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Deborah A.

Suffolk, VA

$50/hour

Tutor for El. Subjects and Special Education

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Clarion University of Pa
Education
The College of William & Mary
MEd

Education

Clarion University of Pa (Education)

The College of William & Mary (MEd)

About Deborah

I am a teacher with 23 years of teaching experience. My certification areas are Special Education and Gifted Education. I have taught children in grades K-8. I individualized educational programs for each of my students. I also have experience in tutoring elementary level students. My undergraduate degree was in Special Education while my master's degree was in Resource/Collaborative teaching with an emphasis on brain-compatible learning. I am a teacher with 23 years of teaching experience. My certification areas are Special Education and Gifted Education. I have taught children in grades K-8. I individualized educational programs for each of my students. I also have experience in tutoring elementary level students. My undergraduate degree was in Special Education while my master's Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Suffolk, VA 23435
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Computer:
Microsoft Publisher, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Science, Grammar, Homeschool,
Phonics,
Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Business:
Microsoft Word

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ADD/ADHD

I have an undergraduate degree in special ed., as well as a master's degree in sp. ed.
I was a teacher for 22 years with first hand experience with teaching students with ADD and ADHD. My last tutoring position was with two students with ADHD.

Dyslexia

I have 22 years experience working with children with dyslexia. My undergraduate degree is in special education. I received my master's degree in special education from the College of William & Mary. I am currently tutoring two students with dyslexia (one is a junior in high school; the other student is in third grade).

Elementary (K-6th)

I have 22 years of teaching experience in both elementary and middle schools.

I have a master's degree in teaching (education) from the College of William and Mary (completed in May, 2001).

My teaching specialties are in reading and math.

Homeschool

I have a Master's degree in education. I've taught in public schools for 23 years. I homeschool my three children.

Phonics

I taught phonics while I was a sp. ed teacher. I taught for 22 years and based my phonics instruction on a multisensory approach. I also have a master's degree in sp. ed.

Special Needs

I have an undergraduate degree in special education. I have a master's degree in special education. I have 22 years of experience with special needs students, ages 5-15. I have found success with the Orton-Gillingham method for teaching reading and spelling at the elementary level. I have experienced success with Touch Math at the elementary level.

Study Skills

I am a special education teacher and have been trained in the Kansas Strategy Study Skills program. I have taught study skills to my students throughout my 23 years of teaching in public schools. I have privately tutored elementary, middle school and high school students in the use of study skills for five years.

Clarion University of Pa
Education
The College of William & Mary
MEd

Education

Clarion University of Pa (Education)

The College of William & Mary (MEd)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Deborah will travel within 15 miles of Suffolk, VA 23435.