...I am a lifelong learner and strive to share my life of learning with all my students. I have worked with students in a variety of placements including residential, alternative school, instructional, resource, and co-taught. I have worked with students with special needs including Autism, ADHD, ... (read more)
...I want to help you to be confident in your learning and your education and I hope you give me the chance to do so. I have taught 4 years in Elementary school as a 1st grade and a 4th grade teacher and 2 years in middle school as a 7th grade math teacher. I am currently a middle school math interventionist. (read more)
...As a parent of three grown children I have many years of experience in helping elementary school children succeed. In addition to working with my own children I assisted classroom teachers with teaching computer skills as well as reading and spelling. I tutored several students with basic keyboarding skills and basic word processing skills. (read more)
...I recognize that each student has different needs and I adapt my teaching style to best help students succeed. I love helping students make connections between their lives and their school work, which deepens their understanding. It is so much easier to remember information and really understand what you are learning when you can draw connections to things you already know. (read more)
...However, I believe that a solid supplemental, at-home routine where we work together helps fine-tune what is taught in school. Just a little effort each day is what kept my children ready for daily classroom lessons. My goal is to get a student to ask a question relating to 'what's next?' rather than 'what just happened?'
My professional background includes banking and software. (read more)