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Virginia Tech (Early Childhood Educ)
Shenandoah University (Master's)
Certified Reading Specialist with 29 years of experience in public education as a teacher, assistant principal, and principal willing to work with your child to improve their reading skills. I have experience at the elementary, middle and college levels working with struggling readers. I have had great success in helping students increase their reading levels through an individualized reading program customized to meet the needs and interests of your child.
In addition to being a certified reading specialist, I am also certified to teach all subjects from Kindergarten to 8.
I am willing to meet at a mutually agreeable location within 30 miles of my home. An hours advanced notice is appreciated if a cancellation is necessary.
Certified Reading Specialist with 29 years of experience in public education as a teacher, assistant principal, and principal willing to work with your child to improve their reading skills. I have experience at the elementary, middle and college levels working with struggling readers. I
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I have 12 years experience as an elementary education teacher in grades kindergarten, first, and third grades. In addition I have four years experience as a elementary reading specialist. I am also a trained and certified reading recovery teacher. In total, I have 29 years of experience and education that both elementary and middle school levels. In addition, I have six years experience as a middle school assistant principal and principal.
I have 13 years of experience as a reading specialist and 28 years total in Virginia Public Schools.