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Noel B.

Milford, MA

$40/hour

Dynamic Teacher for History, Government, Law and Criminal Justice

In-person lessons

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Boston College
History
New England School of Law
J.D.

Education

Boston College (History)

New England School of Law (J.D.)

About Noel

I am currently a teacher at a local high school in the Social Studies Department. I have taught full-time there for eleven years. I have taught a range of history courses including US History I (1500-1870), US History II (1870- present), World History II (1750- present). My focus is on government, politics, and law. I currently teach Advanced Placement Government, Honors Government, and College Prep Government. I also teach a number of electives, including Legal Topics and Mock Trial. I am the teacher-coach for the Mock Trial program sponsored by the Massachusetts Bar Association.

My teaching style depends largely on Socratic dialogue and familiarity with primary sources. Student need to be challenged. Failure is as important as success in the career of a student. No athlete ever became better playing against lesser competition, you get better by playing against someone who is better than you are. The same lesson applies in academics and eventually the goal is for the student to become the master. This goal is achieved first through a mastery of the fundamentals and then building on that foundation to become comfortable with abstract and higher order thinking.
I am currently a teacher at a local high school in the Social Studies Department. I have taught full-time there for eleven years. I have taught a range of history courses including Read more

Policies
Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Milford, MA 01757
In-person lessons
History:
American History, Criminal Justice,
European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Religion, Social Studies, World History

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Criminal Justice

I have a law Degree (J.D.) and am licensed to practice law in Massachusetts having been admitted to the bar in 1990. I also practiced law for ten years in my own law practice. I am currently a teacher at a local high school in the Social Studies Department.

Boston College
History
New England School of Law
J.D.

Education

Boston College (History)

New England School of Law (J.D.)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Noel will travel within 20 miles of Milford, MA 01757.