Mellany manages to keep cheerful and up to date on all the changes going on with my son's schooling. She also adapts well to my forgetfulness and often gives me a pre-tutoring call to remind me that we have an appointment that day.
Colin S. from Claremont, NH
"Do you need or want to learn? Let me teach you!"
When I first began to read, I really wanted to understand what I was reading and where the story was going. This helped me to learn techniques to improve my own reading comprehension through the years. Even when I was in the third grade, I scored at at least an 8th grade level on standardized tests. As I earned my education degree, I learned that everybody did not know these techniques but they are imperative to reading well. ... More
"Master's Degree Grad offers Patient and Personalized Services"
I successfully home-schooled my oldest daughter in the Saxon Algebra 1 course. Content included exponents, the distributive property, factoring, graphing linear equations, polynomials, the Pythagorean Theorem, quadratic equations, word problems, etc. I have also completed a Geometry course with her, and we are currently working through Algebra 2. I look forward to working with you and your child.
"Reading, Writing, Math and Technology"
I am currently an Adjunct Professor at The Union Institute and University, where I advise students primarily in the fields of Creative Writing, Literature and Licensure in Secondary English. (Union is a low residency program in which the faculty mentor adult students through independent study, as they work toward their Bachelorâ€™s Degrees.)
From 1996 until November 2009, I was at Landmark College, the last four years I served as Director of Admissions. Over the years, I contributed to Landm... ... More
"Hands-on, Interactive & Fun Spanish Learning and More"
Your student will have fun learning in ways that work for him or her. I have experience teaching lots of kinds of kids who have diverse learning styles. Using games, music, manipulatives - dice, photos, stuffed animals, shapes, etc. and physically engaging activities primary, elementary AND secondary students learn EASILY. Catching a ball, playing a singing game, or a quiz game, making up a story are more fun and effective than work sheets and drills. (But if the student likes those we can in... ... More
"Experienced, prepared, and compassionate teacher"
With graduate degrees in English and ESL, and more than 20 years of experience in English, ESL, writing, vocabulary, reading and test preparation, I offer a proven insightful and compassionate approach to teaching. I've worked with middle school, high school and university students as well as adults in the U.S and in Korea, China and Japan.
One of the most rewarding parts of teaching and tutoring is seeing the joy and satisfaction students experience when their efforts pay off in improved ... ... More
"Spanish teacher, yoga instructor and dancer!"
I have had my own Mary Kay business since 2008. I do it part time and one of our education is to learn how to put on make-up. I put together looks depending on a persons hair, eyes, face shape and skin color. I keep up to date on the latest fashions and in-style looks as well as use Mary Kay's continuing education program. ... More