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Hillery B.

Licensed in Elementary Special Needs, Literacy & Math focus

Boulder, CO (80301)

Travel radius
5 miles
Hourly fee
$40.00
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Tutoring offers students such a rewarding learning opportunity! I have enjoyed teaching, consulting and tutoring as a licensed teacher since 1999. My experience include students with and without Special Needs ages 2-26. I strive to find and reinforce the love of learning intrinsic in each student.

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Hillery’s subjects

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary
Language:
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), ESL/ESOL, Handwriting, Reading, SAT Reading, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, GED, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar

Dyslexia

I have experience working with students with Dyslexia and using phonics to help them learn to read. I have Special Education as well as reading and writing certifications on my teaching license.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am licensed to teach Special Education in Colorado for ages 0-8 with endorsements in literacy and math. I have had over a decade of experience with ages 2-23 as a tutor, consultant, and teacher.

ESL/ESOL

For over 5 years I have taught reading, writing and math to students who are also learning English as a second language. I teach using only English with games and stories to help students enjoy and excel at their learning pursuits.

Phonics

I have successfully used instruction of word families and blends to build phonemic awareness in developing readers with and without Dyslexia. Games and word activities are fun ways to help students associate consonant and vowel combinations with appropriate spelling. Writing activities reinforce the learning while improving spelling and reading.

Reading

Literacy is such an crucial skill! Reading can be fun and is best paired with writing. My experience includes using phonics, spelling rules, using root words, prefixes and suffixes to find word meanings. I also have taught reading comprehension.

Special Needs

My experience includes working with children with various needs and challenges including Autism, ADD, ADHD, and Down's Syndrome to name a few. I also have a Colorado Teaching license in Special Education for ages 2-23.

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Education

Colorado State University

University of Colorado at Denver (Master's)

Early Childhood Special Education (Other)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Rates are for 3 hours minimum per week. $45 for 1-1/2 hours per week.

Travel policy

Hillery will travel within 5 miles of Boulder, CO 80301.

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