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Jolyn B.

Friendswood, TX

$70/hr

Teacher with Master's Degree available for SAT and ACT test prep

Usually responds in about 3 hours

Teacher with Master's Degree available for SAT and ACT test prep

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I'm a former English and Reading teacher with a Master's degree in Education. I have over six years of experience as a public school teacher, three years as a college instructor and two years as a school administrator.

I also help students prepare for college. I assist with SAT/ACT prep, college applications and essays, and tutor high school subjects.

Testimonials

"Great tutor!"

- Tonya, Friendswood, TX on 2/11/14
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Geometry, Prealgebra, SAT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD
Business:
Business,
Career Development,
GRE, Law, Marketing,
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, English, ESL/ESOL,
Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, Career Development,
College Counseling,
GED, GRE, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, SSAT, STAAR,
TAKS,
TEAS,
TOEFL
Corporate Training:
Business,
Career Development,
College Counseling,
ESL/ESOL,
General Computer, Grammar, Law, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

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.

ADD/ADHD

I'm certified in Special Ed as a Texas public school teacher, which includes ADD/ADHD.

Business

I have a Bachelor's degree in Business (and a Master's in Education). I run my own business and have continued to take Master's level Business courses to expand my knowledge.

Career Development

I'm a career counselor who assists high school students with career planning, including assessments, career profiles and job shadowing or internships to help them narrow down their intended college major or career field. I have been working with high school students since 2003 and have been offering career planning services since 2009.

College Counseling

I'm a college consultant who has helped over 100 high school students prepare for college admissions, including essays, college applications, scholarships and test prep. I also have my Master's in Education.

ESL/ESOL

I'm a certified ESL teacher through the state of Texas.

Marketing

I have a Bachelor's degree in Business Management and Marketing. I also conduct marketing and social media strategies for a nonprofit organization in Houston.

STAAR

I'm a certified public school teacher with several years of experience teaching students for material on the TAKS and STAAR tests.

Study Skills

I'm a certified school teacher and have 15+ years' experience helping students with study skills. I'm certified in English, Reading, ESL and Special Ed. The Special Ed certification and training also taught me how to help students with executive functioning, organization and studying.

TAKS

I'm a certified teacher with a Master's degree in Education. I taught TAKS - related subjects and grades for more than 10 years.

TEAS

I'm a certified teacher with experience assisting students in test prep, including the TEAS, which includes basic Reading, Math, Science and English/Language Arts.

Univ of Houston
Business
Univ of Houston- Clear Lake
MEd

Education

Univ of Houston (Business)

Univ of Houston- Clear Lake (MEd)

Great tutor! — She was very nice and made it very easy to understand the SAT and what I was doing wrong. She gave me advice, let me try a couple of questions and then we reviewed together so it really sunk in. She also told me what I should work on in the future so the time spent with her was well worth it. ...

— Tonya, Friendswood, TX on 2/11/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $70.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jolyn will travel within 15 miles of Friendswood, TX 77546.


About Jolyn

I'm a former English and Reading teacher with a Master's degree in Education. I have over six years of experience as a public school teacher, three years as a college instructor and two years as a school administrator.

I also help students prepare for college. I assist with SAT/ACT prep, college applications and essays, and tutor high school subjects.

Testimonials

"Great tutor!"

- Tonya, Friendswood, TX on 2/11/14

Education

Univ of Houston
Business
Univ of Houston- Clear Lake
MEd

Education

Univ of Houston (Business)

Univ of Houston- Clear Lake (MEd)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Friendswood, TX 77546

Jolyn’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Geometry, Prealgebra, SAT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD
Business:
Business,
Career Development,
GRE, Law, Marketing,
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, English, ESL/ESOL,
Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, Career Development,
College Counseling,
GED, GRE, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, SSAT, STAAR,
TAKS,
TEAS,
TOEFL
Corporate Training:
Business,
Career Development,
College Counseling,
ESL/ESOL,
General Computer, Grammar, Law, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

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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