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Lauren B.

Denver, CO

$45/hour

Licensed Teacher Looking to Help!

In-person lessons
Background check passed as of 3/25/13

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University of Iowa
English
Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO
EdD

Education

University of Iowa (English)

Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO (EdD)

About Lauren

Teaching children is truly a dream come true for me. I attended the University of Iowa and graduated with a BA in English. After a few years in the “real world” I decided my heart was in education and I knew it was time to go back to school and make my dream a reality. I enrolled in Metropolitan State College of Denver’s teacher licensure program in the fall of 2008. While working towards completion of the program, I was fortunate enough to actively participate in various DPS classrooms. My experience with students, ranging from kindergarteners to sixth graders, gave me the tools I needed to create my own successful classroom. I consider myself a life-long learner and continue to to grow and learn how to be a more effective teacher each year. I have been trained in several intervention strategies and I have utilized my skills as a reading interventionist and an elementary teacher over the last eight years. Watching a student grow and have the "ah ha" moment is what I strive for! Teaching children is truly a dream come true for me. I attended the University of Iowa and graduated with a BA in English. After a few years in the “real world” I decided my heart was in education and I knew it was time to go back to school and make my dream a reality. I enrolled in Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Denver, CO 80222
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
Art:
Art History
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Career Development, College Counseling, Praxis, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
History:
American History, Classics, Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies, World History
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Phonics,
Special Needs
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Career Development, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ADD/ADHD

I have passed the Colorado PLACE test for special education. This allows me to be a special Ed teacher in the state of Colorado. Students with ADD and ADHD work directly with special Ed teachers.

Elementary (K-6th)

I hold a current teaching license for K-6 in the state of Colorado.

Phonics

I have taught phonics for the last eight years as an elementary school teacher with Denver Public Schools. I also worked as an intervention teacher specializing in literacy.

University of Iowa
English
Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO
EdD

Education

University of Iowa (English)

Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO (EdD)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Lauren will travel within 20 miles of Denver, CO 80222.