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Grand Canyon TESOL (Master's)
I have been an educator for several decades. I taught ESL to multi-cultural students, children and adults, on three continents. In addition, I taught Special Needs students in public schools as well as elementary and middle school students in regular classes.
Whether I teach or tutor English as a Second Language, or academic subjects at Elementary or Middle school levels, I have a passion for helping others learn and master content.
My primary expertise is in English Language Acquisition; I have an M. Ed in TESOL
I am a licensed Elementary teacher and I can help a student access academic content by utilizing common core strategies.
I am a licensed Special Education teacher and I analyze learning styles and utilize a student's strengths to help access and master academic content.
Feel free to contact me and discuss the needs of the student in question. I have been an educator for several decades. I taught ESL to multi-cultural students, children and adults, on three continents. In addition, I taught Special Needs students in public schools as well as elementary and middle
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I am a Christian and read my bible daily. I also have attended bible studies regularly and currently am studying the book of Romans in depth.
I am fluent in all areas of Dutch. I am bicultural and was raised in the Netherlands. I returned for another 10 years during midlife and lived and worked in the culture while using the language on a daily basis. I have been an educator for several decades.
I hold a valid teaching license in the state of Georgia in Special Education Adapted Curriculum and General Curriculum - the latter emphasizes differentiated learning and learning strategies. I am in the process of acquiring reciprocity with the state of Florida for licensing in these two areas for K-12. I have used both qualifications to teach Severe and Profound Intellectually Disabled students as well as students with Specific Learning Disabilities, Other Health impaired such as ADD and ADHD students as well as students on the Autistic spectrum.