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Sharon Z.

Leominster, MA

$50/hour

Learning disabilities tutor. 10 years experience with dyslexia.

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$50/Hour


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University of New Hampshire
Pre-Veterinary Med
Fitchburg State University
Master's

Education

University of New Hampshire (Pre-Veterinary Med)

Fitchburg State University (Master's)

About Sharon

I am currently enrolled in the Master's of Special Education program at Fitchburg State University seeking a degree in moderate disabilities pre-k-8. After two semesters I have maintained a 4.0 GPA. I have passed the Communication & Literacy MTEL and the General Education MTEL. I just completed the Foundations of Reading MTEL 2 weeks ago and am awaiting the results. I have 10 years experience teaching a child with severe dyslexia, dyscalculia, ADD, sensory integration disorder and generalized anxiety disorder. I am familiar with the Orton-Gillingham approach and have the manual. I have also been teaching high school Biology for three years. I am currently enrolled in the Master's of Special Education program at Fitchburg State University seeking a degree in moderate disabilities pre-k-8. After two semesters I have maintained a 4.0 GPA. I have passed the Communication & Literacy MTEL and the General Education MTEL. I just completed the Foundations of Reading MTEL 2 weeks ago and am Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Leominster, MA 01453
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
Science:
Anatomy, Biology
English:
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, World History
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Aspergers, Autism, Dyslexia,
Phonics,
Special Needs
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics,
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

ADD/ADHD

I have 10 years experience teaching a student diagnosed with ADD and am currently enrolled in a Master's of Special education program at Fitchburg State University and have maintained a 4.0 GPA after two semesters.

Dyslexia

I just passed the Foundations of Reading MTEL this June. I have 10 years of experience teaching a student diagnosed with severe dyslexia and am currently enrolled in a Master's of Special education program at Fitchburg State University and have maintained a 4.0 GPA after two semesters.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am currently enrolled in the Master's of Special Education moderate disabilities program at Fitchburg State University pre-k-8th. I have been homeschooling for 10 years for both my own children and at a homeschool co-op, working with a variety of age groups. I have passed the MTEL tests for communication and literacy, foundations of reading, and general curriculum (history, science, and literature). I will be taking the math subtest this spring. I have managed a 4.0 GPA after completing my first year in FSU's 2 year Master's program.

Phonics

I am familiar with the Orton-Gillingham approach to phonics instruction. I have 10 years experience teaching a student diagnosed with severe dyslexia and I am also currently enrolled in a Master's of Special education program at Fitchburg State University and have maintained a 4.0 GPA after two semesters.

Special Needs

I just graduated from Fitchburg State University with my Master's in Special Education: Moderate Disabilities preK-8 with a 3.91 overall GPA. As part of my teacher practicum I worked in sub-separate rooms with children on the autism spectrum and with Asperger's Syndrome. I also worked in a fourth grade and third grade inclusion classroom as the lead teacher. These classrooms consisted of students with a variety of disabilities including seizure disorders as well as diagnosed learning disabilities and ADHD.

University of New Hampshire
Pre-Veterinary Med
Fitchburg State University
Master's

Education

University of New Hampshire (Pre-Veterinary Med)

Fitchburg State University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sharon will travel within 20 miles of Leominster, MA 01453.