"Mathematics and Physics tutor with thirty years of teaching experience"
I have 30 years of experience teaching Physics and Calculus. I am currently a full-time high school AP Physics and AP Calculus teacher and an adjunct professor of Mathematics, Physics and Engineering. Explaining the most difficult concepts of physics and calculus in a way that all students can understand is my specialty.... ... More
"Retired English Teacher/Piano Teacher"
I am retired and would enjoy tutoring students who are excited about learning and improving their skills. I graduated with honors from William Paterson University in 2006, with a BA in secondary education. I am certified K-12 in Language Arts.
I am also a professional jazz pianist with my own jazz trio. I released my first EP with four original songs which I wrote.
In addition, I have been a member of the Student Advisory Council at William Paterson University, Wayne, N.J. I was a particip... ... More
In the, unfortunately brief, period my nieces worked with Barbara, she seemed to connect with them and make the assignments as fun as possible.
In speaking with Barbara on the phone, I found she grasped the twins issues early on and it would have been a successful relationship, had it the chance to develop.
Tina R. from Westtown, NY
"Writer, Reader, Speaker"
I'm a professional and award-winning writer of English, and a native speaker with interests in varied other languages: Latin and German stand particularly behind my knowledge of English; Russian sent me to graduate school; biblical Hebrew is another academic interest and backgrounder to my English writing; I have dabbled in Korean and Spanish because of friends, ESL tutees, travel, and the general desire to communicate with my neighbors.
I take a pragmatic and responsive approach to ESL. I helped a Russian woman edit the translation of her published dissertation in fashion design and history. ... More
"Retired Law Enforcement Off with over 30 yrs public safety exp. "
I am a retired police officer/supervisor and have worked part-time for a variety of private sector employers where I was responsible for assisting with security and safety as well as the investigation of criminal activity. I have an A.A.S. Degree in Criminal Justice from Sussex County Community College, a B.S. Degree from Felician College, and a Master of Arts Degree in Human Resources, Training and Development for Law Enforcement from Seton Hall University. Every one of those degrees was obt... ... More
Mamie clarified my learning goals and objectives. She provided me with a framework/plan of action that will aide in accomplishing my goals.
Lissette J. from Ringwood, NJ
"English literacy, grammar, TESOL, TOEC, TOEFL, reading, Spanish"
I feel very lucky to get to say that teaching has given me many memorable and inspiring moments. From volunteering with young people while I was studying in college to teaching as a language instructor abroad, I have gotten to know students of all ages and learning styles. My Master's in TESOL and practicum work has familiarized me with many learner modalities and curriculum styles. This has helped me understand various ways of working with individuals so that they feel knowledgable and confi... ... More
"Former Elementary School Teacher of the Year"
Thank you for considering me to be your child's tutor. My method is simple; I work to identify educational strengths, and use those subject strengths to build connections to subject weaknesses. For example, a young science wizard who struggles in reading may benefit from being in a sci-fi "literature circle." Please contact me for more information, and we can discuss how I can best help you to succeed.... ... More
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