My personal statement is simple. Clients and stakeholders come first for me. I have been teaching for over 20 years and I have survived in this profession because I have paced m students first.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: Pan American university - Bachelors, Spanish. Bilingual education
Graduate Degree: University of Texas San Antonio - Masters, Bicultural studies. History
GRE Quantitative: 160
College Level American History
College World History
Elementary School Math
Elementary School Reading
Elementary School Science
Elementary School Writing
US Constitutional History
Q & A
What is your teaching philosophy?
My philosophy of teaching is simple: students come first.
What might you do in a typical first session with a student?
Introduce myself and do a little icebreaking, and then get on with the subject matter.
How can you help a student become an independent learner?
Empowerment and positive reinforcement.
How would you help a student stay motivated?
Focus on the task at hand; positive empowerment to help the student gain confidence.
If a student has difficulty learning a skill or concept, what would you do?
Reteach until the student understands.