...Poetry, often, is a dreaded, illogical genre that most students avoid to their detriment. I bring them into that world with a new understanding. I also emphasize a discipline with vocabulary and reading which strengthens a student's ability to grasp concepts. (read more)
...For many students, being able to double their effective reading speed and learning sophisticated guessing strategies will significantly raise their scores, independent of a complete content review. To give you an example of how detailed and thorough I am, I have cataloged the most common reasons... (read more)
...During my seven years teaching high school I taught Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, AP Calculus AB and BC. I also taught SAT Math Prep and Years I, II, III and IV of IMP (Interactive Math Program).
While at the community college I earned the "Excellence in Teaching" award. At the university I received "BG's Best" award. (read more)
...Currently, I teach mainly sophomores and juniors preparing them for PSAT, SAT and Advanced Placement language and composition. During the summer, I teach summer school where I motivate students who struggle with reading and writing. I work with students with a 504 plan, students with different disabilities, students who are not motivated or students who are willing to go above and beyond. (read more)