...I am completing a joint PhD in Anthropology and History. I have formally taught for 2.5 years at University of Michigan and Spelman College, but I have several more years of tutoring, mentoring, and college advising experience as well. I have also supervised other tutors, developed success strategies, consulted on curriculum development, and conducted major research on academic advising.
...I previously taught in several after school programs to help students with homework, and in additional areas of need. I have experience in working to help at- risk students working closely with Title 1 & ESL, and the RTI committee and using my Mathematics, Reader?s & Writer?s Workshop background...
...If you've always wanted to learn Japanese, I encourage you to give it a try - and I'd be more than happy to teach you! I myself have studied several foreign languages throughout my academic career. Doing so has given me useful insight into the most effective methods of learning and teaching a second language.
Fairburn, GAView Tutor
...I have taught special education for 5 years in an elementary and middle school setting. I worked with students that faced challenges such as asperger, autism, learning disabilities, traumatic brain injury, and emotional disorders. I am certified to teach Special Education K-12.
Alpharetta, GAView Tutor
...I have taught reading and writing skills to elementary students, first and second grade in particular. The children I teach have the additional challenge of learning English as their second language. I use innovative strategies for teaching sight words in context, writing stories with the child and using creativity and encouragement to foster motivation.