KEN GOTHMAN

CAREER EDUCATION 

STUDY SKILLS / ACADEMIC MOTIVATION 

EDUCATION:

  • Master's of Education in School Counseling
  • Bachelor's of Science in Group Science/Biology Emphasis

CERTIFICATION:

  • ​Michigan Professional Teaching Certificate with K-8 all subjects, 9th grade science, and K-12 school counseling endorsements

RELATED EXPERIENCE:

  • Currently serving as the Regional Career Outreach Coordinator for Montcalm Area Intermediate School District providing career education and consulting in middle schools and high schools throughout four Michigan counties (Montcalm, Ionia, Gratiot, and Isabella). Includes training and facilitating online career exploration for classrooms and school staff, as well as assisting students in developing their 4-year high school EDP's (Educational Development Plans)
  • Instructor for Allegan Michigan Works! summer work experience youth program focusing on career education, job search skills, and on-the-job work experience
  • ​School counselor - Byron Center High School; also school counseling intern at the high school and middle school
  • 7th-8th grade science teacher (with some 7th grade math)
  • 6th grade teacher - all subjects

Our goal is to always provide the most effective services possible for inspiring and equipping students to be successful in school, career and life!

(616) 530-9580

Email: sgothman@successfulyouservices.com

6472 Sunfield Drive, Byron Center, MI 49315-9449

ABOUT US

SUE GOTHMAN

Math TutorING

STUDY SKILLS / ACADEMIC MOTIVATION

Career Education

ESL Language Instruction 

EDUCATION:

  • Master's of Education in General Education (TESOL Emphasis)
  • Bachelor's of Science in Group Science/Math Emphasis
  • Extensive professional development training in teaching middle school math​
  • Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF) certification training

CERTIFICATION:

  • Michigan Professional Teaching Certificate with K-8 all subjects, 9th grade math, 9th grade science, and K-12 ESL endorsements

RELATED EXPERIENCE:

  • Middle school math teacher in a virtual, online, National Math Lab for 5th-11th grade students; also member of the curriculum development team which wrote and edited the math curriculum used by the teachers
  • Teacher in both private and public school settings, including elementary all subjects, 6th-9th grade math/science, after-school math tutoring, and assisting students with online career exploration
  • Youth case manager, assisted students and young adults with career education, resume development, and other job search activities
  • ESL summer literacy internship with kindergarten students
  • Online ESL instructor for children living in China.
  • ESL instructor for international college-age students at a university-based language center, as well as intensive ESL training in Business English for adults
  • Private math tutor in various settings
  • Home-school educator, K-8th grade all subjects

ACADEMIC ​HONORS:

  • Received Outstanding Student in Elementary Education and Outstanding Student in Group Science/Math Emphasis awards, Presidential Scholarship, and Phi Kappa Phi honors at Grand Valley State University
  • Graduated from high school as valedictorian and college as Magna Cum Laude