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Michelle

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Dynamic educator, administrator and entrepreneur with a wealth of experience in both face to face and online settings- particularly in working with students who have special needs or reading struggles.

Effective communicator in both the real world and digital world realms. Willing spirit that embraces new technologies and applications that improve the learner experience. Lives by the following personal code: I love learning, I love to teach; and I teach because I love to learn!

Currently hold a Bachelors Degree and a Masters Degree- and always interested in expanding my educational background!

Current and previous teaching licenses include:
*Education of the Handicapped,
(Special Education) K-12
*Intervention Specialist K-12
*Reading Endorsement K-12
*Psychology 7-12
*Sociology 7-12

Specialized experience teaching students at an online virtual public K-12 charter school.

Highly experienced at working with at- risk students. Former special education teacher and administrator who understands all avenues of this area, including:
*RTI (Response to Intervention)
*ETR (Evaluation Team Report)
*MFE (Multi Factored Evaluation)
*IEP (Individualized Education Plan)
*504 Plan
Can assist in supporting a students goals on IEP, 504, or RTI plan, etc

Experience providing ESY (Extended School Year) services to students during summer vacation period to assist students in learning retention and avoid summer learning loss.

Reading Endorsed- specialized in fluency and comprehension. Also able to assist older high school/college/adult learners in comprehending concepts presented in classics literature. Previous proofreading and editing experience as well.

Michelle’s Qualifications

Education & Certification

Undergraduate Degree: Capital University - Bachelor in Arts, Special Education

Graduate Degree: Marygrove College - Master of Arts Teaching, Education

Hobbies

Travel, reading, writing, antique shopping

Tutoring Subjects

ACCUPLACER ESL - Listening Prep

ACCUPLACER ESL - Reading Skills Prep

ACCUPLACER ESL - Sentence Meaning Prep

ACCUPLACER Language Use Prep

ACCUPLACER WritePlacer Prep

ACT English

ACT Writing

Administrative Law

Adult ESL/ELL

Adult Literacy

Advertising

African History

African-American History

AIMS Prep

History

American Literature

Art

Basic Computer Literacy

Business

CLEP Prep

CLEP American Government

CLEP American Literature

CLEP Analyzing and Interpreting Literature

CLEP College Composition

CLEP English Literature

College Application Essays

College English

College Level American Literature

COMPASS Reading Prep

COMPASS Writing Skills Prep

Composition

Creative Writing

Elementary School

Elementary School Math

Elementary School Reading

Elementary School Science

Elementary School Writing

English

English Grammar and Syntax

ESL/ELL

Essay Editing

Fiction Writing

GATE/ TAG Prep

GED Prep

GED Reasoning Through Language Arts

GED Science

GED Social Studies

Handwriting

High School English

High School Level American History

High School Level American Literature

High School World History

High School Writing

Introduction to Fiction

Introduction to Poetry

ISEE- Primary

Law

Mac Basic Computer Skills

Math

Microsoft Office

Middle School

Middle School Reading

Middle School Reading Comprehension

Middle School Writing

Other

Phonics

Public Speaking

Science

Social Networking

Social studies

Special Education

STAAR EOC Prep

STAAR Grades 3-8 Prep

Study Skills

Study Skills and Organization

Technical Writing

Technology and Computer Science

Test Prep

WISC IV Prep

World History

Writing