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Erica K.

Trenton, NJ

$65/hour

Passion for Teaching and Technology

In-person lessons

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Lehigh University
Elementary Education
Lehigh University
Master's
Kean
Master's

Education

Lehigh University (Elementary Education)

Lehigh University (Master's)

Kean (Master's)

About Erica

I am a K-5 computer teacher and Basic Skills instructor. I have been teaching more than 10 years. My skills range from teaching K-5 computer class to leading professional development on how to enhance core content instruction using technology. Not only do I have a strong technology background, but I also have a I have a Master's Degree in Elementary Education and a Master's Degree in Educational Administration. I am highly experienced in educational technology, but I am also highly proficient in teaching all core content areas to students with a wide range of abilities at all grade levels. My skill set includes utilizing a variety of educational programs and resources such as McGraw-Hill Treasures, Everyday Mathematics, Focus Math, Fountas and Pinnell Literacy Intervention Program.

I love tutoring for several reasons. It has always been my passion to help children overcome obstacles and reach their full potential. It never gets old to watch the light in their eyes when they learn something new and finally have that "aha" moment of clarity! Second, I am committed to utilizing high-quality and highly effective instruction to help all students reach his or her learning goals. All students have individual and unique learning styles, needs, and goals. As a tutor I am committed to getting to know all of my students and teach to their needs as they attain success.

I am a dedicated, caring, highly qualified and enthusiastic teacher who has flexible hours and is ready to help all students find success!
I am a K-5 computer teacher and Basic Skills instructor. I have been teaching more than 10 years. My skills range from teaching K-5 computer class to leading professional development on how to enhance core content instruction using technology. Not only do I have a strong technology Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Trenton, NJ 08648
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
Common Core
Computer:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Publisher, Microsoft Word
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Common Core,
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar, Handwriting, Phonics,
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Common Core

As a classroom teacher, basic skills instructor and tutor for a K-5 public school I align all of my lessons to the Common Core Standards for Math and Language Arts Literacy. The standards are used to set clear expectations for all students and to help students develop critical thinking, communication and collaboration skills. My lessons always support the Common Core standards and incorporate problem solving and inquiry to ensure student understanding .

Elementary (K-6th)

I am a highly qualified and certified elementary education teacher. I have a Master's degree in Elementary Education from Lehigh University and a Master's degree in Educational Administration from Kean University. I have been teaching for over 10 years in the core content subjects for elementary education.

Phonics

I have eight years of teaching phonics experience as a K-5 basic skills instructor at an elementary school setting to over 700 students. I have used a variety of methods and programs including Learning A-Z, Fountas and Pinnell, McGraw Hill Treasures, and Fundations. I have been professionally trained to use all of these programs.

Lehigh University
Elementary Education
Lehigh University
Master's
Kean
Master's

Education

Lehigh University (Elementary Education)

Lehigh University (Master's)

Kean (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $65.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Erica will travel within 20 miles of Trenton, NJ 08648.