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Marilyn S.

PTS Tutoring (Parent+Tutor+Student=PTS)

Katy, TX (77449)

Travel radius
15 miles
Hourly fee
$45.00
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PTS tutoring is focused on combining the goals of the parent, tutor, and student into one. The objective is to determine a plan, and create a method that will allow for every aspect of the plan to be addressed and achieved.

I have a passion for assisting others in achieving their goals, and dreams. I believe that goals and dreams can only be obtained with the proper focus and determination. A major part of that focus and determination is receiving the right education, and embracing it as much as possible. I make it a point to utilize my own skills and education to assist me in being an asset to assisting others in adapting to their educational needs. I currently hold a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration with a major in General Business, and completed 12 hours of graduate level courses in an M.B.A. program. In terms of experience, I have served as a substitute teacher for a year, I have 5 years' experience working with children with learning disabilities, a year experience working in an alternative school setting (assisting in providing tutorial services), 5 years of experience in tutoring on an elementary school level, 3 years' tutorial experience on an undergraduate educational level, a year tutorial experience on a graduate educational level, and 10 years' experience teaching life skills to an individual that suffers from PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder). I consider every encounter in life to be a learning experience, and the experiences that we become a part of play a large role in the perceptions we carry through life. I would like for you to allow me to assist you in meeting your educational goals. We can create a plan together that will allow for you excel beyond your imagination.

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Marilyn’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Business, Career Development, College Counseling, Economics, ESL/ESOL, Finance, Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking, Spanish, Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading, ACT Science, Career Development, College Counseling, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Economics, Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Spanish, Statistics, Study Skills
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Autism, Dyslexia, Special Needs
Business:
Business, Career Development, Economics, Finance, Marketing, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Grammar, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
History:
American History, Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies, World History
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Spanish
Science:
ACT Science, Nutrition, Psychology, Sociology
Computer:
Macintosh, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics
English:
ACT Reading, Bible Studies, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary

ADD/ADHD

I have 5 years experience in tutoring an individual with ADHD. I assist by setting goals, and finding methods that are uniquely created for the individual to learn. I have assisted in areas of reading, math, science, and social studies. The grade levels I have offered help in regarding ADHD/ADD are 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5th.

Algebra 1

Math is one of my favorite subjects. I took about 5 semesters of math during my undergraduate years. I have tutored individuals in algebra 1 for about 1 1/2 years.

Business

I currently possess a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have 6 years of experience in tutoring in grades K - 5. I consider K - 6th to be the grades in which our children need the most guidance, and every piece of information they receive is important. It is important to determine areas in which students struggle so that we can determine methods to assist them in their learning.

Elementary Math

I have 6 years experience in Elementary Math and Reading studies. Elementary school is an important time for children to learn methods and concepts. It is my duty to find ways that will cater to the learning abilities of each child I tutor.

Microsoft Excel

I have about 3 years advanced experience in excel. I use it quite often for my personal needs such as budgeting, fundraising, and payments.

Microsoft PowerPoint

I am very proficient in the area of Microsoft PowerPoint. I have about 5 years experience in using it for presentations. I currently prepare presentations for organizations and committees, and I also assist college students in setting up presentations for their college courses.

Prealgebra

I have a large amount of interest in math. I have done very well in every math class I have taken during my elementary, middle school, high school, and college years. I have offered tutoring for several years in various math classes due to my ability to understand and comprehend a various of math methods and formulas.

Vocabulary

Being able to understand the principles of vocabulary is essential in having effective communication. I consider myself to be well educated in the area, because everything i do in life is based on vocabulary. A major part of understanding vocabulary is being able to identify words and determine the meanings based on context clues.

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Education

University of Houston

University of Phoenix (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Marilyn will travel within 15 miles of Katy, TX 77449.

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