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Misericordia University (Special Education)
I have been an Algebra Teacher for the past 4 years. I am experienced in helping students pass The Keyetone Assessment (which is required in PA to graduate). I enjoy teaching and helping students understand concepts rather than just memorizing facts. Aside from math, I have Pennsylvania teaching certificates in Special Education, Early Childhood Education, and Elementary Education. I have been an Algebra Teacher for the past 4 years. I am experienced in helping students pass The Keyetone Assessment (which is required in PA to graduate). I enjoy teaching and helping students understand concepts rather than just memorizing facts. Aside from … Read more
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I have experience working with many students of various ages with ADHD or ADD. I have many techniques and strategies to help the students learn. I have worked with students with ADD/ADHD both in my student teaching experiences and during substitute teaching.
I am experienced working with students of various ages who have Aspergers. I have worked with students with Aspergers in a school setting during my Student Teaching and substituting, and after school settings during tutoring and as a helper at a Social Skills class.
I have experience working with a variety of students who were classified on the autistic spectrum. I have worked with these students both in school, during my student teaching and substituting, and after school in tutoring and as a social skills helper.
I have experience both in student teaching and substituting students who have various forms of dyslexia. I am trained in techniques specifically designed to help these students. I am also available to help students with dyslexia who may be falling behind in other subjects due to their reliance on reading.
I am certified in Pennsylvania in Elementary Education k-6, Early Childhood, and Special Education N-12. I have experience in a school setting during Student Teaching, field placements, and substituting. I also have expereince tutoring elementary students with various abilities in math and reading. I try to make learning fun for the students while instilling discipline and improving test scores.
I was a member of a winning Swimming Team in college, and have participated competitively in many sports throughout my high school career. In college, I was trained by a world-class trainer, and learned weight lifting, and calisthenics.
After getting a 4.0 in Logical Reasoning in college, I tutored adult learners in Logics for 2 semesters. Learning Logics helped the students improve test scores not only in the specific class, but also in other subject areas.
I have taken Early Childhood Education, Elementary Curriculum Instruction and Assessment, Fundamental Subjects Content Knowledge, Special Education Core Knowledge and Applications, Curriculum and Teaching, C-PPST in Reading, Writing, and Math, and Middle School Math and have passed on my first try. I know what to study to improve scores on these tests and what skills are needed to pass. I can break information down so that it is understandable and make the student feel prepared for the test.
I have played soccer for 13 years, have 4 Varsity letters, and was part of a Conference winning team in high school. I have participated in camps and helped coach. I can offer drills specific to the athlete's needs. I teach ball skills, knowledge of the game, fundamentals of defense and offense, strategy, tricks, and speed work. I also show athletes specific exercises to help prevent injuries during the game.
I am Pennsylvania Level 1 Certified in Special Education, Elementary Ed, and Early Childhood. I have expereince working with students who have a wide range of disabilities, and am able to accomodate and modify information for them. I am trained in various methods and techniques to help students with special needs. I am also comfortable using assistive technology to help the students if necessary.
I have experience working with students in study skills. I worked with students in this subject while substitute teaching, and also have worked on homework help with my tutors.
I have been swimming for 16 years. I have 4 Varsity letters, have broken 2 records in high school, and was a 4 year Varsity member of a winning college team. I am well trained in the technique of each stroke, although my specialty is butterfly and freestyle. I can improve any level from beginner to competitive, and also improve starts, turns, and breathing to increase efficiency. I can also help with training outside of the pool, such as specific exercises that will help prevent common swimming injuries.
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