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Charles D.

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Learn from a pro!

$35/hour

  • Belmont Central Chicago, IL 60639

About Charles


Bio

I am a retired Chicago Public School Teacher with over twenty years experience in elementary education. In addition to my state teaching certificate, I have earned a special endorsements in Math, Reading, Language Arts, and Social Studies. I have the ability to relate to students on a personal basis whether it be pre-algebra, algebra, reading, writing, grammar, spelling, or any educational problem encountered by students. Let my experience work for your student!

I am a retired Chicago Public School Teacher with over twenty years experience in elementary education. In addition to my state teaching certificate, I have earned a special endorsements in Math, Reading, Language Arts, and Social Studies.

I have the ability to relate to students on a personal basis whether it be pre-algebra, algebra, reading, writing, grammar, spelling, or any educational problem encountered by students.

Let my experience work for your student!


Education

Loyola University Chicago
undergrad

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $35
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 15 miles of Chicago, IL 60639
  • Lesson cancellation: 3 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 11/5/2012

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

Schedule

Charles hasn’t set a schedule.


Subjects

Corporate Training

Grammar

Elementary Education

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have over 20 years experience in elementary education in the Chicago Public Schools. In addition to State of Illinois certification, I am additionally endorsed by the state in Math, Language Arts, Reading, and Social Studies. My years in the classroom have given me a keen insight into the problems most frequently associated with students with under-developed academic performance.
Phonics,

Phonics

As a teacher I have taught Reading for over 20 years, I have consistently employed Phonics strategies as a part of the key basics in developing a successful reader. My methods have proven to be successful with family members and countless students through my logical approach to Phonics.
Reading,

Reading

I have taught Reading successfully for over 20 years. My techniques employ various proven strategies from phonics to comprehension skills. Let me demonstrate my ability that can make Reading fun and transform a student into a more confident scholar!
Study Skills,

Study Skills

It's not what you do, but how you do it! Sound familiar? Well, it's true. The time spent studying does not necessarily translate into time well-spent! Organization and coordinated study methods are the keys to a successful learner. With over 20 years of experience as a teacher in Reading and Math, I can share the strategies that will enhance the learning experience and eliminate non-productive effort.
Grammar, Spelling

English

Reading,

Reading

I have taught Reading successfully for over 20 years. My techniques employ various proven strategies from phonics to comprehension skills. Let me demonstrate my ability that can make Reading fun and transform a student into a more confident scholar!
Writing,

Writing

Successful writing techniques are often viewed as tedious and unattainable. That doesn't need to be. Proven and systematic strategies can encourage a student with individualized methods that will improve this vital skill. I have the ability and experience to transform the struggling and frustrated writer into a fluid wordsmith!
Grammar, Spelling

History

American History

American History

In addition to 20 years experience teaching History, I have a profound interest and appreciation of the subject. This has translated into an unique insight in the subject. I have the ability to explain not only the "what", but the "why" of events that have shaped our world!

Homeschool

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have over 20 years experience in elementary education in the Chicago Public Schools. In addition to State of Illinois certification, I am additionally endorsed by the state in Math, Language Arts, Reading, and Social Studies. My years in the classroom have given me a keen insight into the problems most frequently associated with students with under-developed academic performance.
Reading,

Reading

I have taught Reading successfully for over 20 years. My techniques employ various proven strategies from phonics to comprehension skills. Let me demonstrate my ability that can make Reading fun and transform a student into a more confident scholar!
Study Skills,

Study Skills

It's not what you do, but how you do it! Sound familiar? Well, it's true. The time spent studying does not necessarily translate into time well-spent! Organization and coordinated study methods are the keys to a successful learner. With over 20 years of experience as a teacher in Reading and Math, I can share the strategies that will enhance the learning experience and eliminate non-productive effort.
Writing,

Writing

Successful writing techniques are often viewed as tedious and unattainable. That doesn't need to be. Proven and systematic strategies can encourage a student with individualized methods that will improve this vital skill. I have the ability and experience to transform the struggling and frustrated writer into a fluid wordsmith!
Spelling

Most Popular

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have over 20 years experience in elementary education in the Chicago Public Schools. In addition to State of Illinois certification, I am additionally endorsed by the state in Math, Language Arts, Reading, and Social Studies. My years in the classroom have given me a keen insight into the problems most frequently associated with students with under-developed academic performance.
Reading,

Reading

I have taught Reading successfully for over 20 years. My techniques employ various proven strategies from phonics to comprehension skills. Let me demonstrate my ability that can make Reading fun and transform a student into a more confident scholar!
Study Skills,

Study Skills

It's not what you do, but how you do it! Sound familiar? Well, it's true. The time spent studying does not necessarily translate into time well-spent! Organization and coordinated study methods are the keys to a successful learner. With over 20 years of experience as a teacher in Reading and Math, I can share the strategies that will enhance the learning experience and eliminate non-productive effort.
Writing

Writing

Successful writing techniques are often viewed as tedious and unattainable. That doesn't need to be. Proven and systematic strategies can encourage a student with individualized methods that will improve this vital skill. I have the ability and experience to transform the struggling and frustrated writer into a fluid wordsmith!

Other

Study Skills

Study Skills

It's not what you do, but how you do it! Sound familiar? Well, it's true. The time spent studying does not necessarily translate into time well-spent! Organization and coordinated study methods are the keys to a successful learner. With over 20 years of experience as a teacher in Reading and Math, I can share the strategies that will enhance the learning experience and eliminate non-productive effort.

Special Needs

Phonics,

Phonics

As a teacher I have taught Reading for over 20 years, I have consistently employed Phonics strategies as a part of the key basics in developing a successful reader. My methods have proven to be successful with family members and countless students through my logical approach to Phonics.
Study Skills

Study Skills

It's not what you do, but how you do it! Sound familiar? Well, it's true. The time spent studying does not necessarily translate into time well-spent! Organization and coordinated study methods are the keys to a successful learner. With over 20 years of experience as a teacher in Reading and Math, I can share the strategies that will enhance the learning experience and eliminate non-productive effort.

Summer

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have over 20 years experience in elementary education in the Chicago Public Schools. In addition to State of Illinois certification, I am additionally endorsed by the state in Math, Language Arts, Reading, and Social Studies. My years in the classroom have given me a keen insight into the problems most frequently associated with students with under-developed academic performance.
Reading,

Reading

I have taught Reading successfully for over 20 years. My techniques employ various proven strategies from phonics to comprehension skills. Let me demonstrate my ability that can make Reading fun and transform a student into a more confident scholar!
Study Skills,

Study Skills

It's not what you do, but how you do it! Sound familiar? Well, it's true. The time spent studying does not necessarily translate into time well-spent! Organization and coordinated study methods are the keys to a successful learner. With over 20 years of experience as a teacher in Reading and Math, I can share the strategies that will enhance the learning experience and eliminate non-productive effort.
Writing

Writing

Successful writing techniques are often viewed as tedious and unattainable. That doesn't need to be. Proven and systematic strategies can encourage a student with individualized methods that will improve this vital skill. I have the ability and experience to transform the struggling and frustrated writer into a fluid wordsmith!

$35/hour

Charles D.

$35/hour

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