...As the lead teacher, I helped to create the Year Long Plans for both ELA 9 and ELA 12 classes that were aligned to the Common Core State Standards. Furthermore, I developed the curriculum for two classes, a Composition I class and a Shakespeare elective entitled Shakespeare Alive!, both which I ... (read more)
...I look forward to working with you!
- TobyWhile pursuing my degree in chemistry, I took 3 semesters of calculus. Since graduating I have stayed interested in math, and I have taken courses in linear algebra and statistics. I have tutored students in a variety of math courses including calculus, geometry, and algebra. (read more)
...Instruction is structured but appropriate to the student's age. The biggest reward is when I see students gain confidence because they notice their improvement. My background as a Speech and Language Pathologist allows me to understand the function of normal and disordered language acquisition and how it relates to reading and writing. (read more)
...I've worked with many wonderful students who are constantly teaching me that there's a different "best teaching strategy" for every learner. The modern classroom doesn't serve the needs of all students. Too many students believe that they are "bad at math", or "bad at science", when their real struggle has been with the demands of one-size-fits-all education. (read more)
...Advanced saxophonists will continue to polish technique and expanding their repertoire, with a focus towards audition preparation and competition. Further work in multi-sax fluency will be completed. PIANO STUDIO: Prefer to teach children on piano. 10+ years experience. (read more)