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Laura A.

Miramar Beach, FL

$45/hour

Retired Reading Teacher

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Louisiana Tech University
BA English Education

Education

Louisiana Tech University (BA English Education)

About Laura

I am a retired teacher from Georgia with 25 years of teaching experience. I have been coming to the Destin/Santa Rosa Beach area for 50 years. I have retired here and am no longer in public education, but would still like to work with students who need assistance. I have a degree in English Education from Louisiana Tech University and reading certification from Georgia. I have been successful with problematic reading students. While teaching reading, I focused on reading skills (main idea, comprehension, fact and opinion, context clues and oral reading) and was quite successful in bringing up reading test scores. I taught 6th, 7th and 8th grade classes of regular and remedial reading.

My reading classes also incorporated class novels, vocabulary skills, and writing skills. I found that reading along with a book on tape increased listening and comprehension skills.

I look forward to hearing from you so we can schedule a session
I am a retired teacher from Georgia with 25 years of teaching experience. I have been coming to the Destin/Santa Rosa Beach area for 50 years. I have retired here and am no longer in public education, but would still like to work with students who need assistance. I have a degree in English Read more

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Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Miramar Beach, FL 32550
In-person lessons
English:
English, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary

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Louisiana Tech University
BA English Education

Education

Louisiana Tech University (BA English Education)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Travel policy

Laura will travel within 10 miles of Miramar Beach, FL 32550.