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Miriam C.

Los Angeles, CA

$75/hr

Ed. Therapist- wide range of ages, abilities, including Deaf & MH

Usually responds in about 5 hours

Ed. Therapist- wide range of ages, abilities, including Deaf & MH

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I am experienced and credentialed for Mild to Moderate - Learning Handicapped, and Deaf and Hard of Hearing - DHH. I am an Educational Therapist Professional in private practice and a Special Day Class Teacher of DHH Special Needs children in Los Angeles. I am fluent in American Sign Language - ASL and have used it to perform storytelling, songs, and dance. I look forward to working with you.

Language:
Sign Language
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar,
Phonics,
Reading,
Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Corporate Training:
Grammar,
Sign Language

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ADD/ADHD

I am a Educational Therapist/Professional. I have a Learning Handicapped Credential. I have a special day class with special needs deaf students.

American History

I have always enjoyed learning history. I continue to add to my knowledge of it through travel, exposure to different cultures, and reading. I use my knowledge and experience to help make history come alive and meaningful to those I teach.

Aspergers

I have worked with Aspergers in my Special Day Class.

Autism

I have had Autistic students in my Special Day Class.

Dyslexia

I have a Learning Handicapped Credential and experience as an Ed. Therapy/Professional.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am experienced in teaching and doing educational therapy at the Elementary level.

English

I am skilled with teaching English through my DHH training, teaching and Ed. Therapy practice. I am strong with affect and usage of English.

European History

I have always enjoyed learning and teaching History. I continue to do so through travel and reading.

Geography

I love to travel, and learn about new places and cultures, even in my own city.

Grammar

I work heavily with grammar in my special day class and private ed therapy practice

Hard Of Hearing

I am credentialed, experienced, and currently teaching DHH students.

Literature

I love to read, and also share literature through storytelling.

Phonics

I have been trained and use phonics as an Educational Therapist, and a DHH teacher.

Reading

Reading is my favorite form of exercising my mind and restoring my soul - as well as teaching basic survival skills to my students.

Sign Language

I am a fluent user of ASL. I use it consistently in my Special DHH Day Class. I have also taught ASL classes, and used it as an Interpreter and ASL performer.

Social Studies

My major in undergrate work was Social Science. I enjoy including it in Special Day class and Ed. Therapy practice.

Special Needs

I have trained and experienced with a wide range of special needs, including behavior, DHH, Learning Differences, Ed. Therapy, and Mentally Challenged.

Study Skills

Study skills is a big part of my Educational Therapy practice and DHH Special Day Class

Vocabulary

Vocabulary is an essential way of expanding one's communication skills and understanding of the world.

World History

I enjoy learning, reading, and teaching history, as well as experiencing it through travel.

Writing

I am skilled at teaching writing from the most basic level of daily living to more sophisticated means of communication. I help my students learn to feel comfortable with writing, focusing on building on their ideas, feelings and experiences to produce it to the best of their abilities.

Shimer College, Chicago, Illinois
B.S - Social Science
McDaniel College, Westminster, Maryland
MEd
Cal. State Northridge
Other

Education

Shimer College, Chicago, Illinois (B.S - Social Science)

McDaniel College, Westminster, Maryland (MEd)

Cal. State Northridge (Other)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $75.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

I can be flexible with my rates on a per case basis, as explained and mutually agreed upon. I wish my experience, expertise, and unique combination of skills to be honored.

Travel policy

Miriam will travel within 10 miles of Los Angeles, CA 90019.


About Miriam

I am experienced and credentialed for Mild to Moderate - Learning Handicapped, and Deaf and Hard of Hearing - DHH. I am an Educational Therapist Professional in private practice and a Special Day Class Teacher of DHH Special Needs children in Los Angeles. I am fluent in American Sign Language - ASL and have used it to perform storytelling, songs, and dance. I look forward to working with you.

Education

Shimer College, Chicago, Illinois
B.S - Social Science
McDaniel College, Westminster, Maryland
MEd
Cal. State Northridge
Other

Education

Shimer College, Chicago, Illinois (B.S - Social Science)

McDaniel College, Westminster, Maryland (MEd)

Cal. State Northridge (Other)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required

I can be flexible with my rates on a per case basis, as explained and mutually agreed upon. I wish my experience, expertise, and unique combination of skills to be honored.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Los Angeles, CA 90019

Miriam’s Subjects

Language:
Sign Language
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar,
Phonics,
Reading,
Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Corporate Training:
Grammar,
Sign Language

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Miriam C.

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