About Corinne Irwin - Austin Texas Math and Writing Tutor

I want to thank you so much for everything you have helped me with this semester. You have given me confidence, relieved much of my test anxiety and made me realize it’s OK not to remember details of every class or subject ever taken. You are a very strong, amazing, kind and generous person and I am grateful I met you.

-KS

About Corinne : Special Projects & Awards

  • Recognized as of “Woman of the Year” by the National Association of Professional Women for my excellence and dedication to education (2013)
  • Received RateMyProfessor overall rating of 4.8 out of 5.0 (April 2013)
  • Nominated by the Dean of Students at the University Texas-Austin and awarded for offering support and guidance to students with disabilities.(January 2013 and December 2006 and January 2013
  • Recognized on MyEdu.com list of Top Ten “Tough Love” University and College Professors in the United States, all subject (March 2011)
  • MyEdu.com Top Five “Most Loved Professors at UT”, all subjects  (February 2011)
  • Nominated for the Regent’s Outstanding Teaching Award UT Austin by the dean of the College of Natural Sciences (2011)
  • Nominated for the Friar Centennial Teaching Excellence Award at UT Austin (Spring 2008)
  • Received Excellence Award at the NISOD (National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development) International Conference on Teaching Excellence (1994)
  • Developed the mathematics curriculum, wrote two textbooks and taught Introduction to Mathematical Concepts offered by the Engineering and Technology Institute at UT Austin (1993-1996)
  • Awarded Teaching Excellence Award by the Phi Theta Kappa honorary society at Austin Community College (1992)
  • Developed the curriculum and taught the courses required for TASP-mandated students (1990-1991)
  • Worked on development team to create in-service courses for elementary teachers in the Austin Independent School District. The courses focused on math anxiety reduction and problem solving skills  (January 1987)
  • Co-lead a staff development workshop on effective teaching strategies at Austin Community College (Fall 1984)
  • Nominated for the Minnie Piper Teacher Excellence Award at Austin Community College. (1983, 1986, 2002)
  • Taught SAT math review courses for the Assistance League of Austin (1983-1987)