...I played Water Polo for four years while in High School. I also managed the female water polo teach for 2 years. This entailed maintaining equipment, traveling with the team, operating clocks, and maintaining the books. (read more)
...I was a foster parent for 8 years, and then I adopted my two foster daughters. I decided to go into my husband's construction business. Our last child is in 6th grade and she is an A+ student in every subject. (read more)
...My certification is for Learning Disabilities and Behavior Disorders. I have also been a director at a non-profit tutoring center and a teacher at a residential treatment center for children/youth with emotional disorders. As a tutor I would prefer to work with materials from the student's school assignments, augmenting those materials with methods specific to the student's learning style. (read more)
...I was a formerly licensed teacher in English and Business (did not renew Mass. certification when I moved to IL).
I have owned my own business, have taught college level psychology and world religions. I have published two books; authored five. I love to write and to teach how to write well. (read more)
...I was member of my high school chess club and have continued playing off and on during my life. I prefer to use real world and current social and entertainment trends to help students understand physics and engineering. I've been known to use angry birds examples to teach about projectiles and could see the use of current media to teach other physics topics. (read more)