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Lisa S.

Mckeesport, PA

$50/hour

Teacher of teachers, willing to teach your child.

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Penn State
Elementary Education
West Virginia College of Graduate Studies
Master's
Duquesne University
EdD

Education

Penn State (Elementary Education)

West Virginia College of Graduate Studies (Master's)

Duquesne University (EdD)

About Lisa

I have been involved with education since my early days in kindergarten. My latest endeavor was tutoring Russian/Israelis and Native/Israeli elementary-12th grade ESL. I really enjoyed the personal relationships I was able to develop not only with the children but with their parents.

I spent the last part of my professional career as a Professor of Education, teaching people to be teachers. Kutztown University was the last US school where I taught, researched, counseled, and spent time with community leaders working on diversity issues. All of my 30+ years of experience had a huge, positive impact on my successful ability to tutor non-English speaking children.

I have created/taught various courses for English Methodology courses at the college/university level. I have a BS in Elementary ED k-6 and an MS in Special Ed k-6. I taught 1st grade, K-12 Special Ed., and Middle School in both Israeli and Druze School systems. I tutored for 3 years in Israel.

I am very hands-on and use as much technology as I can! I don't focus on the little things but how my students prefer to learn and the time they need to grasp what they are learning. I love gaming! If you tweet, that means you already have terrific skills in synthesizing information! People find me easy to talk with and I listen...really listen.

It's all up to you. I look forward to meeting you.
I have been involved with education since my early days in kindergarten. My latest endeavor was tutoring Russian/Israelis and Native/Israeli elementary-12th grade ESL. I Read more

Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Mckeesport, PA 15131
In-person lessons
English:
English

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Penn State
Elementary Education
West Virginia College of Graduate Studies
Master's
Duquesne University
EdD

Education

Penn State (Elementary Education)

West Virginia College of Graduate Studies (Master's)

Duquesne University (EdD)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Lisa will travel within 20 miles of Mckeesport, PA 15131.