Meegan Sheppard

Meegan Sheppard

5.0 (3)

About this tutor

I have a masters in special education. I care about my students and believe that every student can succeed, we just need to identify the road to get there!

I love working with children. I love seeing the connection and making learning fun!

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Credentials

Huntington Beach, CA 92648
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3 Reviews

5.0

  • Mary plabju

    Very patient with my daughter who can be quite the handful!

  • Kerri H

    Improved my sons math grade! Very reliable. My son doesn’t hate math anymore!!

  • Kristen

    Very good with my son!



FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

During our first meeting, we will get to know eachother and identify the student’s needs.


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

I have a masters in special education, and worked in the Chicago Public School system for 2 school years before moving to Cali. I worked with children for 16 years prior to becoming a special educator as a Registered Respiratory Therapist at a pediatric hospital in Chicago. I have tutored many children over the years, including volunteering to tutor homeless children. I have tutored children on the autism spectrum, both verbal and non-verbal, many students who struggle with ADHD or behavior/emotional problems, and gen ed studetns who just need a little boost. 


Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

I charge 40.00 per hour


How did you get started teaching?

I have been teaching children and parents throughout my carrer as an RRT. I would teach about their disease, or treatment options, home therapies, etc. I always enjoyed teaching. 


What types of students have you worked with?

from general education students who would come to my room after school asking for help (trying to sneak into my room during day), to non verbal students who are on the autism spectrum to students with severe brain injuries. I have worked with students with many exceptionalities, both physical and mental. 


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