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Lexie H.

Missoula, MT

$45/hour

Elementary School Tutor Grades K-6

In-person lessons

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Nazareth College of Rochester, New York
English Inclusive Ed
Nazareth College of Rochester, New York
Master's

Education

Nazareth College of Rochester, New York (English Inclusive Ed)

Nazareth College of Rochester, New York (Master's)

About Lexie

I have more than four years of classroom experience in New York State. I hold a Quad Certification from Nazareth College of Rochester, NY which includes General and Special Education Grades 1-6, Special Education Grades 5-9, and English Education Grades 5-9. I also received my Master’s degree in Literacy Birth-6.

I have experience in each of the grades in which I am certified including in-depth experience in second, third, and fourth grade. I taught sixth grade for two years before relocating. The majority of my experience has been in inner-city urban schools where behavior management, strong relationships with students and parents, and diversity are key aspects of teaching. These experiences have helped define my teaching philosophy.

I believe EVERY student can succeed to his or her full potential regardless of economic background, learning needs, behavior, or social challenges if given the right tools by a knowledgeable teacher. This means using student interests and strengths to engage them and build their skill set. Whenever possible I like to teach using an investigative approach using hands-on learning. This means allowing students to take part in their own learning through self-discovery while engaging them in real-life, meaningful, hands-on activities. Giving students real-life lessons provides meaning and purpose to learning. Giving choices and/or numerous ways to solve problems gives students power and increases their chance of success. I believe my philosophy of meaningful and engaging learning increases success and interest in school.

I am an outdoor enthusiast and enjoy various activities. Some of my outdoor interests include hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, sailing, and wildlife photography. I enjoy watching football and playing many different sports, but my favorites are basketball, soccer, and softball. I recently completed a continuous hike of the 2,185 mile Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine. I mention this because it taught me more about commitment, dedication, hard work, friendship, and self-discovery, all of which are important in education.

I love teaching young enthusiastic students, and motivating others. I hope I can get the chance to know you better and share more about myself if you have any other specific questions. Thank you and have a great day!

I have more than four years of classroom experience in New York State. I hold a Quad Certification from Nazareth College of Rochester, NY which includes General and Special Education Grades 1-6, Special Education Grades 5-9, and English Education Grades 5-9. I also received my Master’s Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Missoula, MT 59803
In-person lessons
Art:
Photography
Computer:
Photography
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th)
Sports/Recreation:
Basketball, Soccer, Softball

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Nazareth College of Rochester, New York
English Inclusive Ed
Nazareth College of Rochester, New York
Master's

Education

Nazareth College of Rochester, New York (English Inclusive Ed)

Nazareth College of Rochester, New York (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Lexie will travel within 10 miles of Missoula, MT 59803.