I am passionate about developing children's math knowledge and skills! I am mindful of the knowledge and skills required for standardized testing, including the ACT, while developing practical knowledge and skills related to financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and business. I have a unique blend of experience and formal education and training. I hold a Masters of Science in Business and Information Technology Education and a Masters Degree in Professional Accountancy. I am a certified K-12 ... ... More
"Look at Learning in Different Ways!"
Hi, Future Fun-Learners!
Although I have a degree in Elementary Education (K-8) and a minor in Art, my teaching career focused on middle school. I taught middle school (5-8) for 13 years, both in Private and MPS schools. I have always believed that each person learns best in their "own way". With children, and in life, if one way doesn't work...take a different approach!
I don't agree with assigning more problems; excess "work", just to fill a page. I do, however, believe in practice...an... ... More
Ken set a good pace for the first session. He covered a lot of material and reviewed each step. He is very flexible and did not waste any time with chitchat, yet he did not rush through the material. I would like to keep working with Ken on mastering some more Excel and other Microsoft Office programs. He has already helped me start to get over some computer anxieties!
Anne M. from Milwaukee, WI
"Experienced CPA and Tutor"
I am a CPA with over 25 years of experience in the accounting profession, mostly as a CFO/Controller. Performance appraisals have pointed to people and leadership skills, ability to make decisions and a good team attitude as my major strengths. Also mentioned was a genuine interest in mentoring/coaching/developing my staff.
I enjoy working with people and seeing them succeed. I am also a tutor for the Literacy Council where I help people learn to read and speak. In addition, I have coach... ... More
"Lawyer and Business-man with a background in English Literature"
I am a top-notch writer, with experience in tutoring in this field. I began my writing career in college, when I achieved the status of being an Honors English student for the best English program in the country. During that time, I tutored both high-schoolers and college students in English. Thereafter, I furthered my writing skills in law school - and in the practice of law. Finally, I further and nurture such skills daily at my law firm.
Moreover, I love working with others. I have strong interpersonal skills, and I am here to help others; that is my driving purpose. ... More
"Theatre English Math Dance TK"
Currently, I am 27 years old. Almost every year of my life, beginning with pre-K, I have been in some sort of theatre. I took flute lessons, voice lessons, speech lessons, and dance lessons throughout the years. Acting on the stage, making costumes, directing, choreography, hair/ make-up, and so forth, I've done it all. Some of my favorite roles include: the Street Singer (Three Penny Opera), Choreographer (Guys and Dolls), and Costumes (Inspecting Carol). Also, for the past four summers, I have taught UWM's College for Kids Theatre and Dance Programs (grades K-12). I love theatre, it is ... More
"Tutor specializing in English, Language Arts, & Test Preparation"
I graduated with honors from UWM with a Bachelor's degree in both Secondary English education and Secondary English education. I have been a reading and writing tutor for several years, as well. My expertise has always been in the area of mastering writing skills, utilizing proper grammar and mechanics, following the writing process, and processing Word documents. ... More