I have 12 years of K-12 teaching experience (as a math teacher and currently school librarian), as well as several more years of tutoring experience. I am a National Board Certified teacher. I do love tutoring because when you work individually with a student, you can really tailor your help to the student's specific needs. (read more)
...Some of these strategies are:
1) Seat the student facing me to minimize distractions.
2) Provide many activities that are kinsthetic in nature which allow the student to be actively involved in the instructional process. (e.g. Having the student skip while spelling words.)
3) Write important in... (read more)
...When I was in high school, I scored a perfect 800 on the SAT Math Sections and a 5 on the AB Calculus AP exam so I'm well aware of what it takes to do well in the classroom and on standardized tests. In high school, I scored a 5 on the Chemistry AP exam and a 7 on the IB Chemistry exam. I have ... (read more)
...I strive to understand each child's individual needs, and tailor my tutoring methods in a manner that best fits those personal needs. I also believe that a key facet to learning is enjoyment, and keep that in mind as I tutor--the more a child enjoys the subject matter as well as the teaching met... (read more)
...I have scored 6 credits in Advance Discrete mathematics in my M.S. I have Master of Education degree with Special Education. I have more than 5 years teaching experience in teaching with special needs kids. (read more)