Search 74,393 tutors

Kathleen H.

Professional Tutor

Takoma Park, MD (20912)

Travel radius
5 miles
Hourly fee
Email Kathleen H.

You don't pay for tutoring
unless you find a good fit!

Background Check Status for Kathleen H.

Kathleen H. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Kathleen, you will be able to order a background check for $7.99. The check will be processed by First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.

Are you or your child struggling to understand what is being taught in the classroom? Have no fear for I am here to help make sense of the lessons. I am a Master Tutor with over 2000 hours tutoring students with special needs. Also, for over 20 years, I have worked in classrooms (K through 12) as a lead teacher, resource teacher, dedicated aide, substitute, and after schoolteacher. My expertise is with elementary students that that have learning differences. I have taught individually and in small groups reading, math, writing, spelling, keyboarding, and study skills. I possess extensive background in assisting students that require differentiation and assistive technology to access the curriculum. Also, I am familiar with a broad range of teaching techniques. I have a passion for teaching and I am committed to ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to reach his or her potential.

My approach to tutoring is to first become aware of what the student knows and what he or she needs to learn. This includes, learning the student's preferred learning style and general interests. For the younger children, I include games and fun activities during the sessions and I end with reading a book to them for their enjoyment. With older students and those ready for more challenges, I focus on relating his or her studies with class work or interests the student has to make the lesson more meaningful. I use a lot of positive feedback challenging the student just enough to ensure continual progress while maintaining his or her confidence. I have a patient, caring disposition and am enthusiastic about tutoring you or your child.

Email Kathleen

Kathleen’s subjects

Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th), Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Special Needs:
Aspergers, Dyslexia, Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Algebra 1, Geometry, Prealgebra
Literature, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

Elementary (K-6th)

I have a Masters in Elementary Education and 20 plus years of teaching and tutoring students in math. Many of the students I taught struggled with math concepts and I was adept at assessing his or her needs and differentiating lessons to make them more understandable.


I have a Masters in Elementary Education and extensive experience through teaching and tutoring in instructing students with learning differences in phonics and reading. I have worked with a variety of phonics based programs and am skilled at adapting the instruction to a child's individual needs and learning style.

Read all subject qualifications ยป

Email Kathleen

back to top

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

Travel policy

Kathleen will travel within 5 miles of Takoma Park, MD 20912.

Email Kathleen

Send Kathleen a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Kathleen or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

(ex: algebra, chemistry)
Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.

Receive Responses From Additional Tutors

If selected, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.