...I have also taught writing skills for graduate level admissions tests. The Test of English as a Second Language--the TOEFL--requires you to apply English skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. Also tested as part of the speaking and writing sections is one's correct use of English grammar.
...So. we work on using techniques that systematically help them find the correct answers. An important goal for educators of elementary school students is that their students receive an excellent foundation from which they can later build. This means presenting learning materials in a way the student can relate.
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...I recently completed a course in American Westerns in Film and Literature. My visual arts degrees required knowledge and analysis of classic European, American, and some Japanese films. I have had years of study in Greek and Roman Art History at the graduate and undergraduate levels.
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Good writing and reading skills provide a sound basis for success in all areas. I am a certified teacher with 28 years experience teaching writing, reading, literary analysis, and vocabulary development. I can provide writing assistance with projects and presentations in subject areas beyond the language arts classroom.
...Six years prior to my retirement I began tutoring mathematics as often as my engineering work schedule would allow. This tutoring experience over the last seven years has been extremely rewarding on a personal level. Now that I have retired from industry I would like to devote more time to helping young people improve their reasoning skills.