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Dennis S.

Kismet, KS

$35/hour

Math Magician hoping to find assistants that need help

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Bemidji State University
Elementary Education

Education

Bemidji State University (Elementary Education)

About Dennis

I have 28 years of teaching experience. I have been a math coach for elementary teachers. I have been a tutor for many students.
I love math and love teaching what I know. I like to make learning fun. I enjoy the challenge of the student who is having difficulty with the material assigned to them.
I think it is all about the approach a teacher is using. Most of the time a different approach is what a student needs and in a classroom the teacher is limited by time and the fact that some students already understand the concept. You have to have many ways of teaching the same concepts. I do have many different strategies that I use to help students understand and learn.
I have 28 years of teaching experience. I have been a math coach for elementary teachers. I have been a tutor for many students.
I love math and love teaching what I know. I like to make learning fun. I enjoy the challenge of the student who is having difficulty with the material assigned
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Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Kismet, KS 67859
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Elementary Math, Prealgebra, Probability
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
GED
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Sports/Recreation:
Baseball, Golf,
Poker, Softball,
Swimming

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Elementary (K-6th)

I hold Elementary Teaching Licenses in Arkansas, Minnesota, Illinois, and my provisional license for Arizona. I have taught grades 4, 5, and 6 for over 28 years. I was employed as an Elementary Math Coach for three years.

Golf

I have played golf for at least 25 years. I love the game and love to teach.

Softball

I have coached my daughters team and played softball for at least 25 years.

Swimming

I recieved a coaching certificate while at college. I took swim coaching and was a swim coach for 8 years.

Bemidji State University
Elementary Education

Education

Bemidji State University (Elementary Education)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Dennis will travel within 40 miles of Kismet, KS 67859.