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For her online science classes, Khalilah makes sure to keep her students engaged by using graphics and videos to help learners understand their lessons.

 

In this clip, Khalilah shows us a glimpse of her lesson on the digestive system. Students learn about the different organs in the digestive system with the help of graphics and video materials as well as build their science vocabulary!

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Khalilah is a current employee of the New York City Department of Education. She has earned an M.S. in Special Education from Pace University and she is also pursuing an additional Masters Degree in Instructional Technology from Touro College. Khalilah has many years of experience working in public and private schools working with students ages 8-21. Her experience ranges from working with students with severe brain injuries to students with mild to moderate executive functioning deficits and learning disabilities.

Khalilah has tutored students 1-on-1, provided total home instruction, and taught in 8:1:1 and also 12:1:1 classroom environments. She has worked with students diagnosed with ADHD, learning disabilities, language-based disabilities, hearing and visual impairments, autism, and intellectual disabilities. Khalilah performs educational assessments and designs an individualized curriculum for students with various learning differences, including visual and language-based challenges, ADHD, executive learning differences, traumatic brain injuries, and spectrum disorders.

Khalilah’s relationship with the student and family is her first priority, and she views her work in education as a duty to the community. Khalilah believes that learning should be fun and interesting to the child. Her teaching philosophies follow the Postmodernism and Progressivism approaches to teaching. The basic tenets of these philosophies believe that the child’s interest provides motivation for all the work; believes that cooperation between the school and home is necessary to meet the natural interests and activities of the child; focuses on the creative thinking of the child, individual differences, and the teacher’s role as a guide; and, believes that instead of transferring and reproducing a steady fact in the educational process, it should be considered an invention, innovation, and change.

Khalilah is currently a mentor for the Men Teach program. This program is geared toward mentoring and encouraging men, specifically men of color, on the art and science of teaching in the public school system. She is also a member of CCER, which is an acronym for Critically Conscious Teachers Rising, which aims to change systematic inequalities in the NYC Department of Education.

Khalilah helps students master reading comprehension, writing, study skills, comprehension of math concepts, and developing math skills. She also provides assistance with students’ executive functioning skills in a manner that they are able to understand and reason in a positive way. She strongly supports elementary and middle school math and science curricula and programs, specifically Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).

Khalilah works with students in grades K-8 and teaches English Language Arts, Math, NGSS (elementary and middle school), and assists with conversational English.

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What is fraction in simple words?

Fractions represent equal parts of a whole or a collection. Fraction of a whole: When we divide a whole into equal parts, each part is a fraction of the whole. For example, Fraction of a collection: Fractions also represent parts of a set or collection.

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At Themba Tutors, we will let you know what kind of help you need once we set up a free intake. Knowing the student’s strengths and weaknesses is vital for helping the student with the challenges they’re facing. We offer services that include academic coaching and tutoring based on the student’s needs. We also offer a hybrid model for those students who need help with content and improving their underlying study skills. 

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