...Besides teaching, I ride with my horse, walk my dogs, and play guitar.Serving dyslexic, delayed, and disinterested readers, I am a Reading and English teacher trained in the Orton Gillingham Method, Wilson Method, and MTA (Multi-sensory Learning Approach).
Phonemic awareness, fluency, accuracy, ... (read more)
...One of my favorites is comparing the colors of M&Ms in packages to see if the number of yellow is different from green or blue. I look to hearing from you and helping you achieve success in your studies.I have a B.S. in Chemistry and a Masters in Engineering Management. Both degrees required a number of advanced math classes. (read more)
...My favorite thing about tutoring is the look on my students' faces when they realize that they can be successful. Students sometimes believe that tests measure how smart they are, but many students who test poorly are smart people who are just bad at tests. I can help them fix that. (read more)
...As a teacher, I have conducted professional development classes for my colleagues on the most effective methods for teaching students whose first language is not English. I have had experience teaching refugee children from Africa, children of visiting academics, recent adoptees and immigrant ch... (read more)