I am a Special Education Teacher with 10 years of experience in High School. I have taught Global Studies, US History, and Participation in Government and taught Microsoft Offices classes to both students and teachers. I also have worked with failing students in the areas of English, 9th grade Math, and Biology (Living Environment). My talent as a teacher lies in diagnosing learning difficulties and helping the student learn ways to compensate. This means I will want to learn what you d... [more]
General Computers is a basic review of what not only is in a computer, but the basic principles and basic names of protocols that make computers work. I am also an expert in MS Office for classes that require assistance in this area.
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I am a certified New York State Special Education Teacher with 8 years of experience in the Rochester City School District. I have tutored students in elementary school on reading, writing, math, science and, social studies. My first meeting with a new student is used to assess the student's abilities so I can learn how to best help him/her learn. Part of being a great student is learning how to learn, and when I tutor a someone that is something I help them learn.
If there is one skill I am good at, it is learning how to help someone create their own best learning tools. I have created visual vocabulary cards, studied techniques for getting the best out of a lecture, implemented tests to determine how someone learns best, demonstrated how organizing space helps, and created individualized learning tools. I am also experienced with the differences in online learning vs. classroom learning.
I am a New York State certified Special Education Teacher (N-12). I have worked with children in Elementary School, Middle School and, High School. My talent as a teacher lies in helping students learn how they learn and how to adjust. I have been working in the Rochester City School District for 8 years at Edison Tech. I have experience helping children learn how to pass the their Regents Exams. Part of this is through my decision to study the Regents Exams, and to create study guides for Regents Global Studies and US History. A Special Education Teacher on a High School level is expected to "know everything." This why I am NCLB qualified in several subject areas.
I train educators in Microsoft Office, including Outlook. I have been doing this for 10 years.
I taught US History and Government and Global Studies for five years. I have also co-taught Participation in Government and Economics. My expertise in these fields as an educator and a person who preps students for the exams is continually sought after by fellow educators to help students pass these exams.
I have taught MS Office applications for the past 10 years to staff and teachers in the Rochester City School District. I taught various aspects pf MS Publisher from basic business card designs to greeting cards,to poster composition, etc., utilizing all aspects Microsoft offers to modify content from Picture tools to modification of standard elements for a selection.