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Karen K.

Warren, MI

$40/hour

Certified Teacher to Tutor Elementary Middle School

In-person lessons

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Wayne State University
Elementary Education
University of Phoenix
MEd
Jones International University
EdD

Education

Wayne State University (Elementary Education)

University of Phoenix (MEd)

Jones International University (EdD)

About Karen

I am a lifelong learner and in addition to attending college classes, teaching provides an opportunity for continual learning and growth that is part of being a lifelong learner. One of my hopes as an educator is to instill a love of learning in my students, as I share my own passion for learning with them. In our competitive society it is important for students to not only receive a solid education, but to work with someone who is aware of and sensitive to their individual needs.

I believe that each learner is a distinctive individual who requires a safe, compassionate, and motivating atmosphere in which to grow emotionally, cerebrally, tangibly, and communally. There are four foundations that I believe are beneficial to forming such an atmosphere, the teacher is a guide, and learning is self-directed, encouraging respect for all, and adapting to changes in educational opportunities.

I come from a family of math majors, and math was easy for them, not so easy for me. Because this is an area that I had to work a bit harder at, I understand the frustrations and anxieties that can sometimes occur with this subject.

As a lifelong learner, I have had to write many research papers. These papers helped to strengthen my research skills as well as reading for information and writing skills.

I have worked on school committees to identify best practices for implementing the Common Core.

I have taught all grades, PreK - 9th and adults. As an elementary teacher I am responsible for teaching all subjects in a self-contained setting. I have been I have been teaching for over 25 years and still love my job!

If you think my teaching style might be a good match for you or your child's learning style, please contact me.
I am a lifelong learner and in addition to attending college classes, teaching provides an opportunity for continual learning and growth that is part of being a lifelong learner. One of my hopes as an educator is to instill a love of learning in my students, as I share my own passion for learning with them. In our competitive society it is Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Warren, MI 48088
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
English:
Grammar, Reading
Test Preparation:
Common Core
Elementary Education:
Common Core, Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar, Reading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

I have been a certified elementary education teacher for over 25 years. My annual evaluations have always been positive.

Wayne State University
Elementary Education
University of Phoenix
MEd
Jones International University
EdD

Education

Wayne State University (Elementary Education)

University of Phoenix (MEd)

Jones International University (EdD)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Karen will travel within 10 miles of Warren, MI 48088.