Hi, my name is Heidi. I am a professionally certified teacher for the past 26 years in the D.C. metro area. I have a B.A. and two M.A. degrees in education. The last 9 years of teaching in the Montgomery County Public school system has given me an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the standards-based curriculum that students are challenged with every day. Through my broad experience as a classroom teacher I have gained a sensitivity toward the unique learning styles of elementary school... [more]
I have been trained as a teacher for grades Kindergarten through 12 grade in math. I have tutored students in Algebra 1 and 2. I have taught math for 20 years in private and public schools. I have tutored students in the New Math program within MCPS here in Rockville, MD and am familiar with the new requirements for math classes.
I have tutored students in American History in grades 8-10th grade. I have materials that cover this subject and am qualified to tutor students in this subject matter as a certified teacher for grades K to 12th grade. I have twenty years of teaching experience.
I use vocabulary training in my tutoring sessions with students who are preparing for the ACT, SAT, and private school tests. I use vocabulary training in all my tutoring sessions in reading training. I have my own materials as well as those of well-known publishers.
I have taught grades Kindergarten through fifth grade for twenty years in MCPS in Maryland and private schools in the MD/DC/VA area. This includes teaching students grammar in order to write sentences, paragraphs, essays, stories, and various writing projects over these years. I have tutored lots of students for the past seven years as a full time tutor. I am a United States citizen who has a BA and two MA degrees in education. I am a certified teacher and a certified Reading Specialist.
Please understand that if I say I am a certified Reading Specialist, that means that I have a Masters degree in teaching reading. I have twenty years of experience and seven years of tutoring experience teaching reading to students in grades PreK to 12th grade.
I have worked with many students in writing for the past twenty -seven years to help them improve their writing skills. I am a certified teacher as well as a certified Reading Specialist. I enjoy helping students improve their writing skills and increase their writing skills in a short amount of time.
I have been a certified teacher with twenty years of experience working in MCPS and private schools in the MD/DC/VA area in grades K to 5. I have two masters degrees. I am a certified Reading Specialist for grades K to 12th grade. I have tutored students in grades 6 to 10th grade in reading and writing and have tutored adults as well in English as well.
I have trained students to take the ACT/ ISEE/ SAT tests for the past year. I have helped students understand the testing requirements and strategies and helped students be prepared to take these formal tests.
Certified teacher Certified Reading Specialist Teacher for 20 years Tutor for 6 years
I have taught grades Kindergarten through fifth grade. I have taught science for each of these grade levels for twenty years. I have a BA in Education and two masters degrees in education. I have tutored students in science for the past seven years. I have materials from teaching science to help students during tutoring sessions.
I am a Certified Elementary teacher and Reading Specialist for grades K to 12th grade. I have taught Kindergarten through Fifth grade and have been a Reading Specialist for 2 years in the Montgomery County Public School system. I have worked for nine years in MCPS in Maryland. I have taught in both public and private schools in the DC Metro area.
I have worked with students in the area of study skills by offering strategies in math and reading to help them retain what they learn in the classroom. I incorporate games as a way to make learning fun!
I emphasize phonics in all my instruction in teaching students to read and write. I am a Reading Specialist with twenty years of classroom experience in both private and public education. I teach graphemes, phonemes, blends, digraphs, common word chunks, and have been trained in the Wilson Reading program and have taken classes in the Orton Gillingham reading program. I have taken classes in the Lindamood Bell reading program and am certified to teach reading. I have trained tons of students in the past seven years to learn to read and write. Many parents have been thrilled with my approach to teaching their child to read.