...I am proficient in a variety of ways to help students learn the alphabetic principle. Specifically, I have been trained in Lindamood Bell and SpellRead instructional programs. As a certified special educator, I have worked successfully with students who experience symptoms of attention deficit disorder.
...Quadratic equations. 7. Inequality statements and solutions. 8. Ratio, proportions and variations. 9.
...For Math, I would write everything out and demonstrate it many times over so that he was able to firmly grasp the concepts. For Science, I would use the white board, but we would also do "hands-on" Science experiments for him to physically see what was happening. For Social Studies, we would cover a lesson about (for example) the Inuits and the way they lived.
...Additionally, I use differential equations in my research building mathematical modeling of ecosystems as a PhD student in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Arizona. I have a BS in Computer Engineering from the University of Kansas. I graduated 3rd in my class and have studied the design, implementation, and usage of computer programming.
...Bridging general rules with real world problems and current events helps students succeed.As a tutor I have established a strategy for teaching good study habits. This includes emphasis on time management, self-discipline and accountability. I have a checklist for each student: class syllabus, notebook, and calendar for homework and projects.
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