...I taught first grade for 23 years. I served as an Instructional Specialist and an Assistant Principal for 3 years, before becoming an elementary principal of an Houston ISD elementary school - grades PK-5th - for 11 years. Handwriting was something we, as a school, made a priority, as we saw that poor handwriting was a hindrance for our students as they got older.
Spring, TXView Tutor
...We came back to the US in 2009, and I discovered that my teacher-related qualifications abroad are not recognized here. I had a Qualified Teacher Status in the UK. However, I did not want anything to hold me back, and I have now completed my BSc Degree in Psychology, with the University of Phoenix.
Shepherd, TXView Tutor
...I have taught as a substitute teacher in the Willis ISD. I would choose the grades where I was able to teach the kids and not just babysit them. I really enjoy teaching reading the old fashioned way by working with phonics lessons and readers that really give the child a great foundation in reading.
Willis, TXView Tutor
...I was successful in the ACT (score of 33), PSAT (National Merit Scholar), and SAT (2300) largely because of the tutoring I received. I only took each exam once and was able to apply the strategies I learned from my SAT tutor; anyone can be successful taking these exams with the help of a tutor. After high school, I studied public policy and finance at Princeton University.
Humble, TXView Tutor
...I have been working in the field of Special Education for the past 22 years; I began my career as a Speech Therapist and developed into an educator with a specialization in the area of Autism Spectrum Disorders. I enjoy working with elementary age students who demonstrate specific learning disab...
Houston, TXView Tutor