I am a certified and licensed Social Studies teacher living in Brevard, NC. I have years of experience teaching American history, classics, archaeology, anthropology, geography and world history.
I hold advanced degrees in history, archaeology, geography and humanities, which encompass literature and art as well as history. I enjoy teaching immensely.
I use a holistic approach to teaching utilizing visual, audio, kinetic, tactile and other strategies to engage the student. I have also... ... More
"Helping students succeed"
Being a lifelong learner myself, I love helping other learners succeed. I have taught K5-6th all subjects; 7th-12th English, U.S. History, World History, Geography, Government/Economics, Health, Journalism, as well as classes for teachers. I truly love teaching! I have taught 40 years, been on the ground level for starting schools, choosing curriculum, being an administrator- Elementary Principal as well as all school Principal. I love teaching the most!
I went back to school 30 years aft... ... More
"Experienced Educator, patient and results-oriented"
My name is Joshua, and I am looking for students willing to learn and grow!
I hold a degree in Outdoor Leadership & Education with minors in Youth Ministry and Bible & Theology. I have experience working with students ages 3-18 teaching environmental education, Pre-K, and various outdoor related activities. Most recently I teach migrant families' children, improving their English, vocabulary, math, science, reading, writing, and motor skills.
My background teaching experiential e... ... More
Summer is helping my son with his writing. What I am really impressed with is how she has made a point to find out how my son learns. She then creates a lesson plan that will enhance his learning. Great Job Summer! Thank you
Tracy Y. from Kapolei, HI
"Patient and Personalized 7th-12th Grade English Tutoring "
I began tutoring in high school and haven't stopped since. Following high school years in which I tutored some of my fellow students in English, I completed my bachelor's degree in English (Honors, 3.82 GPA) while taking part in an extensive pre-teaching program, through which I earned a minor in Educational Psychology. I put theory into practice through classroom teaching experiences and volunteering my time with the International Rescue Committee to help refugees learn English as a second l... ... More
"Lessons at your own pace in Greek and Latin."
I have a B.A. in Greek and Latin from UNC-A, and I was teaching assistant in the Latin program at Hendersonville HS. I have tutored Greek and Latin to individuals of all ages for several years. I teach Latin from beginner's level to advanced, and I teach Greek from the elementary, to the New Testament, to the Attic (Classical) level. I also like to discuss the cultural and historical context of Greek and Latin with my students. I have worked on archaeological projects in Greece and Sicily,... ... More
Excellent tutor. Really knows his subject. Honed right in on my son's strengths and weaknesses. My son felt very pleased about his progress and is enthusiastically doing his homework following each lesson.
Susan C. from Fletcher, NC
"Bilingual math tutor and much more"
I have been a mathematics teacher, mostly in the New York City public school system at the high school level. I am also bilingual and taught HS mathematics in Honduras, Central America for 2 years. I recently moved down to the Hendersonville area and have been debating whether to get my North Carolina teaching certificate. I currently have a certificate from New York State but was thinking about college level teaching instead of high school. I have worked for a tutoring service in New York f... ... More