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Melissa M.

Social Studies Tutor 7-12, Specializing in World History and Geography

Boston, MA (02110)

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I have taught social studies at Bethlehem (Global and Economics, 1997) and Shaker High Schools (Global, Government, 2001) and have been tutoring privately for the last 7 years. I have also been hired as a home instructor for the East Greenbush and South Colonie School Districts. My area of expertise is secondary social studies and English as well as study skills and test preparation. I hold a NYS Provisional Certificate in Social Studies 7-12 and finger printed and approved by the NYS Department of Education.

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Melissa’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading
English, Reading, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies, World History
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

Social Studies

I have a Master's Degree in Secondary Social Studies and a NYS provisional certificate in Social Studies 7-12. I have taught grades 9, 10 and 12 in public schools and have been tutoring those same subjects for the last 12 years. My full time student teaching experience was 8th grade US History. I know the NYS curriculum (see below) and have access to the scope and sequence for each grade level.

NYS Social Studies Curriculum, 7-12

7-8 United States and New York State History
9-10 World History and Geography
11 United States History and Government
12 Participation in Government, Economics

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Western New England College

New York University at Albany (MEd)

Patient Punctual comes prepared with plan as to what will be reviewed. Assigns additional work pertaining to what was reviewed that day (per parent request). Nice pleasant personality, takes her time explaining course information if student does not understand. Stays in contact with family and is flexible to family demands. ...

— Jamie from Albany, NY on 4/14/13);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Melissa will travel within 10 miles of Boston, MA 02110.

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