"Experienced Elementary Teacher"
Hi, I'm Kayla! I graduated from Pitt-Johnstown in 2011 with a Bachelors degree in K-6 Elementary Education. I then went on for my Master's degree in Instructional Media from Wilkes University. I was a tutor in high school where I would go to the elementary school and help with students in the classroom. I fell in love with teaching at that time as well as working one-on-one with students. I love the "ah-ha" moments that students have when something "clicks." I do everything I can to not only ... ... More
"Extremely English: Literature, Language, Writing & Reading"
In addition to being an English Teacher, I am moderately fluent in Spanish. I taught Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math to E.S.L. students. ... More
"French Teacher and Tutor"
Bonjour! My name is Kelly T. and my passion is speaking, studying, and teaching the French language. In the spring of 2010, I lived in Caen, France in the Normandy region for 4 months studying French through the University of Basse-Normandie, and I have taken French classes for 12 years. For the 2011-2012 school year, I have taught French 1 at the middle school level and enjoyed it immensely. I believe that a hands-on approach to language is an absolute necessity, and I encourage my stude... ... More
I have tried to teach my parents how to email over and over again without much success. Pat has done a great job and they are both getting more and more comfortable with computer use and are far more independent in just a few sessions. They really enjoy their classes and look forward to their weekly sessions. I also greatly admire her dedication and patience. Thanks, Pat!!
Nida R. from Hummelstown, PA
"Innovative teacher in sciences, literacy, math, SAT/ACT test prep"
Education is more than just learning facts; it is learning how to learn, solve problems and understand the interconnectedness of our world. My varied background of the sciences, literacy and the arts gives me a unique skill set to help your student understand, not just know. Eighteen years' experience as a public school teacher and sixteen years as a piano and voice teacher, as well as experience in running businesses, managing legal document production, computer networking and a deep lov... ... More
"Energetic young teacher,PA Certified Elementary & Early Childhood"
I spent a year as a Reading tutor for a district that was struggling with AYP. During that year I tutored in small groups or individually with Elementary aged children. I have experience in DIBELS, Running Record, and children with dyslexia. ... More
"Experienced, Professional, and Friendly English and Computer Tutor "
I instructed for three years networking courses that ranged from basic to intermediate in degree of expertise.
The courses that I taught prepared the students for the Network+ examination, which was conducted on site at the institution I was employed.
The course material I covered included: designing network topologies using Visio, LAN and WLAN, cabling, IP/DHCP, setting up and configuring switches and routers,utilizing networking tools such as Snort, Wireshark, NeoTrace, and various security probes and tools.
Before teaching, I worked many years in the IT industry and have helped to plan, i ... More