About Us!

Linda F. Lacaze

Linda is our lead mathematics tutor. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and was an award winning student at the University of Texas at Arlington. She has a Master's degree in Education from San Diego State University. Her professional career includes work in the aerospace industry and teaching. Mrs. Lacaze was named Who's Who Among American Teachers for three years (an award whose recipients are nominated by students). Since retiring from public schools, Mrs. Lacaze tutors students in mathematics and has helped many students to prepare for college aptitude tests.


Monette Dyar

Monette tutors mathematics for Kindergarten through Algebra I and language for Kindergarten through Third Grade. In addition to her Multiple Subjects (Elementary School) California teaching credential, Mrs. Dyar is also credentialed to teach Biology. She has a Bachelor's degree from San Diego State University and a Master's in Education from California State University San Bernardino. Her more than 20 years of teaching experience has included a wide variety of students and educational settings and goals.


Kim Spero

Kim has a B.A. in Literature from the University of Oregon and a degree in French Literature from the University of Poitiers in Poitiers France where she spent a year as an exchange student. In addition, Kim has over 30 years in the workplace, including government, academia and corporate experience. During her career, she has published multiple papers and articles. Her initial career path included working in technical fields where she was able to effectively communicate very technical scientific ideas to non-technical decision makers, often for funding purposes. Most recently, she worked at San Diego State University where she had frequent opportunities to work with college students and new graduates. Often these individuals required significant tutoring to be able to write effectively in a business environment and Kim was able to serve as a coach and mentor to many of them.


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We are located at 419 D Street, Suite B, between 4th and 5th Streets. We share a building with 4 Realty. You may park in front (the 4 Realty side) or access us from the alley (behind the Ramona Motel).


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760.519.7517