I have been in the teaching field for the last thirty years, although never had a teaching credential. My first job was that of a Teaching Assistant in college in India where I taught economics. My own educational background includes a Bachelor's in Commerce and Masters in Economics. I was known for my quality of teaching and students would rush to sit in my class. It was a very gratifying experience that I was able to put forth my ideas to the students. Few years later, I home schoole... [more]
I have home schooled two of my children in History, Geography, English and Math. Both of them still have very strong foundation and have done well in college. I believe interest can be created in subjects like History and Geography by using interactive tools like videos, quizzes and games.
I have studied math until my master's level and have multiple years experience teaching math. I believe math can be taught in a fun and interesting way. Once the concepts are understood, it is easy to apply in any word problem and real life math based situation.
Having lived in North India for the initial part of my growing up, Hindi was a subject all through my schooling and college. I have had to comprehend poetry and complex prose in Hindi. I have been teaching Sanskrit (ancient Indian language) for the past five years. Hindi has many root words in Sanskrit and hence quite similar. I believe I will be able to help students with all their Hindi needs.