...I have been fortunate enough to do so with students of all backgrounds and initial skill levels, from those with English as a native language to those with English as a second, third, and even fourth language. I built my own curriculum as part of Harvard's Specialized Studies Program, focusing s... (read more)
...After minoring in English, including studies at Columbia University, I achieved 25+ years as a published author. I am up to six years and counting as a judge/ mentor in the Long Island Science & Engineering Fair. If you request a topic I cannot cover, I will gladly tell you. (read more)
...Helping students catch up with work due to a long absence in school.
15. Helping students take placement exams in college and high school.
16. Helping young teachers get better scores on the Praxis Exam.
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...I believe that learning mathematics is about understanding important concepts, not memorizing a bunch of formulas, and that obtaining the right answer is less important than trying to understand a problem and devising a method to solve it, even if that method isn't what the teacher is looking for... (read more)
...I have taught theater and arts and crafts in summer camps and created an after-school cooking program that makes learning math, reading, and social studies fun while also giving kids crucial life skills in planning, team work, nutrition and safety. I specialize in helping struggling students or ... (read more)