Brenda W.


Brenda W.

Tutor

Macon, GA 31206

Will travel 20 miles

$65 per hour.

4.8 130 ratings

Success with stress free learning!

I assist parents who invest in their children's future by assuring their academic success today. I have worked as a tutor for 17 years. I am able to tutor all elementary level subjects. I also tutor Algebra, Geometry, English [Language Arts], Writing and Study Skills. I have worked ten years with special needs students and I am knowledgeable of diverse teaching methods and use this knowledge to differentiate my instruction to meet each student's individual need. My philosophy is to facili... [more]


Algebra 1

My concentration is in math and Algebra. I have over 15 years experience.


Vocabulary


Grammar


Geometry


Prealgebra


Reading

I am a certified Elementary teacher. I am trained in the Balanced Literacy model for teaching reading. I have taught reading for 10 years prior to my Elementary teaching experience.


Spanish

I have studied three years of Spanish in High School and four semesters in college. I also engage in basic conversational Spanish with students and parents of Hispanic decent.


Writing


English


ESL/ESOL


Anatomy


Proofreading


GED


ASVAB


Spelling


Elementary Math


Elementary Science


Elementary (K-6th)

I am a certified teacher in the state of Georgia. I have worked for six years with students in the K-6 arena in both regular and special education.I am experienced in all elementary subjects including study skills.


Phonics

I am trained in the Balanced Literacy model. I also have taught phonics to students for 10 years. I have also used the Words My Way program.


Study Skills

I am a certified teacher and I have been teaching study skills for over 6 years to students. I also home-schooled my own children prior to working in the public school system for 13 years through the high school level. In addition, my college training included specific methods and procedures relating to study skills for all subjects.


Special Needs

I have worked as a Special Education assistant for 3 years. I have worked in a MOID [Moderately Intellectually Disabled] classroom where I assisted in the daily learning activities for autistic and down syndrome students. I am patient and knowledgeable of strategies and non-verbal communication methods for facilitating student learning and development.


ADHD

I currently am working in the Bibb county school system. I work with special needs Moderately Intellectually Developed [MOID] students. I have worked with MOID students for five years. My students include several on the Autistic spectrum as well as Downs Syndrome and ADD/ADHD students. I have various teaching strategies and I am also aware that instruction is effective when it is individualized to the student.


Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

I have worked as a Special Education assistant for 3 years. I have worked in a MOID [Moderately Intellectually Disabled] classroom where I assisted in the daily learning activities for autistic and down syndrome students. I am patient and knowledgeable of strategies and non-verbal communication methods for facilitating student learning and development.