...I have taught struggling students the basics of decoding skills in reading and I have challenged proficient readers to critically analyze the great works of literature. In addition to my experience as a teacher I have had other contacts with students through my time as a football coach, baseball... (read more)
...I was awarded a full-tuition scholarship to The Catholic University of America, where, in a little over four years, I earned both an M.A. in rhetoric and composition and a B.A. in literature. I graduated magna cum laude and was designated a University Scholar for my excellence in the honors prog... (read more)
...I have tutored all ages in the phonics program. The students ages have varied from 5 years old to high school age. When teaching ESL, I work with the student to find out what is their goal(s). I then present material that will help the student reach that goal(s). I mix oral work with reading and writing to help the student learn English. (read more)
...A. I was the Math Department Chair and Algebra I Instructor at UIC College Prep (Chicago, IL) for 4 years.
*During this time, our students earned the highest ACT Math Score for a non-selective charter school in the Chicago area.
*I worked with students with IEP's that struggled with paying atte... (read more)