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Alysha H.

Wallingford, CT

$50/hour

Professionally Licensed, Bilingual, and ESL Educator

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Providence College
University of Colorado at Denver
Master's

Education

Providence College

University of Colorado at Denver (Master's)

About Alysha

Hello, my name is Alysha (Aly), and I am a bilingual (English/Spanish) individual who promotes the positives of cultural diversity, the importance of tolerance, and the multitude of opportunities that lie ahead for those who strive to achieve. Not only am I incredibly positive, but patient as well. The latter is an essential asset to have as a teacher because it is beneficial to know and understand a student's learning style.

That being said, my tutoring methods are dependent on the learner and how they process, comprehend, and retain what has been taught. Never do I move forward without activating and assessing the students' prior knowledge and their attainment of new concepts. When tutoring Spanish and English, I often utilize Total Physical Response (TPR) with simple commands to promote communication. Along with this, I will always review and reflect on previously taught material to keep it fresh in the students' minds. As for other core subjects, I have reinforced my learning by taking recent courses in both Math and Science, taught in a core-knowledge charter school, public elementary & IB Middle schools.

My experiences range from teaching 4/5 Bilingual, Spanish K-8, English Second Language (ESL) K-Adult both in Ecuador & in Colorado. Therefore, I'm K-6 Professionally licensed with a Masters in Curriculum & Instruction and a Linguistically Diverse Endorsement (ESL & TESOL). In addition, I have become Highly Qualified in Spanish. Within the past year, I have moved from CO to CT and am pursuing my MSW online through Simmons College.
Hello, my name is Alysha (Aly), and I am a bilingual (English/Spanish) individual who promotes the positives of cultural diversity, the importance of tolerance, and the multitude of opportunities that lie ahead for those who strive Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Wallingford, CT 06492
In-person lessons
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, TOEFL
Test Preparation:
TOEFL
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Spanish,
TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar

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Spanish

At the present time, I am teaching Elementary Spanish which I have done in the past. But, I taught Heritage Spanish in JEFFCO where I presently teach, K-12 ESL in other districts, and lived in Ecuador and Costa Rica as well.

Providence College
University of Colorado at Denver
Master's

Education

Providence College

University of Colorado at Denver (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Alysha will travel within 20 miles of Wallingford, CT 06492.