...A skilled writer can change public opinion, warm hearts, educate readers, and bring laughter into a room filled with silence -- and that is just the start! Whatever your purpose in writing -- whether to persuade, to inform, or to entertain -- I welcome the opportunity to come alongside you! I w... (read more)
I have taught at elementary, secondary and post secondary levels. I have a permanent teacher certification in elementary (k-8) and special education (k-12). I also worked as a special education consultant providing instruction to both students and educators. I have over 35 years experience working with students from elementary through adult. (read more)
...I am a very linear thinker and instructor, I believe that more complicated math concepts cannot be fully grasped if the foundational math skills are not mastered. I am happy to help students brush up on more basic ideas if it would be beneficial to the student, as one cannot learn to run if walk... (read more)
...For those students I attempt to go out of my way to give real life examples of how they would use a particular mathematical principle either in their own lives or how the principle is applied and effects them in more of an indirect way. My hope is that by doing so they will be able to appreciate... (read more)
...I have tutored students in 21 states and a foreign country with the help of Wyzant's online tool.
** Most hours of any Des Moines area Wyzant tutor in 2017 (159 hours) **
I have a master's degree and work as a credentialed actuary (ACAS) at Chubb Insurance so I am am an expert with Excel spread... (read more)