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Crystal W.

Tabor City, NC

$35/hour

Mother with degree in education looking forward to helping your child

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Southeastern Community College
Education

Education

Southeastern Community College (Education)

About Crystal

I work for the state of NC, I have an applied science associates degree in early childhood. I also have Administrator 2 credentials for running a child care business. I am a substitute for Columbus County schools on my days off. I have tutored children in the past who struggled with class work, and I worked in a position in the mental health field for a few years that required me to work in the school system with children. I am also used to working with children who may need a different approach to learning material due to a learning disability since working in the mental health field, as well as my oldest child having ADHD. Besides my work and school, I am a mother of two small children, so I am well aware of the type of work they are required to do in young grades now as well I love being able to work with children towards reaching their educational goals,and seeing the look they get on their face when they achieve something on their own with hard work.

I specialize in teaching reading, that is my best subject, and the one I have the most experience with tutoring, I am able to help with writing and vocabulary as well. I am also able to help with computer based programs such as Microsoft word, power point, and even prezi, which is a complete online program.

I am well experienced in helping children with learning disabilities from working closely with them in school and at home while I was a community support specialist. I also have personal experience dealing with Asperger's Syndrome since I have a close family member that has it. I am experienced with ADHD as well since my husband, step-son, and my oldest son is diagnosed ADHD. My teaching method is figuring out what the child does know, which points are his/her strongest and using those to build a strong enough learning foundation to build the skills that they need to continue learning.

I have a 12 hour cancellation notice policy, and a no cell phone while studying policy. Children should have as little distractions as possible while studying to help them focus on the material they are trying to learn.

I look forward to hopefully being able to help you and your child as well with achieving the feeling of success. I don't think anything feels better than knowing you can complete something on your own after putting in the hard work and effort to learn it.
I work for the state of NC, I have an applied science associates degree in early childhood. I also have Administrator 2 credentials for running a child care business. I am a substitute for Columbus County schools on my days off. I have tutored children in the past who struggled with class work, and I worked in a position in the mental health field Read more

Policies
Cancellation
16 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Tabor City, NC 28463
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary (K-6th),
GED
Science:
Elementary Science
English:
English, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ASVAB,
GED
Computer:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Language:
Reading, Writing
History:
Writing
Special Needs:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Science, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary, Writing
Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Writing

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

ASVAB

I have helped others pass the ASVAB test by helping them prepare for the test and getting them familiar with the test format.

Elementary (K-6th)

I usually substitute for the younger grades when I work (between 2nd and 7th grade). I am currently enrolled in college to finish my associate's degree in early education, I have two semesters left. I have already obtained my teaching certificate in early education.

Southeastern Community College
Education

Education

Southeastern Community College (Education)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 16 hours notice required

Travel policy

Crystal will travel within 30 miles of Tabor City, NC 28463.