Scottsdale Reading Tutoring
I have 20 years teaching speciializing in Reading and English as a Second Language. I am certified as a Dyslexia Specialist. I have extensive training in the multi-sensory approach to reading interventions including Barton, Spalding and DIP. I have a passion for helping kids who are struggling with Phonics and Reading. I have seen the incredible success of intense, one-on-one instruction, and remediation.
The joy and relief of moving a child along in the emergent reading process.
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Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
Assess where they are and determine a prescriptive plan to address their gaps in the reading process.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
Bachelors in Education- University of Texas at Austin
Masters in Language Acquisition- S Interventionsouthern Methodist University
Teacher Certifications: K-8, English as a Second Language, Bilingual Education, Spanish, Dyslexia Interventions
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
$50 per hour
How did you get started teaching?
I have wanted to teach all of my life! 20 years experience!
What types of students have you worked with?
private school, public school, early elementary, high school ESL, Spanish dominant, at-risk
Describe a recent event you are fond of.
The joy of a 3rd grader becoming a confident reader after years of struggling!
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
Make sure they have a plan for intensive instruction to address the deficits in Reading- the gaps must be filled.
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
What is your plan to help me in my area of need...