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Jane M.

Houston, TX

$65/hr

Experienced Speech Teacher and Business Operator

Experienced Speech Teacher and Business Operator

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Having taught students from Middle Schoolers to business professionals, this educator is well-suited for tutoring in many areas of public speaking. Besides introductory courses, she has taught business and professional speaking, interpersonal communication, group discussion, interviewing and debate.

Her experience as a business owner and operator includes founding Houston's first children's bookstore and running an author event business. In those capacities and as director of a major independent bookstore, she hosted hundreds of nationally known authors, garnering years of invaluable practical experience.

In addition to Speech, she can help with History, Geography and other social studies subjects and with writing and editing.

Teaching assignments include Houston Community College, University of Houston Downtown, Lamar High School and The Kinkaid School.

She holds an undergraduate degree in Speech Communications, History and Political Science from Stephen F. Austin University and a Master's degree in American Public Address from the University of Houston, as well as a lifetime Texas Teaching Certificate.

English:
Grammar, Public Speaking,
Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History,
Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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American History

I hold an MA in the field. I have taught in middle school, high school, community college and at a university, when I was a graduate student. I have taught in public and private schools. I coached debate for two years winning 2nd place in state cross-ex.

Public Speaking

I hold a master's degree in speech communications. I have considerable practical experience as a speaker and debater and have taught in all areas of speech in middle school, high school and college. I feel best qualified in interpersonal, business and introductory courses.

Social Studies

Among My undergraduate majors were American History and Political Science. I taught advanced history and government courses in the International Baccalaureate Program at a high school.

Stephen F. Austin State Univ
Speech, History
University of Houston
Master's

Education

Stephen F. Austin State Univ (Speech, History)

University of Houston (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $65.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jane will travel within 10 miles of Houston, TX 77005.


About Jane

Having taught students from Middle Schoolers to business professionals, this educator is well-suited for tutoring in many areas of public speaking. Besides introductory courses, she has taught business and professional speaking, interpersonal communication, group discussion, interviewing and debate.

Her experience as a business owner and operator includes founding Houston's first children's bookstore and running an author event business. In those capacities and as director of a major independent bookstore, she hosted hundreds of nationally known authors, garnering years of invaluable practical experience.

In addition to Speech, she can help with History, Geography and other social studies subjects and with writing and editing.

Teaching assignments include Houston Community College, University of Houston Downtown, Lamar High School and The Kinkaid School.

She holds an undergraduate degree in Speech Communications, History and Political Science from Stephen F. Austin University and a Master's degree in American Public Address from the University of Houston, as well as a lifetime Texas Teaching Certificate.


Education

Stephen F. Austin State Univ
Speech, History
University of Houston
Master's

Education

Stephen F. Austin State Univ (Speech, History)

University of Houston (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Houston, TX 77005

Jane’s Subjects

English:
Grammar, Public Speaking,
Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History,
Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar, 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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