Missouri State University (Elementary Education)
I'm Kristi, I graduated magna cum laude from Missouri State University with a degree in Elementary Education and minor in History and gained additional certifications in Middle School Math, Language Arts, and Social Studies. During student teaching, I worked with an after school tutoring group to improve sight word comprehension and general reading skills. After graduating, I worked for 2.5 years as a substitute teacher for Springfield Public Schools teaching a variety of ages from kindergarten to high school students. For the last 3 years, I've worked for at a local elementary as a behavior interventionist, often working one on one with students to complete work and understand their assignments. The thing that I love most about tutoring is the ability to identify a person's individual strengths and helping them achieve.
During my time as a substitute teacher, I was frequently requested by the head of the math department at Kickapoo high school because of my mastery of the material and my ability to communicate with her students.
In addition to tutoring students in literacy during student teaching, I also have worked with elementary age students on chunking strategies, comprehension, and summarizing in my work as a behavior interventionist.
I am excited to work with students from all ages to improve their skills and become life long learners. I'm Kristi, I graduated magna cum laude from Missouri State University with a degree in Elementary Education and minor in History and gained additional certifications in Middle School Math, Language Arts, and Social Studies. During student teaching, I worked with an after school tutoring group to improve sight word comprehension and general
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Certified in Middle School Math
Substitute taught multiple times for head of math department at Kickapoo High School
Experience as an after school tutoring teacher for Springfield Public Schools
I have a degree in Elementary Education with a minor in History. I have tutored primary age children in sight words, chunking strategies, and comprehension. I have worked as a substitute teacher and behavior interventionist in Springfield Public Schools.