...I teach my students to see what high achieving students see, recruit relevant concepts from memory, & apply them to gain a competitive edge.
2. Eliminate Weaknesses - Studying on their own, few students can actually improve their own performance. Though they know which subjects give them difficulty, they are unable to understand WHY they go wrong or how to avoid that error. (read more)
...As for teaching style, I feel that the concept drives the skill. If you have the idea of what to do on a problem, you do not need to complete 10 similar problems. As such, I like to spend more time on the why than the what. (read more)
...Among the skills I taught were reading, writing, vocabulary, speaking, and comprehending in a variety of situations. I taught these skills to adults in a program at Arkansas State University and in the ESL and English programs at Bellevue College in Washington state. I have helped prepare high school students to take the SAT exams for many years. (read more)
...Confidence is a critical aspect of learning English-the confidence to practice often, without fear of embarrassment or shame, makes learning faster and more enjoyable. I believe that being able to speak, read, and write English confidently and well is one of the best predictors of professional a... (read more)
...I have done private tutoring in ACT math and can provide references supporting my skills. I am proficient in the material and subjects covered on the math portion of the ACT. In algebra 1, I earned an A grade. (read more)