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Last year I was working full-time as a Long-term substitute theology teacher at the Academy of the Holy Cross in Kensington, MD. I taught five classes of a total of over 100 students. Two years ago, I worked as the director of religious education at St. Mary's in Rockville, MD and as a part-time tour guide at the Franciscan Monastery in Northeast Washington, D.C. For the former I was in charge of the CCD program including over 320 students.
Prior to that I completed my MA in church history at The Catholic University of America; prior to that I received my BA in political science and history from Syracuse University.
I am especially well educated in US history (I received a 5/5 on my AP US History Exam and a 740 on the SAT II in US History) and am well versed in European history, especially Church history. I am also quite skilled in the field of Biblical studies. I look forward to helping share my knowledge, insight, and passion for all of this subject matter with various students.
I have years of experience in American History. In High School I received a 5/5 on my AP U.S. History Exam and a 740/800 on the SAT II Exam in U.S. History. I received my BA in Political Science and History with concentrations in American and European History. I have an excellent understanding of the formation of the U.S., the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, and American participation in both World Wars.
I am well qualified to tutor in the subject of religion due to my extensive history background as well as the number of years during which I received religious education in a private Catholic school. Furthermore, I have extensive catechetical and apologetics experience and served as a Campus Minister for one year and as a Director of Religious Education for one year. I know a great deal of the Bible from memory and am familiar with the exegesis of the biblical text, having led a number of Bible Studies in the past.
I have been playing Chess for all of my life. I won my High School Chess Tournament twice and have been playing ever since. Over a year ago I worked as a Chess Instructor for the Olympia Chess Academy and taught young children how to play Chess at two different elementary schools. Additionally I assisted with with instruction for the Chess program at the Parish where I worked. I know the game and am quite able to teach both beginner and intermediate players.
I have years of experience in European History. I received my BA in Political Science and History with concentrations in American and European History. I received my MA in Church History, which covers a great deal of Europe's past. I have an excellent understanding of the late Roman Empire, the Middle Ages, the Crusades, the Reformation, the colonial period, and both World War I and World War II.
I have a number of years of experience with the game of football. I played for four years in high school at the Varsity level for a team that won back-to-back state championships. I was one of the team captains my senior year and played both offensive and defensive line. Since then I've played over 5 years worth of flag football, primarily on the offensive and defensive line. For the last two years I have also been a flag football offensive and defensive line coach (this past year, the Head Coach) for the Turkeybowl team for the Filipino Organization of Catholic University Students. I have a good understanding of the game of football, specialize in the offensive and defensive line, and prioritize alignment, assignment and technique at each position. I am in good physical shape and can provide a student with a hands-on interactive explanation of how the game of football is to be played.
I received my BA in Political Science and am well-educated regarding Constitutional Law, the history of American Government, the contemporary political process, and many of the major issues debated in the political sphere today. I also have a strong background in political philosophy.
I have always possessed strong spelling skills since childhood, in part because I have both strong reading skills and an excellent memory. I consider myself to have great ability to edit writing and detect and fix spelling errors, something that should prove very useful for the average student.
Reliable for urgent help — Thank you for explaining the formulas so that I better understand them. I was clueless but now have the confidence to pass this course. Thanks. ...
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