In 2007 I received teacher certification from the American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence and the State of South Carolina and passed three Praxis exams: middle school mathematics, middle school science, and principles of learning and teaching.
I have been a teacher of children, youth, and adults, for more than 30 years including post-graduate education, religious education, and the public school system. I have taught many classes to children, youth, and adults as pastor, US Army instructor, and public school teacher. I have conducted week-long and weekend workshops for coupl ... More
I have been teaching for seventeen years.In this time, I have worked with all ages from infants to seventh grade.For the young child, I have taught songs, letter recognition,Shape recognition,color recognition,social skills,sign language,Spanish,Hebrew,music and arts and crafts.For the older child ,I have taught math ,social studies,language arts,science,music and history and current events. ... More
"Reading and Spelling Tutor"
Once a student has the basics of how the sounds of letters are accomplished, how words are formed, which order they belong in - he/she can then begin building up their vocabulary. Having students learn a new word every day, helps their self-esteem. So that by the time they reach high school and need to study for their SATs, they will be fully prepared.
I have taught and tutored vocabulary on the Pre-K through 3rd grade level. ... More
I have been a math tutor at Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College since Fall Semester of 2015, but have always helped others in math since high-school. I am currently a student at Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College, but will soon transfer to University of South Carolina for Hotel & Restaurant Management in the Fall of 2016. I will graduate OC-Tech with an Associates in Applied Sciences.
When in high-school, I received an A in both Algebra 1, Algebra 2, and Pre-algebra. I received a score... ... More
"Photography, Videography, English, Writing, & Physical Fitness"
I studied photography in college, and since then it has been a hobby of mine. I know all about photo composition, DSLR cameras, and postproduction.
In order to make a good photo, you have to have a compelling subject, balance, and good lighting. The purpose of a photograph is to capture an emotion. You are trying to convey a message, tell a story, and seduce all in one instant. The best way to learn how to take a great photograph is to study the greats, which is what I have my tutees do.
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"English, Literature, ELA, ACT, History, and Russian"
I have a degree in English and History from The University of South Carolina. As a former high school English teacher, grades 9-12, and a T.A. at the college level, I am passionate about ELA. I have also tutored in various History courses (Western Civ, SC studies, Social Studies, and other special topic classes). Teaching has provided me with various resources, access to a great network of teachers, and patience. I am currently working on my Certification in Russian language.
I taught 9-12 ... ... More