Teaching Your Own Child
In this course, you will learn how to make a learning time with your child go more smoothly. You'll understand how to get even a resistant child to work with you. The basics for improving reading and math skills will be covered. This course will give you enough material to cover to help a child struggling in school or lay the foundation for those who aren't struggling but could use a boost in their academics.
Who this course is for:
- This course is for parents , guardians, grandparents, older siblings or other family members who want to teach/tutor their children aged 5-10.
Stacey Hernberg is a B.C. certified teacher. She has worked for the Langley School District #35 since 1995 where she has taught Kindergarten through Grade 7 and is now an English Language teacher. She also spent two years in Korea teaching English to students in prekindergarten through grade nine. Locally she has taught ESL English tutorials and cultural programs. Stacey has also worked with homeschoolers as a Distributed Learning teacher for families with children in K-9 at an independent B.C. school. She has also taught workshops on mindfulness to adults.
Stacey graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and also completed their Professional Development Teaching Diploma in 1995. There she specialized in Mathematics, Psychology, Early Childhood Education, and Learning Disabilities. Since then Stacey has completed her Masters of Education specializing in Teaching English as an Additional Language.
Stacey is an enthusiastic life-long learner and avid reader who loves being a mother and teacher. Her passion for parenting and her love for teaching, learning, and all things education, led her to the joys of teaching children how to learn and study more effectively. She has taught study skills to high school students and success strategies to elementary students. In her M. Ed. program, her focus was on developing students metacognition to promote better learning skills.