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Lauren B.

Floral Park, NY

$50/hr

PreK-2 Tutor with Experience and Enthusiasm!

Background check passed as of 9/27/14
Usually responds in about 12 hours

PreK-2 Tutor with Experience and Enthusiasm!

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I am a NYS Certified Classroom Teacher, K-6, and have been teaching for over 10 years. I have taught all grades from prekindergarten through grade 5.

I am currently a kindergarten teacher in the Great Neck Public School District. I have been happily teaching kindergarten for the past 4 years.

I have extensive training in and knowledge of Columbia Teachers' College Reading and Writing Program, as well as several phonics and math programs. I am up to date with the new Common Core State Standards.

I love making learning fun because that is exactly how I like to learn!

Testimonials

"Creative and patient "

- Maxine, Laurelton, NY on 10/26/14

"Great Tutor"

- Stephanie, Port Washington, NY on 9/16/14

"Responsible, experienced tutor with a sunny disposition"

- Marsha, Port Washington, NY on 9/13/14

"Great tutor! Fun, energetic, and creative"

- Lori, Great Neck, NY on 6/29/14

"Very Engaging"

- Jessica, Whitestone, NY on 5/8/14
English:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Reading,
Vocabulary
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft PowerPoint,
Microsoft Word
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting,
Phonics,
Reading,
Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint,
Microsoft Word
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, General Computer, Grammar, Microsoft Word

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.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am a NYS Certified Classroom Teacher, K-6, and have been teaching for over 10 years. I have taught all grades K-5. For the last 3 years I have been teaching kindergarten. I have extensive knowledge and training in the new Common Core State Standards.

Elementary Math

I am a NYS Certified Classroom Teacher, K-6, and have been teaching for over 10 years. I have taught all grades K-5. For the last 4 years I have been teaching kindergarten. I have extensive knowledge and training in the new Common Core State Standards. I have been thoroughly trained in several well known math programs, including Envisions Math and Singapore Math. I have taken many hours of math professional development courses.

Handwriting

I have extensive knowledge and training in multiple handwriting programs, including Wilson's Fundations and Words Their Way. I have been studying and implementing these programs for over 4 years.

Microsoft PowerPoint

I have over 10 years of experience working with Microsoft PowerPoint, both in Mac and PC.

Phonics

I am a NYS Certified Classroom Teacher, K-6. I have taught all grades K-5. For the last 3 years I have been teaching kindergarten. I have extensive knowledge and training in multiple phonics programs, including Wilson's Fundations and Words Their Way. I have been studying and implementing these programs for over 4 years.

Reading

I am a NYS certified teacher, K-6. I have over 4 years of extensive training in Columbia Teachers' College Reading and Writing Program. I also have over 3 years of extensive training in the Wilson Fundations phonics program.

Study Skills

I am a NYS Certified Classroom Teacher, K-6, and have been teaching for over 10 years. I have taught all grades between prekindergarten and grade 5. For the last 4 years I have been teaching kindergarten. I have extensive knowledge of and training in organization and time management skills for students. Organization and time management skills are an integral part of the kindergarten curriculum. I support my students in this area on a daily basis throughout the school year.

Emory University
Educational Studies
CUNY Hunter College
Master's
SUNY Old Westbury
Graduate Coursework

Education

Emory University (Educational Studies)

CUNY Hunter College (Master's)

SUNY Old Westbury (Graduate Coursework)

Creative and patient — I am very pleased to have Ms. Lauren as a tutor for my son. She has a lot of patience with children of elementary school age. Ms. Lauren also has very creative teaching skills that help children learn without even realizing it. ...

— Maxine, Laurelton, NY on 10/26/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Cancelled or skipped sessions with less than 2 hours notice will still be charged the hourly rate.

Travel policy

Lauren will travel within 8 miles of Floral Park, NY 11005.


About Lauren

I am a NYS Certified Classroom Teacher, K-6, and have been teaching for over 10 years. I have taught all grades from prekindergarten through grade 5.

I am currently a kindergarten teacher in the Great Neck Public School District. I have been happily teaching kindergarten for the past 4 years.

I have extensive training in and knowledge of Columbia Teachers' College Reading and Writing Program, as well as several phonics and math programs. I am up to date with the new Common Core State Standards.

I love making learning fun because that is exactly how I like to learn!

Testimonials

"Creative and patient "

- Maxine, Laurelton, NY on 10/26/14

"Great Tutor"

- Stephanie, Port Washington, NY on 9/16/14

"Responsible, experienced tutor with a sunny disposition"

- Marsha, Port Washington, NY on 9/13/14

"Great tutor! Fun, energetic, and creative"

- Lori, Great Neck, NY on 6/29/14

"Very Engaging"

- Jessica, Whitestone, NY on 5/8/14

Education

Emory University
Educational Studies
CUNY Hunter College
Master's
SUNY Old Westbury
Graduate Coursework

Education

Emory University (Educational Studies)

CUNY Hunter College (Master's)

SUNY Old Westbury (Graduate Coursework)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
2 hours notice required

Cancelled or skipped sessions with less than 2 hours notice will still be charged the hourly rate.

Travel Radius
Travels within 8 miles of Floral Park, NY 11005

Lauren’s Subjects

English:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Reading,
Vocabulary
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft PowerPoint,
Microsoft Word
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting,
Phonics,
Reading,
Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint,
Microsoft Word
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, General Computer, Grammar, Microsoft Word

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 Lauren B.

Lauren B. passed a background check on 9/27/14. The check was ordered by Lauren through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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