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Stephanie S.

Boca Raton, FL

$60/hour

Superstar Summer Tutoring Services: All Subjects

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$60/Hour


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University of Florida
Education and Finance
Florida Atlantic University
Master's
Florida Atlantic University
Master's

Education

University of Florida (Education and Finance)

Florida Atlantic University (Master's)

Florida Atlantic University (Master's)

About Stephanie

If you are looking for superstar tutor in any of the core subject areas, look no further! Whether your child needs tutoring because he or she is struggling in an area, needs enrichment to prevent boredom, you want to keep skills fresh over the summer, or your child wants to expand knowledge in a subject area, I am confident that I can help in reaching you and your child's goals. I have been teaching and tutoring students of all ages/ grade levels (K-6) for the last twelve years with the School District of Palm Beach County. I am certified in grades K-6, gifted, and ESOL, and am available for grade levels (K-12) and subject areas. I hold two master's degrees in Elementary Education and Educational Leadership, in addition to a Bachelors in Finance and Economics. I have written for various newspapers and worked as a Financial Analyst for five years, which has giving me real world writing and math experiences.

As a gifted certified classroom teacher, I have experience with students at extremely high levels who require enrichment to ESE students who are struggling with the most basic skills.My other qualifications include certification in all K-6 core subjects (Reading, Writing, Math, Science, Social Studies); gifted certification; ESOL certification; test prep skills; FSA testing skills; organizational skills; enrichment; remediation; and much more.

Summer is the perfect time to hire a tutor because studies show that students regress two years over the summer when they do not continue with reading, writing, and math. I conduct a mini classroom environment covering all three subjects within an hour period for many students each summer to help students retain information in between school years. I am looking forward to hearing from you! :-)

I am known to have a wonderful rapport with all of my students and their families because of my easy going, friendly, enthusiastic, and warm personality. My goal each day is to make each child in my classroom laugh and feel special about him or herself. I am extremely passionate about teaching, striving to help each student reach his or her furthest potential each time we work together.
If you are looking for superstar tutor in any of the core subject areas, look no further! Whether your child needs tutoring because he or she is struggling in an area, needs enrichment to prevent boredom, you want to keep skills fresh over the summer, or your child wants to expand knowledge in a subject area, I am confident that I can help in Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

My rate is based on the average tutoring rate in the area. Please note that WyzAnt also takes out a 40% commission, so tutors do not make the posted rate.

Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Boca Raton, FL 33433
In-person lessons
Math:
Common Core,
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math
Science:
Elementary Science
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
Common Core
Language:
Reading, Writing
History:
Writing
Special Needs:
Common Core,
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Phonics,
Reading, Study Skills
Elementary Education:
Common Core,
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting,
Phonics,
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills,
Vocabulary, Writing
Business:
Writing

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.

Common Core

As a certified teacher, I have been trained extensively in Common Core since its inception through the district, in addition to being a part of the Professional Development team at my school. As a member of the PD team, we deliver instruction to the staff, which has focused on Common Core these last two school years.

Elementary (K-6th)

I hold a teaching certificate in the state of Florida in the following areas: Elementary K-6, Gifted Education, and ESOL. I have two Master's degrees: one in Elementary Education, the other in Educational Leadership. My undergraduate degree is in Finance. I am about to complete my tenth year of teaching at the elementary level with the School District of Palm Beach County and have taught grades K-6. I have tutored for the same length of time. As an elementary school teacher, I teach all core subject areas, including Reading, Writing, Math, Science, and Social Studies. I also have extensive experience teaching students testing skills (FCAT and now FSA). I have been trained extensively in Common Core since its inception through the district, in addition to being a part of the Professional Development team at my school. As a member of the PD team, we deliver instruction to the staff, which has focused on Common Core these last two school years.

Handwriting

As an elementary school teacher for the last ten years, I am responsible for teaching both print writing and cursive writing to my students throughout my career and have impeccable penmanship.

Phonics

As a first grade teacher for the last six school years, I have taught students how to read and recognize letter sounds, which has carried over into every grade I have taught or tutored.

Study Skills

I am qualified to teach study skills since my students take tests weekly on each of the Common Core subjects. I teach them study skills daily, along with students I tutor. As a teacher and tutor of students who take the FSA (and formerly the FCAT), I am constantly teaching study skills for the various state exams. I also have plenty of experience studying since I hold two Master's degrees and a bachelor's degree.

University of Florida
Education and Finance
Florida Atlantic University
Master's
Florida Atlantic University
Master's

Education

University of Florida (Education and Finance)

Florida Atlantic University (Master's)

Florida Atlantic University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

My rate is based on the average tutoring rate in the area. Please note that WyzAnt also takes out a 40% commission, so tutors do not make the posted rate.

Travel policy

Stephanie will travel within 20 miles of Boca Raton, FL 33433.