I have taught Mathematics in NJ for the past 30 years, elementary, middle school and Centenary College in Hackettstown, NJ. Math is not easy for all students. I understand the special needs student as I have tutored also for many years. With My BA and MA degrees plus 45+ credits in Mathematics Education I am confident I can communicate the subject and the appreciation for Mathematics to many diverse students. I desire to help students understand the subject, not just give them answers. I want...
The Praxis Tests are given in a certain topic area to find out how much a student knows about a topic, before that student can continue in that area of concentration toward another degree in Math, let's say, or give the student a teaching certificate for knowledge learned throughout his/her college education. After having taken the Praxis. I was found competent to teach Mathematics K-12. Then 20 years later took the General Knowledge Praxis and also found to be competent to teach Elementary School Grades 1-6. After taking the Praxis and many other standardized tests, I have learned how I learn and test, and pass and achieve my goal of being an effective teacher.