Temisha Baker

Temisha B.

Killeen, TX

Lesson Details

Pre Algebra

Levels Taught:
Middle School, High School, College
Instruction is designed to reinforce mathematical skills taught in the previous courses with additional advanced computation including an emphasis on Algebraic concepts. Students study fractions, decimals, percents, positive and negative integers and rational numbers. Student works toward becoming more proficient in using ratios, proportions and solving algebraic equations. Students will develop and expand problem solving skills (creatively and analytically) in order to solve word problems. Students continue to practice using math skills to solve word problems and to think creatively and analytically. Students can use manipulatives and calculators. Successful completion prepares students for success in Algebra 1.
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About

Temisha delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 12+

Teaching since:
June 1991

Hello my name is Temisha. I have been a provider of supplemental instruction(tutoring) since 1991. My post secondary education is in Human Services, Psychology, and Education. My undergraduate work was done at St. Louis University and my graduate work at Southern Illinois University. I am an educator provisionally certified to teach mathematics Texas.

Experience

Math Teacher
Aug 2007 - May 2008
Metropolitan High School

As a high school math teacher, I taught analytical geometry/trigonometry and one period of college algebra.

Education

AAS Human Services
Jun 1989 - Jul 2012
St Louis Community College at Florissant Valley
Master of Science Education
Jun 2001 - Jun 2003
Southern Illinois University
Bachelor Organizational Psychology
Jan 1997 - Aug 1999
St Louis University Frost Campus

Languages

American English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

Mathematics
Aug 2014
Texas Education Agency

After relocating to Texas, I immediately began my teacher's certification program. This required me to take the five hour certification exam, of which I passed on the first attempt. Afterwards, I applied and was granted a provisional certification to teach mathematics in Texas.

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Here is a demonstration of a work word problem.
Math/Science Tutorial Demonstration
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y1s6QcYTlvM&t=254s
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Giovanna A. Jun 25, 2016
Chemistry · In studio

Temisha is amazing. Science is my weakness, and she made it easier to follow through. She increased my confidence.

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