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Alisa R.

Effective & Experienced Teacher/Tutor Certified in Several Areas

Ripley, MS (38663)

Travel radius
30 miles
Hourly fee
$45.00
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If you are are searching for a tutor now, you are approaching a very critical moment in your life and are ready for a better experience in the world of education. As a pubic school teacher (all grades) of eleven years, an experienced and successful entrepreneur of 25 years, and possessing an extensive education (Master of Science, Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessment - English Education; Bachelor's in Accounting), I am extremely confident that I can assist you or your child in most subject areas.

I currently hold certifications in the areas of English Ed, Elementary Ed, Social Studies Ed, Business Ed, & K-12 Special Ed. I have a total of 11 years' experience as a certified teacher in public education. Nine of those years I was an inclusion teacher (all grade level/all subject areas) and am used to working with a very diverse population of students from the struggling who are trying to pass the SAT to graduate,those who desire to score a higher grades on the ACT (which equals higher college scholarships), the gifted, to those who need assistance to perform at their greatest potential in school. I have worked extensively with students who have a variety of learning disabilities including ADD/ADHD. One advantage of being an inclusion teacher is that I have read the tests aloud to my students, thereby; I have seen the actual content on the tests. I can deliver to you/your child the relevant content required to pass/achieve higher results on these required tests.

I have dedicated my life to help others; I would welcome the chance to help you achieve success. Achievement is just around the corner and I would welcome the opportunity to work one-on-one with you to achieve your goals, just as I have done.

Sincerely,

Alisa

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Alisa’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Accounting, Career Development, Grammar, Microsoft Word, Proofreading, Public Speaking
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, Career Development, Praxis, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Homeschool:
Accounting, Elementary (K-6th), English, Reading, SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Special Needs:
Business:
Accounting, Career Development, Marketing, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
History:
American History, Government & Politics, Social Studies, World History
Computer:
Microsoft Word
Math:
ACT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing

Accounting

I received a Bachelors of Accountancy graduating with a 3.58 on a 4.00 scale. I was promoted to Internal Auditor of Finance for a local bank before entering the teaching profession.

I am confident that I am more than well-qualified to teach this subject. Understanding the principles of accounting can be confusing; but with a little coaching from using a tutor, you will be proficient in accounting in a short amount of time.

Good luck!!!

ADD/ADHD

I passed the Praxis exam for special education. I have taught special education (9-12) for one year at Ashland Elementary. I have also taught grades 5-8 special education at Ripley Middle for eight years. I have worked with ADD/ADHD, autism, aspergers, dylexia, and children with emotional disturbance.

Career Development

An entrepreneur of 25 years of experience and a strong background of Accounting (Bachelors Degree)

Elementary (K-6th)

I possess a K-8 elementary teaching certificate from the Mississippi Department of Education. I am currently teaching 4th grade in the general education classroom. I possess four years of after school tutoring experience due to a 21st Century Tutoring Grant.

Social Studies

I currently hold a State of Mississippi teaching certificate with a social studies 7-12 endorsement. Being highly qualified in elementary education K-8 has allowed me to tutor fifth through eighth graders in social studies/history for the last six years. These students have consistently displayed higher achievement scores in these areas.

Special Needs

I am highly qualified to teach special education K-12. I passed the required Praxis test in 2006 and have taught special education for eight years. I have worked with and became an advocate for children diagnosed with a variiety of learning disorders including Autism, ADD/ADHD, Specific Learning Disorders, Dyslexia, etc. I have attended numerous workshops utilizing effective strategies to reach this special population. I have implemented (with success) programs designed to assist these children in the General Education Inclusion classroom.

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Education

Northeast Ms. Community College (Accounting)

University of MS (Ole Miss) (MBA)

Walden University (Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessment - English Education (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Alisa will travel within 30 miles of Ripley, MS 38663.

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