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Sherrie J.

Spartanburg, SC

$40/hour

Elementary Reading Tutor

In-person lessons

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Furman University
Elementary Education
Furman University
Master's
Clemson University
Other

Education

Furman University (Elementary Education)

Furman University (Master's)

Clemson University (Other)

About Sherrie

I have taught for 17 years in SC public schools. I've taught 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 5th grades and Reading Recovery. I have spent the past 4 years teaching reading intervention at an elementary school. I have a BA in elementary education and a MA in elementary education with a concentration in reading/literacy.

I have a reading teacher certification and will be going through the Reading Recovery certification process again this coming school year. I love to read. I love to teach children to read and to love reading and have had much success with both.
I have taught for 17 years in SC public schools. I've taught 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 5th grades and Reading Recovery. I have spent the past 4 years teaching reading intervention at an elementary school. I have a BA in Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Spartanburg, SC 29307
In-person lessons
English:
Reading
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Handwriting,
Phonics,
Reading

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Handwriting

Part of my undergraduate degree included a class on teaching children to correctly hold pencils and teaching formations of letters. My reading recovery training also included specifics on teaching children to form letters easily using words and the letters are written down.

Phonics

The concentration of my masters degree was reading and literacy. I was required to take several classes on teaching children to read including the phonics aspect of the reading process. I have taught phonics using the Spires program, Reading Recovery, and Fountas and Pinnell's leveled literacy interventions.

Furman University
Elementary Education
Furman University
Master's
Clemson University
Other

Education

Furman University (Elementary Education)

Furman University (Master's)

Clemson University (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sherrie will travel within 20 miles of Spartanburg, SC 29307.