...I also worked for DuPage County as a clinician for over nine years with children, adolescents, and families. This position involved identifying strategies to assist clients in working with challenges, such as ADHD, Asperger's, sensory integration issues, and mood disorders. Since I am currently... (read more)
...I retired from a 27-year career with IBM. During that time, I wrote numerous business briefs and many pieces of marketing literature. In addition to the above, I have taken specific ACT prep training via a private company. (read more)
...These methods include:
* Taking notes, and having students follow along, copying the full notes for themselves.
* Frequently stopping to have students explain what they understand in their own words.
* Breaking problems down into step-by-step plans - even students who struggle with the material c... (read more)
...One of the classes I took for my English degree was specifically on grammar, and I know how to graph a sentence as well as each part of speech. I currently tutor grammar and have seen improvement with my students. I majored in English and the Rhetorical Arts. (read more)
...I won the Botany award for my genetic research on plants as an undergraduate, and I have done extensive research in Computational Biology for my Ph.D. dissertation. I was a teaching assistant for both undergraduate and graduate students for a variety of Biology classes. In my free time, I volun... (read more)