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"Greetings! My name is Andrew S. I graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in History Education, with an RX endorsement with Social Studies. I did my student teaching, as part of program requirements, and taught 10th grade US History, along with teaching ELL students on the same subject field. Since then, I have worked as a substitute teacher through multiple districts in Metro Detroit more...

"Greetings! My name is Andrew S. I graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in History Education, with an RX endorsement with Social Studies. I did my student teaching, as part of program requirements, and taught 10th grade US History, along with teaching ELL students on the same subject field. Since then, I have worked as a substitute teacher through multiple districts in Metro Detroit, assisting students & staff in any possible way I can. I have also worked at Detroit Country Day School as a test administrator, working with the learning center & assuring that students are receiving the most amount of help possible.

The thing I enjoy about working with students, one on one, is that their education can be focus into a individualized plan that can directly benefit that one student. Every student has a unique way of learning, that may not always work with others, and I believe it is important to identify how students can learn better & customize their education to fit their needs. Whether it's through visual sources (like on PowerPoint, movies, computers) or through spaced repetition & memory, we all learn through different modes, and to utilize this method to its full extent. I think that learning can be a positive experience, and can be relevant for students to understand & connect with the world around them. In essence, the creation of a better understanding of our world is the significant driver behind learning, in its true importance.

When learning & teaching history, it is not only important to know significant figures & events, but how the people of the world have been affected by what has happened. We see multiple examples of how the past has re-occurred in our modern world, and it is important for students to find connectivity from the past to the present. I have implemented this idea into my method of education, from working within schools & students to museums & the public, and have seen this connectivity immensely help create a better understanding of history. I find that there are mult" less...

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fee: $50 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 30 miles
meeting type: either in-person or online

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Education and Qualifications

certified: Andrew S. is a certified tutor

Michigan State University, History Education

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Subjects Tutored

American History - European History - Geography - World History