...As a former teacher of learning disabilities and the parent of a child diagnosed with ADD, I have had to learn adaptive strategies to help students and my son achieve success in the classroom. Some of these strategies are:
1) Seat the student facing me to minimize distractions.
2) Provide many ... (read more)
...Creativity, perseverance, working well with others, contributing to a team, while still being able to work independently are equally as important. I have taught math to all ages from PreK-12, the earliest math through AP Calculus. I have worked with students who struggle and dislike math and those who are highly gifted and love it. (read more)
...My Pennsylvania certifications are in English, Special Education, and Elementary Education. My teaching experiences have been with students from preschool through college, primarily in a public high school for more than fifteen years. I taught English 10, English 11, and English 12 in both the ... (read more)
...Most recently, I taught these skills to adults who were preparing to take the GED test. As an experienced elementary and middle school teacher, I have taught English/Language Arts skills for over 20 years. Also, as an experienced pre-GED/GED instructor, I taught English/Reading/Writing skills for several years at the high school level. (read more)
...I also love playing chess and have taught many young people the game. By starting out with just a few pieces at a time, new players are not overwhelmed by the complexity of the game.I have been tutoring algebra 1 since 2003. I have been tutoring Algebra 2 since 2003. (read more)