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Quinn C.

Burbank, CA

$34/hr

Positive and Fun Elementary Reading and Writing Teacher

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5.0 Avg. Rating
 
 
38 Ratings
 
 
1 day Response Time
Great tutor!
— Andrea and Tom, North Hollywood, CA on 1/17/15

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Minnesota State University Moorhead
TV Film Production

Education

Minnesota State University Moorhead (TV Film Production)

About Quinn

Hello students!

After working in the TV industry for six years, I am so happy that I returned to doing what I love – teaching young people! For the past two years, I’ve served as an Instructional Aide to Special Education students at an elementary school, teaching standard elementary subjects in small groups and in one-on-one settings. Each student learns at a different pace and this is particularly true of students with special needs. With patience and positive encouragement, I help my students to learn, increase their self-esteem and get excited about knowledge.

I specialize in tutoring elementary English, reading, writing, keyboarding and video production. Since 2013, I’ve had the pleasure of teaching creative writing and movie-making classes to general ed. K–5th grade students, and they prove that – with the right foundational knowledge – any young student can express herself in fun and creative ways. Thanks to years of extra-curricular writing, as well as receiving a Minor in English: Writing, I am also highly skilled in teaching grammar, proofreading, vocabulary and spelling.

During lessons, I routinely review information we’ve covered so that my students aren’t just learning for a test, but are learning for life. I use a fun and positive approach to teaching, which keeps the student engaged so that every lesson is a valuable experience.

I am flexible with time, but I have a 24 hour cancellation policy.

Thank you for your time and I look forward to hearing from you! Never stop learning!
Hello students!

After working in the TV industry for six years, I am so happy that I returned to doing what I love – teaching young people! For the past two years, I’ve served as an Instructional Aide to Special Education students at an elementary school, teaching standard elementary subjects in small groups and in one-on-one settings.…
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Burbank, CA 91506
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Great tutor!"

- Andrea and Tom, North Hollywood, CA on 1/17/15
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading,
Vocabulary, Writing
Computer:
Video Production
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading,
Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Autism, Dyslexia, Phonics, Special Needs
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), English, Reading,
Study Skills, Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Reading

In addition to tutoring reading students through WyzAnt, I have had the pleasure of teaching an intervention class to first grade readers who have needed extra help with their reading skills during this school year. I also teach Reading Mastery to 3rd – 5th grade special education students. It has brought me great joy to see the leaps my students have taken in improving their reading abilities!

Video Production

I teach introductory video production to students of all ages. I have extensive experience studying video/film production, producing videos and films, and I teach a video production class. I graduated with a BA degree in "Film Studies" (which encompassed video and film history, production, and post-production) from Minnesota State University, Moorhead. I have shot dozens of videos and films through the course of college and post-college, learning and improving techniques through my experience. Finally, since 2013, I have been teaching a video production class called "Moviemaking" to elementary school students in Pasadena USD.

Minnesota State University Moorhead
TV Film Production

Education

Minnesota State University Moorhead (TV Film Production)

Great tutor! — I can't say enough good things about this guy! Quinn has always been easy to contact, is always on time, and keeps my son engaged and focused and has fun as well!! ...

— Andrea and Tom, North Hollywood, CA on 1/17/15

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $34.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Quinn will travel within 10 miles of Burbank, CA 91506.

Background Check Status for Quinn C.

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