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Celeste M.

Jacksonville, FL

$50/hour

Helping children each day, from Los Angeles to Jacksonville!

In-person lessons

$50/Hour


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About Celeste

Hey there! My name is Celeste and I've recently located to Jacksonville. I'm originally from Los Angeles, California, and enjoying the new move! I love the sun, the beach, and hanging out with my darling kitty Sophie.

I have been tutoring since 2008. I mainly work with elementary-aged students, but I have experience tutoring middle school students. I have served two terms with AmeriCorps and spent countless hours performing community service. I obtained my bachelor's degree from UCLA and teaching certification from the State of Florida DOE. Currently, I am almost done with my master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction/Elementary Comprehensive (yay!). In addition, I am a 5th grade teacher for Duval County Public Schools. Even though the school year is over, the teaching doesn't stop! I have future ambitions of developing an afterschool program for girls - look out for it!

In my current position, I only teach math and science. This works out for me, since I LOVE math and science! Back in high school when I aspired to become a doctor, I was selected to attend the National Youth Leadership Forum for medicine. Although I'm a teacher, I still get to teach my students medical lessons. Truly the best of both worlds. Not to worry though - I am more than able to assist with reading and writing skills. I still find that many older students still need a refresher in the mechanics of writing.

I'm a stickler for organization, accountability, and punctuality. I take learning very seriously because it is both inevitable and necessary for the development of children into informed adults. In the past, I met with my tutoring clients at either their homes or a local library. I do prefer a library setting just in case my lesson calls for an online video.

I know that summer is upon us, and with that comes vacations and trips. I am flexible with scheduling as long as I receive proper notice when there is a change. I will do the same, since I'll have some teaching workshops to attend periodically throughout the summer.
Afraid of math? Stuck in science? Is your writing less than wonderful? Want to get ahead of the new school year? Contact me today!
Hey there! My name is Celeste and I've recently located to Jacksonville. I'm originally from Los Angeles, California, and enjoying the new move! I love the sun, the beach, and hanging out with my darling kitty Sophie.

I have been tutoring since 2008. I mainly work with elementary-aged students, but I have experience tutoring middle
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Jacksonville, FL 32256
In-person lessons
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Differential Equations, Elementary Math, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, SAT Math
Science:
Anthropology
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Grammar, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
History:
American History, Anthropology
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary

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.

Elementary (K-6th)

My teaching certificate is in Elementary K-6. I am a 5th grade teacher for Duval County Public Schools. I am going into my second year of teaching, with one year of student teaching previously completed in this area.

UCLA

Education

UCLA

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Celeste will travel within 15 miles of Jacksonville, FL 32256.