...The ASVAB is a battery of skills test designed to identify approprate placement into a military job, or "rate." Higher scores enable prospective military personnel to select from a wider variety of rates. Lower scores limit the rate options. Scores which are not passing may prevent a person from joining the Armed Forces. (read more)
...I have also worked as a private caregiver for one student with autism for four years. Recently, I passed the test to become a behavior technician trained in Applied Behavioral Analytic methods for working with autistic clients. I also have an MSEd. in Special Education. (read more)
...From the perspective of philosophy, mathematics is "applied Logic" and so it is not unreasonable to suggest that I have a great deal of Logic background (proof writing in particular).
When tutoring Logic I make a particular effort to discuss how the techniques are relevant to daily life, and how... (read more)
...In my view, clarity of observation and attention are at the heart of all learning. In this view, for example, reading is not separate from writing, and both can be applied to and generated by observation and thoughtful contemplation - the roots of all great science and innovation. I enjoy working one-on-one with students because this allows for completely individualized curriculum and focus. (read more)
...I take my job as a tutor seriously, but I am laid back when it comes to my teaching style. I look forward to hearing from you, and helping you reach your educational goals. As a professional educator through Sylvan Learning and the Longview/Kelso School District, I frequently taught Math through middle and high school level topping out at Algebra 2/Trig level. (read more)