Location: Louisville KY USA

Tutoring and Homework Help

Expertise: English and Reading
Subjects: Basic English, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Reading Comprehension, Writing

Mrs Leigh J. of Louisville KY USA Tutor Profile

Tutor Personal Information

Name: Mrs Leigh J.
Gender: Female   Age: 51-65
Tutoring Style and/or Experience

I have been a teacher for 35 years. I have taught all elementary grades and special education through high school. Since 1996 I have been a literacy coach including 2 years as the main elementary reading person for our district. I have been semi retired for 8 years and one of the projects I have done is writing the curriculum specific to the individual students and supervising teachers implementing the curriculum for 5 different intervention reading programs(before, after and during school and most recently a 8 week summer program. All programs included professional development delivered by me.Of course I have tutored students since a college student. All of my tutoring lessons are not

Tutoring Fee and Tutors Availability

Grades Tutored: Pre-K / Kindergarten, Elementary
Days Available: Monday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Contract Availability: Long Term or Open-Ended Tutoring Commitments.
Tutoring Rates: $15.00 to $65.00
Sliding Scale: This tutor offers a sliding scale for students with economic hardships.

Tutor Background

Time Spent Tutoring: More than 10 years
Students Tutored: More than 50
Special/Focus Groups: Remedial
Educational Level: Masters
Major: Special Education/Reading
School: University of Louisville
Awards Louisville Community Foundation Grant 1988,1989,1990, 1991.
Nominated Special Education Teacher of the Year
Faculty at Wheeler School when awarded Blue Ribbon of Excellence and one of 50 best schools in Redbook magazine
Teacher Certification: Yes, Certified as a Teacher