Teacher, Tutor

Over fifteen years of teaching all levels of students age 9-90.

I have taught and tutored elementary, middle school, high school, college, and adult students in reading, writing, English, English as a Second Language (ESL), history, social sciences, introductory sciences, algebra, geometry, and ACT/SAT prep for over a dozen years. Students have ranged from Ivy League school attendees, ADD/ADHD students, immigrant students, former inmates, and class presidents. Students improve their grades, confidence, and knowledge base using academic coaching strategies.

Admissions Specialist with inside knowledge about the admissions process.

Researched, implemented, and evaluated admissions tests and student results to decide on student admission into college. Guided students writing college, scholarship applications, and MBA applications. Over fifteen years of experience preparing students for college placement tests such as ACT, SAT, PSAT, and Accuplacer.

Academic Coach nationally trained by National Tutoring Association.

Academic coaching teaches students to learn efficiently, moving beyond specific assignments and projects to refine life skills such as time management, work ethic, and goal setting through strategies such as reducing stress, investigating academic attitudes including anxiety and motivation, and strategic-outcome monitoring to produce long-term results across the curriculum.