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Joanne M.

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Higganum, CT (06441)

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I am a general dentist with over 25 years of experience. I have tutored family members and friends in both math and sciences including chemistry and anatomy and physiology. All of the people I tutored received a B or better in their respective classes. I majored in Biology and minored in Chemistry during my years at UCONN. I graduated magna cum laude and received several scholarships including the prestigious alumni scholarship. Only 16 students received this award at the university. I review all of the material before the tutoring sessions so that the sessions are very productive. I am patient and positive throughout all sessions helping students learn in a comfortable manner.

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Joanne’s subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Prealgebra, Precalculus
English:
Language:
Special Needs:
Phonics
Homeschool:
Test Preparation:
GED
Corporate Training:
Dentistry, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading

Algebra 1

I am qualified to teach Algebra because I received an A when taking the course in college. Also I tutored a student who was able to go into military service having passed the math portion of the test. I have also assisted in the learning of Algebra for several students in my town while tutoring my daughters and son so they were able to pass. I understand the concepts of Algebra and am proficient in teaching a step-wise approach to solving problems.

Anatomy

I am a general dentist who graduated from UCONN with honors majoring in biology and minoring in chemistry. I have taken extensive courses in anatomy and physiology. I received A's in all of the classes. I also have tutored students who were in nursing school and they were able pass with my help. I have a very simple, patient teaching approach making students feel comfortable and proud of their accomplishments.

Biology

I graduated with honors from college majoring in biology. I understand most concepts in the course and I can teach it well.

Dentistry

I am a general dentist with 25 years of experience. I have been trained in most disciplines of dentistry and performed many different procedures. I am excellent at diagnosing and treating all problems of dentistry. I can teach most students many aspects of general dentistry.

Elementary Math

I am very good in math and have received As in all of my math courses. I understand basics and I have a very strong ability in teaching students all aspects of basic math. I am patient when a student has difficulty in any aspect of the course.

Elementary Science

I have taken many science classes during my undergraduate and graduate education. I understand most aspects of science. I majored in biology and minored in chemistry and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Connecticut.

English

I have a very good understanding of the English language and the rules of grammar. I am able to teach students in the rules of grammar and can explain the rules so that anyone can improve their progress in learning the language whether it is their primary language or it is a second or third language. I am very patient and positive when I am teaching any level of student.

ESL/ESOL

I am very good at teaching any caliber of student the rules of the English language. I am patient and positive when teaching all students. I understand the language and am very good at teaching grammar and using the language.

GED

I have tutored nursing students to pass their nursing exams. I have tutored to help individuals pass the military entrance exam. I have a doctorate in dentistry and I majored in Biology, minored in chemistry and graduated with honors. I have a very good knowledge of all items that the GED tests.

Genetics

I took genetics as an undergraduate student and received an A in the course. Then in dental school, I took another genetics course so I understand the subject very well. I am very good at teaching using Punnett squares to determine phenotypes and genotypes.

Grammar

I know the rules of grammar very well and can easily spot mistakes in writing. I can teach all aspects of grammar and explain why certain errors in writing are wrong. I have always been strong in grammar and writing.

Physiology

I am a general dentist and have taken several courses in anatomy and physiology. I have a very good understanding of physiology and am able to pass the information on to my students. I have tutored several nursing students who were able to pass the course with my assistance. I am a very patient and positive teacher.

Prealgebra

I am very proficient in math subjects including prealgebra. It is easy for me to teach all aspects of prealgebra. I am very patient in teaching prealgebra to students who are having difficulty in understanding and solving problems in algebra and prealgebra.

Reading

I am very good at teaching students the skills needed to improve their reading. I am patient and positive when teaching students of any age. I have an excellent grasp of the English language and am able to explain what is important in a written work. My students enjoy reading and feel very good from my first lesson about the improvement they show from the start.

Spelling

I am very good at spelling and know the basic rules to spell English words. I am able to teach spelling and explain why a certain word is spelled a certain way.

Study Skills

I graduated from UCONN with honors in 1981 and then again in 1985 from UCONN School of Dental Medicine. I have utilized great study skills to achieve honors in graduating from UConn. I am very good in passing my skills to students. I have coached many people in softball, soccer and basketball and educated many students to success in high school or college. I know how to motivate students and also have a great deal of knowledge in many subjects that I share with my students. Please list me as a tutor in this subject because I know can help many students in this area of study.

Vocabulary

I have an extensive knowledge of the English language and an extensive vocabulary. I am able to explain the origin and meaning of most words. I am patient and positive when working with students of any age.

Writing

I am a very good writer and have an excellent understanding of the English language. I am very good at teaching students of any age and ability. I am patient and positive when working with students.

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Education

UConn (Biology)

UConn Dental School (Other)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Joanne will travel within 35 miles of Higganum, CT 06441.

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