Search 74,105 tutors
FIND TUTORS

Shirley S.

English Grammar

Duluth, GA (30096)

Travel radius
15 miles
Hourly fee
$40.00
Email Shirley S.

You don't pay for tutoring
unless you find a good fit!

Background Check Status for Shirley S.

Shirley S. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Shirley, you will be able to order a background check for $7.99. The check will be processed by First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.

Dear Students,

I am in the process of retiring and decided that I would like a fun and rewarding part-time job. I came across the tutoring information and decided that this was for me; so here I am about to embark on a new phase of education.

I already teach 2 nights/per week at a private college (Microsoft Office Suite) so this will be an addition to my teaching experience.

I love teaching, I enjoy the rewards of teaching and seeing my students begin to love MS Office as much as I do. When that happens, I feel as though I am making a huge difference in their lives. I also love younger children - their enthusiasm inspires me and I feel I have contributed to their learning experience in a positive way.

I believe I am a good instructor (all my end of quarter evaluations support that); and I am very excited about starting an additional area of teaching. I believe the one-on-one tutoring experience will enhance my enjoyment and fulfillment of my teaching experience.

Thank you, and I am very excited and optomistic about the outcome of tutoring a younger age group.

Email Shirley

Shirley’s subjects

English:
Bible Studies, English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
History:
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), English, Reading, SAT Reading
Test Preparation:
GED, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

Cooking

I have been cooking since high school home economics, I love cooking from scratch and I taught both daughters how to cook. At one time, I had an entire file cabinet drawer full of recipes, sorted by type (casserole, dessert, breads, meats, vegetables, etc) and I rarely repeated any recipe more than once every 2 or 3 months.

English

I made high grades in English/grammar all the way through school and I believe I can help others who need some extra help in this subject.

I have had jobs in which I was in charge of curriculum development and proof-reading; grammar was a major part of these jobs.

I enjoy helping others learn and I have a great deal of patience with students. I currently teach two nights per week at a private college so I am very experienced in teaching others.

Reading

I have been approved for tutoring reading skills on my WyzAnt profile page. I passed the online test for this skill. I look forward to working with students who need help in this area.

Religion

I have been involved in bible study for most of my life. I've been involved (beginning 4 years ago)in an in-depth bible study - Bible Study Fellowship, which is a very in-depth study of the Bible.

While I have not been through a formal study of the entire Bible, I can certainly tutor basic to intermediate studies based on my experience and personal Bible study.

Sewing

I learned to sew from my mother, took sewing in Home Ec. in high school, made all of my daughters' clothes when they were young; and as teenagers I made all of their prom dresses, as well as all new dresses for special occasions.

I made 6 bridesmaids' dresses (long formal dresses) for my older daughter's wedding.

Read all subject qualifications ยป

Email Shirley

back to top

Education

University of Texas, Austin

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Shirley will travel within 15 miles of Duluth, GA 30096.

Email Shirley

Usually responds in about 1 day

Send Shirley a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Shirley or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

(ex: algebra, chemistry)
Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.

Receive Responses From Additional Tutors

If selected, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.