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Charmie M.

Chicago, IL

$35/hr

Highly Motivated Elementary Teacher

Highly Motivated Elementary Teacher

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Hello,

I am Charmie and I graduated from National-Louis University with a Master of Arts degree in elementary education. I worked as a microbiologist for 11 years in the pharmaceutical field before deciding on a career change. I made the decision to become a teacher so that I could inspire children to learn.

My goal is simple: to use my knowledge to assist those in need of a helping hand. I want to make a difference in the lives of other by having the satisfaction of teaching today’s youth; they are our future. The major reason for a career change to education was the realization that as a teacher I would be inspired to continue my own learning. One motivation that inspires me to teach is “Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” - Proverbs 22:6

I love teaching because I enjoy hard work and helping others find success. My intermediate goal is to work in the field of education for several years while earning my Doctorate of Education in educational leadership at Argosy University. I have never been a tutor, however in my current position as a 4th /5th grade special education teacher, I like to help my students to engage in meaningful and interesting learning activities that apply to their lives. I accomplish this through the use of hands-on/minds-on activities, cooperative learning, an integrated curriculum, and, whenever possible, technology.

English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), Reading
Corporate Training:
Grammar

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Michigan State University
National-Louis University
Master's
Argosy University
Enrolled

Education

Michigan State University

National-Louis University (Master's)

Argosy University (Enrolled)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Group rates will increase by $15.

Travel policy

Charmie will travel within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60655.


About Charmie

Hello,

I am Charmie and I graduated from National-Louis University with a Master of Arts degree in elementary education. I worked as a microbiologist for 11 years in the pharmaceutical field before deciding on a career change. I made the decision to become a teacher so that I could inspire children to learn.

My goal is simple: to use my knowledge to assist those in need of a helping hand. I want to make a difference in the lives of other by having the satisfaction of teaching today’s youth; they are our future. The major reason for a career change to education was the realization that as a teacher I would be inspired to continue my own learning. One motivation that inspires me to teach is “Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” - Proverbs 22:6

I love teaching because I enjoy hard work and helping others find success. My intermediate goal is to work in the field of education for several years while earning my Doctorate of Education in educational leadership at Argosy University. I have never been a tutor, however in my current position as a 4th /5th grade special education teacher, I like to help my students to engage in meaningful and interesting learning activities that apply to their lives. I accomplish this through the use of hands-on/minds-on activities, cooperative learning, an integrated curriculum, and, whenever possible, technology.

Education

Michigan State University
National-Louis University
Master's
Argosy University
Enrolled

Education

Michigan State University

National-Louis University (Master's)

Argosy University (Enrolled)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
1 hour notice required

Group rates will increase by $15.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60655

Charmie’s Subjects

English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), Reading
Corporate Training:
Grammar

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.


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