...In my job I used many computer languages (COBOL, FORTRAN, ASSEMBLER, C, C++, Pascal, Lisp and Java). Java is distinct as it is an object-oriented language and currently the language used on the AP Computer Science test. I start students with an introduction to basic Java syntax followed by dat... (read more)
...I have a Bachelor Degree in Mathematics from Assumption College and am currently working on my masters in education from Fitchburg state. I enjoy learning and challenging myself. I have experience teaching with students of all abilities. (read more)
...My emphasis is on careful diagnosis to identify and address any gaps or weaknesses in prior knowledge, on building a strong understanding of concepts and WHY procedures work, and on fostering a student’s self-confidence and self-reliance. I can also provide enrichment and challenge activities to... (read more)
...For instance, eighth graders concentrate on the following skills:
• L.8.4. Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words or phrases based on grade 8 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
- Use context (e.g., the overall meaning of a sentenc... (read more)
...I am certified in the state of New Hampshire to teach elementary school (K-8). I scored an 800 on my math portion of my SATs. I have been through coursework as well as volunteer opportunities where I have worked directly with students in classroom settings, small groups, and one-on-one. I specialize in math skills of all types, and love playing with numbers. (read more)