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Marybeth I.

American Sign Language Tutor - Materials provided

Staten Island, NY (10306)

Travel radius
20 miles
Hourly fee
$50.00
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I have been working within the Deaf community for over 22 years. I was a teacher of the deaf for 15 years, later changing careers to become a sign language interpreter. I have devoted my life and my work to fights for Deaf rights, educating of Deaf children and educating the hearing community about Deaf Culture. I have been a professor at St. John's University for over 8 years. I believe everyone should know sign language. I believe anyone can learn it. I have developed my own curricula and hands on approach to teaching sign language to children and adults. I believe that although I am not deaf, I have the resources, knowledge and experience in teaching American Sign Language. I look at the person, reasons for learning the language and access to the Deaf community. This information helps develop my lesson plans and materials needs to teach.

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Marybeth’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Homeschool:
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, Writing
Special Needs:
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Language:
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

ESL/ESOL

I have worked with various students, many of them foreign to English. I have used many types of curricula to help teach English structure. I worked in a Deaf school for 23 years where English was the second language for the Student. I am able to share, create and develop materials needed for instructional purposes. I am able to understand the intended words of the consumer and make corrections where needed. I am comfortable teaching those from other countries as well as children who are learning the English language. I have a MA degree in reading which has helped me in my area of ESL teaching.

Hard Of Hearing

I have been in deaf education for over 23 years. I hold a BA in Deaf Education and an MA in reading. I have worked with students who are deaf, teaching them math, reading, social studies and expanding their sign language abilities.

Reading

I hold a MA in reading from St. John's University. I graduated in 1996 and have been using this degree to tutor deaf and hard of hearing children in reading. I am also able to tutor children who are not hard of hearing or deaf. This degree is in a specialty of identifying weakness in reading and developing strategies to help.

Sign Language

I am a certified sign language interpreter with Register of Interpreters for the Deaf. I hold a BA in Deaf Education and an MA in reading. I have created, taught and implemented lessons to parents of Deaf children as well has immigrate Deaf children enrolled in my Deaf school. I was a teacher in the school for 23 years.

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Education

kean college (Deaf Education )

St. Johns University (Master's)

So helpful and considerate! She's a wonderful person that does her best for her students. Very flexible and understanding, you couldn't ask for a better Tutor! ...

— Michael from Staten Island, NY on 12/12/13);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Family instruction/ learning groups for sign language classes will be discounted.

Travel policy

Marybeth will travel within 20 miles of Staten Island, NY 10306.

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