Location: Silver Spring MD USA

Tutoring and Homework Help

Expertise: Special Education
Subjects: ADD-ADHD, Emotional Behavior, Gifted, Learning Disabled

Miss Cyndii S. of Silver Spring MD USA Tutor Profile

Tutor Personal Information

Name: Miss Cyndii S.
Gender: Female   Age: 26-30
Tutoring Style and/or Experience

EXPERIENCE:
Certified Teacher 6th, 7th, and 8th Health Education
2005-Current
Montgomery County Public Schools
Develop and implement unit plans, lessons, and assessments
Differentiate assignments based on needs of special education, ESOL and alternative students
Co-wrote and apply 8th grade anti-tobacco pilot program
Utilize multi-sensory activities to generate classroom rigor
Elected Faculty Representative - Staff-Administration Liaison
Grade 6-8 Middle School Health Revised Curriculum Trainer
Grade 8: Revised Family Life and Human Sexuality Lessons Trainer
Sponsor: Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT) Team Instructor: HE-06 Family Life and Human Sexuality 3 Credit Course
State trained team leader of Maryland Student Assistance Program
Grant Coordinator for the LeeAP Ahead Program, a NEXUS funded grant
- Organized vertical articulation between E. Brooke Lee and Kennedy High School
- Arranged extended learning opportunities for FARMs students
FAST Math Instructor for Extended Year Program
Intervention Math A Instructor for Extended Year Program
Co-Sponsor: Student Government Association
Graduate Assistant - Teaching Assistant and Faculty Supervisor
College of Health and Human Performance, University of Maryland College Park
Revamped and instructed a Personal and Community Health course (HLTH140) for undergraduate students by designing syllabus, lectures, activities, examinations, and assignments
Supervised and mentored senior Community Health Interns

Certified Teacher - 7th and 8th Health and Special Education Science Educatio 2004
Greenbelt Middle School, Prince Georges County, MD
Designed and implemented multicultural unit plans, lessons, and evaluations on various health and science subjects that adhere to Prince Georges County Core Learning goals
Implemented and enhanced curriculum in creative and critical ways in classrooms to meet the needs of multicultural, special needs, and gifted students.


EDUCATION:
University of Maryland Fall 2003- 2005
College Park, MD
Master's of Public Health
Research: Development of Curriculum Recommendations for Tobacco Prevention in Elementary Schools
Honored with selection as a University of Maryland Graduate Assistant
Awarded Veterans of Foreign Wars Annual Scholarship
University of Maryland 2000-2003
College Park, MD
Bachelor of Science in Public and Community Health Community Health GPA: 3.64
Certified to teach health education: grades 5th 12th
Secondary Education GPA: 3.57
Awarded Veterans of Foreign Wars Annual Scholarship
PRAXIS I Pre-Professional Skills Assessments
PRAXIS II Special Education: Principals of Knowledge & Core Practices

MCPS Coursework
Studying Skillful Teacher I
Spanish for Teachers
GT/LD Training
Preparing & Implementing MS Extended Year Program
Understanding Framework for Poverty

Tutoring Fee and Tutors Availability

Grades Tutored: Pre-K / Kindergarten, Elementary, Junior High School, High School, College, Graduate
Days Available: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday
Contract Availability: Long Term or Open-Ended Tutoring Commitments.
Tutoring Rates: $25.00 to $60.00
Sliding Scale: This tutor offers a sliding scale for students with economic hardships.

Tutor Background

Time Spent Tutoring: 3-5 years
Students Tutored: More than 50
Special/Focus Groups: Gifted/Talented, Physical Disabilities, Learning Disabilities, Remedial
Educational Level: Other
Major: pre-PhD: Public Health/Special Ed
School: Applying now for Fall 2009
Awards Treasurer, Eta Sigma Gamma -- National Health Honorary Fall 2004- 2005
College of Health and Human Performance, University of Maryland, College Park
Documented and audited financial reports for local and national records
Created budgets for activities, functions, health education programs and national grants
Organized fundraising activities as committee chair

Secretary, Alumni Board of Directors Spring 2004- 2005
College of Health and Human Performance, University of Maryland, College Park
Maintained and organized minutes, records and contacts
Designed events to increase alumni relations

Senior Vice President 2004-2005 Community Safety and Health Educator 2003-2006
Veterans of Foreign War, Ladies Auxiliary
Elected officer with duties that include running the Ladies Auxiliary in the absence of President
Distribute current health information to members and at community outreach programs
Document detailed finance and community service reports
Teacher Certification: Yes, Certified as a Teacher