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The Defiance College
Boston University (Master's)
Bowling Green St. Univ. (PhD)
My wife and I have four children and nine grandchildren. Unfortunately, none live nearby, and I have been deprived of the chance to influence their education. Lately, I have been substituting in grades pre K through 12. Substitute teaching helps me scratch my itch to help young people learn, but substitutes don't get a chance to actually teach that much.
My background includes athletics (HS and College Football, College and Club Lacrosse, and Rugby for 15 years after that), academic (a four year Regional Scholarship to Oberlin College), music (I've been singing in public since I was six.) and theatre. (I've been in 7 community groups in 4 states.) My wife and I started our own multi-line insurance agency and ran it for about ten years. I have taught students, grades 7 through graduate school, full time. I taught broadcasting for eleven years and performing arts for nine years.
I have always enjoyed any work I have done and try to point this out to my students. I try to make them know that if they pick a vocation or profession that they love, the lifelong learning it will require can be lifelong fun. It is often said that if you chose to make your living doing what you love to do you will never "work" a day in your life.
If you choose me as a tutor, I promise to not only help you to overcome any problems you may have with the subject, but to also help you share my love of learning. My wife and I have four children and nine grandchildren. Unfortunately, none live nearby, and I have been deprived of the chance to influence their education. Lately, I have been substituting in grades pre K through 12. Substitute teaching helps me scratch my itch to help young people learn, but substitutes don't get a chance to actually teach
Helped my son with English. Also a good companion for my son. Stays longer than the required time. Easy to contact.
Wonderful tutor! He was very patient and sweet with my daughter. My daughter can be shy and struggles with her confidence but he was great at making her feel comfortable and encouraging her!
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I taught a class with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder an Attention Deficit Disorder as well as developmental challenges in Huron, Ohio in the 2000/2001 school year.
I have been teaching Algebra II for several decades and have been able to help several students who had failed before.
Elementary K - 6.
I have been substitute teaching in K-6 for more than three years. I believe I can help students with any of the material in any subject K-6. Today I taught 6th grade L.A. a Teays Valley West Middle School. I taught 6th grade math at Westfall middle school last Friday. I have substitute taught in all grades and subjects, pre-K through 12.