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Dana P.

English Teacher to tutor k-12 Elementary subjects and English

English Teacher to tutor k-12 Elementary subjects and English

$50/hour

  • 632 hours tutoring

  • Southaven, MS 38671

About Dana


Bio

I am currently a 5th grade special education teacher who has worked with students from elementary school through college. I've been teaching for 13 years, most often in high school English, and have taught in England and the Czech Republic, as well as schools in Chicago and north Mississippi. I have tutored and taught students with Aspberger's and a range of learning differences, as well as gifted students. I am very patient, but expect and encourage the best out of each student, modifying my...

I am currently a 5th grade special education teacher who has worked with students from elementary school through college. I've been teaching for 13 years, most often in high school English, and have taught in England and the Czech Republic, as well as schools in Chicago and north Mississippi. I have tutored and taught students with Aspberger's and a range of learning differences, as well as gifted students. I am very patient, but expect and encourage the best out of each student, modifying my style to meet their needs.


Education

Delta State University
Secondary Education
University of Memphis
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $50
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person and online
  • Travel policy: Within 5 miles of Southaven, MS 38671
  • Lesson cancellation: 2 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

Schedule

Dana hasn’t set a schedule.


Subjects

Business

Microsoft PowerPoint

Computer

Microsoft PowerPoint

Corporate Training

ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Microsoft PowerPoint, Proofreading

Elementary Education

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught children as young as 4th grade in core subjects, and have done long-term substituting as young as kindergarten. I love working with children of all ages.
Phonics,

Phonics

I got a Master's Degree in Linguistics and have learned many ways of teaching vocabulary using sound and etymologies.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

After thirteen years of teaching, mostly in high school, I have learned ways to advise students how to get the most out of their study time. I show students how to organize and use mnemonics devices and other methods to help them remember material.
Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary

English

ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Spelling, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing

History

American History

Homeschool

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught children as young as 4th grade in core subjects, and have done long-term substituting as young as kindergarten. I love working with children of all ages.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

After thirteen years of teaching, mostly in high school, I have learned ways to advise students how to get the most out of their study time. I show students how to organize and use mnemonics devices and other methods to help them remember material.
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, Spelling, Writing

Language

ESL/ESOL, TOEFL

Most Popular

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught children as young as 4th grade in core subjects, and have done long-term substituting as young as kindergarten. I love working with children of all ages.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

After thirteen years of teaching, mostly in high school, I have learned ways to advise students how to get the most out of their study time. I show students how to organize and use mnemonics devices and other methods to help them remember material.
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, Writing

Other

Study Skills,

Study Skills

After thirteen years of teaching, mostly in high school, I have learned ways to advise students how to get the most out of their study time. I show students how to organize and use mnemonics devices and other methods to help them remember material.
ESL/ESOL

Special Needs

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD),

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

I have taught high functioning autistic students at various schools. I have the patience and methods to help a child with this particular special need.
Dyslexia,

Dyslexia

I have worked with dyslexic students in the past, from mildly dyslexic to those with more severe learning difficulties. I taught at a Christian school where 40% of the students had learning disabilities, most of whom were dyslexic on some level. I have learned to adapt to a child's individual needs and am flexible in dealing with their needs.
Phonics,

Phonics

I got a Master's Degree in Linguistics and have learned many ways of teaching vocabulary using sound and etymologies.
Study Skills

Study Skills

After thirteen years of teaching, mostly in high school, I have learned ways to advise students how to get the most out of their study time. I show students how to organize and use mnemonics devices and other methods to help them remember material.

Summer

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught children as young as 4th grade in core subjects, and have done long-term substituting as young as kindergarten. I love working with children of all ages.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

After thirteen years of teaching, mostly in high school, I have learned ways to advise students how to get the most out of their study time. I show students how to organize and use mnemonics devices and other methods to help them remember material.
ESL/ESOL, Reading, Writing

Test Preparation

Praxis,

Praxis

I have taken the writing portion of the Praxis and got a very high score on it. I'm qualified to teach English and have taught college level English in the past.
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL

$50/hour

Dana P.

$50/hour

  • No subscriptions or upfront payments

  • Only pay for the time you need

  • Find the right fit, or your first hour is free

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