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Kimberly C.

Lockport, NY

$45/hour

Certified Teacher who makes learning fun

In-person lessons

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Medaille College
Elementary Education
Medaille College
Master's

Education

Medaille College (Elementary Education)

Medaille College (Master's)

About Kimberly

I am a certified elementary school teacher. I also have my masters in literacy. I have been working in the elementary schools in my town for 5 years now. I have had two long term subbing jobs as a teacher assistant in learning centers focusing on math and reading. I have also had a long term subbing position as a reading teacher. I am currently working in a long term position as a first grade teacher. I have had this position since January 2014.

I am well educated in the common core and with the NYS ELA and Math modules. My belief is to make learning fun, if a child is not having fun, they are not learning. I have tried just teaching to the book and my experience tells me it just does not work. You have to keep children engaged and having fun.

I believe my experience makes me very qualified to be a tutor. I have worked with children since I was 18. I started in day care centers and now I am a substitute teacher full time. Education is my passion and the more passionate someone is, the better they thrive in that area.

I also have a child of my own. Although she is only two, we work on letters, numbers and colors in the most exciting ways. I hope that you give me a chance to become your child's tutor. I am sure we will have a fun time learning.
I am a certified elementary school teacher. I also have my masters in literacy. I have been working in the elementary schools in my town for 5 years now. I have had two long term subbing jobs as a teacher assistant in learning centers focusing on math and Read more

Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Lockport, NY 14094
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Handwriting, Phonics, Reading, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Medaille College
Elementary Education
Medaille College
Master's

Education

Medaille College (Elementary Education)

Medaille College (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Kimberly will travel within 30 miles of Lockport, NY 14094.