Ankeny, IA, 50023
Joined on June, 2012
Any day at any time
Up to 20 minutes away for no additional charge
EducationBA in education with language arts major, honor graduate,concentration in composition, literature, journalism.
45 graduate hours in a variety of subjects including teaching methods and curriculum.
ExperienceAs a retired high school English teacher, tutoring allows me to continue working with students. Helping students on an individual basis is more productive than education in an over-crowded classroom.
I have a current Iowa teaching certificate, experience with ACT preparation classes, experience tutoring students in writing, teaching awards include Who's Who Among American High School Teachers and others.
Experience in project based learning and other alternative instruction.
I motivate students by using relevant topics and focusing on their strengths.
HobbiesI am a baseball and softball fan. I write an entertainment blog and belong to social networks like Twitter and Facebook. I enjoy reading, writing, family activities and spending time with my 5-year-old granddaughter.
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