Denise J.

Denise J.


Toledo, OH 43615

Will travel 15 miles

$35 per hour.

4.73 51 ratings

Patient and Effective Reading/English Tutor for any Age

Hello prospective parents and tutorees, My name is Denise and I am ready to tutor your child in all elementary subjects plus Study Skills and ACT/SAT, GED Reading and English skills. I have 20 years experience as an elementary teacher in all grades, an SAT/ACT, tutor and college instructor. I am interested in tutoring in the Toledo, Ottawa Hills, Sylvania, Perryburg and Maumee area.... [more]




I have a Reading endorsement and a Masters in Reading. I have tutored students of ages Kindergarten through college in Reading. I am currently an elementary teacher in a local school district specializing in ELA. I also specialize in tutoring for the Ohio third grade reading guarantee test.


I have also taught English composition, essay writing for the ACT and College Writing skills.




Additionally, I have expereince tutoring students for the GED test. I also teach Developmental Reading, English and Study Skills on a college level.


Elementary (K-6th)

I am currently an elementary teacher. I have experience in grades K through 8. I hold a BS in Elementary Education and an MS.ED. I have tutored students of all ages in all subjects. Currently my primary job is a K-5 Math Specialist in a Public School system. Also, I have a special "softness" for children are struggling with Math as I have a daughter with a Math Disability and I have worked with her all the way from grade school through college and yes she is a college graduate!!


I have taught Phonics at all ages. I hold a Masters in Reading and Literacy and certification to teach Reading K through 12.

Study Skills

I have developed and implemented my own Study Skills courses for students grades 3 through high school seniors. I have also tutored student one on one in Study Skills. I also teach Study Skills at a college level. Additionally, I have a Masters degree and certification in Reading.

Special Needs

I am a certified teacher K through 8 all subjects and K through 12 Reading. Additionally, in my current position as Math Specialist in a local school system, I work with Special Needs students in self contained classrooms as well as in the regular ed classroom. I have worked with ADHD students, Learning Disabled, Autistic, Cognitivily Delayed and Behaviorally Handicapped students. Additionally, I have taught Math in the Multiple Handicap classroom.


I feel I am qualified to teach Dyslexic students because I have a Masters degree in Reading as well as a Reading endorsement in K through 12. Additionally, I have worked with special needs and dyslexic students in my current position as Math specialist in the public school system. Every day I see special needs students either in a self-contained classroom or mainstreamed class. Additionally, I have tutored dyslexic students in other settings. I also have a dyslexic daughter, whom I worked with and she did receive a Bachelor degree in Special Education.


I hold both a BS and an MA in Education and certification grades K-8 all subjects and K-12 Reading. I have 20 plus years teaching all grades K through college. Additionally, I have tutored at all grade levels and ages. I have tremendous results with the students and testing scores. Also, I have tutored for many of the standardized tests. I have also taken the Praxis in Reading and scored well!!

Common Core

I am an elementary K-8 Math Specialist with a Masters degree in Reading and certification K-12. I use the Common Core standards every day in my teaching and tutoring. I am constantly keeping my self updated and abreast of new developments and teaching lessons as it relates to the Core. Before I tutor or teach, I go to the Ohio Department of Education and look up the standard pertinent to teaching/tutoring.