One Mans Thoughts

One Mans Thoughts

4 years in business

About this tutor

My service stands out by the energy and excitement I bring to the table. I thoroughly enjoy discussing history and it is reflected in my approach to delivering the subject matter.  I use a variety of resources such as videos, PowerPoints and graphic organizers to enhance student understanding. I also have student driven service where students perform a bulk of the work with me being a guide to ensure they are on the right path.  I allow students to respond in a language and method that is comfortable to them but also allows one to show mastery.  I also use online resources such as USATestPrep, Digital History and The Smithsonian Institute to provide deliverables and exemplars to the students in a variety of avenues. 

I have over ten years of education experience as a substitute teacher, a paraprofessional for special education and a general education teacher.  With those experiences I have developed a great understanding of the needs of individual students and there is not a "one size fits all" formula in education. I have obtained my Bachelors Degree in Economics and I have a Masters degree in Secondary Education.  Because of these accomplishments I feel that I provide a picture of success that young students can attain to have.

Another way my service stands out is with relevant information.  I provide students with information that is not normally disclosed in textbooks or in the classroom.  Historical events and individuals are explained in manner that does not paint history as a perfect tapestry of events and individuals but it is instead is filled with complex incidences that often cause questions of morality and integrity.  The information that I convey to students often allow them to develop conclusions on their own about specific dilemma in the past

I enjoy enlightening students and the aspect of passing knowledge on to students in an entertaining yet academic manner. I love when students say "oh" or "ahhhh" when they finally understand a concept, idea, or subject.  I also like the fact of learning different student personalities and when I form a rapport with students I am better able to develop lesson plans and assignments that not only meet the students needs but also enage the student. 

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Mableton, GA 30126
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What is your typical process for working with a new student?

When beginning to work with new students I first attempt to gauge their preferred method of delivery for information.  I ask students do they learn infortmation visually: by videos, auditory: by hearing, or kinesthetic:: by doing.  Once I have determined a preferred method of delivery to the students I then begin working on developing lessons and activities that will engage the students.  When working with students I also collect information on what topic or theme the student are currently showing a weakness in. When I get that information I develop a method of delivery that is relateable and tailored for the student in need.  I like to paint a picture as a story which hopefully allows for easier comprehension.

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