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Joyce S.

Katy, TX

$50/hr

English, GED, ESL, ACT and SAT Tutor

Background check passed as of 10/3/12
Usually responds in about 7 hours

English, GED, ESL, ACT and SAT Tutor

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I am a certified teacher and am well qualified to teach all subjects K-8. I also am certified to teach high school English. I have many years of experience in the classroom and also as a tutor. I have excellent local references. I am a very patient teacher with a creative teaching style that enables my students to enjoy the learning process! I have experience teaching all grade levels plus GED students, ACT/SAT students and ESL students. I excel at teaching reading, writing, and grammar.

Testimonials

"Excellent Tutor"

- Rick, Katy, TX on 10/25/11

"Very patient"

- Ursula, Katy, TX on 3/2/14

"Patient and knowledgeable."

- Wilbert, Cypress, TX on 1/31/14

"Excellent tutor!!"

- Eva, Spring, TX on 1/12/14

"Great"

- Haley, Katy, TX on 10/24/13

"Excellent teacher"

- Eduarda, Katy, TX on 9/13/13

"Excellent Tutor"

- Gary, Katy, TX on 6/7/12

"Excellent Tutor"

- LUIS, Katy, TX on 5/22/12

"Very patient"

- Cheryl, Katy, TX on 10/23/11

"Experienced Tutor "

- Michael, Sugar Land, TX on 2/12/11

"Joyce is great!"

- Amparo, Stafford, TX on 1/27/11

"Very sincere, soft spoken and patient---way more so than "Mom"!"

- Chrissy, Katy, TX on 12/15/10
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Bible Studies,
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
History:
American History, European History, Religion
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, GED, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, 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.

Bible Studies

I have a minor in theology from Trinity Christian College. I have taught Bible classes in several private schools in Michigan, Illinois, and Mississippi.

Trinity Christian College
English
Calvin College
Graduate Coursework
William Carey College
Graduate Coursework

Education

Trinity Christian College (English)

Calvin College (Graduate Coursework)

William Carey College (Graduate Coursework)

Excellent Tutor — Our son is currently a high school senior, working with Joyce on the Critical Reading Section of the SAT. In two sessions Joyce has identified the specific area he needs to work on to improve his score. My son has quickly bonded with Joyce and really enjoys working with her. He is already showing signs of improvement. Selecting Joyce as his tutor was the first sure step in achieving the goals set ...

— Rick, Katy, TX on 10/25/11

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 5 hours notice required

Travel policy

Joyce will travel within 10 miles of Katy, TX 77450.


About Joyce

I am a certified teacher and am well qualified to teach all subjects K-8. I also am certified to teach high school English. I have many years of experience in the classroom and also as a tutor. I have excellent local references. I am a very patient teacher with a creative teaching style that enables my students to enjoy the learning process! I have experience teaching all grade levels plus GED students, ACT/SAT students and ESL students. I excel at teaching reading, writing, and grammar.

Testimonials

"Excellent Tutor"

- Rick, Katy, TX on 10/25/11

"Very patient"

- Ursula, Katy, TX on 3/2/14

"Patient and knowledgeable."

- Wilbert, Cypress, TX on 1/31/14

"Excellent tutor!!"

- Eva, Spring, TX on 1/12/14

"Great"

- Haley, Katy, TX on 10/24/13

"Excellent teacher"

- Eduarda, Katy, TX on 9/13/13

"Excellent Tutor"

- Gary, Katy, TX on 6/7/12

"Excellent Tutor"

- LUIS, Katy, TX on 5/22/12

"Very patient"

- Cheryl, Katy, TX on 10/23/11

"Experienced Tutor "

- Michael, Sugar Land, TX on 2/12/11

"Joyce is great!"

- Amparo, Stafford, TX on 1/27/11

"Very sincere, soft spoken and patient---way more so than "Mom"!"

- Chrissy, Katy, TX on 12/15/10
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Education

Trinity Christian College
English
Calvin College
Graduate Coursework
William Carey College
Graduate Coursework

Education

Trinity Christian College (English)

Calvin College (Graduate Coursework)

William Carey College (Graduate Coursework)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
5 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Katy, TX 77450

Joyce’s Subjects

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Bible Studies,
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
History:
American History, European History, Religion
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, GED, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, 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.


Background Check Status for Joyce S.

Joyce S. passed a background check on 10/3/12. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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