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Tom F.

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Dallas, GA (30157)

Travel radius
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Tom's Tutoring Subjects

Approved subjects are in bold.
Corporate Training:
Career Development
College Counseling
Grammar
Public Speaking more »
Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT English
ACT Math
ACT Reading
ACT Science
Career Development
College Counseling
PSAT
SAT Math
SAT Reading
SAT Writing
SSAT
Homeschool:
Algebra 1
Algebra 2
Biology
Calculus
Chemistry
Elementary (K-6th) more »
English
Geometry
Physics
Prealgebra
Precalculus
Reading
SAT Math
SAT Reading
Statistics
Study Skills more »
Writing
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD more »
Aspergers more »
Autism more »
Dyslexia more »
Hard Of Hearing
Phonics more »
Special Needs more »
Business:
Career Development
Public Speaking more »
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th) more »
Elementary Math
Elementary Science
Grammar
Phonics more »
Reading
Study Skills more »
Vocabulary
History:
American History
Government & Politics
Social Studies
Science:
ACT Science
Biochemistry
Biology
Chemistry
Organic Chemistry
Philosophy
Physics
Sociology
Math:
ACT Math
Algebra 1
Algebra 2
Calculus
Geometry
Prealgebra
Precalculus
Probability
SAT Math
Statistics
Trigonometry
English:
ACT English
ACT Reading
English
Grammar
Literature
Public Speaking more »
Reading
SAT Reading
SAT Writing
Vocabulary
Writing

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ADD/ADHD

I have taught special needs students in areas of ADD/ADHD in all grade levels for over 8 years. I am fully certified in this area in the state of Georgia.
I have had much success in developing an individualized teaching method for ADD/ADHD students and helping them achieve their goals.

Aspergers

I have taught in the special RESA program in Georgia for students that have psychiatric/severe special needs including aspergers, autism, bi-polar for more than 8 years. The grade levels include grades 4 thru 12. I have developed special individualized programs for each of these special needs students. These classes were self contained with no more than 8 students in the class.

Autism

I have taught students with autism, aspergers, and other special needs in the Georgia Resa program for more than 8 years. In addition, I have developed and implemented special individualized instructional programs for each of my students. Also, each of my students have been able to achieve many of their life goals as a result of my teachings. I have developed a special trust and bond with each of my students which is primary basis for my success with them.

Dyslexia

I have taught Dyslexia students at both the middle and high school levels. More specifically, I have taught Dyslexia students in the RESA Phycho Educational Program in Georgia for 5 years. These students ranged in age from 10 to 17.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am a certified teacher in Georgia prek-6 in all subjects. I have taught in elementary school for 10 years. My BS degree is in elementary education as well as my Master's. In addition, I also hold a post graduate degree as Educational Specialist.

Phonics

I am a certified teacher in PreK-5 and have taught language arts including phonics for 10 years. In addition I have taught reading and phonics in middle school for 8 years. All of my teaching includes reading, English, and language arts.

Public Speaking

I have a masters degree in education and have minored in Public Speaking.In my positions as math/science coach,Executive Director of Employee Relations, and Assistant Supt., I have been responsible for all in service training programs. I have made hundreds of speaking engagements before adults, students,parents, and school boards. In addition,I have trained students on how to make presentations before their peers and professors. I have performed thee activities for more than 20 years.

Special Needs

I have taught in the RESA psychiatric/special needs program in Georgia for 8 years. These students were all diagnosed with one of the following: Asperger's, autism, bi-polar, split personality, ADD, ADHD as well other unique disorders. My students ranged from 4th through 12th grade. Most of my students read at least 3-4 below their grade level. I also developed special curriculum for each of my students as well as an IEP.

Study Skills

I have a masters degree in education and have taught students how to study and prepare for all types of exams, in all subjects including for state and national exams. In adddition I have tutored hundreds of students preparing for the ACT and SAT entrance exams. I have taught these study skills for more than 20 years as an educator.

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