##### Missouri State University

Elementary Education
### Education

Missouri State University (Elementary Education)

##### About Julie

I am a mother to 5 children, ages 29-8 years old. I have 4 grandchildren. I have taught elementary school for 6 years in the Springfield area. I owned a gymnastics business and taught gymnastics for 35 years prior to teaching school. I grew up in Springfield and attended Springfield Public schools from kindergarten through high school. My degree is in Elementary Education and I am also certified in Early Childhood.

I have tutored through the Springfield Public School system. I have also tutored privately for years. I love being able to work one-on-one with children and helping them in areas where they need some extra help! Being able to sit down with a child and working on exactly what is confusing to them, makes learning so much easier. Making learning fun, using creative manipulatives is a way I try to make learning enjoyable and rewarding. Creating successes for each student is my goal.

I understand the concepts needed to meet the common core requirements in the area of writing. Helping students write about their area of interest makes the practice of writing easier and more fun.

I have taught using the common core standards since they were implemented nation wide. I use numerous resources to reinforce these lesson and concepts.

I love to teach young children. I love working with numbers and solving math problems. I use manipulatives to help the students understand the concept of number sense. Breaking down the more complex math problems into smaller, more easily understood concepts helps students who are struggling in math.

I would love to work with your child. I am enthusiastic, compassionate and passionate about learning. I am able to break down lessons into smaller parts, allowing the child to see small successes. This builds their confidence, taking away the fear and anxiety that sometimes comes with the struggling learner. These small success and more self confidence makes learning easier and more enjoyable. I encourage you to give me a call and let me help your child in their area of concern.
I am a mother to 5 children, ages 29-8 years old. I have 4 grandchildren. I have taught elementary school for 6 years in the Springfield area. I owned a gymnastics business and taught gymnastics for 35 years prior to teaching school. I grew up in Springfield and attended Springfield Public schools from kindergarten through high school. My degree…
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2 hours notice required

##### Travel Radius

Travels within 10 miles of Springfield, MO 65804