...I also have been job shadowed by prospective computer programmers. Instead of just having these candidates sit and watch me do my job, I included them in my projects and gave them opportunities to use different platforms to write code. Java, VBA, Web Design, React, Node, Firebase, MySQLI want to be able to share my passion in computer programming with others. (read more)
...While in the Navy I taught a variety of courses as part of the ship's training department. I have taught numerous classes at various church congregations. I have tutored undergraduate students formally and informally in a variety of subjects ranging from college algebra, chemistry, computer science, and natural science to American, European, and non western history. (read more)
...Also math is a skill that is need throughout their lives - so they really need to master the skills of adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing, at least, so that other areas of math aren't as hard to learn and comprehend. I have assisted 7 people to reach college level and do it with great grade averages. I was a foster parent for 8 years, and then I adopted my two foster daughters. (read more)
...Annually, I lead a Constitution Test Prep program - 100% of students in all 4 years have passed this graduation requirement. I was a formerly licensed teacher in English and Business (did not renew Mass. certification when I moved to IL).
I have owned my own business, have taught college level psychology and world religions. I have published two books; authored five. (read more)
...I would prefer to draw on the student's school materials and augment with additional materials to support those programs. Responsible family members will be key in helping the student practice reading in the home to reinforce any reading lessons with a tutor or the school. I began my own piano ... (read more)