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Rutgers University (Speech and Theatre)
Seton Hall University (Graduate Coursework)
I have been tutoring my entire career as a classroom teacher, Lifelong Learning Director, Literacy Council Executive Director and supervisor of summer camps. In California I worked for an SAT Test Preparation company and my students experienced remarkable increases in their scores.
I love the one-on-one teaching experience because I easily relate to students and they appreciate my fun, easy-going approach to learning. I have the ability to relate to high school students on their level regarding popular culture.
When I taught English in the classroom, my school went from a "C" school to a "B" school.
I am also a Guardian ad Litem and have great empathy for young people and their struggles.
Learning can be fun in a relaxed environment.
Characters from required reading novels will come alive and inspire you. I have been tutoring my entire career as a classroom teacher, Lifelong Learning Director, Literacy Council Executive Director and supervisor of summer camps. In California I worked for an SAT Test Preparation company and my
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I have a degree in Speech and Theatre from Rutgers University.
I have been a drama, reading, speech and English teacher at Union (NJ) High School, Saint Anthony High School in Jersey City, NJ and in Contra Costa County, CA. At one or more of those schools I also advised the Debate Team and directed the school play.
I most recently was a spokesperson for The United Way and took a High School drama troupe on tour through the Manatee County, Florida schools, introducing each show.