The University of Northern Colorado
The University of Northern Colorado (Other)
Front Range Community College (Other)
I have undergraduate degrees in Theatre Arts and Elementary Education with a minor in Music. I have an extensive background in English Composition including; reading and writing instruction. I have a background in test preparation acquired during studying for my own exams and helping others study for theirs. Most recently, I have worked with adult students in helping them prepare for Board Examinations, but have also assisted younger students with instruction in reading, writing and English. Writing is a skill acquire at several different levels during my college years in many subject areas, including business-related courses. Specific courses include technical writing.
In addition to the above degrees, I am presently taking courses toward a degree in Health Care Management and also toward a BSN in Nursing. I hope to complete both within the next two years.
I have been working full time as a nurse since 2008, with a particular emphasis in Home Health nursing. During that time I have had numerous opportunities to improve my teaching skills. In addition to helping nursing students with course work content, I have an extensive experience in teaching CPR and First Responder courses. This involves proofreading presentations and test preparation. With regard to test preparation, I have used these skills in preparing for the State nursing board examination and other testing situations. I have undergraduate degrees in Theatre Arts and Elementary Education with a minor in Music. I have an extensive background in English Composition including; reading and writing instruction. I have a background in test preparation acquired during studying for my own exams and helping others study for theirs. Most recently, I have worked with adult
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I have had extensive experience in assisting adult and other levels of learners with study habits and test preparation. This includes several levels of preparation from middle elementary school through college level nursing courses. The experience with nursing courses includes my own test preparation, which allowed me to successfully pass the LPN level nursing board with the minimum questions possible.
I am a Licensed Practical Nurse with 11 years experience.
With my background in Theatre Arts and Elementary Education, in addition to many years of teaching CPR and various First Aid courses, I have become proficient in public speaking. This was not without its difficulties however, but they were easily overcome by continued practice in perfecting the knowledge of the material being presented as well as becoming more comfortable with speaking to large groups.
I have passed the reading comprehension assessment through Wyzant, as well as several other related assessments as well.