Slippery Rock Universirty (Elementary Education)
Methodist College (now Methodist University) (MEd)
I am originally from Pittsburgh, PA. I earned my bachelor's degree in elementary education at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. After I graduated college, I began working as an assistant in several different schools around the Pittsburgh area. I worked with elementary students who struggled with behavior and academic issues.
I moved to Fayetteville, NC in 2011. There, I taught 3rd grade for four years and 4th grade for one year. May of 2016 I earned my M.Ed. from Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC certifying me as a K-12 reading specialist.
August of 2016 I moved to Silver Spring, MD where I am currently working as a math intervention teacher for grades 3, 4, and 5. I have the ability to motivate students to want to learn and make meaning out of their learning. I feel it is crucial to help all students make a connection with their learning and apply what they have learned to the real world. I love to make learning fun and enjoyable. My ability to make connections with each student and motivate them to learn is what sets me apart from other tutors. I feel that every child has potential and it is my job to lead every student to their own success. I am originally from Pittsburgh, PA. I earned my bachelor's degree in elementary education at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. After I graduated college, I began working as an assistant in several different schools around the Pittsburgh area. I worked with elementary students who struggled with behavior and academic issues.
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I have 5 years of teaching experience in North Carolina in grades 3 and 4. Of those years, I have taught common core subjects. I also have a Master's Degree in education certifying me as a reading specialist.
I have been an elementary teacher for the past 5 years. I have taught all subjects including math, science, writing, spelling, reading, and social studies. I also have a Master's degree, making me a certified reading specialist. I am currently teaching math intervention at a Title 1 school and work with upper elementary teachers on best researched-based practices for their classroom.