...Although my instruction is rigorous and intense, the time usually flies by and my kids usually have a pretty good time. I've been coaching and tutoring full-time, primarily test preparation and subject coaching, as well as helping students write college application essays. I have much experienc... (read more)
...My experience in SAT Reading and Writing tutoring has been extensive - I've worked with students in these areas, with considerable success, for more than a decade. I have tutored SAT Writing extensively. My background as a professional journalist as well as years in the classroom certainly helps. (read more)
...I have taught the Bible in Sunday School, youth groups, and at Christian schools for 29 years. My major in college was social studies/US history. I have a liberal arts education with 2 bachelors degrees and 3 masters degrees. (read more)
...In college I was required to take a class in public speaking and in graduate school, I presented research papers, abstracts and posters at professional meetings (Geological Society of America and the Oregon Academy of Science ). As an exploration geologist I routinely gave project tours and pres... (read more)
...Since 2013 I have been an instructor in a GED program. Through the years, many students have thanked me for explaining things in language they can understand. I believe that most students have more skill than they think they do..
I find there are four common areas where beginning students struggle; fractions, percents minus signs and word problems. (read more)