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I am a retired Naval officer and teacher. I was in the Navy for a 26-year career which included diplomatic tours in the Philippines and in Venezuela. After retiring I chose to become a teacher because of my love for learning and love of working with children. I was and still am a certified teacher in the State of New Mexico with endorsements in mathematics, science and language arts. I have taught physical science, chemistry, and AP chemistry at the high school level and earth and physical science at the middle school level. I have taught general math and algebra I at the middle school level. algebra I was taught as a high school credit course. I am a National Board Certified Teacher having completed my boards in 2009. I recently retired after 16 years.
I have specialized in tutoring both math (prealgebra and algebra I) and science (physical sciences and chemistry) as these subjects are often the most difficult to understand. My tutoring style is a combination of both hands on creativity and skill repetition depending on the student needs and learning style. I am flexible and while teaching will adjust my approach to that of the student's style. This seems to make the most effective combination for improving student achievement.
Being retired my schedule is very flexible and as such only require a two hour notice to cancel a session with the student. My concern is for the student and not necessarily my time.
Being flexible, I will tutor in the best possible location for the student. That is a public location, your home or my home.
I look forward to helping you achieve the results you desire.
I have taught all levels of math and would be happy to help a student prepare for the ACT test. I believe in making math simple and understandable to the student and so that it is a usable resource and not just calculation.
I have taught both reading and writing for many years. I enjoy the prospect of finding the information presented and identifying the purpose for which and article is written. Reading for comprehension is wonderful when made simple and pleasant.
I have been a teacher of science for the last 16 years and have a degree in Physical Science which encompasses all of the types of science tested in the ACT. I enjoy seeing my students succeed in learning and in the critical thinking skills required by the ACT.
I have studied extensively the effects of ADD/ADHD on the learning process of children. I have completed with the exception the practical my degree in child psychology. Additionally I have a son who is diagnosed with ADD and have watched him grow up to be a functioning member of the community as an Educational Assistant.
I have been a teacher and tutor of American history for many years. I find all things historic of great interest and believe that learning comes from having fun and a hands on approach.
I am a certified teacher for science. I have both studied and taught Anatomy and Physiology. I enjoy the study of the human body and find its function fascinating and seek to make this course both informative and interesting.
As a former member of the US Navy, retired after 26 years, I have an understanding of the ASVAB and its importance to military life. I am well versed in all areas covered by the test.
I am a National Board Certified Teacher having completed my boards in 2009. I have worked over the past 16 years with children at all levels. I have studied extensively in the area of child psychology lacking only my practical application to receive my master's in the subject. Having been a soccer coach for many years, I have always been willing to take an autistic or Aspergers child on my team and working with them to succeed. Interventions with these children required finding their method of learning and using it to the child's maximum advantage.
I have taught math for the last 16 years and enjoy making math fun for my students. It is important to give young students the basics and the love of math for their later success.
I have been a teacher at the middle and high school levels and am published writer of young adult fiction. I am certified in Language Arts and would love to help your student.
I have been a diplomat and lived oversees in various parts of the world. I have worked with children and adults in second language acquisition during both my travel abroad and in the public school system.
I have both studied and tutored Organic Chemistry in the past. My degree emphasis while obtaining my bachelors in Physical Science was Organic Chemistry. I believe the foundation of this course is finding the patterns and functional relationship of the various organic compounds and their interrelationships.
I am a certified teacher is science. I have enjoyed the study of physics and try to make the subject both simple and understandable. I have a love of figuring out how something works or the physics behind the action.
I have taught middle school math grades 6-8 for the last ten years. This has included several programs like Connected Math and as high as pre-Algebra. I am a certified math teacher and nationally board certified.
I have been a math teacher for the last 16 years and enjoy making math easy for my students.
I have been a teacher for the last 16 years and have always had a great love of all things historical. I believe is making learning fun and a hands on experience.
I would very much like to help young writer. As a author of several fiction titles and having taught both creative and technical writing, I feel I have good feel for the writing needs of today's students.
United States Naval Academy (Physical Science)
Excellent Tutor — Jeffrey is an excellent tutor who tailors his approach to meet the needs of the student. He teaches in a way they understand, grasp it easily, and they begin to excel at their work. Jeffrey tutored my daughter for the ASVAB and after 7 sessions she took the test and passed it with a much HIGHER score, which assisted in the job she selected. I recommend him if you have a child struggling in math or ...
Standard Hourly Fee: $30.00
Cancellation: 2 hours notice required
Jeffrey will travel within 20 miles of Rio Rancho, NM 87124.
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