...As a former teacher of learning disabilities and the parent of a child diagnosed with ADD, I have had to learn adaptive strategies to help students and my son achieve success in the classroom. Some of these strategies are:
1) Seat the student facing me to minimize distractions.
2) Provide many ... (read more)
...I plan to return to HACC this spring or summer for a class in genetics. I also tutored math and science at West Shore Community College in Scottville, MI where I was taking biology, math, physics, computer science, pottery, and photography classes for my own personal interest. (I have a BS in g... (read more)
...I relate to youth and the ways they learn. There is nothing more rewarding than seeing someone learn! I'm very good at communicating concepts in a way that the knowledge stays with students. (read more)
...I hold an MS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rutgers University, NJ. I enjoy working with students (elementary, middle, and high school) and have helped a number of students become proficient and independent in many different subjects. The best part about tutoring for me is working with students one-on-one and knowing that I played a part in their academic success. (read more)
...I have experience with 2nd grade through college and work well with all age groups and life stages. I have experience with pre-algebra, algebra, algebra II, Reading, vocabulary, SAT reading, SAT math, and study skills. In my experience, when a student is having difficulty in school and completing homework, I usually back up and teach the concepts that come just before. (read more)