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Tonekia P.

Marietta, GA

$40/hr

Social Studies Teacher

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I am currently employed with Fulton County School System at Westlake High School, as an U.S. and World History teacher. I have obtained my Master’s of Business Administration and Master’s of Public Administration. I am currently Gifted Endorsed and AP certified in World and U.S. History. And, I was selected by Educational Testing Service as an AP Reader this summer. Served as a Presenter at the Georgia Council for Social Studies. I am coming with 8 years experience in the education system.

Since my employment with Westlake, I have maintained high integrity and always keep abreast of new and exciting teaching methods. I have faithfully attended professional learning classes and any workshops that will assist me in perfecting my craft. I have created and facilitated a program to assist students with Georgia High Graduation Test Tutorials. I am apart of the Teach U.S. History Grant program for Fulton County. I will serve as an interviewer for the Governor's Honors Program for the State of Georgia. And, I was selected as the Social Studies Department, Teacher of the Month for December 2010.

My future goals include becoming A.P. certified in European History. Serving as an AP Reader for 2012 and working towards my Doctorate in Educational Leadership with an Emphasis in Instructional Leadership.

History:
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies,
World History

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Social Studies

I am a dedicated, self-directed, and enthusiastic educator with 8 years of experience, and a passionate commitment to student development and the learning experience. I am AP certified in World History. I am skilled in the design of challenging, enriching, and innovative activities that addresses the diverse interests and needs of students. I possess outstanding communication skills; present information in a variety of ways, emphasizing relevance of class material to the world beyond the classroom. I am an active team member who effectively collaborates with all levels of staff members and establishes quality relationships with students.

Core Competencies:
- Classroom Management
- Creative Lesson Planning
- Differentiated Instruction
- Student-Centered Learning
- Cooperative Learning
- Standardized Testing/Scoring
- Learner Assessment
- Interactive Learning
- Student Motivation
- Rigor and Relevance

Valdosta State University
Political Science
Valdosta State University
Master's
Keller Graduate School of Management at Devry University
MBA

Education

Valdosta State University (Political Science)

Valdosta State University (Master's)

Keller Graduate School of Management at Devry University (MBA)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Tonekia will travel within 20 miles of Marietta, GA 30066.


About Tonekia

I am currently employed with Fulton County School System at Westlake High School, as an U.S. and World History teacher. I have obtained my Master’s of Business Administration and Master’s of Public Administration. I am currently Gifted Endorsed and AP certified in World and U.S. History. And, I was selected by Educational Testing Service as an AP Reader this summer. Served as a Presenter at the Georgia Council for Social Studies. I am coming with 8 years experience in the education system.

Since my employment with Westlake, I have maintained high integrity and always keep abreast of new and exciting teaching methods. I have faithfully attended professional learning classes and any workshops that will assist me in perfecting my craft. I have created and facilitated a program to assist students with Georgia High Graduation Test Tutorials. I am apart of the Teach U.S. History Grant program for Fulton County. I will serve as an interviewer for the Governor's Honors Program for the State of Georgia. And, I was selected as the Social Studies Department, Teacher of the Month for December 2010.

My future goals include becoming A.P. certified in European History. Serving as an AP Reader for 2012 and working towards my Doctorate in Educational Leadership with an Emphasis in Instructional Leadership.

Education

Valdosta State University
Political Science
Valdosta State University
Master's
Keller Graduate School of Management at Devry University
MBA

Education

Valdosta State University (Political Science)

Valdosta State University (Master's)

Keller Graduate School of Management at Devry University (MBA)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Marietta, GA 30066

Tonekia’s Subjects

History:
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies,
World History

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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