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Towson State University (English)
I have taught English -grades 6-12 for 26 years. I have taught all levels of ability. I have taught Freshman English at the College of Southern Maryland for 4 years. As an experienced educator, I can offer much help with language arts, and composition classes. I also have a background in French and have taught elementary and high school students in French. I have taught English -grades 6-12 for 26 years. I have taught all levels of ability. I have taught Freshman English at the College of Southern Maryland for 4 years. As an experienced educator, I can offer much help with language… Read more
Jan started with an initial assessment of where I am in the English curriculum. It is expected in future sessions to further refine areas of needed tutoring and proceed from there. It is obvious that Jan has vast experience with English and we expect great things from her.
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I have taught English for 26+ years, and have had many students with ADD/ADHD. I recognize the symptoms and can adapt my teaching to accommodate them. I give very clear directions and utilize the necessary sequence of events for the lesson at hand. I tailor the lesson to the student, and I frequently change activities and tasks to make sure that the student is following the lesson and stays on task.
English grades 7-college. I have done elementary tutoring also. I am certified in Maryland.
I have taught high school English classes that have specifically focused on PSAT review. I have also taught 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grade. My most recent teaching has been writing courses at the College of Southern Maryland.
I have been a teacher for 27 years. I have taught all grade levels from 6th through college and adults. I have tutored all levels from elementary to an adult Korean woman who wants to improve her English. I taught SAT review courses. I have helped students with their organizational skills and study skills. I give students materials that assist them with studying (graphic organizers, etc.)
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