"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
"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
"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
"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
"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