resource Management. He has been a classroom teacher in both Idaho and now in California for over 28 years. Teaching Middle School, High School and College level courses. Richard has worked as a private tutor for the last 16 years here in California.


Richard designs his instruction and tutoring sessions for the purpose of guiding students toward mastery of academic subjects. He provides teaching models and tools for long-term student success. Including but not limited to, are time management, study and organizational skills.  He provides guidance to help students, while enabling and encouraging them to find solutions on their own. Richard is a seasoned educator who is patient, personable, and genuinely cares about his students’ success.  

Richard Nathanson