St. Joseph's College, Patchogue NY
C.W. Post Campus, Long Island University (MEd)
I am a recently retired elementary school teacher, NYS certified in Elementary Education (N-6), as well as, Special Education (N-12), who has also tutored privately for the last 12 years. During my teaching career, I have taught primarily kindergarten and grade 3, but am very knowledgeable and experienced in all other grades N-6. In addition to being versed in the latest and most successful teaching methods, I have experience teaching many varied achievement levels and abilities with a great deal of success. My students have achieved in a fun and challenging setting, not only developing great academic skills, but gaining confidence in their ability to achieve to their greatest potential with self-motivation.
I am so excited about sharing my expertise, knowledge, and well-developed teaching strategies with students on a one-to-one basis, in a personal setting that is comfortable, relaxed, and stimulating for both you, as the student, and myself. I can't wait to bring you those results you desire for learning achievement! I am a recently retired elementary school teacher, NYS certified in Elementary Education (N-6), as well as, Special Education (N-12), who has also tutored privately for the last 12 years. During my teaching career, I have taught primarily kindergarten and grade 3, but am very knowledgeable and experienced in all other grades N-6. In addition to
I have a NYS Permanent Certification in Elementary (N-6) and Special Ed (N-12). Throughout my years of teaching elementary school (K and grade 3), I also have acquired much experience and knowledge of the other grades (k-6) through close cooperative involvement with those grade level teachers in my school, as well as, having worked closely on assessment committees (K-6) to evaluate curriculum, student goals and performance. In addition, I have worked with other district public school professionals evaluating and assessing student needs of alternate, remedial, and enrichment educational strategies, for both the general and special education students.
Through NYS certification of K-6, 10 years of teaching kindergarten (25 students in a private school), and years of teaching 3rd grade, my primary focus was the teaching and student mastery of phonics and reading skills.
MsEd in Reading/Literacy
As a 3rd grade teacher for years (now retired), my focus in the curriculum was providing strong study skill techniques to my students to not only successfully prepare them for the NYS ELA and Math exams, but to encourage easier comprehension and retention of information in each subject area to be able to utilize information across the subject areas.