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I am a certified teacher with the state of Illinois. I have taught piano/voice lessons for nearly 10 years. I am also an experience pianist who can play the styles of jazz, church and some gospel. I have also worked with children with special needs in a music setting in the Chicago Public Schools. I believe all children have the potential to succeed if they are given the opportunity to thrive and the right tools for growth. I am a certified teacher with the state of Illinois. I have taught piano/voice lessons for nearly 10 years. I am also an experience pianist who can play the styles of jazz, church and some gospel. I have also worked with children with Read more
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I worked in a high school in Chicago for five years. I coached higher grade level students. I helped them to choose careers and find work by helping with their resumes. Being an English teacher also required me to help the students speak professionally and write well to get them ready for graduation.
My freshman all practiced bell ringers which included sentence diagramming. Also I have a background in Linguistics/ ESL which includes sentence structure.
I am an experienced piano teacher and professional piano player at a local church.
I also hold state endorsement in Illinois for music band, vocal. I also am certified in Suzuki book one. I hold certifications in Orff also to enhance my music lessons.
I am a certified drama instructor as well as English teacher. I taught English at the high school level and Speech at the high school and college level. My teaching certification covers speech, writing and English. I taught Speech at East West University and Dyett Academic Center on Chicago's South SIde. It was at Dyett my students entered Jesse Jackson's PUSH speech contest.
Hello, I have written for musical productions in professional theatre in Chicago. I can submit a video tape. I am also well versed in theory and many different genres. I have taken over 15 years of piano and I have been writing songs for years.