Holly R.

Chicago, IL

$40/hr

Lifelong Learner and Reflective Practitioner

In-person lessons

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DePaul University
Education
DePaul University
MEd

Education

DePaul University (Education)

DePaul University (MEd)

About Holly

As a career changer and single mother, I have a wealth of experience to share with you and your child. I have lived in Michigan as well as Illinois. I am a patron of the arts, enjoy reading, exercise, writing, baking and crossword puzzles.

I am an avid supporter of experiential learning. As trite as it may sound, life is the best teacher for the reflective practitioner. My lifelong learning includes sales, the hospitality industry, coaching, volunteering, hospice work, real estate, teaching and insurance.

I earned my undergrad degree from DePaul University’s School of New Learning and my master’s at the College of Education of DePaul.

As part of the Exclusive Agent Entrepreneurial Initiative at Allstate Insurance, I completed the Allstate Business Management and Sales Training Program which included underwriting, sales and business management.
As a career changer and single mother, I have a wealth of experience to share with you and your child. I have lived in Michigan as well as Illinois. I am a patron of the arts, enjoy reading, exercise, writing, baking and crossword Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60626
In-person lessons
English:
Literature, Proofreading, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Phonics, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Phonics, Special Needs
Business:
Career Development
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
Career Development
Sports/Recreation:
Fitness
Corporate Training:
Career Development, Proofreading

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Elementary (K-6th)

I earned my bachelors of art from DePaul University with an individualized focus in education. I completed my Masters of Education at DePaul and currently hold two Illinois educational licenses, one for elementary education (type 03) and the other is for learning behavior specialist (type 10). I have been a private tutor specializing in literacy skills for over five years.

Special Needs

I completed the dual certificate program at DePaul University studying elementary and special education. I currently hold two Illinois education licenses: elementary education (type 03) and learning behavior specialist (type 10). I've taught all subjects in a cross-categorical, self-contained, mixed grade classroom (grades 1st-3rd).

DePaul University
Education
DePaul University
MEd

Education

DePaul University (Education)

DePaul University (MEd)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Holly will travel within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60626.

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