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Shari P.

A Very "Special" Special Education Teacher

San Diego, CA (92108)

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Dear Parent,

I am a special education teacher for students with learning disabilities, mild autism, ADD/ADHD, and speech and language impairments. I have been working with students in the special education field for 25 years now.

I love to tutor, because the one-to-one interaction gives the child a greater chance for learning and a sense of self-confidence. My specialty is in modifying lessons in all core subject areas to meet the individual needs of each child. I am confident in tutoring all subjects from kindergarten through 6th grade. I am very patient and caring.

I am available to tutor in your home or in a public library. I will travel 15 miles from my home in Mission Valley (92108). If we meet outside of that area, I will charge for one-way extra driving time. If you must cancel a session, please inform me by phone, text, or email at least 10 hours before the scheduled session. I look forward to teaming up with you to help your child succeed!

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Shari’s subjects

Algebra 1, Prealgebra
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading


I have 25 years of experience working as a Special Education Teacher. Most of my students have ADD/ADHD. I am credentialed in Special Education for students with learning disabilities.


I hold the Special Education Credential for non-severely handicapped and have been teaching students with mild autism for 25 years.


I have knowledge of all subject areas for taking the CBEST exam. I had to take it myself in order to teach!


I hold a Master's Degree in Reading Education. Many of my students have dyslexia and/or reading disabilities.

Elementary (K-6th)

I hold the California Clear Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential (current) with a supplementary authorization in Art (K-12)


I have a master's in reading education. Phonics is the core of my reading instruction.

Special Needs

I hold the Special Education Credential for Learning Handicapped (current).

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SUNY Brockport

San Diego State University (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Shari will travel within 15 miles of San Diego, CA 92108.

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