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I am a retired teacher who taught GED, elementary math, and natural science to 1st graders through adults for over 30 years. I am very patient and creative. I attempt to make education fun for my students, so they can relax and learn. I look forward to tutoring you or your child, so they can succeed in school and in life!
In each of the educational positions I have held over my career, I have counseled my students about how what they were learning in school applied to their career goals. For over 4 years, I worked as an environmental educator - teaching students aged 3 through senior citizens. For an additional 17 years, I was employed as a high school teacher where I taught students aged 11 through 30. For over 9 years, I worked as an assistant school principal and then for over 3 years, I was employed as a school principal. I always attempt to make my lessons applicable to real-life job situations.
For 17 years, I was employed as a high school teacher where I taught students aged 11 through 30. For over 9 years, I worked as an assistant school principal and then for over 3 years, I was employed as a school principal. In each of these positions, I counseled my students about how what they were learning in school applied to their career goals. I always attempted to make my lessons applicable to real-life job situations. I informed my students what college training that they may require to achieve their career path.
I have a current New Jersey Elementary Teacher Certification, a New Jersey Physical Education Certification, and a New Jersey Supervisor/Principal Certification. I have over 33 years of teaching experience. As an assistant principal and then a principal, I observed and evaluated teachers for 11 years. I am employed as a home instruction tutor for a school system.
I have a current New Jersey Physical Education Certification. I taught physical education to high school students for 18 years. I have also taught wellness classes to high school students and adults for 28 years. I worked as a personal trainer for Cuts Fitness for Men for over 2 years.
I have been a classroom teacher for over 17 years. I taught students who did not have a lot of success in the traditional school setting and had dropped out. I taught them a variety of different methods to study their school assignments. For my adult students, I taught them good study habits, in order to prepare them for taking for the GED test. My students had over a 80% pass rate on the GED - even though most of them had dropped out of school in the 10th grade and had not been in school in a very long time!!!!!
In the past, I have been certified as an American Red Cross Advanced Lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor. Although I am not currently certified, I am full capable of teaching students how to swim. For over 8 years, I taught high school students how to swim - several went from non-swimmers to becoming such strong swimmers that they became lifeguards within 1 year.
Ramapo College of New Jersey (Environmental Studie)
Northern Illinois University (MEd)
The College of New Jersey - Education (Other)
Great Tutor — Kevin is great tutor. My son loved the way he teaches. His grades went up and all the lessons he took from Kevin were very helpful. ...
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Kevin will travel within 10 miles of Trenton, NJ 08638.
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