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Lisa O.

Cranford, NJ

$55/hour

Tutor for students from k-8.

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Saint Joseph College
Brooklyn
Master's

Education

Saint Joseph College

Brooklyn (Master's)

About Lisa

I am an early childhood teacher with 7+ years teaching experience. I worked for years in an inclusion classroom. I have taught general education students and students with multiple learning and physical disabilities. It is my belief that each student has a unique style of learning - once that style is identified the learning process is made easier. I work with students to asses their learning style and proceed from there. I believe in using a variety of hands-on materials. Each lesson is tailored made for my students.
I hold a degree in Early childhood education and a Masters as a reading specialist. I am licensed in both areas. I have the experiences of a seasoned teacher and the patience of a loving mother (I have three small children).
I am an early childhood teacher with 7+ years teaching experience. I worked for years in an inclusion classroom. I have taught general education students and students with multiple learning and physical disabilities. It is my belief that each student has a unique style of learning - once that style is identified the learning process is made Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Cranford, NJ 07016
In-person lessons
English:
Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Phonics,
Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary

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Elementary (K-6th)

I hold a teaching license and degree in Early Childhood Education. I have a Masters Degree and license for a Reading Specialist. My undergraduate degree is from Saint Joseph's College and my Masters degree from Brooklyn College. I taught in the New York City Public schools for 7 years. I was a tenured inclusion teacher and worked with general education and special education students.

Phonics

I hold a license as a Reading Specialist and Early Childhood teacher. Phonics is one part of the reading process. I have taught phonics to my students for 7 years. I believe in using hands on activities to improve Phonemic Awareness.

Study Skills

As an Early Childhood teacher my role was that of a coach and model. I would model appropriate study skills every day to help the students move towards becoming independent learners. In order to become an experienced teacher I had to become an experienced student first- passing many certification exams etc. .

Saint Joseph College
Brooklyn
Master's

Education

Saint Joseph College

Brooklyn (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $55.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Lisa will travel within 25 miles of Cranford, NJ 07016.