Brandi H.


Brandi H.

Tutor

Aurora, CO 80014

Will travel 15 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 19 ratings

Personalized in-home tutoring

I am a licensed teacher with experience teaching children of many ages in numerous settings. I particularly enjoy working with students individually because it allows me to meet their needs more effectively. I also enjoy working with students with unique learning needs. It's exciting to watch them succeed. I offer three basic tutoring programs. One is homework help. For this program, I help with homework and explain any difficult concepts. Typically I also bring related activities for the ch... [more]


Algebra 1


American History


Vocabulary


Grammar


European History


Prealgebra

I have worked with both elementary and middle school students to help them improve their understanding of math for several years now. I currently have four students working on prealgebra.


Reading

I have a Colorado teaching license for elementary (K-6), a degree from Oklahoma State University in elementary education, and extensive experience teaching reading to K-8 students.


Writing


English


SAT Math


Literature


World History


GRE


Proofreading


GED


SAT Reading


SAT Writing


TOEFL


PSAT


SSAT


Spelling


ACT Reading


ACT English


ACT Math


ACT Science

I have helped many high school students improve their scores on the ACT and prepare for college.


Elementary Math

I have several years of experience teaching math to elementary and middle school students. I prefer to allow students at this age to explore mathematical concepts in a hands-on manner whenever possible, and I emphasize meaning-making and critical thinking.


Elementary Science


Elementary (K-6th)

I am a licensed K-5 teacher with a degree in Elementary Education which covers Kindergarten through eighth grade. I have experience teaching children in this age group in a classroom setting as well as extensive experience working with them individually.


Phonics

I am a licensed teacher with experience in teaching children to read. Phonics is one of several integral parts of the method I use to teach reading, and I have a program I use specifically to teach phonics skills.


Special Needs

I am a licensed teacher with extensive experience working with children with special needs in a classroom or tutoring setting. I have experience with children with many disabilities, including physical, mental, learning, and emotional disabilities.


ADHD

I am a licensed teacher with relatively extensive experience working with students with attention problems, organizational problems, and other difficulties associated with ADD and ADHD. In addition, I can personally relate to the struggles children with ADD and ADHD face because I was a child with ADD. I use many of the strategies I have learned for myself to help my students as well. I can provide references upon request.


Dyslexia

I have worked with students with dyslexia before, and they have shown substantial growth. I can provide references for this upon request. I also am careful to maintain my knowledge of current research on the subject so that I can provide my students with the most help possible.


Praxis

I passed the PRAXIS with honors, and I can help you pass it too! I can also provide references for students who have passed the test after working with me.


Social Studies

I am a licensed teacher, and my degree program included a methods course in social studies from which I gained numerous ideas and tools. I also taught social studies to my students when I taught in my own classroom.