I?m Kanit P., a Thai blind student pursuing in doctoral degree in educational leadership at California State University, Los Angeles. Prior to becoming a doctoral student, I received the master?s degree in special education and certificate in transition specialist at California State University, Los Angeles, Master?s degree in public administration and bachelor?s degree in education at Chula Longkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. I used to serve as teacher assistant for two years while bein... [more]
I?m a person with disabilities, have been working with/for people with disabilities more than 15 years, received master?s degree and certificate in special education, and have done several research in the field of special education. Thus, I highly believe that I can be more than an outstanding special needs tutor.
I?ve been a Braile reader since 1990. I also used to be a volunteer teaching Braille for the students with visual impairment during the summer at the Christian Foundation for the Blind of Thailand from 1996 to 2002. I also used to be a volunteer teaching Braille for the students with visual impairment during the summer at the Changmai Association for the Blind in 2004.
Thai is my mother tongue. I received high grades in all Thai courses I took when I was in college. I also have experience in teaching Thai language to an American friend, and now his Thai language skills are very good. Additionally, some of my research articles were written in Thai, and they were published.