"Caring and Patient Tutor Ready to Help"
As a special education teacher I realize how important a strong phonics base is for decoding in reading. I have used parts of the Orton Gillingham approach as well as the make and break section in Early Reading Empowermnet to help students succeed in letter-sound relationships and phonemic awareness. ... 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
"Excellence in All Aspects"
Hello, my name is Angela W., and I truly believe that every student can find learning fun and exciting. Although I went through high school with ADD, I graduated at the top of my class. School should be all about discovering oneself, and I had an exceptional experience. I am smart, talented, driven, and this diversity has allowed me to easily relate to most people. I had the unique experience of spending a summer in Costa Rica, teaching ESL to the underprivileged kids of San Jose, and this op... ... More
"Biomedical Science Major Proficient in All Fields"
I am a well-balanced student at Marquette University who has always had superior study habits, and this shows in my results. I have been on the high honor roll for my whole life, spanning my time spent at St. Mary's Parish School in Hales Corners, Whitnall High School in Greenfield, and now Marquette University in Milwaukee. I major in biomedical science, so I take a plethora of science classes (chemistry, biology, and anatomy), math classes (statistics, calculus), and English classes (gram... ... More