...I recently worked with a student to help her pass Algebra I over the summer. Not only did she not have to retake the class, she did very well in Geometry the following school year. When I was in high school, I scored a perfect 800 on the SAT Math Sections and a 5 on the AB Calculus AP exam so I'm well aware of what it takes to do well in the classroom and on standardized tests. (read more)
...You must frequently share with students how you continue to learn as an adult and how valuable learning has been in your life.
3)Allow Youth to Discover Through Their Own Experiences
Never tell students something they can discover for themselves. Case studies and role playing can lead to valuab... (read more)
...I also hold two B.A.'s from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA in International Studies and Spanish. I have a little over 10 years of teaching/tutoring experience and am always finding ways to improve my pedagogy so that I can be the best tutor for you. I am a Teach for America alumna, have ta... (read more)
Hello, my name is John and I have a B.A. in English as well as an M.F.A. in Creative Writing, both earned at George Mason University. I have worked as a writer for several years, most recently as the Senior Content Developer for Premier Exhibitions, where I researched and wrote the exhibition copy ... (read more)
...I taught grammar lessons to classes of up to 20 students and organized peer editing sessions which concentrated on a variety of topics including grammar and proofreading. I am also a former news editor for a student run newspaper, which required me to review articles for a variety of things incl... (read more)