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Barbara L.

Algebra, English and study skills- teacher for learning challenge

Van Nuys, CA (91401)

Travel radius
20 miles
Hourly fee
$45.00
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Barbara's Tutoring Subjects

Approved subjects are in bold.
Math:
Algebra 1
Prealgebra
English:
English
ESL/ESOL
Grammar
Reading
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th) more »
Grammar
Phonics
Reading
Study Skills more »
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD more »
Autism more »
Dyslexia more »
Phonics
Homeschool:
Algebra 1
Elementary (K-6th) more »
English
ESL/ESOL
Prealgebra
Reading
Study Skills more »
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL
Grammar

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ADD/ADHD

I have worked with learning disabled students with ADD and ADHD for 35 years. I am a resource specialist with an LH credential, also have a resource certificate, a multiple subject credential, and a certificate to teach asperger students.

I have been chair person of my Special Ed department, I have been coordinator of Title 1 for English and math after school tutoring programs. These are my qualifications.

Autism

I have completed a required course on working with autistic children.
I now have a certificate for working with autistic/asperger children.
That was part of my multiple subject and specialist credential.
I also have an English learner credential- CLAD.

Dyslexia

I have a mild handicapped learners credential and I am qualified to teach gen ed. students k-9.
I have taken classes to teach reading and have taught students reading through DISTAR, Corrective Reading, phonics, story boards and the whole writing method. I use kinesthetics to help students remember letters and their directionality as well as color-coding and tactile activities.

These are reasons I am qualified to work with Dyslexic students.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have a multiple subject credential which means I can teach grades K-12. I have taught all grades 1st-6th, 7th-8th and 9th through 12th.

Study Skills

I have been teaching study skills at the high school level for the past 25 years. I work as a resource specialist helping students with all subjects. I have taught algebra and CHSEE math prep classes for the last 5 years.

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Approved Subjects

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