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Karen H.

Youngstown, OH

$35/hour

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Youngstown State
music and elem. ed

Education

Youngstown State (music and elem. ed)

About Karen

I earned a Bachelor of Music degree in music education from YSU in l97l. I also earned a BS in Education from YSU in l990. I am certified in Ohio to teach pre-k, kindergarten, and grades 1-8. I have taught piano for 40 years and have done classroom teaching, home instruction, and preschool teaching since l990 working at various jobs, and have some training in learning disabilities. I have many games and teaching aids since I directed a private school with low enrollment for about 1 year. I particularly enjoy early reading, math, and social studies teaching and doing related art projects. As of 2008 I became the Ohio Federation of Music Clubs Summer Camp Scholarship chairman and Scholarship chairman for Warren Music Club. I am currently working on writing a life experiences book for young children. I earned a Bachelor of Music degree in music education from YSU in l97l. I also earned a BS in Education from YSU in l990. I am certified in Ohio to teach pre-k, kindergarten, and grades 1-8. I have taught piano for 40 years and have done classroom teaching, home instruction, and preschool teaching since l990 working at various jobs, and have some Read more

Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Youngstown, OH 44515
In-person lessons
Science:
Elementary Science
Music:
Music Theory, Piano
English:
Grammar, Reading,
Vocabulary
Language:
Reading
Special Needs:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Phonics, Reading
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading,
Spelling, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have been licensed by the state of Ohio since 1990 for pre-K, Kindergarten, grades 1-8, music, and special ed (LD) since 1990. I have taught ELI (Early Language Initiative), and have done various grades and individual tutoring sessions. I have also organized and operated a private school for a time.

Elementary Math

I have taught math to elementary and middle school students and worked one on one as a tutor in area school systems.

Piano

I have taught piano for over 40 years in group and private lessons. I have a Bachelor of Music degree which I earned in l971. I am currently the Ohio Federation of Music Clubs Summer Camp Scholarship Chm. which allowsme to evaluate students for scholarships.

Reading

In my experience with the Early Learning Initiative program I promoted vocabulary, music, sequencing, and acting out stories when appropriate for reading comprehension with young children and phonics for older children.

Youngstown State
music and elem. ed

Education

Youngstown State (music and elem. ed)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Karen will travel within 10 miles of Youngstown, OH 44515.