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I have been a teacher for over 30 years and I have very specialized and intensive training in teaching reading to children and am a certified reading specialist. I am very successful in helping my students to improve their reading skills and read at grade level. After careful evaluation of each student's strengths and weaknesses in a variety of areas pertaining to reading success, I use very specific techniques to help children become independent readers. The methods I have been trained in are very similar to Reading Recovery techniques. I am happy to answer any questions about my methodology and the research upon which it is based. I can offer these services either in Spanish or English.
I also have many years of experience working as an ESL teacher and am also certified in that area. I can help children and adults improve their English in all the areas of speaking, listening, reading and writing. I have worked in public school settings, tutoring centers at universities, private language schools as well as one on one. I love to develop a rapport with all my students and collaborate with them to be sure and meet their individual needs.
I strive to make my lessons engaging and fun. I am open to meeting my students in a variety of settings, such as libraries, coffee shops or their own homes. I do have a 24 hour cancellation policy but I am very flexible in scheduling and can always reschedule lessons at no extra charge . I am also very flexible in terms of the hours that I can meet my students. I offer group as well as individual rates. I have been a teacher for over 30 years and I have very specialized and intensive training in teaching reading to children and am a certified reading specialist. I am very successful in helping my students to improve their reading skills and read at grade level. After careful evaluation of
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I am a certified elementary school teacher and have taught for more than 30 years. I have a Master's degree in early childhood education and am a certified reading specialist as well as certified bilingual teacher (Spanish/English) and a certified ESL teacher. I have very specific training in teaching reading to young children.