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DeLys E.

Rockwall, TX

$45/hr

English, Language Arts & Master Reading Teacher (including ESL)

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English, Language Arts & Master Reading Teacher (including ESL)

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I currently teach English and Reading Intervention at Wylie High School. Previously, I taught Resource (Special Education) English, Language Arts and Reading at the elementary and high school level for seven years.

I am currently certified in English grades 4 through 12, Special Education EC through 12, and ESL EC through 12. In addition, I am a Master Reading teacher and hold a Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction, Triple Literacy Studies from the University of Texas at Arlington.

Math:
Algebra 1
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading,
SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading,
Spelling, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Dyslexia,
Phonics
Business:
Business, Economics, Law, Marketing,
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Economics, Elementary (K-6th),
English, ESL/ESOL,
Reading,
SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, ASVAB, PSAT, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, STAAR,
TOEFL
Corporate Training:
Business, Economics, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Law, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ADD/ADHD

I currently hold a Texas teaching certification in Special Education EC-12 and have six years of experience working with ADD/ADHD students.

Dyslexia

I am a certified reading specialist, Master Reading Teacher, and special education teacher in Texas. I have completed graduate level coursework in reading interventions for all types of learning disabilities, including dyslexia.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am certified in Texas as a 4-8 generalist, ESL, Special Education EC-12. I recently completed my Masters of Education in triple literacy studies, which prepares and qualifies me to sit for the Reading Specialist and Master Reading Teacher certification examinationa.

ESL/ESOL

I hold a Texas teaching certification in ESL and I am currently involved in graduate studies related to language acquisition.

Marketing

My bachelors is in business with a marketing concentration. I have over 20 years experience in marketing commercial real estate and Internet content.

Phonics

I taught elementary Reading for two years and now I teach a high school reading intervention class, as well as sophomore English and pre-AP English. I am currently obtaining my Masters of Education in Triple Literacy Studies and I will become a Reading Specialist upon completion of my degree.

Reading

I have recently completed my Master of Education degree at UT Arlington, in triple literacy studies. Completing that program allowed me to become a certified Reading Specialist and Master Reading Teacher in the state of Texas.

STAAR

As a public school teacher in Texas, I have been preparing students to take the STAAR test since it was first implemented, including teaching special remedial classes at the middle and high school levels.

Study Skills

I have taught study skills to students in both elementary and high school for six years. Also, as a current graduate student, I am learning more about study skills every day, based on my personal experience.

As a special education teacher, I have implemented a very large number (in excess of 50) IEPs (Individual Education Plans), which have contained compensatory and study skills goals.

Western Governors Univ.
Region 10 Alternative Cerfitication Program
Graduate Coursework
University of Texas, Arlington
Master's

Education

Western Governors Univ.

Region 10 Alternative Cerfitication Program (Graduate Coursework)

University of Texas, Arlington (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

DeLys will travel within 5 miles of Rockwall, TX 75087.


About DeLys

I currently teach English and Reading Intervention at Wylie High School. Previously, I taught Resource (Special Education) English, Language Arts and Reading at the elementary and high school level for seven years.

I am currently certified in English grades 4 through 12, Special Education EC through 12, and ESL EC through 12. In addition, I am a Master Reading teacher and hold a Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction, Triple Literacy Studies from the University of Texas at Arlington.

Education

Western Governors Univ.
Region 10 Alternative Cerfitication Program
Graduate Coursework
University of Texas, Arlington
Master's

Education

Western Governors Univ.

Region 10 Alternative Cerfitication Program (Graduate Coursework)

University of Texas, Arlington (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Rockwall, TX 75087

DeLys’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading,
SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading,
Spelling, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Dyslexia,
Phonics
Business:
Business, Economics, Law, Marketing,
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Economics, Elementary (K-6th),
English, ESL/ESOL,
Reading,
SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, ASVAB, PSAT, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, STAAR,
TOEFL
Corporate Training:
Business, Economics, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Law, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, 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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