Southern Illinois univ at Carbondale (Education)
Boston University (MEd)
Pepperdine University (Graduate Coursework)
I love history and especially Bible history. I was in the Air Force for 20 years. I lived in England, Germany and Greece. I collected coins, cameras, maps and other things. I was a special needs teacher for 20 years. I taught students in all grades with learning disabilities, and mentally challenged children and adults. I love to travel, and have been to 44 states and places like Israel, Latvia, Korea, former Czechoslovakia, former East and West Germany, Japan, and many more European countries. As a boy, I looked at national Geographic maps of the world and I have many places I'd like to go, like Zimbabwe and Chile. I love astronomy and physical science. I love science tricks and show my students lasers and other cool gadgets I've collected. I have solar gadgets that show the power of the sun.
My goal is to teach my love of learning to you. Life is a learning lab. It is your choice. You can learn about or as much as you want about anything. My favorite thing to learn about is our creator's wonders and how I can serve him better.
I look forward to meeting you to find out what you like. I love history and especially Bible history. I was in the Air Force for 20 years. I lived in England, Germany and Greece. I collected coins, cameras, maps and other things. I was a special needs teacher for 20 years. I taught students in all grades with learning disabilities, and mentally challenged children and adults. I love to travel, and have
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I took the AFOQT several years ago. I was in the Air Force for 20 years and took many tests while on active duty. I scored well on this officer qualification test. I downloaded a sample test and I will work on teaching the student the skills needed to pass this test. The test is broken down into various areas. I will work on the area the student is having the most difficulty. For example verbal area has analogies that I have experience testing in and learning how to be better at that area.
I have played basketball for over 40 years. I have coached basketball with children 8-12 years old. I have refereed basketball at junior high school level.
I have been studying the Bible for 19 years. I have a deep knowledge of the scriptures and I have traveled to Israel, lived in Greece and have been to Italy.
I am a religious counselor for my faith and go to the hospital for the past 8 years to help our congregation patients in the hospital. I provide spiritual comfort to them. I have given a funeral talk three times for congregation members who died and the talk is to provide comfort to the family.
I provide spiritual guidance to members of our congregation as an elder in our congregation. We talk to members about scriptures applied to marriage, divorce, and other individual and family problems.
I have been playing chess for 40 years. I am a certified Texas Teacher. I have several lesson plans for chess. I have taught adults chess one-on-one several times.
I am certified in Texas as a teacher in all subjects from grades Pk through 8th grade. I taught for 20 years from 1992-2012 and taught all subjects in all grades including social studies and English grades 6-12.
Certified teacher in Texas. Qualified to teach Microsoft Office and many more applications. can teach on multiple operating systems.
I have been a photographer for 40 years. I started taking semi-professional photographs 40 years ago.
I have taught photography classes to adults. I have taken many courses over the years. I used to have a photography studio in Midland, TX for three years. I have photographed over 100 weddings and hundreds of clients for portraiture. I have taken professional photography for Key Energy for their corporate newsletter.
I have over 100 photography books in my possession.
I'm certified in multiple areas. I've taught special education, troubled kids and all in between. I have traveled around the world and have an unique style of exciting kids about learning.
I am a Certified teacher for over 20 years in Texas. I taught special education students and regular education students. Subjects taught included: English, Social Studies, Science, Mathematics, Study Skills, Social Skills, Art, and TAKS Preparation. I taught students from grades 1-12 in a variety of settings.