I have been a biology
professor and personal tutor since 2011. During this time I have taught Biology I and II for both majors and non-majors and Microbiology
. However my Ph.D. is in Genetics
and Development so I am extremely knowledgeable in these subjects as well. I recently taught at various colleges in the DFW area, but have recently moved to Little Rock. My schedule is completely open for new students.
Although I started off tutoring mostly college students, over the past couple of years my focus has turned to high school students attending both public and private institutions including Highland Park HS, St. Marks, Plano East HS, Hockaday, Bishop Lynch and Ursulin which are all in Dallas. I have extensive experience (over 250 hours) mentoring students in both regular and AP biology
. Additionally, I have helped several students prepare for the AP Biology exam.
Because I am a biology professor, my lecture notes (PowerPoints), quizzes, reviews and exams are all available to the students that I tutor/mentor. Additionally, I have access to certain online homework systems (Mastering Biology, Mastering Microbiology and Learn Smart) which also provide extra review materials for my students.
I have had great success tutoring high school students of all skills and backgrounds. So whether you are looking to maintain a high level of study throughout the semester, you need to improve your grades for college applications (I went to Hendrix!) or if you need help studying for an exam, I'm your tutor. For instance, last year I started tutoring someone who was failing AP Biology. By the end of the spring semester, she had earned an A in the class with my help. Not only that, but she was exempt from even taking her final exam in Biology!
Although I typically tutor in person, I also have experience with remote tutoring using applications such as Skype.
My hourly rate reflects upon my credentials, experience, provided materials and the demand for my services.
1 hour notice required
Because I will be traveling to you, there will be extra fees associated with distance. If you are more than 15 miles away, I will charge an extra $15/lesson.
Travels within 30 miles of Little Rock, AR 72227