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Karen B.

Morrison, CO

$50/hour

Dyslexia, Reading, Writing, and MathTutoring

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Colorado Christian University

Education

Colorado Christian University

About Karen

I love working with kids!! I have 4 grown kids so I know how to work with all types. I've taught in the classroom and online for 16 years with experience teaching all grades K-6th. I've also tutored now for 3 years. I have a Special Ed. endorsement and I am certified with the Orton Gillingham based Dyslexia Barton Program. I have certification in Read Naturally and I have experience with Wilson, FAST, Every Child a Writer, and Right Brain Math. I would love to work with your child! I love working with kids!! I have 4 grown kids so I know how to work with all types. I've taught in the classroom and online for 16 years with experience teaching all grades K-6th. I've also tutored now for 3 years. I have a Special Ed. endorsement and I am certified with the Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

Tutoring in my home $50 hour. Tutoring with travel $65 hour.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Morrison, CO 80465
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
History:
American History
Special Needs:
Dyslexia,
Phonics,
Special Needs
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Dyslexia

Dyslexia is a disability due to a defect in the brain’s processing of written material. These students show a struggle in their reading competence that doesn’t match their expected level of intelligence. Quite often these students are very gifted. They have normal vision, letter recognition and recognition of meaning in pictures and object and yet the reading and spelling process is very compromised. Orton Gillingham Programs are very successful with these students. I am certified in the Barton Reading and Spelling System, which has specific methods for instructing and helping dyslexic students.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am a certified, licensed elementary school teacher. I have taught for 16 years in public, private and online schools. I have also tutored for 2 years and have homeschooled my own children during their Junior High years.

Phonics

I have taught several phonics programs, including Barton and the F.A.S.T. program. I have also used DIBELS and DIBELS Next in my teaching practices.

Special Needs

I am a certified, licensed teacher with 16 years of experience. I have a Special Ed endorsement through the PLACE Test with a categorized score of "very good" scored 248 on the Place Test. I work with Special Ed endorsement in my tutoring and with Jeffco Schools.

Colorado Christian University

Education

Colorado Christian University

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Tutoring in my home $50 hour. Tutoring with travel $65 hour.

Travel policy

Karen will travel within 10 miles of Morrison, CO 80465.