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Jennifer S.

Cleveland, OH

$40/hour

Middle School Teacher English/Social Studies, K-12 Reading

In-person lessons

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Indiana University
Management and Admin
Ashland University
Graduate Coursework

Education

Indiana University (Management and Admin)

Ashland University (Graduate Coursework)

About Jennifer

Thank you for reading my profile. I am currently an 8th grade English teacher in our area. I have taught at my current school for 11 years. I have been identified as an "Accomplished" teacher by the administrators at my school. This is the highest ranking a teacher can receive in Ohio. I have also been ranked "Most Effective" by the State of Ohio based on my most recent test scores. I am the Department Chair of English in my building, and I have also taught 6th and 7th grade English and 6th grade social studies. I'm certified to teach grades 4-9 in English and social studies and also have a K-12 Reading Endorsement.

I have been an Intervention Specialist where I worked with individual students or small groups of students to help them reach their learning goals based on their IEPs. I teach all levels of learning abilities from special education to advanced with a wide variety of proven methods that provide differentiated instruction for all of my students.

I feel that it is very important to learn about a student's specific interests so I can connect what they need to learn to something they are interested in. Building confidence is a necessary part of the learning process. When a student is able to apply what they learn to something they're interested in, it builds their confidence and makes learning more important to them.

I remember being a student, and I was bored. That's the last thing I want any of my students to be. As a hobby, I study adolescent brain development. I know what makes kids tick and I use many different methods to motivate them. Some kids need to get up and move around so we might get up and take a quick walk. Some kids might need total silence in order to concentrate. I try to provide whatever my student needs in order to achieve their goals. I wish you the best in your search to find the right tutor for your child.
Thank you for reading my profile. I am currently an 8th grade English teacher in our area. I have taught at my current school for 11 years. I have been identified as an "Accomplished" teacher by the administrators at my school. This Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Cleveland, OH 44109
In-person lessons
English:
English, Literature, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary
Elementary Education:
Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking

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Approved subjects

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Indiana University
Management and Admin
Ashland University
Graduate Coursework

Education

Indiana University (Management and Admin)

Ashland University (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jennifer will travel within 15 miles of Cleveland, OH 44109.