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John L.

Harlingen, TX

$40/hour

Special Education M.Ed from Early Childhood to 12th grade

5.0 average from 1 ratings
Knowledgeable and gives confidence!
— Melissa, Edcouch, TX on 4/23/17

$40/Hour


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University of Southern Illinois Carbondale
Workforce Ed and Dev
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
MEd

Education

University of Southern Illinois Carbondale (Workforce Ed and Dev)

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (MEd)

About John

I have an M.Ed from University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in Special Education. I am a Certified Texas Special Education Teacher working in a wide variety of subject areas in Grades, Early Childhood to 12th grade. I constantly think outside the box with the students, using scientifically technical base strategies that coincides with the students personality and needs. As of present I work with Region One as a Temporary Teacher, working in various core subject areas within 12 districts in the Rio Grande Valley. I serviced twenty years in the United States Navy and was accepted in the Troops to Teacher program that was started by Laura Bush. I have an M.Ed from University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in Special Education. I am a Certified Texas Special Education Teacher working in a wide variety of subject areas in Grades, Early Childhood to 12th grade. I constantly think outside the box with the students, using scientifically technical base strategies that coincides with the students Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

If lesson is not cancelled within 24 hours of the scheduled time a fee of 10 dollars will be charged to your account with Wyzant.

Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Harlingen, TX 78550

"Knowledgeable and gives confidence!"

- Melissa, Edcouch, TX on 4/23/17
English:
Reading,
Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
STAAR
Special Needs:
Special Needs
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math,
Reading,
Study Skills, 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.

Algebra 1

I developed a curriculum for students to pass the Texas state assessment in Algebra. Taught Algebra for 3 years while also servicing special needs students in other subject areas.

Elementary Math

I am a Certified Special Education Teacher in Texas. I have a Graduate Degree in Special Education and have taught Elementary math in Grades K-5. I teach the students strategies for memorization. (mnemonics)

Geometry

I am a Certified Special Education Teacher with a Graduate Degree in Special Education. I have taught Geometry on numerous occasions using strategies for the easiest ways of understanding.

Prealgebra

I taught students in preparation of the Texas State Assessment Exam with a 83% success rate.

Reading

I have a M.Ed in Special Education and temporary teach within the Rio Grande Valley in all subject area's. I teach from pre-k to 12th grade.

Special Needs

I am a certified Special Education Teacher. I have a Master's Degree in Special Education and have taught student in Resource, Inclusion and Content Mastery for 10 years. All these students were diagnosed with either, and an Autism Spectrum Disorder, Dyslexia, or Special Needs.

STAAR

I have been trained and have administered the STAAR test in the school years 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2012-13.

University of Southern Illinois Carbondale
Workforce Ed and Dev
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
MEd

Education

University of Southern Illinois Carbondale (Workforce Ed and Dev)

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (MEd)

Knowledgeable and gives confidence!

John helped my daughter prepare for the star test. He was amazing with her. He gave her a lot of confidence. She loved it. She said he helped her a lot! We have only used him once but are definitely going to use him more!

— Melissa, Edcouch, TX on 4/23/17

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

If lesson is not cancelled within 24 hours of the scheduled time a fee of 10 dollars will be charged to your account with Wyzant.

Travel policy

John will travel within 40 miles of Harlingen, TX 78550.