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Karen C.

Roland, AR

$40/hour

Early Childhood/Elementary Teacher Reading Tutor

In-person lessons

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About Karen

I have had a love for reading and teaching from a very young age. My father and grandmother were both teachers and they were my role models. I received my Bachelor's degree in Elementary and Early Childhood from UALR in December, 1979 and began teaching in January, 1980 while teaching I continued to work on my Master's degree in Elementary and Early Childhood which I completed in the summer of 1984. My advisor, role model and friend, Dr. Rose Berry, made my love of reading grow further and it became my passion. I have taught in Arkansas, Florida, and Pennsylvania in public, private, and Christian schools and continued to see the need to help individual students who struggled in the area of reading.

I feel individual tutoring is the best way to help those children who struggle. My son struggled in the area of reading comprehension and I was fortunate to find people who reached him and helped him through this area of difficulty. As a mother, I wanted to help him, but soon found that it was better for someone less "emotionally involved" to assist him. It was the right choice, and as a young adult he reads not only to learn more about his love of the culinary world, but also for pleasure. Reading is one of the most important skills a child will ever learn, but it is not only a necessary skill throughout life it is a skill that can bring joy into the life of the reader.

I have had a love for reading and teaching from a very young age. My father and grandmother were both teachers and they were my role models. I received my Bachelor's degree in Elementary and Early Childhood from UALR in December, 1979 and began teaching in January, 1980 while teaching I Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Roland, AR 72135
In-person lessons
English:
Reading
Elementary Education:
Reading

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Reading

I have a Bachelor's degree and Master's degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education and several years of teaching experience. I have worked with children ages 2 - 16 years of age in a classroom setting and one-on-one, with many different levels of ability. I have a love for reading and want to share that with others.

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Master's

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Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Karen will travel within 10 miles of Roland, AR 72135.