"English, Composition, Mathematics, Music and General Studies"
I went from a 2.3 average GPA in high school to a 4.0 GPA in college by learning the right way to take notes, study, and read. The system I learned included everything from how to choose classes, where to sit in the classroom, what learning environment best suited me, note taking, reading, review and test taking.
My system worked for everything from basic math to genetics and neurophysiology classes. I was not only able to learn and pass exams and quizzes better than I ever had, i was able to retain more of what I learned for future use in the working world. ... More
"Well Rounded Fox Valley Tutor :)"
I am a tutor based in the Fox Valley with a double degree from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh in Urban Planning and Geography - Geographic Information Systems, as well as a minor in Spanish language. I am able to read and understand intermediate Spanish, as well as beginner's Russian. I have an interest in history, government, reading, English language and literature, fitness, cooking, baking, music (play clarinet and bass clarinet). ... ... More
"Struggling with math??"
I am a math wiz! Especially in algebra and calculus.
I have a degree in finance/accounting, but I also love the subjects of science - geology, astronomy and biology.
I have raised 4 children and have tutored them throughout their school years. My daughter, Julia, became an elementary school teacher, my daughter, Alicia, is an accountant like me, Deanna is now at MSOE majoring in structural engineering and Samantha-Lynn is completing her senior year in high school. We also love music. I ha... ... More
"Literacy Tutor Grades 3-12"
To be an effective teacher, I feel it is important to have a solid understanding about the students you are teaching. I feel it is my job as a teacher to take care of these children and prepare them for their future in our community by being aware of who they are as individuals, using a range of techniques to teach them, understand and be knowledgeable about the content being taught, and utilize the resources at my disposal to give them the best education possible. This involves holding stude... ... More
Coach K is always on time, he has a great sense of humor, and he is totally dedicated to his students. He makes learning math fun and breaks things down into understandable portions. He has a lifetime of experience with teaching math and relating to kids. It shows!
Christine L. from Oshkosh, WI
"tutoring in algebra 1 and 2 and trig "
I taught at Lourdes High School in Oshkosh for 39 years. There, I taught all courses (pre algebra, algebra1 and 2, geometry, trigonometry and calculus) offered at one time or another, which includes both upper and lower level students. I am willing to spend extra hours outside the classroom helping students. I try to develop confidence in students which will in turn allow them to have success.... ... More
"Bilingual (Chinese/English) Elementary and Piano Tutor"
I'm Joanne. I received my Master of Science in Education degree in School Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Stout. I am completing my Educational Specialist degree in School Psychology.
I'm passionate in education and psychology. Education gives me a sense of accomplishment and life satisfaction. I would love to see improvement on others especially children. I believe everybody has the ability to learn.
I was a piano teacher for 5 years. I taught students from the ages of 4 to 50... ... More