...I spent five years working as a mentor/tutor for children facing challenges with learning, communication, emotional and behavioral disorders, physical disabilities, and developmental disorders. Beyond that, I have experience with tutoring international students in ESL, providing lessons tailored... (read more)
...I taught for 42 years before retiring. I am now tutoring math and enjoy helping my students understand and appreciate mathematics. The "ah ha" moments that my students experience make tutoring so rewarding!
"Who's Who Among American Teachers" - 1998, 2002, 2003
Teacher of the Year - Dept. of ... (read more)
...I went to the University of Texas at Austin. Though I was a human biology major, I was in the “Business Foundations” program which is specific to UT-Austin that falls between a minor and an associate’s degree. At UT-Austin I finished the following business courses along with the program: Social Innovation and Interviewing Principles and Practices. (read more)
...I may consider tutoring outside of this age bracket if I can see potential in a younger, motivated learner. I enjoy tutoring a wide variety of subjects including:
English (reading comprehension, non-fiction [including essay, technical manual, standard operating procedure, etc.] and fiction wri... (read more)
...I created a detailed unit for 5th graders on Optics, including a 3D model of the eye. They took my course once a week for 12 weeks and then took a final exam. I also created a year-long program based on Greek Mythology for elementary-aged students. (read more)