I provide private tutoring and academic coaching at my Boulder, CO office or online.
I specialize in working with bright, creative children and young adults who have:
- Learning Disabilities
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
I also work with students who struggle with:
- Math Anxiety
- Low Number Sense
- Poor Handwriting
- Poor Written Organizational Skills
- Poor Executive Function
I can provide enrichment for gifted and curious students who need a challenge, twice exceptional students, and student who are struggling academically for whatever reason.
I support students who need help organizing academic belongings, assignments, and adjusting to a new setting (such as high school or college) as well as with study skills. I can help them access the resources available on campus.
I am Orton Gillingham certified at the Associate level with AOGPE, Certified Academic Language Practitioner level with ALTA, and at the Structured Literacy Dyslexia, Interventionist level with CERI and I am a member of the International Dyslexia Association. I hold a master’s degree in education from Western State Colorado University and Math interventionist certificate from Adams State University, and I am endorsed by the Colorado Department of Education for Reading Specialist and Special Education. I have extensively studied Structured Word Inquiry.
Creative, flexible, individualized and assessment-based, research-based, multi-sensory, explicit, and emotionally sound methods are the basis for my approaches of teaching children with learning difficulties.
I have 14 years of experience working with special needs, twice exceptional, and gifted students. I am LGTBQ affirming.