Over 20 tutoring hours

Allen E.

El Paso, TX

$35/hour

Social Sciences statistics, papers and projects; GED Instructor; SpEd

Background check passed as of 8/16/12
4.0 average from 5 ratings
The Tutor who said "you can!"
— Aswad, Aurora, CO on 10/18/12

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University of Colorado, Denver
Psychology
The University of South Alabama
Master's
San Juan College
Other

Education

University of Colorado, Denver (Psychology)

The University of South Alabama (Master's)

San Juan College (Other)

About Allen

As a graduate in Psychology I have done research, clinical and publishing. I offer consults for brainstorming, study design, stats, PASW, SPSS, APA style. I hold a Sp.Ed and Psychology teaching license for NM. I have made scores of 96th %tile on the GRE Verbal and 99th percentile on the MAT, and 96th percentile on the GRE Psychology Subject Test. Don't believe it? I'll show you the scores. In addition, I hold a Master's degree in Psychology. Special Ed teachers learn to be sensitive to the needs of students and can work with a frustrated student who has maybe fallen behind and does not know where to start. As a graduate in Psychology I have done research, clinical and publishing. I offer consults for brainstorming, study design, stats, PASW, SPSS, APA style. I hold a Sp.Ed and Psychology teaching license for NM. I have made scores of Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of El Paso, TX 79912
Background Check: Passed

"The Tutor who said "you can!"

- Aswad, Aurora, CO on 10/18/12
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra,
Probability, SAT Math, SPSS
Science:
ACT Science, Anatomy, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology
English:
ACT English, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading,
SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Science, GED, GRE, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, SPSS
Language:
ESL/ESOL
History:
Religion
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Aspergers,
Autism,
Dyslexia,
Phonics, Special Needs
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading,
Vocabulary
Business:
GRE, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking

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ADD/ADHD

I hold a Level I NM teaching license in Special Education K-12 with endorsement in Psychology. My Psych graduate degree is in Experimental Concentration, which also treats of learning theory. I have worked with SpEd students of all stripes in NM including add/adhd and behaviorally disturbed.

Aspergers

I hold a Level I NM teaching license in Special Education K-12 with endorsement in Psychology. My Psych graduate degree is in Experimental Concentration, which also treats of learning theory. I have worked with SpEd students of all stripes in NM including Asperger's Syndrome and behaviorally disturbed,in a resource room setting.

Autism

I hold a Level I NM teaching license in Special Education K-12 with endorsement in Psychology. My Psych graduate degree is in Experimental Concentration, which also treats of learning theory. I have worked with SpEd students of all stripes in NM including Autism and behaviorally disturbed, both in a classroom setting and as an SES Tutor for 100 Plus in Farmington.

Dyslexia

I hold a Level I NM teaching license in Special Education K-12 with endorsement in Psychology. My training in SpED included coursework and practicums for the teaching of dyslexic children. My Psych graduate degree is in Experimental Concentration, which also treats of learning theory. I have worked with SpEd students of all stripes in NM including Dyslexia and behaviorally disturbed,in a resource room setting as well as in the capacity of SES Tutor for 100 Plus in Farmington, NM.

Prealgebra

I have taught prealgebra in the NM Corrections system to GED students. I hold a NM teacher's license. I correct Math calculations for high school achievement tests in Longmont. I publish research results in peer-reviewed journals and report statistics and results.

Psychology

I hold an MS in Psychology from the University of South Alabama and have done clinical work in Alabama and Colorado. In addition, I have several publications in peer-reviewed journals and work daily with APA document format.

Reading

Special Education teacher License, NM. Taught Reading for GED classes for NM Corrections Dept. Learned and taught Direct Instruction reading (DISTAR) for BIE in NM at Middle School level. Scored 99th %tile on MAT and 96th %tile on GRE verbal graduate entry tests.

Special Needs

I currently teach a Special Education class with a New Mexico teaching license in special education. I hold a Master's degree in Psychology, Experimental Concentration which deals extensively with learning processes and brain function. I have taught inmates with special needs due to chronic alcohol consumption. I have taught special education in a classroom for behaviorally disturbed, low-functioning students.

Writing

I have strong writing skills. I have scored a 99th percentile on the MAT, 95th percentile on the GRE Verbal. I have one published book on Amazon along with several journal articles. I have taught GED writing to inmates in NM and hold a SpEd license for NM.

University of Colorado, Denver
Psychology
The University of South Alabama
Master's
San Juan College
Other

Education

University of Colorado, Denver (Psychology)

The University of South Alabama (Master's)

San Juan College (Other)

The Tutor who said "you can!" — Responsive, Competent, and ready to get it done! Allen was respectful of my time constraints and very flexible in terms of his availability. He worked with me from brainstorming concepts to executing concrete statistical test and analysis. Above and Beyond expectation! Easy to work with, and able to discuss the topic in understandable language with examples. Thank you Allen! ...

— Aswad, Aurora, CO on 10/18/12

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Allen will travel within 20 miles of El Paso, TX 79912.