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Dawn M.

Grand Rapids, MI

$45/hour

Elementary and middle school tutor

In-person lessons

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Univ of Toledo, IUSB
elementary education
IUSB
Other

Education

Univ of Toledo, IUSB (elementary education)

IUSB (Other)

About Dawn

I am a retired elementary teacher from Indiana. I moved up here recently to be with my family. I have 2 grown children and one grandson. I have taught grades 2-7 and all subjects. I have tutored several students along the way along with full time teaching. I am a dance teacher also. I incorporate dance into my teaching. I love children and love to teach.

I am looking for a flexible schedule so I can also babysit my grandson and take care of my family. I am very passionate about children and how they learn. I would love the opportunity to tutor a child and watch him/her grow.

I have taught elementary math for 22 years. I have kept up to date on the the newest learning techniques in math. I have always used real world problems and techniques in math. I have had great success in students learning, test scores and motivation to learn.

I have taught language arts for 22 years. I am very qualified to teach grammar, reading, vocabulary, writing and spelling. I have had awesome results teaching those skills to my students.

I am a fun, motivational teacher. I love children and love to teach my grandson. I would love the opportunity to share my passion for education with another child.
I am a retired elementary teacher from Indiana. I moved up here recently to be with my family. I have 2 grown children and one grandson. I have taught grades 2-7 and all subjects. I have tutored several students along the way along with full time teaching. I am a dance teacher also. I incorporate dance into my teaching. I love children and love to Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Grand Rapids, MI 49503
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
Music:
Salsa Dancing
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting,
Homeschool,
Phonics,
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Sports/Recreation:
Salsa Dancing

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.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught elementary school for 22 years. I have also tutored children along the way. I feel qualified in every subject area of elementary education. I am a retired elementary teacher from Indiana. I moved up here recently to be with my family. I have 2 grown children and one grandson. I have taught grades 2-7 and all subjects.

Handwriting

I have taught handwriting and cursive throughout my teaching career. I am a retired elementary teacher from Indiana. I moved up here recently to be with my family. I have 2 grown children and one grandson. I have taught grades 2-7 and all subjects.

Homeschool

As a teacher for 22 years I have taught every subject area. I am a retired elementary teacher from Indiana. I moved up here recently to be with my family. I have 2 grown children and one grandson. I have taught grades 2-7 and all subjects.

Painting

I have painted several paintings that are in my own home and other places. I taught art in the elementary level.

Phonics

Although phonics is usually taught in younger grades, I have taught phonics in all grades 2-7. It is necessary to teach for the student to continue to grow as a successful learner. I am a retired elementary teacher from Indiana. I moved up here recently to be with my family. I have 2 grown children and one grandson. I have taught grades 2-7 and all subjects.

Salsa Dancing

I have danced, taught, choreographed for over 35 years.

Study Skills

There are many study strategies/skills to teach to students. In a world of standardized testing, having good study skills is a must. I have taught these skills throughout my 22 years of teaching. I am a retired elementary teacher from Indiana. I moved up here recently to be with my family. I have 2 grown children and one grandson. I have taught grades 2-7 and all subjects.

Theatre

I have taught and performed in theatre for more than 30 years.

Univ of Toledo, IUSB
elementary education
IUSB
Other

Education

Univ of Toledo, IUSB (elementary education)

IUSB (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Dawn will travel within 20 miles of Grand Rapids, MI 49503.