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Susan K.

Saint Louis, MO

$45/hr

Experienced and Compassionate Tutor K-12

Background check passed as of 1/16/14
Usually responds in about 1 hour

Experienced and Compassionate Tutor K-12

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I am an energetic and experienced tutor. I have been tutoring for over 25 years. I tutor Reading and English K-12, and all other subjects K-8. I also tutor in ITBS, ACT, and ASVAB Testing. I not only work with my students on their academics, but I also build their confidence and self esteem. I would love the opportunity to work with you or your child.

Testimonials

"Excellent tutor!"

- Karen, Saint Louis, MO on 8/11/14

"Very dedicated and knowledgeable tutor"

- Tu, Saint Louis, MO on 8/12/14

"Wonderful Tutor!"

- Patti, Saint Louis, MO on 7/22/13

"Terrific Tutor for Standardized Test Taking"

- Laura, Saint Louis, MO on 6/26/13
Math:
Algebra 1
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Reading,
SAT Reading, Vocabulary
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading,
Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Phonics,
Special Needs
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th),
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading,
SAT Reading, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ASVAB, SAT Reading
Sports/Recreation:
Cooking
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, 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.

ADD/ADHD

I have worked with ADD/ADHD children for over 20 years. I assist my students with the strategies and skills to work up to their academic potential. I have also attended numerous seminars on the subject of ADD/ADHD. I also assist the parents by helping them with successful homework organization methods and behavior modifications that they can implement at home. I have worked with students on a one-to-one basis and in small/large groups. I believe I have had great success in this area.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have my Elementary Education degree K-8 all subjects. I also have my Special Reading Certificate K-12. I have over 30 years experience in teaching and tutoring students K-12th grade. I have taught math, reading, English, science, social studies and standardized test prep. I was also a Title I math and reading teacher K-5th grade. All of these experiences and education have made me a compassionate, intelligent teacher and tutor.

Elementary Math

I have taught Elementary Math K-8 for over 30 years. I have also taken several seminars and courses on the most up to date methodologies in Math instruction. I am a very patient and sincere tutor that would love to work with your child.

Phonics

I am a Reading Specialist K-12th grade. I also have my K-8 Elementary degree all subjects. I have taught and tutored for over 30 years. I am up to date on all of the most recent methodologies in teaching reading and phonics. I teach decoding word skills and I also teach to the whole word in phonics instruction. I will teach my students the strategies that they need to become a fluent reader.

Reading

I have my Bachelors in Science, Elementary Education K-8. I also hold my Special Reading Certificate K-12. I am up to date on the most recent teaching Reading Methodoligies. Along with my educational background, I have been tutoring and teaching reading for over 30 years. I am an enthusiastic and compassionate teacher.

Special Needs

I have over thirty years experience in tutoring and teaching children with special needs. These range from ADD/ADHD, learning disabilities, the autism spectrum, and conduct disorders. Not only do I have the experience, but I am up to date on the most recent methodoligies in the field of special needs. I have taken graduate level courses and seminars on the specific special needs.I am a very patient and compassionate teacher/tutor. I would love the opportunity to work with your child.

Study Skills

I have been tutoring and teaching for over 30 years. I have taught and tutored students K-12th grade. I have my Elementary Education degree K-8 and I have my Reading Specialist Certificate K-12. I have taught study skills for all ages and for all standardized test. I prepare my students by teaching strategies to take the test as well as teaching to the content of each particular test. I also build my student's confidence and their self esteem so they are more confident when taking test.

UMSL
Harris Stowe State College
Other

Education

UMSL

Harris Stowe State College (Other)

Excellent tutor! — Susan has done an excellent job helping my son regain his confidence. We hired her to help our son prepare for ITBS testing. He has struggled in this area and Susan not only has helped him prepare for the test, but she also helped him find his confidence to successfully take this test. This confidence has also spilled over into how he now feels about school overall. Susan is very knowledgeable ...

— Karen, Saint Louis, MO on 8/11/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Susan will travel within 10 miles of Saint Louis, MO 63119.


About Susan

I am an energetic and experienced tutor. I have been tutoring for over 25 years. I tutor Reading and English K-12, and all other subjects K-8. I also tutor in ITBS, ACT, and ASVAB Testing. I not only work with my students on their academics, but I also build their confidence and self esteem. I would love the opportunity to work with you or your child.

Testimonials

"Excellent tutor!"

- Karen, Saint Louis, MO on 8/11/14

"Very dedicated and knowledgeable tutor"

- Tu, Saint Louis, MO on 8/12/14

"Wonderful Tutor!"

- Patti, Saint Louis, MO on 7/22/13

"Terrific Tutor for Standardized Test Taking"

- Laura, Saint Louis, MO on 6/26/13
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Education

UMSL
Harris Stowe State College
Other

Education

UMSL

Harris Stowe State College (Other)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Saint Louis, MO 63119

Susan’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Reading,
SAT Reading, Vocabulary
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading,
Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Phonics,
Special Needs
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th),
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading,
SAT Reading, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ASVAB, SAT Reading
Sports/Recreation:
Cooking
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, 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.


Background Check Status for Susan K.

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