I have a degree in accounting and finance from UVM. I have worked as an actuary, in addition to owning my own business. I've previously tutored my own children and others quite successfully.
I write a lot for my career in insurance, and therefore write very well. I made As in English in highschool and college.
I am an actuarial analyst, and have taught math in the past at the high school level for five years.
I am currently tutoring in ACT reading with great success. I also have two children who did very well on the ACT and SATs. I am also did very well. I am able to teach children the nuances of reading and reading interpretation and the meaning of words and intent and context.
I am well qualified in science as I was originally a biology major and pre-med at Tufts University (with great grades). I am also a former teacher, tutor, and a great test taker.
I have worked in the actuarial field for 20 years. I am also a former educator of actuarial science.
I have had significant classroom experience teaching learning disabled students of all kinds, including students with ADD/ADHD.
I have such a son, and have experience tutoring him to great results.
I have been trained in the education of active young students, especially boys, and had several individual cases while teaching that I have managed to position outcomes.
I taught Algebra in high school for five years and tutored two children in the subject.
I studied AP History in high school, and latin american history in college, and am an avid historian and former teacher. I am very good at helping students (including my own children) understand the meaning of historical events, and to cull important facts from them, as well as studying for standardized tests.
I have taught lower level mathematics classes at the high school level with many special needs, mainstreamed students, including Aspergers and learning disabled students.
I have experience tutoring such a learning disabled son.
I have experience with generalized learning disabled instruction involving reading interpretation and mathematics.
I studied biology through pre med at Tufts, receiving As and a 5 on the AP exam. I worked in a lab at that time as well and am familiar with lab protocol and write-ups.
I have an undergraduate degree in business administration with a focus on STEM, Finance and Accounting. I am a trained actuarial consultant. I also operate a small business. My degree had a significant element of marketing as well.
I took three semesters of calculus in college, and had an A- average. I also had to study the topics for actuarial exams on all three semesters and linear algebra, which I passed, which means that I know the topic very well. I am also formerly trained and have experience in education.
I have developed a successful career in the actuarial field through years of work as an actuarial consultant. I have successfully passed many exams. I am a highly regarded product development analyst.
In education, I have been successful in getting my education license as a second career, and completed many graduate level education courses. I was very successful with many types of learners.
In business, I have developed a great career in crowdfunding, and guide others in developing their careers in it as well.
I did very well in AP Chemistry and pre medical chemistry in college. I am a former teacher and great at helping students understand topics.
I have successfully guided two students, my own children, to successful entrance into a tier one college (with a full scholarship) and a tier 2 college with a learning disabled background.
One applied and attended on an athletic scholarship for football and was invited to a D1 school for ski racing and academic scholarship.
The other went successfully through a very rigorous elite scholarship process, and, in spite of being legally disabled, did receive a full scholarship in STEM.
I have great contacts in international placements as well, and a good understanding of scholarship programs (Academic and athletic) and of the environments of many schools across the country, and a few in Canada.
I took introductory and intermediate economics in college, and had to study more economics for actuarial exams.
I've always done very well in English, got a 5 on my AP exams and took many English courses in college.
I majored in finance in college, and minored in math. I have worked in the finance and accounting and insurance fields for twenty years. I have also taught, including business math, for many years.
I have written a lot in my career, got 5s on all my AP exams and As in my English courses.
I took Linear Algebra in college (theoretical and applied). I got an A-.
I also minored in mathematics, and passed the actuarial exams that include linear algebra.
I am a former teacher, and very good at teaching and tutoring topics.
I have taken many literature courses in college, where I received As. I also got a 5 on my AP Literature test.
I minored in marketing in college. Additionally, I have implemented marketing programs for several insurance companies successfully.
I have programmed analytical databases in Access to backend surveys and Excel based analysis for over twenty years. I am highly qualified to teach how to use this, as well as how to program the VBA associated with it.
I am expert in the use of Microsoft Excel, VBA, SQL and Access. I have used it in significant data analysis and presentation in educational and professional formats. I am expert in teaching the topic, and am currently tutoring in it. I am also a trained educator and experienced tutor.
