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Rachel W.

Allentown, PA

$55/hour

Patient, Caring and Experienced Tutor

Background check passed as of 11/7/14
5.0 average from 12 ratings

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Queens College
Psychology
City University Queens College
MEd
Education/School Psychology
Graduate Coursework

Education

Queens College (Psychology)

City University Queens College (MEd)

Education/School Psychology (Graduate Coursework)

About Rachel

Hi! Thanks for visiting my profile! I provide tutoring in all academic areas for students in grades k through 7 and for children and adults with special needs. I have over 19 years of experience working with individuals of all ages.

I am a certified school psychologist and licensed behavior specialist with a master's degree in education. I have also worked as an assistant teacher, residential counselor, and tutored several children of various ages over the past several years.

I love to teach, am extremely patient, and truly care about the individuals I work with. I have excellent reading, writing and math skills and utilize creative and innovative ways to keep my students engaged. I have extensive experience with with learning disabilities, autism, ADHD, emotional disabilities and intellectual disabilities.

I would love to speak with you about your needs and see how we can help you or your child be more successful in school.
Hi! Thanks for visiting my profile! I provide tutoring in all academic areas for students in grades k through 7 and for children and adults with special needs. I have over 19 years of experience working with individuals of all ages.

I am a certified school
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Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required

One hour, 45 minute, and half hour sessions available.

Travel Radius
Travels within 7 miles of Allentown, PA 18102
Background Check: Passed
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Prealgebra
Science:
Anatomy, Biology, Philosophy, Physical Science, Psychology, Zoology
Music:
Music History
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
GED
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
Language:
Spanish
History:
American History, Government & Politics, Music History, Religion, World History
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD,
Aspergers,
Autism,
Dyslexia, Phonics,
Special Needs
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting, Phonics,
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Economics, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word

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.

ADD/ADHD

In addition to being a tutor, I am a certified school psychologist and licensed behavior specialist with a Master's Degree in Education. I have over 10 years' experience working with children with ADHD. I know how to use multimodal teaching and student strengths to make my lessons engaging.

Aspergers

In addition to being a tutor, I am a certified school psychologist and licensed behavior specialist with a Master's Degree in Education. I have over 16 years of experience working with individuals with Asperger's. I enjoy using visual and hands-on learning activities to help my students thrive.

Autism

In addition to being a tutor, I am a certified school psychologist and licensed behavior specialist with a Master's Degree in Education. I have over 16 years of experience working with children and adults with autism. I enjoy using visual and hands-on learning activities to help my students thrive. I understand the importance of building lessons around student strengths.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have over 16 years of experience working with individuals with academic needs. I am a certified school psychologist and licensed behavior specialist with a master's degree in education. I currently tutor a first grader in reading and math and a second grader in reading. I have also worked as an assistant teacher, residential counselor, and tutored several children of various ages in the past. I have excellent reading, writing and math skills and utilize creative and innovative methods to keep my students engaged.

Phonics

I have a master's degree in education. I have taken college courses in literacy. I currently tutor a first and second grader with a primary focus in phonics instruction and can provide references to substantiate their progress. I use fun and innovative was to keep my students engaged and motivated.

Special Needs

I am a certified school psychologist and licensed behavior specialist with a master's degree in education.

I love to teach, am extremely patient, and truly care about the individuals I work with. I also have over 16 years of experience working with individuals with special needs (i.e., learning disabilities, autism, ADHD, emotional disabilities and intellectual disabilities) in academic and home-based settings.

Queens College
Psychology
City University Queens College
MEd
Education/School Psychology
Graduate Coursework

Education

Queens College (Psychology)

City University Queens College (MEd)

Education/School Psychology (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $55.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

One hour, 45 minute, and half hour sessions available.

Travel policy

Rachel will travel within 7 miles of Allentown, PA 18102.