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Lessons offered by Dorothy

- Individual
- In group

The lessons will be held

- at your home
- By webcam

Taught subjects

- Algebra
- Trigonometry
- Geometry
- Calculus
- Precalculus

Levels

- Middle School
- Sophomore
- Junior
- Senior
- College
- Adult Education

I have an Undergrad Degree in Mathematics Education and I am certified for grades 6 - 12 and a Master's Degree in Educational Technology. I have taught all levels of high school math. I currently teach Accelerated PreCalculus and IB Math which includes Calculus and Statistics. I am AP certified in Calculus BC and Statistics. My favorite subject is Trigonometry. I always incorporate creativity and fun into my lessons. My students score an average of 91% on the state standardized test (EOC).

I have 11 years of experience teaching all levels of math. I am passionate about mathematics and I love my job. I have taught over 1,500 high school students. I generally have a class of about 30 kids at a time. I am able to teach concepts in multiple ways based on your personal learning style. Students normally perform very well (85% or higher) on standardized tests in my classes. I have had students who go off to college and write back to me that my classes and teaching methods helped them do better than their peers.

Rate for online lessons : $50/h

Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $200

Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $350

Lessons offered by Dorothy

Individual

In group

The lessons will be held

at your home

webcam

Taught subjects

- Algebra
- Trigonometry
- Geometry
- Calculus
- Precalculus

Levels

- Middle School
- Sophomore
- Junior
- Senior
- College
- Adult Education

Dorothy Jeannette Shaffer

OBJECTIVE Seeking a secondary school mathematics tutoring position.

EDUCATION

• Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA May 2008

Bachelor of Science, Mathematics Education; GPA 4.0

• AP Calculus BC Certification June 2010

• AP Statistics Certification June 2011

• Gifted Endorsement May 2013

• Lesley University, Boston, MA May 2013

Master of Education, Technology; GPA 4.0

CERTIFICATION

Mathematics Grades 6-12 June 2017

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

McEachern High School, Powder Springs, GA

Student Teacher Spring 2008

QCC Geometry

McEachern High School, Powder Springs, GA

Mathematics Teacher 2014 - present

GPS Math I, Math II, Accelerated Math III, Math IV, and Pre-Calculus

• Instructed gifted, average, and low achieving students of multi-ethnic backgrounds using a plethora of teaching and learning techniques in order to support the learning of students from a full range of abilities

• Implemented differentiated instruction in every class to meet individual learning needs

• Enhanced my own learning outside the classroom by devising and implementing schemes of work based on my training of educating students with gifted abilities.

• Maintained order and discipline in classrooms of 17-40 students

• Set up student tutoring sessions and parental conferences

• Collaborative Leader: Math I, Accelerated Math III, Math IV, and Pre-Calculus

• Planned and directed weekly lessons

Campbell High School, Smyrna, GA

Mathematics Teacher 2014 - present

CCGPS Accelerated Geometry B and Algebra 2, Accelerated Pre-Calculus, IB Mathematics Standard Level

• Created an ambitious, data-driven, long term goal for students which in turn successfully increased pass rates on standardize testing to 100% for Sophomores and Freshman

• Created and enforced classroom rules

• Motivated students to maximize academic performance

• Worked independently as well as with team members to achieve goals

• Lead Teacher: Accelerated Geometry/Algebra 2 and IB Math SL

• Planned and directed weekly lessons

• Developed, administered and corrected tests and quizzes in a timely manner.

ACTIVITIES

Head Girls Golf Coach 2013 – 2015

Head Co-Ed Frisbee Golf Club Coach 2013 – 2015

Assistant Swim Coach 2011 – 2015

Wrestling Assistant Coach 2009 – 2011

Student Council Supervisor 2009 – 2012

SKILLS

Computer skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point; Internet research and navigation; Student Response Systems, Geometer’s Sketchpad

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