...I have passed both the Illinois Test of Academic Proficiency (TAP), which is a basic skills test for K-12 teachers and the ILTS Mathematics Content Area exam, which is also geared toward K-12 instruction. I scored greater than 90% proficiency on each test. I have also volunteered in kindergarten and grade school classrooms, assisting with reading and computer literacy instruction. (read more)
I graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Chemistry from Saint Martin's University. I have worked as a chemist in the private sector and as a financial and budget analyst in the public sector, but have been at home most recently raising my children. I have taught mostly younger kids -- mine and others -- pre-algebra, algebra, and geometry for three years. (read more)
...This major is heavily based in science and math, and I have maintained a 4.0 GPA. In this time I have taken advanced courses such as Honors Chemistry and Differential Equations. I also received a score of 1580 on the SAT, with a perfect 800 on the SAT math portion. (read more)
With my teaching experience of all levels of high school mathematics and the appropriate use of technology, I will do everything to find a way to help you learn mathematics. I can not promise a quick fix, but I will not stop working if you make the effort.
-BillI will send detailed information this evening that includes 30 years teaching math including AP Calculus. (read more)
...I have more than 40 years of experience in both research and manufacturing. I have worked in the nuclear, pulp and paper, organic lignin products, and inorganic products industries. I hold two patents related to chemical engineering. (read more)