English, ESL , Reading, Writing, Homework, Elementary, Middle School, Secondary, Learning Disabilities, Organization, Time Management, Presentation Skills
Deandra recently completed her Bachelor of Education at Bishop’s University. Throughout her studies, Deandra played on both the varsity soccer and rugby teams and learned how to balance sports, schoolwork and social life. As a new graduate, she offers her students the latest and most innovative ways of teaching. Having worked at three different elementary schools, she has gained an appreciation for the challenges that children face at various ages and grades. In addition to her teaching experience, Deandra worked for six years as a Camp Counsellor, with children from 5-11 years old, and two years as the coordinator of the Kirkland Library Summer reading program. Deandra is knowledgeable about curricula, lesson planning, individual mentoring approaches and can make required modifications for special needs students. Furthermore, Deandra has solid time management and communication skills combined with unwavering devotion to student success.