I am expert in the use of Microsoft powerpoint, having used it for high level presentations in insurance, and for presentations in academia. I have done so over the past ten years. I am quite good at teaching the topic, and have done so with many colleagues I've trained.
I have used microsoft project and been trained in it's use as a professional in the insurance industry.
I have used it to manage the development and launch of products, and in managing man hours and project scheduling.
I have done this over the course of the past ten years, having used microsoft products for the last twenty.
I have worked with Microsoft Office developing many different types of documents including papers, essays, resumes, technical requirements to legal documents among many others. I have been doing so for twenty years, as well as training others.
I have used Microsoft Word consistently for technical and academic writing for the past two decades or so. I am expert with all of it's applications and uses. I am also a great tutor on business and educational topics, and can teach it's use for either purpose.
I have years of experience programming in pascal, and in programming in general, including current languages. I have taught programming to other colleagues in informal tutoring sessions, and in a classroom setting.
I taught pre-algebra for many years to all types of students.
I've written and read many documents in my educational and professional career. I am very good at writing. I am a former teacher as well.
I am an excellent tutor in SAT, ACT and PSAT exam taking. I did quite well on them, as did my children (one an NM Scholar competitor). I am an experienced educator and tutor as well.
I have had extensive experience in public speaking. I taught for five years in a mathematics classroom.
I also have dealt extensively with presenting complex material to financial and government regulators in insurance and finance, and in presenting to institutes of higher learning.
Finally, I present regularly on a speakers circuit for crowdfunding, a complex financial process and evolving market.
I am very good at teaching how to interpret what is being read. I got a 5 on my AP English test and over 700 on my English SAT.
I have programmed in SAS extensively in my job as a product and systems analyst in insurance over the past twenty years. I have written complicated code including data pulls, analysis and output using various statements against multiple data tables.
I have tutored my own children and other children to successful, meaningful improvement in their scores on these exams. I have a background teaching mathematics relevant to this test as well. My background focuses on test taking strategies, too.
I am a very accomplished tutor of reading interpretation and question answering on the SATs and SATs. I am an accomplished tutor and educator as well. Additionally, my own children did quite well on their standardized exams.
I am an accomplished writer of essays and technical writing. I took many humanities courses in college, and got all As in them. I also write for a living, although technically. I am currently tutoring two students in SAT essay writing, and it is going quite well. My own children, one having a writing disability, are AP Scholars and honors students, and I tutored them. I also received a 5 on my own AP English exam (a while ago).
I played varsity soccer for a Metro Division team that resulted in three All New England, one All American and one state championship. I also played varsity soccer for one year on a collegiate team that won ECACs. I played wing and goalie. I am a very good goalie trainer.
I taught high school for five years, and was a licensed educator for 6th through 12th grade. I had mostly special needs-mainstreamed kids from disadvantaged socioeconomic groups. I specifically successfully taught mathematics through Algebra 1 to students with neurochemical disorders (schizophrenia, depression, anxiety), as well as kids with Asperger's and ADD/ADHD, the latter including my own son, who is an honor student in college now. I believe that every child can succeed and should not be left behind.
I have programmed in SPSS and SAS for many years in college, and in my actuarial work.
I have worked as an actuarial analyst and consultant for 15 years. I have passed all the beginning exams and VEEs.
I am highly qualified in study skills, having taught them to many disadvantaged, advantaged, and average students as an educator. As a highly successful student and adult, I am good at teaching preparation and organization. I am an excellent at studying and note taking, having done very well in high school and college.
I have programmed for decades in Visual Basic to develop queries and to automate excel based processes in highly computational environments, including analysis and formatting output. I have trained many colleagues in the use of VBA for automating processes in Excel. I am also an experienced tutor and teacher in mathematical, computer programming, and other technical topics. I am currently tutoring in Excel.
I have a great vocabulary and had a great education. I also taught for many years.
I currently am working with virtual programmers through Odesk to design my own website, using skills I have developed over years of programming and design. I also run a website development business, and love teaching new students how to design websites.
I am a very good writer. I did well in college, and got a 5 on my AP English exam. I also write a lot for my career in insurance.