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Dyane H.

Las Vegas, NV

$35/hr

Rock this summer, roll into fall!

Background check passed as of 7/13/14
Usually responds in about 6 hours

Rock this summer, roll into fall!

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"We learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself."

-Lloyd Alexander


First, Wyzant is filled with exceptional tutors so it's pretty tough to go wrong on here! The art of tutoring is as diverse and unique as the individuals who undertake it. I know who tutors who are subject area experts, able to effortlessly and expertly assist students in a select few areas. On the other hand you have tutors that are good at a variety of subjects yet master of none. Some value a personal connection with students, others prefer to maintain a professional distance. My reason for writing this? It's crucial that as a student or parent of a student you select a person with the style that works best for you!


My name is Dyane and I consider myself an excellent and unorthodox tutor. My style? Whatever works for the student! I pride myself on the my ability to adjust my tutoring style into a format that my students will understand. Some students respond to powering through problems and learn along the way. Others perform better when they understand the concept. Some students may respond favorably to a lecture style format. Others need more visual aids in order to commit information to memory. I'm extremely personable and believe that this greatly contributes to the efficacy of my tutoring. In order to find the best style for the student, I need to understand the student themselves, what makes them tick and what motivates them. My passion for helping others fuels my desire to tutor.


I've tutored both formally (for UNLV's Academic Success Center and Super Tutors) and informally (private tutoring and family) for over 7 years. I've tutored a wide variety of subjects and I'm just as adept tutoring Middle School Math as I am Organic Chemistry II. I have extensive experience tutoring students for the ASVAB, GED, College Algebra I and II, Geometry, and General Chemistry (121 and 122). I have a strong science background and enjoy tutoring General Biology, Organic Chemistry I, etc. Recently I've tutored students for the TOEFL exam and I thoroughly enjoy it as well.


Again you really can't go wrong on here, these tutors are fantastic. I'm unique in that I work very hard. I'll make certain to give you work in between our sessions to reinforce the topics we covered and encourage retention of that knowledge. I'm almost always available for questions through email and I make certain to respond as soon as possible. If you have any more questions for me, please feel free to contact me and I'll be sure to get back to your right away!


Thanks for your time and Good Luck!


Dyane

Testimonials

"Great tutor!"

- Pat, Las Vegas, NV on 9/4/13

"Very patient and always available for answers."

- June, Las Vegas, NV on 10/11/13

"Thank you"

- Karina, Henderson, NV on 9/21/13

"Highly Recommended!"

- Vickie, Las Vegas, NV on 9/7/13

"Would Recommend!"

- Renzo, Las Vegas, NV on 8/26/13

"Good"

- Judy, Las Vegas, NV on 5/28/13

"Great Tutor"

- Brenda, Las Vegas, NV on 5/16/13
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Discrete Math, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Biology, Chemistry,
Nutrition, Organic Chemistry, Physical Science, Physics, Physiology, Sociology
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
History:
Geography, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry,
English, ESL/ESOL, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, AFOQT, ASVAB,
College Counseling,
GED,
MCAT, Praxis, Regents,
SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TEAS,
TOEFL
Sports/Recreation:
Basketball, Chess, Football, Soccer
Corporate Training:
College Counseling,
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking

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.

ASVAB

I've helped several students ace the ASVAB test, particularly the Math section. I believe in working with harder Math material so that the actual test will be much more manageable. My students have all achieved above the minimum AFQT score for their respective military branch, which is crucial now that the military has become more selective. Achieving the minimum score may result in delays as applicants with much higher scores will be given preference.

Chemistry

Chemistry is the first science I tutored students in and my original major in College.(I would go on to minor in it). I'm highly skilled in regular, honors, and AP Chemistry for high school students. For college students, I'm able to skillfully tutor General Chemistry 1 and 2 as well as Organic Chemistry 1 and 2. I tutor Microbiology and Biochemistry on a case by case basis so please ask if you're interested in these subjects in particular.

College Counseling

College Counseling is absolutely crucial for parents wise enough to seek this out for their children. I've counseled 8 students now through the college application process and they've been accepted to universities such as UNLV, UNR, San Diego State, Oregon State, University of Oregon, and Marquette University. I've also helped students with the scholarship process, which is both extensive and intensive.

GED

I sincerely enjoy tutoring students for the GED, as it's one of the first subjects I started tutoring. I love the challenge of preparing non-traditional students as this is one of the few subjects that requires constant shifting of tutoring styles to find a perfect medium for both tutor and student. I've successfully tutored many students in their GED pursuits as well. As long as the student arrives prepared, committed each session I promise to give 110% to help you succeed.

Regents

I have experience helping regents students pass their proficiency tests. I've successfully tutored students for the Science and Math portions of the proficiency. I also achieved high scores on the NV proficiency myself as a CCSD student.

