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Alison L.

Philadelphia, PA

$80/hr

Certified in many areas with my Masters in Education!Lifelong learner!

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Certified in many areas with my Masters in Education!Lifelong learner!

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My name is Ali, and I am a full time, certified teacher of 11 years. I have worked with students from grade 1 through grade 12, and am certified in the following areas: Elementary Education, Special Education, Reading Specialist, and Middle Grades Mathematics. I have my Masters in Reading, Writing, and Literacy from The University of Pennsylvania, and have completed a certificate program in teaching Mathematics from Montclair State University. I am trained in test preparation including SATs, ACTs, and grade level standardized assessments. I currently work as a one on one teacher, and find it is the best way to help learners! I love working with students, and hope to get a chance to meet yours!

Math:
Algebra 1, Geometry, Prealgebra
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Aspergers, Autism, Dyslexia,
Phonics,
Special Needs
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th),
English, Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Praxis,
PSAT, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

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 am a certified, full time Special Education teacher with eleven years of experience working with students with ADD and ADHD!

Dyslexia

As a full time and certified Reading Specialist and Special Education teacher with training in the Wilson Reading Program I feel that I am more than qualified in this area. I have been teaching in this field for 11 years!

Elementary (K-6th)

As a state certified (both PA and NJ) Elementary Education teacher, and a full time teacher, I believe I am qualified to be certified in elementary (k-6th)!

Phonics

I have my Masters in Education in Reading, Writing, and Literacy from The University of Pennsylvania. I also am a full time and certified Reading Specialist with training in the Wilson Reading Program.

Praxis

I would love to tutor someone on various Praxis tests as I know how important they are for the next step in life! As someone who has multiple teaching certificates in a few different states, I have had to take 8 different Praxis tests - all of which I passed on the first time. I also currently teach test taking skills and am looking forward to helping people pass the Praxis!

Special Needs

As a full time and certified Special Education teacher I feel that I am definitely qualified to tutor this subject! I have been a teacher in this field for 11 years.

Study Skills

I currently am a full time Learning Specialist with my certificates in Special Education, Reading Specialist, Elementary Education, and Mathematics. I work one on one with students on various skills, including their study habits with time management and organization.

University of Delaware
Montclair State
Graduate Coursework
University of Pennsylvania
Master's

Education

University of Delaware

Montclair State (Graduate Coursework)

University of Pennsylvania (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $80.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Alison will travel within 40 miles of Philadelphia, PA 19147.


About Alison

My name is Ali, and I am a full time, certified teacher of 11 years. I have worked with students from grade 1 through grade 12, and am certified in the following areas: Elementary Education, Special Education, Reading Specialist, and Middle Grades Mathematics. I have my Masters in Reading, Writing, and Literacy from The University of Pennsylvania, and have completed a certificate program in teaching Mathematics from Montclair State University. I am trained in test preparation including SATs, ACTs, and grade level standardized assessments. I currently work as a one on one teacher, and find it is the best way to help learners! I love working with students, and hope to get a chance to meet yours!

Education

University of Delaware
Montclair State
Graduate Coursework
University of Pennsylvania
Master's

Education

University of Delaware

Montclair State (Graduate Coursework)

University of Pennsylvania (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Philadelphia, PA 19147

Alison’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Geometry, Prealgebra
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Aspergers, Autism, Dyslexia,
Phonics,
Special Needs
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th),
English, Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Praxis,
PSAT, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

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.


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