I worked for eleven years at Munster High School, as an instructional assistant, tutoring and teaching math and other subjects, primarily to students with learning disabilities and/or emotional disabilities. I am very good at finding ways to reach students and help them understand. I recently graduated from Purdue University Calumet with my Bachelor's in mathematics with an emphasis in physics. Being a "seasoned" college student, I have taken many classes (engineering, programming, chemis... [more]
Bachelors in Mathematics (one class away). Over 11 years tutoring students in Algebra and Geometry, mostly with learning disabilities.
I have a Bachelor's in Math, with experience teaching Algebra 2.
Bachelor's in Mathematics
As an Instructional Assistant for over 11 years, working with special education, I helped students with Study Skills as a main component of my job. Working with students with special needs often requires finding many different methods or options for studying in order for them to be successful.
I have tutored students with special needs for over 11 years. I have worked with them in the classroom, individually, and in groups. Over the years I have become familiar with most types of disabilities.
I have worked with teenagers with ADD/ADHD for the past 10 years. Additionally, I have researched the topic personally. I have been impressed with the work of Dr. Daniel Amen and his books on the subject are very interesting and informative.
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
I have worked in Special Education as an instructional assistant for the past 10 years. In that time I have had the opportunity to work with approximately 10-15 students with Asperger's or Autism. The students have been at various levels in the autism spectrum.