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Andrea R.

Centreville, VA

$35/hour

Ms. Andrea...Supporter of Differences

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4.4 average from 14 ratings
Knowledgeable and kind
— Khalid, Fairfax, VA on 10/18/16

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Wake Forest University
Psychology
Virginia Commonwealth (teacher cert in special education)
Other
George Mason Univer
Master's

Education

Wake Forest University (Psychology)

Virginia Commonwealth (teacher cert in special education) (Other)

George Mason Univer (Master's)

About Andrea

Greetings,

My name is Ms. Andrea and I am a special education teacher, currently out for summer vacation. I have worked in a local school system for 9 years. During that time I have had the opportunity to provide collaborative support in several settings, however a specific area of strength and repeated support has been in Pre/Informal Algebra and Algebra I. I love math, as it works with numbers (something different), yet often has a finite predictability, often much like the preference of the students I work with.

As for the fun side, I love talking and hearing about movies, games, music and technology...even if my students know more about it than I do.

My current certification is in Intellectual Disabilities, however I am part of a cohort that will build my certification, more towards autism support specifically. Additionally my masters in social work thesis, was heavily based on autism research and support methods (i.e. scripting for social situations while being mindful of over generalization), thus providing background on diverse populations.

If it seems like some aspect may be a good fit for you and your family, please feel free to contact me...if not, no worries and good luck finding what you need.
Greetings,

My name is Ms. Andrea and I am a special education teacher, currently out for summer vacation. I have worked in a local school system for 9 years. During that time I have had the opportunity to provide collaborative support in several settings, however a specific area of strength and repeated support has been in Pre/Informal
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Centreville, VA 20122
In-person lessons

"Knowledgeable and kind"

- Khalid, Fairfax, VA on 10/18/16
Math:
Algebra 1
Special Needs:
Aspergers

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Aspergers

I have been a special education teacher for 9 years, certified in Intellectual disabilities for the past 6 years. Primarily I have been working with individuals living with autism. I have attended conferences in Richmond and Fairfax supporting Autism/Aspergers methods and research. Additionally, the county I teach in is supporting a cohort for additional training, narrowed more specifically in the spectrum and my master's thesis was heavily influenced by Aspergers and autism research and support methods.

Wake Forest University
Psychology
Virginia Commonwealth (teacher cert in special education)
Other
George Mason Univer
Master's

Education

Wake Forest University (Psychology)

Virginia Commonwealth (teacher cert in special education) (Other)

George Mason Univer (Master's)

Knowledgeable and kind — Andrea taught my son math and social studies. He was focused and fully engaged in two hours without asking for a break. Andrea managed the time wisely moving from one skill to another smoothly. ...

— Khalid, Fairfax, VA on 10/18/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Andrea will travel within 20 miles of Centreville, VA 20122.