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Alexandra G.

Washington, DC

$55/hr

Alexandra G. DC Reading is Thinking

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Hampshire College
Art History
Teachers College, Columbia University
Master's
Bank Street College of Education
Graduate Coursework

Education

Hampshire College (Art History)

Teachers College, Columbia University (Master's)

Bank Street College of Education (Graduate Coursework)

About Alexandra

I was the lead teacher for the English Department at Jefferson Middle School in Arlington, VA for eight years,
My goal as a teacher is to develop a love of learning by using an array of resources to engage students. I have taught adults and students in grades K-12 in urban public schools in New York, DC, Maryland and Virginia. I believe that children need many ways to build their understanding of the world and I encourage exploration through play, art, music, movement, dialogue and anything that the children bring to the table. I have a holistic view of learning that grows and changes depending on the students.

Finally, I am a native of Washington DC and I am certified in Literacy K-12, have taught students with a range of learning challenges, and I am very comfortable with students from diverse backgrounds and learning styles.
I was the lead teacher for the English Department at Jefferson Middle School in Arlington, VA for eight years,
My goal as a teacher is to develop a love of learning by using an array of resources to engage students. I have taught adults and students in grades K-12 in urban public…
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Policies
Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Washington, DC 20009
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading

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Elementary (K-6th)

I have an MA in elementary education from Teachers College, Columbia University. I have taught and tutored students in elementary school for over 10 years. I taught math and reading in New York for 8 years.

Study Skills

I have studied at Bank Street College of Education and gained certification in reading and literacy, two aspects of study skills. I taught reading and study skills to middle and high school students for 8 years.

Hampshire College
Art History
Teachers College, Columbia University
Master's
Bank Street College of Education
Graduate Coursework

Education

Hampshire College (Art History)

Teachers College, Columbia University (Master's)

Bank Street College of Education (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $55.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Alexandra will travel within 10 miles of Washington, DC 20009.

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