...Now, I have a degree in secondary education, and I am a certified teacher. I want to help others attain their own success in academics. I have experience tutoring reading (elementary and secondary), math (elementary, Pre-Algebra, Algebra, and Geometry), and also test preparation (SAT and ACT). I have helped many students improve grades and test scores, and their success is important to me. (read more)
...They live in 4 different states so we spend our weekends visiting them. I enjoy jogging and walking and have set myself lots of goals with half-marathons. I am definitely retired but not tired! (read more)
...No more "we haven't done this problem type before". Only problem type is “follow the directions”. Communicate solutions, not incantations.
- Develop Agency: Knowing if your work is right is your job, not the teacher’s. Experiment, get your own feedback, answer your own curiosity. (read more)
6 Subjects: includingAlgebra 2,Calculus,Precalculus,Discrete Math
...I have over 14 credit hours of Elementary Education Student Teaching, and I have spent approximately 350 hours of volunteer teaching in elementary classrooms. My Nebraska teaching license also includes a K-8 Reading Endorsement. Areas of study for this endorsement include, but are not limited to: phonics, reading fluency and comprehension, spelling, vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation. (read more)
I currently teach adult education for the Nebraska Department of Corrections. I am also working on an EdD degree through UNL. My doctoral focus is on a dialogical approach to adult education, specifically within the world of corrections education. (read more)