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Tutor profile: Melissa C.

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About Melissa

About Melissa
I am a passionate, results-driven teacher with experience both in and out of the classroom setting. Years adapting to different learning styles and overcoming a variety of obstacles drives me to offer new tools and sustainable strategies for anyone seeking one-on-one assistance. I am a strong team player, a devoted aid, and hoping to be just what you need to overcome your next challenge.

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
I have worked four wonderful years in public charter schools across New York and New Jersey specializing in scholars with special needs. The past three years I worked as a Lead Teacher providing other educators with instruments to take on different obstacles in the classroom, ensuring that every student cross the finish line.
Touro College
Education - Special Education
Master's Degree
2013 - 2014
Rutgers University
Fine Arts
Bachelor's Degree
2009 - 2011

Work Experience

Work Experience
College Achieve Central Charter School, Lead Teacher
2016 - 2017
-Inspired and maintained high performance standards across the grade using data-driven conversation and clear, written, feedback structure while simultaneously managing classroom of unique and lively students. -Coordinated learning opportunities for teachers and promoted collaboration across the grade using empathetic communication techniques and a balanced praise-and-critique format. -Changed trajectories for students with behavioral and academic struggles, working with parents and teammates to analyze learning styles and set clear courses...
Success Academy, Lead Teacher
2014 - 2016
-Assessed student learning styles, academic needs and strengths, and modifying teaching strategies to meet and exceed individual needs across subjects. -Created and implemented curriculum and coordinating events, such as reading workshops and strategy demonstrations for parents, to inspire and invest students and families beyond the status quo. -Prepared and executed behavior plans, evaluating student progress, and communicating character development with parents. -Maintained consistent, predictable, peaceful learning environment where...
Success Academy, Associate Teacher
2013 - 2014
-Perpetuating before- and after-school tutoring for students with special needs, below and above grade level. -Co-teaching classroom of thirty, focusing largely on small-group instruction for mathematics and English language arts. -Helping to fulfill IEP (individualized education program) requirements using visual aids/props, scaffolding, and providing extra time and resources for struggling students during independent work times.

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