Study Skills

I have experience teaching and cultivating study skills. I'm able to adapt and find the best study method that works for each individual student as well. Methods differ between subjects as well and I'm great at finding ways to help people retain information that best suits their learning style. When I worked in the UNLV tutoring center, I worked with many student athletes that had erratic or nonexistent study skills, which was the primary reason they weren't able to retain the information rather than a simple inability to understand it.

TEAS

I have the necessary background to successfully help students succeed on the TEAS! I've taken the MCAT exam twice (received a 23 the first attempt and a 29 on the second attempt) and there is a strong correlation between the 2 tests. MCAT verbal section is extremely challenging, mirroring the reading and paragraph comprehension as well as the English section on the TEAS. MCAT Physical and Biological sciences also mirrors the Science section on the TEAS. I've tutored Math up to Calculus I, so I'm definitely prepared to tutor the TEAS math section. Lastly, I've helped a TEAS student before as she needed a certain score to enter the nursing program at CSN(I believe it was 80% in reading and 60% in the other sections)

University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV)
Interdis. Studies
University of Southern California(current)
Master's

Education

University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) (Interdis. Studies)

University of Southern California(current) (Master's)

Great tutor! — It is been great to work with Dyane, he really helped us to improve our English, he is very fun and nice. I absolutely recommend him! ...

— Pat, Las Vegas, NV on 9/4/13

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Dyane will travel within 20 miles of Las Vegas, NV 89106.


About Dyane

"We learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself."

-Lloyd Alexander


First, Wyzant is filled with exceptional tutors so it's pretty tough to go wrong on here! The art of tutoring is as diverse and unique as the individuals who undertake it. I know who tutors who are subject area experts, able to effortlessly and expertly assist students in a select few areas. On the other hand you have tutors that are good at a variety of subjects yet master of none. Some value a personal connection with students, others prefer to maintain a professional distance. My reason for writing this? It's crucial that as a student or parent of a student you select a person with the style that works best for you!


My name is Dyane and I consider myself an excellent and unorthodox tutor. My style? Whatever works for the student! I pride myself on the my ability to adjust my tutoring style into a format that my students will understand. Some students respond to powering through problems and learn along the way. Others perform better when they understand the concept. Some students may respond favorably to a lecture style format. Others need more visual aids in order to commit information to memory. I'm extremely personable and believe that this greatly contributes to the efficacy of my tutoring. In order to find the best style for the student, I need to understand the student themselves, what makes them tick and what motivates them. My passion for helping others fuels my desire to tutor.


I've tutored both formally (for UNLV's Academic Success Center and Super Tutors) and informally (private tutoring and family) for over 7 years. I've tutored a wide variety of subjects and I'm just as adept tutoring Middle School Math as I am Organic Chemistry II. I have extensive experience tutoring students for the ASVAB, GED, College Algebra I and II, Geometry, and General Chemistry (121 and 122). I have a strong science background and enjoy tutoring General Biology, Organic Chemistry I, etc. Recently I've tutored students for the TOEFL exam and I thoroughly enjoy it as well.


Again you really can't go wrong on here, these tutors are fantastic. I'm unique in that I work very hard. I'll make certain to give you work in between our sessions to reinforce the topics we covered and encourage retention of that knowledge. I'm almost always available for questions through email and I make certain to respond as soon as possible. If you have any more questions for me, please feel free to contact me and I'll be sure to get back to your right away!


Thanks for your time and Good Luck!


Dyane

Testimonials

"Great tutor!"

- Pat, Las Vegas, NV on 9/4/13

"Very patient and always available for answers."

- June, Las Vegas, NV on 10/11/13

"Thank you"

- Karina, Henderson, NV on 9/21/13

"Highly Recommended!"

- Vickie, Las Vegas, NV on 9/7/13

"Would Recommend!"

- Renzo, Las Vegas, NV on 8/26/13

"Good"

- Judy, Las Vegas, NV on 5/28/13

"Great Tutor"

- Brenda, Las Vegas, NV on 5/16/13
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Education

University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV)
Interdis. Studies
University of Southern California(current)
Master's

Education

University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) (Interdis. Studies)

University of Southern California(current) (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Las Vegas, NV 89106

Dyane’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Discrete Math, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Biology, Chemistry,
Nutrition, Organic Chemistry, Physical Science, Physics, Physiology, Sociology
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
History:
Geography, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry,
English, ESL/ESOL, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, AFOQT, ASVAB,
College Counseling,
GED,
MCAT, Praxis, Regents,
SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TEAS,
TOEFL
Sports/Recreation:
Basketball, Chess, Football, Soccer
Corporate Training:
College Counseling,
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking

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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