Subjects:Business,Language Arts,Math,Science,Social Science,Social Studies
Grade Levels:Kindergarten,1st,2nd,3rd,4th,5th,6th,High School
About:Kaitlin graduated from McMaster University where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She is currently completing her Bachelor of Education at York University. She is looking forward to becoming an Ontario Certified Teacher in June 2018! Kaitlin's studies at York have focused on education theory, creating inclusive and equitable classrooms, using technology in education and putting that knowledge into practice. In her school and community placements, Kaitlin has gained experience working with elementary students in kindergarten to grade six. She completed one placement in a special education classroom and has enjoyed working with ESL and ELL students.
Kaitlin worked as a nanny for five years. During that time she helped elementary students with homework, worked extensively on early literacy and strived to build strong relationships with the families she was employed by. Kaitlin's experience working closely with families has given her the ability to build good rapport with students and parents. Her experience with child development and psychology has helped her become an effective and sensitive teacher. Kaitlin's enthusiasm, flexibility and understanding of individual learning needs have made her successful with students and parents alike.
Kaitlin values her relationship with her own extended family and enjoys spending time with them. She likes to travel and be outdoors. Kaitlin loves to read and share books. She happily reads the same books as her students so that they can talk about them!