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Jeff K.

Mundelein, IL

$50/hour

Jeff K. Reading and Math: Grades K-2

In-person lessons
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Loyola University of Chicago
Business

Education

Loyola University of Chicago (Business)

About Jeff

I am a Teaching Paraprofessional and have been tutoring children in grades K-2 over the past ten years as both a classroom assistant and after school tutor in multiple schools and programs located in Chicago, Waukegan and North Chicago. I have a great passion for assisting children in these grades reach their potential in both math, reading and phonics.

I feel it is extremely important for children to have a sound knowledge of reading and math during these ages in order to have greater opportunities in their future. I have found through my experience that children learn how to read and perform math in different ways, and therefore teach alternative methods of learning these skills. I have a successful track record of improving children's skills, grades, and confidence in both one-on-one and group settings. I also have a good deal of educational products and materials to assist children when required. I've experienced great success over the past years with all of my students. Additionally, I have have certifications as a Mandated Reporter and for Protecting God's Children.

I hold myself to a very high standard, and therefore will not accept payment unless the parent and student are completely satisfied with the results from my tutoring. Additionally, I am happy to do a free 'first time' tutoring session to evaluate the best teaching strategy. I am available weekday evenings during the school year. Additionally I am available during the summer months and am very flexible with my scheduling. I am willing to meet at your home or a neutral site that is convenient for the student.

I look forward to any opportunities in helping children in grades K-2 reach their full potential in reading and math and would welcome the opportunity to assist your child!
I am a Teaching Paraprofessional and have been tutoring children in grades K-2 over the past ten years as both a classroom assistant and after school tutor in multiple schools and programs located in Chicago, Waukegan and North Chicago. I have a great passion for assisting children in these grades reach their potential in both Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Mundelein, IL 60060
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
English:
Grammar, Reading
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading, Spelling

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Phonics

I have been teaching phonics to K-2 students for the past ten years, particularly in one-on-one or small group settings. For the past nine years I have done phonic pull-outs for K-2 children at a Ministry in Chicago. At two Elementary Schools I have concentrated on teaching phonics to first graders.

Loyola University of Chicago
Business

Education

Loyola University of Chicago (Business)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jeff will travel within 20 miles of Mundelein, IL 60060.