...With having gone through the basic Wilson Reading System training, I have been able to help a number of young readers improve their skills through the step by step methodology presented in this reading system. I love seeing students go from being frustrated and greatly disliking reading, to enjo... (read more)
...I have tutored and coached baseball on an individual basis and for teams. I am a member of the UNLV Athletic Hall of Fame in baseball. I have also made a living for several years playing poker (a practical use of math and observation skills).
All of the teaching/tutoring/coaching that I do is very much "hands on". (read more)
...Recognizing and appreciating cultural and socioeconomic diversity makes all students feel welcome. I am interested in meeting with your staff face-to-face to gain knowledge of the expectations. I currently hold an B.S. in Elementary Education K-6 from Auburn University at Montgomery. (read more)
...I also began and ran a summer math camp for 10 years that used concrete activities and materials to explain and demonstrate math concepts. I love this elementary age group, where the foundations are being laid for the future, and where curious minds are learning to make sense of so many new conc... (read more)
...I have become a great math tutor because I have a deep understanding of mathematics, an insightful understanding of what students find difficult in mathematics and how to make it less difficult, a wide knowledge of how mathematics is used authentically, and successful, long-term experience with t... (read more)