...I use research-based programs to help students with dyslexia improve their phonemic awareness, phonics, spelling, and decoding skills. I also work with students who have speech delays. Many of my speech-delayed students have a language disorder. (read more)
...Tutoring this subject has led me to re-live my college days and keeps my mind fresh and active. Both the ACT and SAT math sections of these exams are at times very tricky! They don't necessarily always test the prowess of math skills but more with understanding just what is being asked to do. (read more)
I am fantastic at helping students with all levels of integrated math, including integrated math levels 1 through 3. I am a veteran of the United States Army. I hold a valid and current Certificate of Clearance along with a valid substitute teaching permit, each issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing.
"I hear, and I forget. (read more)
I have been teaching for 18 years and 14 of those have been math. I have taught at the elementary level, middle school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1) and high school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, and Geometry).
I enjoy working with students and I really enjoy seeing a student grasp a concept that... (read more)
...I am experienced at preparing students for standardized tests such as the SAT (Math, Chemistry and Biology), AP (Chemistry and Biology), ACS Chemistry Olympiad and the MCAT. Many of my students earn scores of 5 on the AP Exam and/or 800 on the SAT Subject test. I have been recognized by MIT (4 times) for being the most influential high school teacher of one of their incoming freshman. (read more)