"Photography, Law, English and History"
I am retired attorney who loves photography, movie making, law, English and history. I would like to share and exchange my knowledge, experience and enthusiasm for the above disciplines with like minded people.
I have a degree in English Literature and two law degrees. I practiced law in the West Hartford, Connecticut area for thirty-three years and retired to the Lake Sunapee region of New Hampshire two years ago.
I been an professional photographer since I was fourteen. I have wor... ... More
government & politics
"The Yearning For Learning"
It would be fair to say that teaching is a family business. My mom, dad, 2 cousins and myself have all been teachers. I love to teach others about the world we live in, be it through science, history, math or English. I understand how frustrating it is not to achieve a goal you have set for yourself. When I was in third grade I had a lisp and couldn't read at grade level. I will always be indebted to the wonderful teacher I had as a child and feel that I owe them a debt that I can never pay b... ... More
"Certified Teacher with a Positive Attitude"
I am a K-8 Elementary Education certified teacher in the state of New Hampshire. Within the past six months, I passed the Elementary Education: Content Knowledge, Praxis Test, with a score of 175 (out of 200).
I will be receiving my Master of Education degree from New England College this month (June 2011). I am finishing up the program with a 4.0 GPA.
From September 2010 through December 2010, I was a teaching intern in a fifth grade classroom in Hanover, New Hampshire. During this time I taught weekly Sitton spelling lessons, led our weekly reading groups, assessed student work, assisted s ... More
"English, Reading, Phonics, Writing, Public Speaking, Counseling"
As a child I loved going to the library and picking out books and I did the same with my son when he was young -- I brought him to the library. Now he has a love of books and reading just as I do. I think I am a good role model for reading. I worked as a teacher's aide at an elementary school helping students to with phonics and reading. I later worked at a high school helping a dyslexic student. ... More
"Academic, Career & College Counselor + Math Tutor"
While serving as Acting Assistant Director and Career Advisor in the Undergraduate Career Services Office at Dartmouth College for the 2007-2008 academic year, I provided individual and group academic/career counseling, job search coaching, and health professions advising to a diverse student population. Interpreted Strong Interest Inventory results during individual meetings with students. Helped students plan curricula and leave-term experiences, identified their needs for information and advising on career exploration issues, and promoted collaborative ventures with faculty to better serve ... More
"Speak Spanish Now! Spanish Tutor with ESL Experience!"
Are you struggling to -entender- your Spanish classes? Would you like your young children to learn a second language?
Youâ€™ve found your tutor! My name is Laurie and I would love to help you. I have a BA in Spanish and English. I have tutored elementary, high school, and college-age students in a variety of subjects. I will help you bring your grades up, understand better, and fall in love with the language and culture!! Iâ€™ve lived in Spain and South America (many years), am married to a Chi... ... More