Donald T.

Peoria, AZ


Dr. Don Thompson,Ph.D.

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Background check passed as of 10/13/10

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University of Phoenix
Chapman University


University of Phoenix

Chapman University (Master's)

About Donald

Certified teacher in Social Studies,ESL, Business and Reading. I have over ten years teaching experience from high school to college. I have taught reading classes for over four years at Grand Canyon University. I have a Master's Degree in Education with a minor in Curriculum and Instruction from Chapman University.I have been a Reading Specialist for over six years in the Deer Valley School District. I can raise students reading scores by two grade levels ! I also hold business degree in Management and a minor in Business Law. Certified teacher in Social Studies,ESL, Business and Reading. I have over ten years teaching experience from Read more

8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Peoria, AZ 85345
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
Elementary Math
ACT Reading, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Proofreading, Reading
Anthropology, Philosophy
General Computer
American History, Anthropology, Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading, Study Skills
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Phonics
Accounting, Business
Accounting, ESL/ESOL,
Reading, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading, LSAT
Corporate Training:
Accounting, Business,
General Computer,
Grammar, Proofreading

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Instructed Statistics in college and I have my own business. I have a B.A. degree in business and a minor in business law.In high school I have in the past instructed business law and management skills and accounting .


Have instructed ESL classes in reading. Teaching the main idea, cause and effect and inference reading for the past five years in high school.

General Computer

I have instructed students in basic computers from typing to using wordperfect in high school. I have explained operating system and software to match computer hardware. I have in the past worked with students on how to develop a web page on a computer in my business classes. I also instruct the Master's of Arts in Reading program online. I have helped students in email address and how to use different software programs.


As a reading Specialist for over six years I have instructed Phonics in the middle schools for students who could not read above the third grade reading level. I have also instructed ESL students in basic Phonics and site words. As a Certified Reading Specialist we must take Phonics classes to be certified as a Reading Specialist.

Social Studies

I have been a Social Studies teacher for over six years. I have instructed Social Studies in Middle school and High school. I have instructed classes on the Civil war, History, and World History. I am certified as a Social Studies teacher.

University of Phoenix
Chapman University


University of Phoenix

Chapman University (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Donald will travel within 20 miles of Peoria, AZ 85345.

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