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University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Elementary Education)
Tennessee State University (MEd)
I am a professional educator with 40 years' experience in teaching reading grades K - 12 and elementary math to students experiencing difficulty in mastering prerequisite skills. I am presently employed part-time as a Field Implementation Service Specialist. My company is the largest provider of Intervention Curriculums in the United States. I train teachers, all over the United States and Puerto Rico, in best teaching practices. I have worked closely with the Manatee, Sarasota and Hillsborough County School Districts. I am weary, however, of traveling and want to work near my home. In addition to teaching, I coordinated and managed highly successful volunteer tutoring programs with Vanderbilt University students and Senior Citizens, Inc. While a Reading Specialist in Nashville, Tennessee, I was honored to be selected as the 1999 PENCIL, Adopt-A-School Exemplary School Coordinator. I am also experienced in training faculties, community agencies, and parents with knowledge of successful reading strategies. I have an engaging personality and make learning fun for my students. I would appreciate the opportunity to work with you and your child. I have researched based, highly effective, reading and math materials to use while working with your child. I also have access to fantastic on-line programs which your child can access 24 hours a day. When he/she says, "No homework, tonight," you will have an option in place which will keep them engaged and learning!
I am a professional educator with 40 years' experience in teaching reading grades K - 12 and elementary math to students experiencing difficulty in mastering prerequisite skills. I am presently employed part-time as a Field Implementation
I am willing to consider changing my rate, depending on the specific needs of a student, the number of hours requested per week, and distance to the tutoring location.
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I have 40 years of experience in teaching reading and math. I attained the highest score ever made on Tennessee's Merit Based Pay Career Ladder Program. I work for the largest intervention company in the United States and Puerto Rico. I have an engaging personality and am able to motivate children to excel in reading and math. I have access to the best reading and math researched based, proven highly successful curriculums and on-line technology programs to use in working with you and your child.
I have 40 years of experience in teaching elementary reading and phonics. I work, part-time, for the largest intervention company in the United States and Puerto Rico. I have an engaging personality and am able to motivate children to excel in reading. My knowledge in how to teach phonics is outstanding. I have access to the best reading programs available and on-line technology programs to use in working with you and your child.