I am a certified History Teacher. I have taught US History as well as Advanced Placement US History. I have been extremely successful with teaching students and preparing them for the AP test for US History.
I received my Bachelor's degree in History from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign along with my secondary education teaching certificate. In my program there was an emphasis on anthropology and I took several courses. I am familiar enough with the content to be an effective tutor in that content area.
I am a secondary education certified teacher and I have taught in high schools and middle schools, therefore elementary topics are certainly within my content scope and range. My middle school teaching background allows me to be able to teach elementary topics very well. Tutoring K-6th topics would be extremely feasible for me and I would be able to prepare students for their next level of education.
I am qualified to tutor elementary math because I excel in the subject. In addition to my humanities background and qualifications math is another strong point. Tutoring in this area would not be a problem.
I am a highly qualified English teacher. I have taught English language arts for sophomores and seniors in high school. I have taught World Literature and taught readings from Chaucer, Shakespeare and more. I have also taught African-American Literature and taught several novels and higher level readings. I am very skilled in proofreading and have been a continual proofreader for graduation speakers at the high school where I teach.
As a high school social studies and English teacher I would be a great fit for tutoring someone in preparation for the GED. I prepare students for tests all the time and have great methods of making learning easy and meaningful for students.
As a certified History teacher I am also endorsed to teach Geography. As a History teacher I am continuously teaching geography skills and knowledge. I am knowledgable in the subject area and it fits in with my history background.
Government & Politics
As a certified History teacher I am qualified to teach government and politics. I have taught government and politics at a high school in my teaching career. As a US History teacher, teaching government and politics is apart of my usual curriculum.
I am a highly qualified English teacher. I teach grammar within the English courses I teach. I am very skilled at helping students proofread their work and understand the conventions of grammar.
I have taught high school literature to sophomores and seniors. I have taught World Literature and African-American Literature. I am a lover of reading and have taught a variety of novels from The Canterbury Tales to Their Eyes Were Watching God and more.
I am a highly qualified English teacher. I have taught sophomore and senior English. As an English teacher, I feel that I am extremely capable of being an effective tutor in phonics.
I am a highly qualified English teacher. I have mounds of experience proofreading students' written work. I am a continual speech coach and proofreader for graduation speakers at my high school where I have taught. I also do countless activities in my English courses on peer reviews, proofreading, writing drafts and more. I would be great in helping tutor students in this area.
As an English teacher I have implemented speaking skills in my courses. I have taught in a school that specializes in teaching public speaking skills through an outside program called the LEAP Language for Scholars Program which focuses on speaking skills for students. Through the program I have worked to implement speech goals through my teaching practices.
I am a highly qualified English teacher. I have a great deal of experience in teaching reading skills and comprehension skills. I would be great in helping tutor students in this area.
I have been the Head Coach for the Girls Softball team at a high school for 2 years now. I played in a women's softball league for several years. I was the first coach that launched the Girls Softball program. We had our first win in our first season and will continue playing this season and beyond.
I have taught an enrichment course in the past that focused on core study skills for success in high school. The course was a summer enrichment course for incoming freshmen. It taught study skills for use in class and out of class. One component of the course was note-taking.
As an English teacher I have also taught vocabulary acquisition in my courses. I am effective at getting students to understand the meaning of words through applying their knowledge and using context clues. Vocabulary is a strong point for me as I seek to always broaden my vocabulary and I can do the same for students I tutor.
As a history teacher I am certified to teach World History. I have taught 6th grade World History. I am culturally learned and can make World History topics relevant and meaningful for students I tutor by connecting content to modern day and current events.
I am an extremely skilled writer and can transfer my skills to students I tutor. As an English teacher I focus heavily on writing skills to make students college ready. I emphasize all mechanics of grammar and syntax in my students' writing. I challenge students daily to improve their writing abilities. I proofread my students' writing constantly for school, classes, applications and college and scholarship essays. I would be an excellent choice in tutoring students in strengthening their writing abilities.