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Barbara D.

Austin, TX

$25/hr

Mrs. D. -Phonics, Writing, Grammar, Vocabulary, Spelling, Reading,Math

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Mrs. D. -Phonics, Writing, Grammar, Vocabulary, Spelling, Reading,Math

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Barbara S.D'Elia

*Certified teacher since 1978
*Certified in Health 6-12
ESL 1-12
Elementary Education 1-8
*Degrees: A.A.; B.S.; M.S.
*Extensive tutoring experience with students of all ages and abilities
*ABE/GED Adult Education experience
*Language Arts teacher in Texas for the past 12 years, grades 3-7.
*Reading Academy Instructor
*Dyslexia Trainer for Austin ISD teachers for 4 years;Phonology and Writing
*Extensive training in dyslexia and dysgraphia
*Trained to be an afterschool tutor,specifically for English Language Arts
*Trained in preliminaries for International Baccalaureate program
*Trained to teach middle school Pre-AP ELA classes
*Writing teacher trained through New Jersey Writes project
*A VERY successful record of teaching TAKS writing, grades 4 and 7
*ESL and GT certification. ESL teacher for 10 years
*read constantly in my spare time

I truly like working with students one-on-one. I enjoy forming a more personal connection with a private student rather than a class of 25 or so. I have infinite patience and will do whatever it takes to reach a student. I take education seriously and want to work with students who are serious about succeeding.

English:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Computer:
Mathematica
Language:
ESL/ESOL
History:
American History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Dyslexia
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
ESL/ESOL,
Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
TAKS
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar

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 have been teaching elementary school in Texas for 11 years, grades 3-6. I have taught all subjects including math, science, literature, phonics. I was also the dyslexia trainer for the Austin Independent School District. This job included intensive phonics instruction.

ESL/ESOL

I am a Texas Teacher with Lifetime Certification in Elementary Education Grades 1-8, and ESL, Grades 1-12.
I've taught English to all ages groups, from 5 years old to adult learners for over 10 years. I am currently teaching English as a Second Language in a local school district.

SUC Brockport, Brockport, NY
Health Sciences
Russell Sage, Troy, NY
Master's

Education

SUC Brockport, Brockport, NY (Health Sciences)

Russell Sage, Troy, NY (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $25.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Barbara will travel within 10 miles of Austin, TX 78754.


About Barbara

Barbara S.D'Elia

*Certified teacher since 1978
*Certified in Health 6-12
ESL 1-12
Elementary Education 1-8
*Degrees: A.A.; B.S.; M.S.
*Extensive tutoring experience with students of all ages and abilities
*ABE/GED Adult Education experience
*Language Arts teacher in Texas for the past 12 years, grades 3-7.
*Reading Academy Instructor
*Dyslexia Trainer for Austin ISD teachers for 4 years;Phonology and Writing
*Extensive training in dyslexia and dysgraphia
*Trained to be an afterschool tutor,specifically for English Language Arts
*Trained in preliminaries for International Baccalaureate program
*Trained to teach middle school Pre-AP ELA classes
*Writing teacher trained through New Jersey Writes project
*A VERY successful record of teaching TAKS writing, grades 4 and 7
*ESL and GT certification. ESL teacher for 10 years
*read constantly in my spare time

I truly like working with students one-on-one. I enjoy forming a more personal connection with a private student rather than a class of 25 or so. I have infinite patience and will do whatever it takes to reach a student. I take education seriously and want to work with students who are serious about succeeding.

Education

SUC Brockport, Brockport, NY
Health Sciences
Russell Sage, Troy, NY
Master's

Education

SUC Brockport, Brockport, NY (Health Sciences)

Russell Sage, Troy, NY (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Austin, TX 78754

Barbara’s Subjects

English:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Computer:
Mathematica
Language:
ESL/ESOL
History:
American History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Dyslexia
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
ESL/ESOL,
Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
TAKS
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar

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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