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Tennessee Technological University (Secondary Education)
M.A.. Curriculum and Instruction/SPED (Master's)
Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro TN (Graduate Coursework)
Currently, I teach K-12 blind and low vision students all aspects of coping with a visual impairment. I am a certified English, History and French teacher. I have a Master of Arts degree in curriculum and instruction and work well with students who struggle with studying. I am an encourager and a motivator. I help you help yourself.
Currently, I teach K-12 blind and low vision students all aspects of coping with a visual impairment. I am a certified English, History and French teacher. I have a Master of
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I am certified as a SPED teacher in public education in all areas K-12 modified. That means that students with specific reading disabilities, learning disabilities etc would benefit from having me as a tutor.
In the area of study skills, students need to be able to map a chapter with a few unique key words and phrases that will help them retain that information for more than a few days or minutes. Students need to know how to use key words in questions to help them find the answers in pages of complicated text. Students will discover that building content area vocabulary skills will aide them in retaining the information for a longer period of time than simply reading the chapter without any pre-reading preparation.
I teach First Year Studies with Axia college online, and also work in the public school system teaching students with special needs. Many of my students are surprised that they are able to learn the material with a little bit of help and by using some fairly simple techniques.