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I teach, it's what I do. From the time I was in high school, I wanted to be a teacher. I had the most incredible U.S. History teacher for the 11th grade. It is because of her that I became one. She is my reason for being a teacher.
I have been a teacher for 10 years and I have taught English, World Geography and U.S. History in Grades 7 and 9 and at the college level. I have a Humanities degree from Stephen F. Austin State University and Texas Teacher Certification in Composite Social Studies, English, English-Language Arts and Reading. I also hold teacher certification from Florida in Grades 6 -12 in the Social Sciences. I have a Master's Degree in History from University of Houston - Clear Lake and am working on a Master's degree in English with a concentration in Creative Writing from Southern New Hampshire University. Currently, I am an adjunct history professor at Lone Star College - Fairbanks Center and Cy-Fair campus.
Whether teaching or tutoring, I am always looking for a better way to explain the concepts and events covered in whatever subject I am working with. I am always looking for a way to make the subject real, to allow my students have that 'Wait! I get it!' moment. I realize how overwhelming U.S. History or World History or U.S. Government can be to someone struggling with the subject. That is why I work on looking beyond the information on the page, to the reasons why things happened. I draw my students into discussions on the subject matter and through that, they gain a deeper understanding of the material. That deeper understanding allows them to retain the information for a longer period of time and to be confident in their answers.
I firmly believe that anyone can learn. It does not matter your age or past educational experience. ANYONE can learn. I am one of those people who can truly say that I love my job. Please contact me at my profile so I can help your child, or yourself, reach educational goals you have set.
I have been teaching American History as an adjunct faculty member at both Houston Community College and Lonestar Community College for the past four years. I have a Master's Degree in History from University of Houston - Clear Lake as well as teacher certification in U.S. History for Grades 6-12 in both Texas and Florida.
I have taught English at the 9th Grade level as well as other grade levels. I am currently working on a Master's Degree in English from Southern New Hampshire University. I have teacher certification in Grades 6 - 12 in English from both Texas and Florida.
I have taught World Geography at the 9th Grade level for many years as well as tutored in it. I hold teacher certification in World Geography in Texas as well as Florida. I have been teaching for 10 years.
I have been teaching for 10 years. I have taught U.S. Government at the high school level as well as tutor in it. I hold teacher certification in U.S. Government in Texas as well as Florida.
I have been teaching for 10 years and have taught Literature at the 9th Grade level as well as tutoring in it. I am currently working on a Master's Degree in English from Southern New Hampshire University. I hold teacher certification in English from Texas and Florida.
I have been a teacher for 10 years. I have taught English, and writing, at the 7th Grade level and the 9th Grade level, as well as tutoring in it. Currently, I am working on my Master's degree in English with a concentration in Creative Writing from Southern New Hampshire University. I hold teacher certification in English, of which Writing is included, in both Texas and Florida.
Stephen F. Austin State University (Humanities)
University of Houston - Clear Lake, TX (Master's)
Southern New Hampshire University (Graduate Coursework)
A wonderful tutor for AP World History and very accommodating! — Amy is a wonderful tutor! She has been very helpful and insightful. I am truly enjoying learning from her. ...
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Cancellation: 6 hours notice required
The rate is $60 an hour for any tutoring done on Sunday.
Amy will travel within 20 miles of Missouri City, TX 77459.
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