Madonna University (English)
Madonna University (Graduate Coursework)
Hello! I have been a certified English teacher for the past 12 years, and have taught all grades K-12. I have also been a professional tutor for 9 years and have worked with all grades. My specialization is in ACT and SAT test preparation.
My "gift" is my ability to relay my knowledge to students in a way that they will understand. I can break down difficult subject matter into something students can grasp by utilizing humor, empathy, and interpersonal skills.
If you have any questions, or would like to discuss my methods and what sets me apart from the rest, please contact me! Thank you Hello! I have been a certified English teacher for the past 12 years, and have taught all grades K-12. I have also been a professional tutor for 9 years and have worked with all grades. My specialization is in ACT and SAT test preparation.
My "gift" is my ability to relay my knowledge to students in a way that they will understand. I
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I have played and coached basketball for years. I coached the boys' and the girls' Varsity Basketball teams at Manoogian High School for 5 years. I have competed in basketball tournaments and won numerous trophies for about 35 years, and I am still an active participant.
I have worked out for most of my life, both cardio and weight training. My experience includes employment at health clubs, along with personal experience with free weights and machines. I have read studies and weightlifting and consulted with experts in order to get all perspectives on bodybuilding and sculpting. My hands on experience, combined with professional training, makes me an expert on bodybuilding.
I have played and coached football at the high school level. I played football from grades 6-12, and received 3rd team All State of Michigan honors my senior year as defensive back. I coached the junior varsity team at Riverview High School for 1 year, and am qualified to coach/teach receivers, running backs, and defensive backs.
I have played competitive softball for a little over 40 years. During that time, I have played almost every position including pitcher, catcher, infield, and outfield. My experience includes 2 years of coaching at the Junior Varsity level in high school, along with more than 10 years as an adult softball coach. My teams have won numerous tournaments and division titles. My playing experience, combined with my coaching experience, makes me an expert in softball.
I have competed and coached track for years. In high school, I was a State of Michigan qualifier in both the 400 meter relay and the 300 meter low hurdles. My relay team won the district. I coached the boys and the girls track teams for 1 year at Holmes Middle School in 2006. I am qualified to teach or coach the following: sprints, hurdles (high and low), using the blocks, long jump, and sprint relays. I am an expert in the "blind exchange" for relays. I also lead off the relay team and was fastest out of the blocks.