...I also teach in a tested grade, so test-taking skills and strategies is part of my daily instruction. I excel in Reading, Mathematics, Writing, Curriculum & Instruction, and Content Knowledge. I am currently preparing to take the Praxis for ESOL certification and visit ETS' website frequently to access their study guides and sample questions. (read more)
Originally I chose the health sciences as my career path. Anyways, five years ago I was happily accepted into a medical school, and spent three years studying to become a physician (currently on a temporary leave from school due to family issues).
I graduated with a cumulative A- in my science cou... (read more)
After teaching Latin and English (and occasionally German) at the same high school for 30 years, I have recently retired and now teach study skills and SAT prep classes at the local community college. I was dual certified by the National Board of Professional Teaching Standards, something that less... (read more)
...While none of these strategies are magical or guarantee all students will achieve success, they do create a learning environment which is conducive to quality instruction and improved student achievement. I taught a course on study skills to post secondary students at the Community College of Al... (read more)
...My training took place at Hood College, where I was a Theatre minor. My instructors included Jen Plants, Tony Tsendeas, and Joe Brady. My special skills/dialects include improvisation, British Accent(s), Irish Accent, Southern USA Accent, A Cappella Singing, and Ululating. (read more)