Katherine W.

Northbrook, IL

$60/hr

Special Ed. Teacher, Reading, Writing, ACT, SS and Study Skills

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Gettysburg College
New York Law School
J.D.
Northeastern Illinois University.
Master's

Education

Gettysburg College

New York Law School (J.D.)

Northeastern Illinois University. (Master's)

About Katherine

I am a former lawyer turned special education teacher. I have four of my own kids, one with severe disabilities. I taught special education classes at a junior high and high school. My tutoring experiences have come not only from my teaching career, but also my day to day experiences with my own children (4th to 10th grade). I have taught writing, literature, history, study skills, and ACT preparation for reading and writing. My philosophy is that everyone learns differently, and that there are many ways to teach/re-teach a skill. I am a former lawyer turned special education teacher. I have four of my own kids, one with severe disabilities. I taught special education classes at a junior high and high school. My tutoring experiences have come not only from my teaching career, but also my day to day experiences with my own children (4th to 10th grade). I have taught Read more

Policies
Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Northbrook, IL 60062
In-person lessons
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, Criminal Justice, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers, Autism, Dyslexia, Phonics, Special Needs
Business:
Law
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), English, Reading, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Bar Exam, Praxis, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
Criminal Justice, Law, Proofreading

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Special Needs

I am a special education teacher with an LBS1. I am certified to teach special ed for students in the K-12 grades. Currently, I work at a high school as a special education teacher. I teach History and am an inclusion teacher for Physics and Algebra. I also teach an academic strategies class to freshman students with IEPs.

Study Skills

I am a special education teacher who has worked with students with learning disabilities and organizational issues to improve their study skills. This has included teaching methods to help take notes, organize materials and prepare for quizzes and exams.

Gettysburg College
New York Law School
J.D.
Northeastern Illinois University.
Master's

Education

Gettysburg College

New York Law School (J.D.)

Northeastern Illinois University. (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Katherine will travel within 10 miles of Northbrook, IL 60062.

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