...I have had experience through practicums, student teaching, tutoring, and teaching my own first grade classroom in the area of mathematics for three years. These experiences have given me opportunities to work with grade level standards, develop lessons that include differentiation, and provide ... (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)
...My students and I have the same books, so we're literally 'on the same page.'
I write a summary of the lesson including the new assignment and send as an email. Knowing something about the 'science' of music enhances your understanding, enjoyment and creativity. So I like to include theory and ear-training with each lesson. (read more)
...Throughout my undergraduate career, I have been fortunate to have the opportunity to tutor and guide high school and university students. I have tutored students in Chemistry, Trigonometry, Biology, and writing skills. All of my students have showcased significant improvement in their respective subject areas. (read more)
...My approach when tutoring is to find a perspective that makes the most sense to the student. I like to use examples, draw "pictures," and make analogies to help a student understand a concept from a place they already understand. I have found that a person cannot understand in specific detail w... (read more)