My goal is to provide the best possible instruction to students in need of extra assistance through a variety of teaching methods that are appropriate to the student's learning style.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: Illinois State University - Bachelors, German
Graduate Degree: National Louis University - Masters, Education
ACT Composite: 25
German, listening to music, playing music (tuba), reading, writing, running, swimming, weight lifting
AP German Language and Culture
CLEP Introductory Psychology
Elementary School Math
SAT Subject Test in German with Listening
SAT Subject Tests Prep
Study Skills and Organization
What is your teaching philosophy?
Usually, it is a lot of translating from one language to the other and systematically going through each sentence so that the student understands the relationship between all the words within the sentence. This is usually done with written sentences I come up with using the specific vocabulary he or she is working with at the time.