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Lageshia M.

Arverne, NY

$35/hr

Wilson Reading/English Language Arts Master Teacher

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Background check passed as of 11/14/11
4.7 Avg. Rating
 
 
84 Ratings
 
 
10hrs Response Time
Excellent Tutor
— Sheryl, Far Rockaway, NY on 8/11/12

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City College of City University of New York
Bank Street College of Education
MEd

Education

City College of City University of New York

Bank Street College of Education (MEd)

About Lageshia

I am a Master Teacher with several years of experience teaching Learning Disabled students in the NYC Public School System. I have worked with students of all levels and created differentiated lesson plans and IEPs to meet each student's individual needs. I understand that not all children learn the same way and that every student has gifts and talents that need to be discovered and allowed to grow.

I am trained in the Wilson Reading program and Schools Attuned. These programs offer students the ability to learn reading and writing in a way that builds on their strengths and compensates for their weaknesses.

I believe all students can learn given the right instructional opportunities, patience, understanding, compassion and dedication.
I am a Master Teacher with several years of experience teaching Learning Disabled students in the NYC Public School System. I have worked with students of all levels and created differentiated lesson plans and IEPs to meet each student's individual needs. I understand that not all children learn the same way and that every student has gifts and… Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

$60/r for students with special needs. Group rate of $30-45/hr depending on number of students, grade levels and subjects.

Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Arverne, NY 11692
Background Check: Passed

"Excellent Tutor"

- Sheryl, Far Rockaway, NY on 8/11/12

"Very patient and can be easily reached by phone"

- Beverly, Arverne, NY on 2/23/13

"Great tutor and gives very personal attention to individual needs "

- Michael, Hollis, NY on 3/27/12

"Great tutor!!!!"

- Garry, East Elmhurst, NY on 11/19/11
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Phonics,
Special Needs
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar

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ADD/ADHD

I am a NYC/NYS Certified and Licensed Special Education Teacher. I taught LD, ED, ADD/ADHD,etc. students in my seven years teaching in Brooklyn. I have a BS and MS in Special Education.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am a NYS/NYC Licensed and Certified Special Education Teacher. I worked 7 years with The New York City Department of Education.

Phonics

I am certified in Wilson Reading - a phonics/reading program. I also have seven years teaching English Language Arts to Kindergarten through 8th Grade students.

Special Needs

I have a Bachelors and Master's of Science in Special Education. I am a licensed and certified special education teacher.

Study Skills

I taught test taking and study skills to students in grades 3 through college. I also tutor college students in English and test-prep.

City College of City University of New York
Bank Street College of Education
MEd

Education

City College of City University of New York

Bank Street College of Education (MEd)

Excellent Tutor — November 2011-- It's very true what they say about first impressions. In the beginning, I had contacted a few tutor's through the WyzAnt website. When we were given permission to communicate via phone, the only tutor that phoned me was Ms. Lageshia. She wanted to obtain more information in regards to the area where my child needed help. In doing that she had led me to believe that she would be gre ...

— Sheryl, Far Rockaway, NY on 8/11/12

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

$60/r for students with special needs. Group rate of $30-45/hr depending on number of students, grade levels and subjects.

Travel policy

Lageshia will travel within 5 miles of Arverne, NY 11692.

Background Check Status for Lageshia M.

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