Lamar Univ (Chemistry)
BS CHEMISTRY (Other)
Certified Teacher, Secondary chemistry, physical sci, reading (Other)
I am a talented individual, knowledgeable in a broad subject range. I am an experienced teacher, trainer, mentor, capable of working effectively with above average, average, and special needs children. I have four years of experience in the classroom, working for PNGISD, teaching 9th - 12th graders, including ESL, ED, learning disabled, and college prep students.
In addition to teaching, I have an extensive industrial background to help bring subject matter to life. I have a degree in chemistry, and have worked 8.5 years for the Jefferson County Crime Lab as a forensic analyst/drug chemist ("CSI"), one year as an R&D analyst, and 6 years as a Chemist with ExxonMobil Refinery & Chemicals plant. I have children of my own and understand the importance of homework, projects, keeping up with the class, and grasping the "why" of what's being learned, not just memorizing blind steps. I would love to share my knowledge and experience with your children, as well. I am a talented individual, knowledgeable in a broad subject range. I am an experienced teacher, trainer, mentor, capable of working effectively with above average, average, and special needs children. I have four years of experience in the classroom, working for PNGISD, teaching 9th - 12th graders, including ESL, ED, learning disabled, and
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I have personally completed math through Calculus III, placing out of college Algebra. I taught a high school math remediation course and have continued to use math extensively in my corporate career. I have previously tutored near-failing students in Algebra to obtain grades of As & Bs.
I have personally completed math through Calculus III, placing out of college Algebra, having taken both Algebra I & II in high school. I have continued to use math extensively in my corporate career. I have previously tutored near-failing students in Algebra to obtain grades of As & Bs.
I have a BS in Chemistry/Biochemistry, and am certified to teach both Physical Science and Chemistry.I attended medical school for one year, where I studied advanced level science courses, including completion of a human anatomy & physiology course with cadaver dissection. I have over 15 years experience in industry working as a Chemist/Scientist to provide real-life examples for interesting examples. I am especially gifted at taking complex ideas and explaining them in a simple, easy to understand format.
I have a BS degree in BioChemistry, plus one successful year of Medical School. I know basic and advanced Biology, Microbiology, and Biochemistry.
I have a BS in Chemistry/Biochemistry and am certified to teach both Physical Science and Chemistry. I formally taught both of those subjects for four years, in classes including remedial to college-prep level students. I attended medical school for one year, where I studied advanced level science courses. I have over 15 years experience in industry working as a Chemist/Scientist to provide real-life examples for interesting applications. I am especially gifted at taking complex ideas and explaining them in a simple, easy to understand format.
With my strong educational background, colorful career and varied life experiences, I feel I have much to offer by way of counseling college age students as they plan their futures.
I am certified in multiple subjects with WyzAnt, including Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Reading, Writing, Spelling, and Vocabulary. I am a certified teacher, with years of teaching and corporate experience, as well as personal experience with my own 9 & 11 year old children. I am confident I can work well with Elementary age students in any subject matter they need assistance.
I am certified to teach science and have been tutoring students of all ages in many subjects for over 20 years, including Elementary Math.
I successfully completed college and medical school level Genetics courses, making As in both. I tutored other college students in Genetics when I was in college. Although it's been twenty years, I still remember the class, from alleles to zygotes!
I am Texas certified to teach Chemistry, and have successfully completed math courses through Calculus III. I have just tutored a couple of students in Geometry the last school year, as well as my own son. I have also worked in multiple industries using my Chemistry degree over the past almost 35 years.
I have decades of experience providing one-on-one instruction to students from pre-K to college age on a broad range of material. I am very knowledgeable in all required subject matter including Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies.
I have used Microsoft Outlook both personally and professionally for over 10 years, in both PC and MAC formats. I am proficient with email, calendaring, and meeting/appointment scheduling.
Phonics goes hand in hand with writing, spelling, and vocabulary. I embed phonics lessons in my spelling tutorials; I prefer to avoid simple memorization, and instead pursue the understanding behind the concept whenever possible. Phonics is the understanding behind reading and spelling.
I completed 3 semesters of college Physics, am certified to teach Physical Science and did so for 4 years, and have been successfully tutoring students in Physics for at least the last 5 years.
BS Chemistry, Certified Teacher
Although expired now, I was certified to teach reading when I worked in public school.
I am very strong in both Math & English, having placed out of 6 college hours of English Composition, as well as 6 hours of Calculus. I have been teaching or tutoring since 1994, including students from 6 years old to decades older than myself, in every subject that comes to mind.
I am certified in over 30 individual subjects, am a Texas certified teacher, have taught high school chemistry and physical science for four years, and worked in industry as a scientist over 15 years. I am fully capable of tutoring for the TAKS test .