...My minor in college was Reading. The program of study included many different courses (with field work/practicums) related to phonics and phonemic awareness development in emergent and early readers. Likewise, phonics and phonemic awareness (phonology) was focused on in my Teaching English as a Foreign Language certification class. (read more)
...I learned Hochdeutsch (high German--the primary form of German that's taught in the schools). I did conversational and composition work with my land-lady.
--About 8 semester hours of German at New Mexico State University while I was doing graduate studies for two years in history
--36 quarter h... (read more)
...I have over 70 hours on Wyzant and each new student, each new challenge, brings me tremendous satisfaction! I am passionate about learning and about sharing that passion with students.As a mother of five and an instructor to at least 50 children over my life time, I have guided students in devel... (read more)
...Thus, I have been exposed to five high-quality curriculums based on the Orton Gillingham research. The Orton-Gillingham approaches that I use teach systematic spelling rules that can help people understand why words are spelled the way they are. My clients say that working with me was one of the best things they did for their child. (read more)
...I taught phonics for two years with the Peace Corps. For four years I worked in a head start program teaching letter recognition, letter sounds and pre reading skills. I hope to hear from you soon!I have my Bachelors of Arts individually structured in elementary ed. (read more)