...I taught at a school for students with "Social/Emotional Disabilities" for 10 years. My subjects included Math, Woodshop, and Vocational Skills. I worked with students from age 8 through High School, but primarily with adolescents. (read more)
...While this is a comprehensive reading program and not focused on phonics, I often use the model of having different forms of media and instruction to vary my teaching approach in reading as I center the student's material around their reading level. It helps greatly to have reading material that... (read more)
My specialties are: AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP Seminar, AP Research, SAT, ACT. I hold a Master of Arts from Columbia University (Teaching of English) and a Bachelor of Arts from New York University (English and Art History).
I have 11 years of experience in the... (read more)
...I would welcome the opportunity to share practical solutions that you can use now and in the future. I worked for many years as a literacy tutor, and know how to teach the fundamentals beginning and intermediate readers need to know. I believe in the phonics method, rather that "whole language" or similar strategies. (read more)
...My 7th graders are accelerated students. Aside from having a Philippines teaching license, I hold a Vermont and New Hampshire teaching certificate with an endorsement in math 7-12. I've been teaching math for about 8 years now, and I have experienced different strategies and techniques in math instruction. (read more)