Elementary special education teacher for three years. Private reading and math tutor for six years.
I believe it is important for students to build conceptual understanding of academic material, rather than memorize steps, or algorithms that lead to a "correct" answer. I try to allow for self-discovery in my teaching, and give the responsibility of learning to my students.
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Graduated from the University of Louisville with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Graduated from the University of the Cumberlands with a Master's in Teaching Special Education.
I am 32 years old and a father of one. I have lived in the Louisville area of Kentucky my entire life. I enjoy working with children, and have spent my entire post-college, professional life working with them as a social worker or teacher.