I graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in physics while taking several elective math courses. I was also awarded the Physics department's Outstanding Physics Major award. Meanwhile, I worked for a local tutoring company for 3 years working with students wherein I taught all levels of high school math and physics, as well as SAT prep. (read more)
...I have created spelling books with each weeks words to better prepare the student for any type of assessment their teacher might use for progress monitoring. I have worked with students in grades K-4th as a classroom aide. I have worked with students that require resource help in 4th grade math. (read more)
...However, I believe that a solid supplemental, at-home routine where we work together helps fine-tune what is taught in school. Just a little effort each day is what kept my children ready for daily classroom lessons. My goal is to get a student to ask a question relating to 'what's next?' rather than 'what just happened?'
My professional background includes banking and software. (read more)
...It pains me to see students struggle when I know a little bit of additional help can often help them achieve their goals. I substitute teach and hold a current substitute teachers certificate along with a paraprofessional certificate. I have spent the past few years helping a few high school students with their studies. (read more)