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Susan G.

Danville, IL

$45/hour

Reading Students Are Successful Students

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Sangamon State University
Literature
University of South Florida
Master's

Education

Sangamon State University (Literature)

University of South Florida (Master's)

About Susan

I have 25 years of successful experience teaching middle and high school students English, Reading and Journalism. In addition to teaching I have written many grants to help my students have more resources in the classroom and to be more successful. I worked many hours after school with my students needed my help and have won several awards for professionalism. I have had the honor of being awarded Disney Teacherrif two years, Lakeland Wal-Mart Teacher of the Year, NEA Youth Leaders for Literacy and earned a Target Teacher's Scholarship.

Additionally, I facilitated Reading Component courses for teachers after school, taught as an adjunct professor at Florida Southern College and have presented at many conferences such as the National Service-Learning Conference, Florida Just Read Conference and the Florida Reading Adoption Committee.
I have 25 years of successful experience teaching middle and high school students English, Reading and Journalism. In addition to teaching I have written many grants to Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Danville, IL 61832
In-person lessons
English:
ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar,
Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading, GED, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Grammar,
Reading, Vocabulary

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Grammar

It is a personal quest for me to know and use grammar properly. One of my jobs at several schools was to prepare the school newsletter. I wanted to make sure it put a positive light on the school. There is nothing worse than publishing a newsletter from an educational institution with grammatical errors. Also I have taught English grammar to middle and high school students for 25 years. By writing grants, I was able to enrich the classroom materials available to my students. No one will award a poorly written grant.

Sangamon State University
Literature
University of South Florida
Master's

Education

Sangamon State University (Literature)

University of South Florida (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Susan will travel within 20 miles of Danville, IL 61832.