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Seton Hill University
Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP), Indiana, PA (MEd)
Waynesburg University, Waynesburg, PA. (Other)
I am a Certified High School Teacher with over 25 years of experience. Many students find Mathematics difficult and I try to start where they are comfortable and move to successful understanding of new concepts. I also have 30 years of experience working with tax preparation, accounting, and business consultation.
I have a Masters in Secondary Education - Secondary Math from Indiana University of PA and Special Education Certification from Waynesburg Universtiy at Waynesburg, PA. I have taught Mathematics for over 25 years. I have been using QuickBooks since its inception. I enjoy sharing my knowledge and helping students of all ages succeed. I am a Certified High School Teacher with over 25 years of experience. Many students find Mathematics difficult and I try to start where they are comfortable and move to successful understanding of new concepts. I also have 30 years of experience working with Read more
Lynda was terrific with my son. She didn't waste time going over what he already understood but quickly identified what concepts he needed to focus on. Lynda provided helpful materials and her explanations were clear and concise. We will definitely use her again if he needs additional help.
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Algebra 1 concepts are basic to higher math. You need the skills for Algebra 2, Geometry, and all other advanced math topics. The more a student understands Algebra 1, the more likely he/she will succeed in other math courses. Pennsylvania requires Algebra 1 mastery for graduating. They are currently giving the Keystone test in Algebra 1.
Working with young adults preparing for the ASVAB, SAT, and other assessment tests are part of my experiences during the last 15 years. Test taking strategies, review of theory, and practice are some the ways to improve results on these tests.
I have taught math to as early as first grade. I have 24 years experience teaching math. Using manipulatives, practice, differentiated instruction, and diagnostics tests, can help improve mathematics understanding.
I have used QuickBooks Professional Software for many years. I currently do accounting and payroll using the software. Also, I have gone into small business and trained employees on different facets of QuickBooks. Bank reconciliations, inventory, item lists, and payroll are some of the topics covered.
SAT math includes math topics that students need to know to score higher on the SAT. Bringing together all previous math subjects on a test can be overwhelming. Reviewing how to do problems and what the questions are really asking helps to score higher.
I am certified in special education in Pennsylvania. I am currently and Special Education teacher at a local high school. I have a case load of 15 to 25 students a year. I am responsible for writing IEP's, developing transition plans, behavior plans, and other responsibilities. I also have a MED in High School Mathematics.
I have been doing tax preparation for over 30 years. I am currently in the process of completing all requirements for certification.
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