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Candace H.

Austin, TX

$45/hour

Teacher with elementary-high school experience

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$45/Hour


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Clemson University
Secondary Education

Education

Clemson University (Secondary Education)

About Candace

This will be my seventh year teaching. My first three years of experience were in middle and high school. I taught many different history and government courses, including ancient and modern world history and U.S. History. I spent the last three years teaching 5th grade, where I was responsible for all core classes (math, reading, writing, history, and science). I have also tutored dozens of students individually during that time, both during the school year and during summer months. This year, I am teaching at a middle school, working solely with students with autism. I have a wide range of teaching experience and I look forward to helping you as well!

My personal interests include reading, hiking, painting, and spending time with my family. I have one dog and have recently begun fostering dogs as well.

I have three years of experience teaching common core math. During my time as a fifth grade math teacher, my students routinely performed above grade level on their benchmark testing. This included students that were below or at grade level at the start of the year.

As previously mentioned, while I taught fifth grade, our math and reading/writing programs were overhauled to reflect common core standards, so all of my experience in elementary school teaching was with common core aligned curriculum.

I studied history extensively in college and spent three years teaching history. The first two years were at a small school, so I was able to teach 6th-12th grade history. My third year as a history teacher was spent at an academy for students who were one or two grade levels behind their correct grade. The academy's goal was to have those students earn credit for 8th and 9th grade in one year. My history students had a very high success rate.

I really enjoy helping students succeed, especially one-on-one when we can really focus on individual academic needs. I hope you will consider reaching out to me!
This will be my seventh year teaching. My first three years of experience were in middle and high school. I taught many different history and government courses, including ancient and modern world history and U.S. History. I spent the last three years teaching 5th grade, where I was responsible for all core classes (math, reading, writing, Read more

Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Austin, TX 78744
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
Test Preparation:
Common Core
History:
American History, Geography, Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Common Core, Elementary Math

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Clemson University
Secondary Education

Education

Clemson University (Secondary Education)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Candace will travel within 10 miles of Austin, TX 78744.