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Stephanie H.

Philadelphia, PA

$45/hr

Experienced ESOL/Elementary Teacher Available for Tutoring

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Experienced ESOL/Elementary Teacher Available for Tutoring

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I am currently an ESOL teacher with the School District of Philadelphia and have the qualifications and training necessary for this position. I currently teach English to Speakers of Other Languages to students ranging in ages from 5 to 18, but also have experience working with adult students during my Master’s degree training.

Since graduating from the Lower Moreland School District in 1998, I earned a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts from Temple University and a Master’s in Elementary Education and ESOL from Drexel University. I returned to the Lower Moreland School District to complete my student teaching at Pine Road Elementary, and since receiving my certification in elementary education from the state of Pennsylvania, I have worked as a substitute teacher in Dauphin, Delaware, Philadelphia, Montgomery and Chester Counties.

During my student teaching and substitute teaching experiences, I was required to take on primary instructional responsibilities for the classroom in a manner that is aligned with district educational and behavioral guidelines and is inclusive to all learners. Besides holding a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education and ESL, I have worked with a Board Certified Behavioral Analyst in various cases involving children and young adults; I feel I have been uniquely prepared for creating an inclusive learning environment.

I was hired by the School District of Philadelphia as an ESOL teacher in March of 2013. As an ESOL teacher, I follow the ESOL curriculum designated by the school district but I am responsible for supplementing the curriculum and making the content inclusive for all learners. Being assigned to 3 different schools within the district (elementary, middle and high school) has trained me to be more adaptable, quick thinking and organized than the average teacher.

During my Master’s Degree training, I taught several English classes to adult learners at various community centers in Philadelphia and its suburbs. My past work experience also includes working in Higher Education Administration for over 4 years at Drexel University College of Medicine, where I helped develop programs with the English Language Center of the University.

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Temple University
Film and Media Arts
Drexel University
MEd

Education

Temple University (Film and Media Arts)

Drexel University (MEd)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

Travel policy

Stephanie will travel within 20 miles of Philadelphia, PA 19148.


About Stephanie

I am currently an ESOL teacher with the School District of Philadelphia and have the qualifications and training necessary for this position. I currently teach English to Speakers of Other Languages to students ranging in ages from 5 to 18, but also have experience working with adult students during my Master’s degree training.

Since graduating from the Lower Moreland School District in 1998, I earned a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts from Temple University and a Master’s in Elementary Education and ESOL from Drexel University. I returned to the Lower Moreland School District to complete my student teaching at Pine Road Elementary, and since receiving my certification in elementary education from the state of Pennsylvania, I have worked as a substitute teacher in Dauphin, Delaware, Philadelphia, Montgomery and Chester Counties.

During my student teaching and substitute teaching experiences, I was required to take on primary instructional responsibilities for the classroom in a manner that is aligned with district educational and behavioral guidelines and is inclusive to all learners. Besides holding a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education and ESL, I have worked with a Board Certified Behavioral Analyst in various cases involving children and young adults; I feel I have been uniquely prepared for creating an inclusive learning environment.

I was hired by the School District of Philadelphia as an ESOL teacher in March of 2013. As an ESOL teacher, I follow the ESOL curriculum designated by the school district but I am responsible for supplementing the curriculum and making the content inclusive for all learners. Being assigned to 3 different schools within the district (elementary, middle and high school) has trained me to be more adaptable, quick thinking and organized than the average teacher.

During my Master’s Degree training, I taught several English classes to adult learners at various community centers in Philadelphia and its suburbs. My past work experience also includes working in Higher Education Administration for over 4 years at Drexel University College of Medicine, where I helped develop programs with the English Language Center of the University.

Education

Temple University
Film and Media Arts
Drexel University
MEd

Education

Temple University (Film and Media Arts)

Drexel University (MEd)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
6 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Philadelphia, PA 19148

Stephanie’s Subjects

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, 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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