## About Us

### BOB'S EDUCATION

Bob Secrist brings extensive education to back up his tutoring credentials.

- Muscatine Junior College, 1959
- University of Iowa, BA in mathematics, 1961
- University of South Dakota, MA in mathematics with physics minor, 1965
- Over 30 Additional Graduate Hours in Mathematics and Computer Science Studies: University of Iowa, University of Missouri - Rolla, WMU, MSU, US Army War College, Charleston College, Christian Brothers College, Harvard University, Princeton University

### BOB'S 45 YEARS TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Bob Secrist's 20 years tutoring experience is coupled with over 45 years teaching experience.

- (1961 - 1965) North Scott High School, Eldridge, Iowa, Mathematics and Science
- (1965 - 2010) Kellogg Community College, Mathematics and Computer Science
- (2003 - 2006) Michigan Virtual High School, Online Calculus
- (1965 -1978) U.S. Army Officer Candidate School and U.S. Army Field Artillery School, Mathematical Applications to Artillery

### BOB'S CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT EXPERIENCE

Bob Secrist has had a varied and extensive curriculum development experience.

- Mathematics and Computer Science: Course materials from middle school through community college.
- Interactive Television Instruction: Mathematical course materials for all levels of high school and community college
- Computer-based Mathematics Course: Developed and taught online courses for community college and Michigan Virtual High School in beginning algebra, intermediate algebra, statistics, finite mathematics and calculus.
- Online Mathematical Tutorials
- Individualized Mathematical Learning Modules

### WORK EXPERIENCE

To enhance his tutoring capabilities, Bob Secrist brings to the table the following work assignments.

- From 1965 to 2010: Kellogg Community College
- From 1961 to 1964: North Scott High School, Eldridge, Iowa
- From 1956 to 1999: US Army & Army National Guard (Retired Brig. General)

### PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

Besides his teaching experience, Bob Secrist is active in professional associations so that he can remain current in teaching pedagogy.

- National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
- American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges
- National Education Association
- Michigan Association for Higher Education

### TRIBUTES

Recipient of 2014 Star Award Certificate for Kalamazoo community volunteerism.