I am a National Board Certified Teacher: Exceptional Teacher Specialist with 15 years of classroom experience. I have taught special education for 12 years at the high, middle, and elementary school levels. I am well versed in the NC curriculum and will tailor a tutoring plan to meet your child's academic needs. Come grow with Hardin's Tutoring!
Watching students grow as learners and take ownership!
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Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
I work with parents to gain an understanding of what they believe their child needs in order to succeed and grow. I always evaluate students to gain a better understanding of where they are academically. From this collected data I work as a team with parents/teachers to tailor tutoring plans to that child's invidivual academic needs.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
National Board Certified Teacher: Exceptional Children's Specialist
15 years classroom teaching experience
High School, Middle School, and Elementary School teaching experience
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
Hardin's Tutoring Rates:
Virtual: $35 per hour
Face to face at my location: $40 per hour
Face to face at your location less than 25 miles: $50 per hour
Face to face at your locatoin more than 25 miles: $55 per hour
1/2 hour rates available for virtual and face to face at my location.
How did you get started teaching?
After graduating from Auburn University-Montgomery in December 2005, I moved to North Carolina and began my teaching career at North Davidson Middle School in January 2006 as a 6th grade social studies/science teacher. In 2009 I transitioned to Special Education and have taught Special Education at all levels. In 2018 I became a National Board Certified Teacher: Exceptional Children's Specialist.
What types of students have you worked with?
Special Education (LD, OH, Adaptive, Autistic)
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
Look for a teacher that is going to help you grow!
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
Have you spoken to your parents?
Have you reached out to your classroom teacher?
Are you ready to work and be challenged?
What is standing in my way of growing academically?