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Elise G.

Retired Teacher With 35 years of experience

Castle Rock, CO (80104)

Travel radius
15 miles
Hourly fee
$40.00
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I am a retired teacher who worked in Jefferson County Schools for 31 years. I taught grades 5-6 throughout my career. Since retiring I have substitute taught in grades K-8 and really enjoy working with middle school students. I have a passion for teaching and have a positive connection with students. I have also tutored students who are in ESL programs, have learning disabilities, physical challenges, or have simply needed a little boost to gain some academic confidence. I have strengths in Reading, Writing, Study Skills, basic math understanding, and content comprehension. I have a great deal of patience and have the ability to help students find their strengths in basic subject areas. I look forward to working with you and your child.

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Elise’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), English, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Special Needs:
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Math:
English:
ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

ADD/ADHD

Throughout my career I have dealt with student with a vast range of challenges. I have patience and a caring manner in helping students with a wide range of learning issues.

Aspergers

While I was a full-time teacher I worked with students with Aspergers. I have a Master's Degree in Psychology and am well aware of a wide variety of challenges that face today students labeled with Aspergers. I believe my patience and empathy are strong assets in dealing with all students.

Autism

Throughout my 31 year teaching career I was able to work with a wide range of students with a wide range of learning needs. Since retiring, I have frequently substituted in a severe-needs classroom. My Master's degree is in guidance and psychology and I am well aware of the unique needs of autistic students.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am a retired elementary teacher with 30+ years experience. I have a positive way with students and have worked with all levels of students. I understand learning issues and am able to connect to the learning style unique to each student.

Elementary Math

I have passed the elementary math test on this site with a 100% score. My 35+ years of teaching math at the elementary level has given me many skills to help students feel more confident about their math abilities.

Prealgebra

I have passed this site's pre-algebra test with a score of 100%. I taught math to 5-6th graders for 30+ years and feel confident that I can work with pre-algebra students to help them acquire strategies for success.

Special Needs

I have worked with a broad range of special needs students throughout my career. I have a positive way with studets and am able to help them embrace doing the best to their ability.

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Education

University of Northern Colorado

Eastern Ilinois Unversity . (Master's)

Colorado State University (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Elise will travel within 15 miles of Castle Rock, CO 80104.

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