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Hello there! I am a recently retired teacher (July 2017). Although, I am enjoying the "freedom" of not going to school each and every day, I miss the children and I miss teaching! The last 20 years of my career, I have spent with students who struggle to learn: who have not cracked the reading code or who just can’t seem to understand that math concept or students new to the country and trying to fit in or those who don’t ever finish their work… I am most passionate about teaching these students. Students who can succeed but need help. Let me help!

Tutoring Experience:

I have 31 years of teaching experience. During this time, I have taught children from kindergarten to grade 8. I have taught as a classroom teacher, an ESL (English as a Language) Teacher and a Resource (Special Education) Teacher. I also have 3 years of tutoring experience. Throughout my career, I have heard parents repeatedly comment “My child is struggling but I don’t know how to help them” or “ I try to help them but they won’t listen to me!” I can help! Contact me for a free no obligation consultation. * Update September 2020 - Since retirement, I have had the privilege of teaching a number of different students, many of which I continue to tutor and I LOVE it! I enjoy forming relationships with my students and their families. During the Covid -19 pandemic, I have had to adjust my teaching methods to include strict social distancing/masking/ disinfecting protocols, as well as online teaching.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that all children have the ability to learn. If children are struggling with the traditional methods, it is my role to find a different way for them to learn. There is certainly a relationship to be created between the student and teacher. This positive and trust-based relationship can assist In allowing the student to take risks and ask questions, freely. The ultimate goal is for the student to achieve to his/her full potential.

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Native Language: English
Additional Languages: Italian
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

Qualifications:

  • York University (1998) - Special Education Specialist (Professional) (✘ Not On File)
  • York University (1992) - English as a Second Language, Part 1 (Professional) (✔ On File)
  • York University (1991) - Reading Specialist (Professional) (✔ On File)
  • York University (1986) - Education/Arts (Bachelors) (✔ On File)

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