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I am a trained elementary teacher and literacy specialist from Vanderbilt University. I taught fifth grade reading/language arts for two years, and all content areas in fourth grade while living in Texas. My specialty is reading and writing, and my masters degree is in Reading Education. I like to help students develop foundational literacy skills as well as deeper comprehension of English. However, I also have knowledge of elementary and middle school math, science, and social studies. I am currently a Learning Specialist at an independent school in Manhattan.
I taught 5th grade for two years and 4th grade for one, and have had experience with reading, writing, math, science, and social studies in these grades. I have worked with students of varying abilities and have used many strategies to help kids access knowledge and build understanding. I am now a learning specialist in reading, math, and early literacy.
I earned my M.Ed. from Vanderbilt University in Reading Education, which provided me the opportunity to learn about and teach emergent literacy skills. I worked in kindergarten and first grade classrooms to teach letter/sound correspondence and word building. I also work on phonics skills in my job as a learning specialist.
I earned my M.Ed. from Vanderbilt University in Reading Education, which provided me the opportunity to learn about and teach emergent literacy skills. I worked in Kindergarten and first grade classrooms to teach letter/sound correspondence and word building. I taught 5th grade reading/ELA for two years and fourth grade for one year. In my job as a learning specialist, I work on building good reading habits, primarily with 3rd graders. We focus on decoding, fluency, vocabulary, and deep comprehension.
Professional Literacy Specialist — Our tutor, Katie, is very professional. She is addressing the specific need we have regarding reading comprehension. Katie is modeling how to critique character motivation, and what emotions drive characters to do and say things. Our 3rd grade teacher identified a need for more one on one work with a tutor in this capacity, and Katie is providing just that. She is upbeat and fun. Her teaching st ...
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