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Antioch College, Cabrini College Special Education
Elementary Education
Marymount University (Mathematics 7-12)
Other

Education

Antioch College, Cabrini College Special Education (Elementary Education)

Marymount University (Mathematics 7-12) (Other)

About John

I have over 30 years experience teaching young people in public and private schools from grade 2 through 12. I am licensed in Mathematics (7-12), Elementary Education and Special Education Generalist (ages5-21) in Colorado. I have taught in urban and suburban school districts, and I have tutored students from the 3rd through 12th grades in mathematics, reading and writing. I have had much success helping students who were struggling with school because I like and respect young people and have a flexible approach to learning. Additionally, I help students find their individual learning style. I have over 30 years experience teaching young people in public and private schools from grade 2 through 12. I am licensed in Mathematics (7-12), Elementary Education and Special Education Generalist (ages5-21) in Colorado. I have taught in urban and suburban school districts, and I have tutored students from the 3rd through 12th grades in Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Denver, CO 80218
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra
English:
Reading, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
Common Core
Special Needs:
ADHD,
Dyslexia
Elementary Education:
Common Core,
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Sports/Recreation:
Fitness, Tennis

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ADHD

I am licensed as a Special Education Generalist and I have worked with ADD/ADHD students for over 20 years.

Common Core

I worked for a website teaching Common Core standards for mathematics grades 3-8. Additionally, I have worked with students in mathematics teaching the standards for grades 6 through 8 for over 15 years. As a special education teacher at the high school level, I helped my students pass the graduation standards tests in Minnesota, Virginia and New York State.

Dyslexia

I have over 10 years working with students with learning disabilities as a special education teacher. I have successfully worked with elementary, middle school and high school students with dyslexia by helping them to develop their individual learning styles. Additionally, I am licensed as a Special Education Generalist in Colorado.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am licensed to teach Elementary Education (k-6) in Colorado. I have worked with special education students form the primary level. Also, I have several years experience tutoring elementary students in mathematics, reading and writing.

Study Skills

I have taught elementary, middle and high school students in classrooms for over 30 years. Embedded in all of my classes were study skills. I have also taught learning disabled students classes specifically in study skills, teaching them a variety of ways to problem solve, and how to excel in standardized tests.

Tennis

I have played tennis for over 40 years. I also coached a high school state champion tennis team in Virginia. Now, I play regularly and I still take part in various kinds of tennis drills.

Antioch College, Cabrini College Special Education
Elementary Education
Marymount University (Mathematics 7-12)
Other

Education

Antioch College, Cabrini College Special Education (Elementary Education)

Marymount University (Mathematics 7-12) (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

John will travel within 20 miles of Denver, CO 80218.