EducationB.S. Degree in Special Education (Psychology Minor) from Ball State University in Muncie, IN. (1977) 3.8 GPA.
A course in Specific Learning Disabilites at FAU in Boca Raton, FL. (1978). A Barry university course in psychology.
I have taught for 40 years.
ExperienceI taught one year (ELEM.) in IN. Then I taught Reading at South Florida State Hospital. I taught Special Education for 20 years in the Broward County, Forida School System. (All Elem. and one year Middle School) I taught students with Specific Learning Disabilities, Autism, Down's Syndrome, Emotional Difficulties, ADD and ADHD, and Gifted and Talented. I tutored for 33 years in a Coral Springs Clinic.
I have tutored privately and at a Clinic for the past 33 years. I have taught some adults and High School Students.
The thing I am most proud of is teaching a 44 year old man how to read. He was on a 1st grade level and read Stephen King novels after 3 nights a week of tutoring for 3 years!
I tutor in homes or libraries. I am flexible regarding tutoring times.
References upon request. 4/2/17
HobbiesI read my Kindle, sing at Karaoke, Swim, and Walk. I love movies and the beach. I have done Comedy and love music and art.
I have some friends I have known for 40 years here in Florida. I have a dog. My family and I do many things together as I have an extended family here.
I teach reading, writing and math Gr. 1-6
I also teach study and organizational skills.
I have been a Secretary for 6 years
Tutored in Coral Springs, FL Clinic for 33 years. I teach Special Education.
I adore children and teaching! :)
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