--Trained in effective science teaching methods involving creative and multidisciplinary learning strategies.
--Experienced in teaching course material through teaching assistantships and one-on-one/group tutoring.
--Worked on assignments and social issues with learning disabled students, including students from a group home.
--Mentored high school science fair projects during the summers of 1996 and 1997 which won awards at the local, state, and international level.
*Graduate teaching assistantship in the chemistry department (1999-2001).
*Chemistry lab assistant at undergraduate university (1996-1999).
*Tutor for all 100-200 level chemistry classes at undergraduate university's learning center.
*Grader for professors in physics, chemistry, and general science (1996-1999).
**Completed required 100 hours of teacher aiding in elementary, junior high, and high schools (required for certification).
I like to use the students text book as well as reference other texts to find different ways of wording concepts.
This tutor offers a sliding scale for students with economic hardships.
Time Spent Tutoring:
Gifted/Talented, Home Schooling, Remedial
U. MO--St. Louis
--American Institute of Chemists Foundation Student Award for outstanding senior student majoring in chemistry (1998).
--Received a Commendation for Contributions as a Graduate Teaching Assistant (2000-2001).