...The school provided me with an ongoing training in teaching techniques. I do believe that being a native speaker of a language does not necessarily make you a teacher of that language. Experience does matter, as well as knowledge and reflection on your own language. (read more)
...I am credentialed as a California teacher with a Multiple Subject credential. My early years in the profession were spent teaching 2nd graders to read. I spent 5 to 6 years teaching letter recognition and phonics. (read more)
8 Subjects: includingReading,Grammar,Elementary (K-6th),Elementary Math
...The high scores are greater than three times the national average. What makes this even more impressive is that I only saw my students an average of 2.5 times per week (2 days one week, 3 days the next, alternating).
I was trained as a Classicist, a Chemist, and a Mathematician. I have enjoyed... (read more)
...Last summer, I collaborated with the CSULB Department of Science Education to facilitate the Science Professional Academy for K-8 teachers in the Norwalk-La Mirada School District, in which I trained elementary school teachers on the implementation of Next Generation Science Standards. With my c... (read more)
...I am a certified ESL teacher with over 20 years of experience teaching TOEFL. I have very specific methods for improving all areas of the TOEFL exam, including the two writing sections. I also emphasize vocabulary with regular vocabulary improvement lessons and quizzes. (read more)