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Katharine L.

English/reading tutor

English/reading tutor

$55/hour

  • Riverview, FL 33578

About Katharine


Bio

I have been teaching at a Title I school teaching intensive reading to 9th graders. I have also taught English to 12th and 10th graders. I was able to bring my students up from an average 5th grade reading level to 9th grade reading level or higher last year. I have experience teaching autistic, EBD, and ADD/ADHD students using a variety of strategies that help students reach independence and ownership of their own learning. I have experience teach Honors students, intensive level students...

I have been teaching at a Title I school teaching intensive reading to 9th graders. I have also taught English to 12th and 10th graders. I was able to bring my students up from an average 5th grade reading level to 9th grade reading level or higher last year. I have experience teaching autistic, EBD, and ADD/ADHD students using a variety of strategies that help students reach independence and ownership of their own learning.

I have experience teach Honors students, intensive level students, and saw vast improvement in even my highest and lowest students. I have immense rapport with my students and do not believe in a "one size fits all" lesson plan for my classes. I understand each child's needs and strengths and use those to fuel their learning. I do not hide my expectations or reasons for what I choose to teach because the child should have a part in the process too.

I do not believe in yelling or arguing with children because I understand the underlying reasons for such behavior. I try to bring in interests other than my own to make learning content relatable and interesting. Creativity is a must, but so is practice for state assessments. I have extreme patience and take student success and failure to heart. I constantly reflect on my own teaching and what I can do better next time.


Education

University of Central Florida
English

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $55
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 15 miles of Riverview, FL 33578
  • Lesson cancellation: 3 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Katharine L.

$55/hour

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