Hi! My name is Lesley, and this is me miniature golfing with my nephew in Seattle, where I was born and raised. I have vast experience working with students of all ages and learning styles. (read more)
...I have 12 years of teaching experience, a master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and over 500 conference and training hours in the areas of ASD. I am a IBCCES certified autism specialist. As a high school special-education English teacher, the majority of my students had dyslexia and difficulty with reading. (read more)
...Growing up, I was always helping my friends with their math homework! So I guess you can say, it comes naturally to me! I have taken most college level math courses, although I love teaching the elementary/middle grades. (read more)
...My love for teaching and tutoring has since grown even more in my last three years as a part-time teacher and a part-time tutor both online and at a tutoring center. I acquired a high level in math studies at a private high school. I am currently pursuing a Civil Engineering degree and have completed the highest levels of calculus required. (read more)
...I have been a classroom teacher at all levels from grades 6 through college as well as a private tutor over the past 20 years. I recently moved to The Valley of the Sun from the Pioneer Valley [Massachusetts].
I am patient and results-driven, yet detail-oriented. I recognize that often the “why” must be clarified before the “what” can even be accepted. (read more)