...My professional teaching experiences have been several semesters at university in the Sociology Dept. where I taught Cultural Diversity and Research Methods. I also taught English as a second language for 12 years in Poland to a variety of age groups; 13 - 50.I earned my doctorate in sociology a... (read more)
I am a published reference-book editor and writer with English teacher credentials in South Carolina for middle school and high school. I have tutored both English and Math to GED students and composition at the junior-college level. I also have experience as a grader of essays for state tests and a background in teaching grammar, reading, and writing to students from the fourth grade up. (read more)
...I believe students should be actively engaged in deciding what to learn about and use student interests as a jumping off point for planning lessons that increase ELA skills. As a 7th grade teacher, my students grow, on average, two grade levels in reading during the year. Over 90% of my students hit their growth goals in NWEA standardized testing. (read more)
...I enjoy opening students' minds to the idea that math is cool and conquerable!Bachelors in Mathematics (one class away).
Over 11 years tutoring students in Algebra and Geometry, mostly with learning disabilities. I have a Bachelor's in Math, with experience teaching Algebra 2. I have tutored P... (read more)
In May of 2016, I graduated with my B.A. in English: Creative Writing from Franklin & Marshall College, one of the top liberal arts colleges in the nation. This was a rigorous program that pushed me to develop my own voice as a creative writer and a literary scholar. But more than this, it pushed ... (read more)