Ever since I was little, I've found that having someone teach me academic principles outside of the classroom allowed me to excel in the classroom. As I grew up, I often found myself in positions to help my peers understand concepts that they had difficulty grasping. Through these interactions, I discovered my passion for teaching. (read more)
...I have over 15 years experience as a classroom teacher in high school and community college, including 10 years teaching AP U.S. History and AP European History. I hold a lifetime community college teaching credential in history, and I have passed the College Board Audit to teach AP U.S. and AP Euro. (read more)
...Depending on what emerges, I prepare materials to address these issues and ensure that any weaknesses were turned into strengths. With writing, I would specifically ask to see a sample of the student's writing to locate any problems. I would then concentrate on building clarity of expression, the use of asophistcated level of vocabulary, cohesion and coherence, and asense of structure. (read more)
...The first section contains two essays. The next five sections cover verbal ability (reading comprehension, text completion, and sentence equivalence) and quantitative ability (problem solving, quantitative comparison, and numeric entry).
GRE verbal part of the exam tests vocabulary primarily i... (read more)