...I have proven success with test preparation, content mastery and building student confidence. I have a B.A. in History from Northern Michigan University (2005).
I have five-plus years of full-time teaching experience in multiple Social Studies areas (U.S. History, World History, World Geography, Economics, Civics, U.S. (read more)
...Kids seem to really like me, and several children on my street often come to visit me. I believe that people learn better when it is fun, and when they feel confident about themselves and their abilities. I keep my expectations high while setting realistic goals that will better enable a child (or adult's) success. (read more)
...I have two years experience at tutoring chemistry now. As a professional math tutor for seven years, I have tutored Geometry six years. I supervised a mathematics lab for a year and a half where this subject was taught and was an embedded tutor in that lab for three years. (read more)
I was originally a school music teacher, and taught all band instruments grades 5-12 for ten years. The guitar, however, is my primary instrument, and I have been teaching private guitar students since the 1970's. Since leaving the teaching profession, I have tutored music, mathematics, and Spanish. (read more)
...SAT Reading requires being able to get the main point of a short passage quickly and make decisions how to answer questions regarding the passage in the best way possible. Practice in these skills with constructive analysis of mistakes can be of great help in improving the SAT Reading score. SAT writing measures the proficient use of standard English. (read more)