Rodger J.

Rodger J.


Kankakee, IL 60901

Will travel 30 miles

$48 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

Former Principal and Special Education Teacher and Resources Expert

My name is Rodger, and I have 20 years in Pr-K through 12 education as a teacher, resource specialist, alternative residential school developer, athletic coach, and Principal. I have tutoring experience as well as offering my services as substitute availability with school districts. I have a background in classroom management development for both teachers and districts that include behavior management plans school wide. I love the one-to-one development of a student's potential to help th... [more]


I am a certified teacher and have been a resource specialist in several districts over my career. I have worked with students from Pr-K through 12.

Elementary (K-6th)

I'm a certified Teacher and have experience with students grades Pr-K through 12. I have 20 years of experience in all subjects within a self-contained classroom educating students from K-12. This would include adapting lessons for special need students.


I have over 40 years of production experience as an actor, writer, set-design, and director. I have performed in over 30 productions in stage, film, television and special events. I still take on roles currently.

Special Needs

I'm a Certified Teacher and have experience with students. I have 20 years of experience including as a principal of a specialized therapeutic school. I have been a self-contained classroom teacher, a resource specialist, one-to-one instructor in regular and specialized school settings.


I am a Certified Special Education Teacher: My primary experience for twenty years was to work with special education students both as a self-contained classroom teacher and resource specialist. Most of my student's had LD, SED, ADD and ADHD as part of their challenge to learning.

Music Production

I am and have been a music vocalist and acting performer as well as a director for over 45 years including training and working with ages 5 and above. I also worked in NY and LA as a lead facilitator with international students developing skills with musical Broadway productions and with the N Y Film Academy. I have been a studio vocalist for over 20 recordings as well as a local and national commercial jingle vocalist.