Jane T.

Oak Park, IL

$65/hr

Learning Strategies, Writing and Research Projects Grades 6-12

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Columbia College
Roosevelt University- Chicago
Master's
National Louis Illinois
Master's

Education

Columbia College

Roosevelt University- Chicago (Master's)

National Louis Illinois (Master's)

About Jane

I am a certified, experienced teacher holding two Masters degrees, one in Education and one in Psychology (with an emphasis in learning). I am available for students in need of academic support. I am a kind and patient person and really enjoy helping students reach their potential. Students who work with me can benefit in the following ways:

organizational skills
strategies in preparing for tests
writing and editing papers
research projects
reading comprehension
executive function skills
time management

I consider myself to have two areas of expertise, writing and working with students who have learning difficulties. I worked in a Special Ed classroom and encountered many types of verbal language difficulties, and I also have worked extensively with students with ADHD. I can support students in their schoolwork
and do remediation for learning difficulties.

I am also certified to teach English. In middle school, high school, college, and beyond, strong writing skills are a great advantage. In a typical classroom setting, a teacher cannot give each student the individual attention to develop their writing skills.

I can help teach a strong foundation with skills including:

express thoughts clearly
fluid and varied sentences
paragraph development
organizing an essay
punctuation and grammar
meet the requirements of each teacher

If you think I might be the right tutor for your child send me an e-mail! I offer a free initial consultation.
I am a certified, experienced teacher holding two Masters degrees, one in Education and one in Psychology (with an emphasis in learning). I am available for students in need of academic support. I am a kind and patient person and really enjoy helping students reach their potential. Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Oak Park, IL 60304
In-person lessons
English:
ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Aspergers, Dyslexia, Special Needs
Homeschool:
English, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading, SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
Grammar

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ADD/ADHD

I have an MA in Clinical Psychology and five years' teaching experience in a cross categorical classroom.

Special Needs

I have a MA in Clinical Psychology. In that degree I took classes in learning and intelligence testing. I taught in a Special Ed classroom in both public and private schools and I have additional coursework in special education taken at various colleges while I was teaching.

Columbia College
Roosevelt University- Chicago
Master's
National Louis Illinois
Master's

Education

Columbia College

Roosevelt University- Chicago (Master's)

National Louis Illinois (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $65.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jane will travel within 5 miles of Oak Park, IL 60304.

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