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Sharon W.

Houston, TX

$25/hour

Spanish teacher

In-person lessons

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University of Kansas
Latin American studi

Education

University of Kansas (Latin American studi)

About Sharon

I have worked with students from grades Kindergarten through 12th grade as a substitute teacher for both monolingual and bilingual students. My experiences as a substitute have allowed me the opportunity to interact with diverse student populations and engage them in learning. I also taught as an afterschool program teacher. It has given me sufficient experience in teaching as well as classroom management. While teaching in the Alief ISD after school program, I created and customized lesson plans. I also taught GED, ESL, and Spanish for the district's adult literacy program. As a student with Texas Teachers, I created lesson plans that engaged all learners by applying a variety of teaching methods. I strive to ensure that every student achieves excellence. In addition to this, I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology with a minor in Latin American Studies from the University of Kansas.

I am a certified Spanish teacher. I am currently a Spanish teacher at a high school. I communicated with students, parents, colleagues and administrators to meet and exceed teaching goals. I managed the classroom effectively to promote content retention, interpersonal skills, and cooperative learning. I motivated students to not only learn but also build and improve on the four basic language skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. I designed instruction, materials, and created lesson plans aimed to teach Spanish grammar, conversation, and vocabulary as well as geography and cultural traditions. I differentiated instruction for native speakers of Spanish and beginners within the same classroom.
I have worked with students from grades Kindergarten through 12th grade as a substitute teacher for both monolingual and bilingual students. My experiences as a substitute have allowed me the opportunity to interact with diverse student populations and engage them in learning. I Read more

Policies
Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Houston, TX 77082
In-person lessons
Language:
Spanish

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Spanish

I have passed the teacher certification LOTE ex-12 that school district require to pass in order to teach Spanish.

University of Kansas
Latin American studi

Education

University of Kansas (Latin American studi)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $25.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sharon will travel within 20 miles of Houston, TX 77082.