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Tutor profile: Melanie V.

Melanie V.
Certified Elementary/Middle School Teacher; Homeschool Mom

Bio

About Melanie

About Melanie
I grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan. My one dream was to become a teacher. I worked my way through high school and college by waitressing and working in daycares and after-school programs. When I graduated in 1994 I earned my bachelor's degree in elementary education with a specialty in middle school math and history. I taught in several different schools for 10 years and then had my own children and decided to stay home and homeschool them.

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
I have taught in preschool, second grade, combined fifth/sixth-grade classes, and combined first/second grade. I have experience with substituting in all grades K-12. I have ten years of teaching experience in the classroom and 14 years of experience teaching homeschool.
Education
Calvin College
Elementary Education
Bachelor's Degree
1990 - 1994

Work Experience

Work Experience
Public High School, Resource Room Teacher
2006 - 2007
I was a one on one tutor in the resource room for a seventh grade autistic student. I was also responsible for helping other students who came to the resource room for help.
Local Christian School, First/Second Grade Teacher
2003 - 2007
I taught small classes of combined first and second grade students. I was also the music teacher for the school
Heritage Christian Academy, First Grade Teacher
1999 - 2002
I taught as a first grade teacher for three years in this small Christian school
Baptist Park Academy, Second Grade Teacher
1994 - 1996
Taught second grade in a small Christian school

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