I have recently relocated from Atlanta, Georgia, via Nashville, TN. While in Nashville I home schooled NCAA top ranked athletes and a nationally recognized teen singer song writer. I also worked with students individually and in groups on ACT test prep. Students on average scored 28 or better. Before Nashville I worked with the Gwinnett County Georgia School System. Our school district is the top rated in the state and the high school has been listed in Newsweeks Top Ten for the last eig...
I have a background in Resource and Inclusion classrooms with students in the Gwinnett County, Georgia School System.
When tutoring your child, first I would assess and see which characteristics of ADHD your child exhibits. This will be help me a develop a plan of action.
Behavior Therapy is a #1 priority. I will discuss these with you personally.
For the past 12 years I have worked with the Gwinnett County Georgia School System. My background includes working with students with Aspergers in Elementary, Middle and High Schools in Atlanta.
In addition my nephew, who is currently in college, lives with Aspergers. I have worked with him over the years developing various coping and organizational skills.
The student and I discuss how to better read social cues, and the body language of others. We work on how to better handle uncomfortable social situations. We practice maintaining eye contact during conversations.
Finally, we work on study and organizational skills. We include time management skills and discuss how to prioritize assignments. An agenda is used to keep track of his daily tasks. A clock is used to help with time management. Expectations are set and rewards are given based on goals achieved.
My background includes working with students with Moderate to High Functioning Autism.
We concentrate on study and organizational skills. We also work on time management skills. The goal is to learn how to organize and prioritize his daily tasks.
We review time management skills. We implement the use of an agenda and a timer to help reinforce the plan we develop.
Once finalized the expectations are set and rewards are given based on goals achieved.