...After graduating and using my degree for a while, I decided that I needed a job with more of a sense of fulfillment. I decided to get my education degree and I just finished receiving my Masters degree in Middle Grades Education. I am finishing up my 11th year as our school's 6th grade math teacher. (read more)
...In that way, the students can understand and remember what they are learning and can move on quickly to the next task. I want to build a justifiable confidence in students as they hone their new skills. As students see positive results from their effort and begin to feel a sense of control over... (read more)
...Army. I taught 6th grade Reading/Language Arts, Science and Math which I loved and looked forward to doing every day. I also worked with the Department of Defense Education Activity (DODEA) for three years as a Special Education Program Aide for students with Emotional Disturbance, ADHD, Autism and Learning Disabilities. (read more)
...All these appointments were (and are) full time. I have tutored foreign students living in the United States. I also specialize in SAT and GRE Verbal prep, as I received a 720 out of 800 in 1997 on the GRE Verbal (99th percentile).
I make clear to my students that, based on my IQ, I should h... (read more)
I have a Master's of Science degree in Mathematics from Texas A&M University. After 20 years in the corporate world, I have been an Assistant Professor at a local university for 12.5 years. While in graduate school, I tutored extensively and was very successful with my students, often helping a student raise an "F" at midterm to a "B" by the end of the semester. (read more)