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Jean C.

Evergreen, CO

$45/hr

Special Needs, Algebra, History and English Tutor Evergreen, CO

Background check passed as of 8/22/12
Usually responds in about 15 hours

Special Needs, Algebra, History and English Tutor Evergreen, CO

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Only my love of life and my granddaughters could equal my love of education and working with students. I received my M.A. in Education through Regis University, and also hold a valid Colorado Professional Teacher License in the areas of Early Childhood Education, Secondary Social Studies, and Special Education- moderate needs. For the past 18 years, I was employed as a special needs educator at the high school level and taught Pre-algebra and Algebra 1 through individualized instruction, and co-taught World History and Algebra 1, in the regular classroom. I have also co-taught in the area of reading instruction, as well as provided individualized instruction for reading and study skills in the resource room. I believe that each student is unique with their own learning style, who deserve the respect and opportunity to learn in a manner in which they are able to meet with success.

Math:
Algebra 1, Prealgebra
English:
Grammar, Proofreading, Reading
History:
American History, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Grammar, Phonics,
Reading, Study Skills
Special Needs:
Phonics,
Special Needs
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th),
Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

I taught math to special education students at the high school level for 18 years and many of these students were still functioning at the elementary level in math, for which I provided instruction.

Phonics

I participated in the F.A.S.T program training and also co-taught the program with an experienced reading teacher that had taught at Denver Academy where the program was initiated. I also used the program for individualized instruction at the high school level for students with special needs. I also have been through the Linda Mood training and used this program as well.

Special Needs

I have a valid Colorado Professional Teacher License for Special Education - Moderate Needs - and also an M.A. in Education from Regis University. I have been employed by Jefferson County Public Schools as a special needs teacher at the secondary level for the past 18 years, until I retired this past school year.

Study Skills

I taught a study skills/learning strategies class for at least 15 years at the secondary level for special needs students, while employed as a special education teacher in Jefferson County Public Schools.

University of Northern Colorado
Education
Regis University, Denver, Colorado
MEd

Education

University of Northern Colorado (Education)

Regis University, Denver, Colorado (MEd)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jean will travel within 10 miles of Evergreen, CO 80439.


About Jean

Only my love of life and my granddaughters could equal my love of education and working with students. I received my M.A. in Education through Regis University, and also hold a valid Colorado Professional Teacher License in the areas of Early Childhood Education, Secondary Social Studies, and Special Education- moderate needs. For the past 18 years, I was employed as a special needs educator at the high school level and taught Pre-algebra and Algebra 1 through individualized instruction, and co-taught World History and Algebra 1, in the regular classroom. I have also co-taught in the area of reading instruction, as well as provided individualized instruction for reading and study skills in the resource room. I believe that each student is unique with their own learning style, who deserve the respect and opportunity to learn in a manner in which they are able to meet with success.

Education

University of Northern Colorado
Education
Regis University, Denver, Colorado
MEd

Education

University of Northern Colorado (Education)

Regis University, Denver, Colorado (MEd)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Evergreen, CO 80439

Jean’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Prealgebra
English:
Grammar, Proofreading, Reading
History:
American History, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Grammar, Phonics,
Reading, Study Skills
Special Needs:
Phonics,
Special Needs
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th),
Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

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 Jean C.

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