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Shelby K.

Toms Brook, VA

$50/hour

Certified Reading Specialist

In-person lessons

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Virginia Tech
Early Childhood Educ
Shenandoah University
Master's

Education

Virginia Tech (Early Childhood Educ)

Shenandoah University (Master's)

About Shelby

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 Read more

Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Toms Brook, VA 22660
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
Music:
Flute
English:
Grammar, Reading
Test Preparation:
SOL
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers, Autism, Dyslexia, Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics, Reading,
Study Skills

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

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.

Reading

I have 13 years of experience as a reading specialist and 28 years total in Virginia Public Schools.

Virginia Tech
Early Childhood Educ
Shenandoah University
Master's

Education

Virginia Tech (Early Childhood Educ)

Shenandoah University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Shelby will travel within 30 miles of Toms Brook, VA 22660.