...Dept. of Insurance, where I have employed there for 16 years. I was instrumental in organizing the Leap Partnership, which is coalition of educators, parents, and concerned citizens, whose sole purpose is to prepare 4th and 8th graders for the Leap Test. This organization was founded in Lafayette, La. in 2004, and there has been over 150 students who have participated in the program. (read more)
I have been tutoring math at the college level for several years. I have worked for the University of Louisiana and also for the South Louisiana Community College as a math and science tutor. My work experience as a tutor for The South Louisiana Community College, and as a former Academic Coach fo... (read more)
...Additionally, note-taking provides a helpful study guide for upcoming exams.
3) Discipline: Academic success requires self-control, such as knowing when to turn the TV off and go study. It is often tempting to blame one's failures on lack of innate intelligence, rather than on a misguided work ethic. But with consistent hard work, it is possible to master even the most difficult material. (read more)
...I currently have a Master of Science degree in Mathematics and I feel that my background will be an advantage for your child. I have taught high school science, algebra, geometry, applied math, honors geometry and physics, and college level algebra and trigonometry. I trained teachers to use the TI-83 graphing calculator. (read more)
...Many students have an "Aha!" moment when simple explanations are given to them about algebra or geometry concepts. I am a Louisiana certified teacher. My certificate data is available upon request. (read more)