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Lauren C.

San Diego, CA

$60/hour

Currently working as a special education paraprofessional.

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$60/Hour


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University of Colorado Boulder
Psychology

Education

University of Colorado Boulder (Psychology)

About Lauren

I studied Elementary Education in my undergraduate years at the University of Colorado in Boulder. I have my teaching license and I am certified to teach Kindergarten through 5th grade. I love teaching! It is the most special and rewarding job and I couldn't be happier with the path I chose. I had a hard time finding a job after I finished my student teaching in December; I think it's hard to find a teaching position open half way through the year. I was doing some volunteer work in special needs classrooms and was working in a classroom that needed a paraprofessional to start right away. I loved working with these children so much, and I immediately sent in my resumé for the position and got the job! I work full time at Mountain Vista High School in the substantial support needs classroom. I have not formally tutored before, but being a nanny and babysitter and working in classrooms throughout my life, I have assisted many kiddos in completing their homework and teaching to them so that they may understand something better. I love working with kids and being able to help them through something that they are struggling with in order to succeed would be a privilege.

During my student teaching experience (Aug 2015-Dec 2015) I assessed students’ reading comprehension, fluency and accuracy using ability-based reading groups and the Expeditionary Learning curriculum in Denver Public Schools. I also designed grammar and vocabulary lessons because there was no curriculum for these subjects. These lessons focused on allowing my students to be creative with their learning.

I can't wait to get started on helping kids to help them understand things they might be struggling with. One of my favorite parts of teaching is working one-on-one with a student who needs help and seeing that "aha!" moment in them where they finally understand and can continue to grow in their learning process.
I studied Elementary Education in my undergraduate years at the University of Colorado in Boulder. I have my teaching license and I am certified to teach Kindergarten through 5th grade. I love teaching! It is the most special and rewarding job and I couldn't be happier with the path I chose. I had a hard time finding a job after I finished my Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of San Diego, CA 92109
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Common Core, Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus
Science:
Biology, Chemistry, Elementary Science, Psychology, Sociology
English:
Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
Common Core
Language:
Reading, Writing
History:
Writing
Special Needs:
Common Core, Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Reading
Elementary Education:
Common Core, Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Writing
Business:
Writing

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University of Colorado Boulder
Psychology

Education

University of Colorado Boulder (Psychology)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Lauren will travel within 15 miles of San Diego, CA 92109.