"Children are our most valuable natural resource." --Herbert Hoover Having been an educator for twenty-five years, and having spent most of that time working with children from preschool age through the fifth grade, I truly believe in this statement. My dedication and enthusiasm for teaching children extend far beyond the classroom. As a private tutor, I enjoy working directly with parents and teachers to help improve the quality of their children?s educ... [more]
I earned a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from The George Washington University and have extensive experience in teaching kindergarten, first and second grades over the past 25 years. I am Florida state certified (ESOL endorsed) to teach all subject areas K-6 and currently tutor students throughout south Florida. As a veteran educator, I will create a customized curriculum for each student based on his/her needs, abilities, and interests.
I am an elementary educator certified by the state of Florida. During the past 25 years, I have had the pleasure of working with children in kindergarten through grade 6. A majority of my teaching experience has been in early elementary classrooms where phonics skills and reading readiness are the top priority. I am able to rapidly assess students' needs and develop interesting lessons that make learning fun!
Study Skills are essential. As an elementary teacher with 25 years' experience, I have developed many strategies for helping students grasp new information. I am able to accommodate different learning styles and often prepare a variety of games to engage my students. I teach children how to apply these study skills to all areas of education.