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Mary A.

Jupiter, FL

$45/hour

Tutoring Services in Reading & Language Arts

In-person lessons

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George Mason University
European Studies
Marymount University
MEd
American College of Education
Enrolled

Education

George Mason University (European Studies)

Marymount University (MEd)

American College of Education (Enrolled)

About Mary

My life-long love for learning will allow me to provide prospective students with the knowledge, background, and experience in assisting with lessons in literature, reading, grammar, and vocabulary. I have over twenty years of teaching expertise in elementary and middle school--teaching all subjects in elementary school (Grades K-6); and reading, language arts, & social studies in middle school (Grades 6-8). I earned my BA in European Studies (literature and history) from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginina; two Masters degrees (MA in Human Resources Development & MEd in Education/instruction and curriculum). I completed a Gifted certification from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida; and completed my Reading endorsement from the School District of Alachua County in Gainesville. I am currently working on an online doctorate degree in Educational Leadership from the American College of Education.

I live in the Jupiter, Florida, area; and recently retired from the school district. I am, therefore, available to assist and prepare students for the annual state reading assessment. I can also provide homework help with reading assignments (particularly with Reading Plus), test prep, and reading remediation.

I particularly enjoy helping students broaden their reading knowledge and skills in young adult literature. I additionally have a background in grammar and writing skills, and can help with writing and research assignments. Lastly, I have training and experience with teaching reading skills and strategies that will prepare, strengthen, and enhance students' understanding and confidence for the annual state reading assessment.

I am generally available for tutoring, help, and assistance Monday through Thursdays in the afternoons, although I can make exceptions for weekends. I prefer to work with students at my home in Jupiter, local public libraries, or quiet venues within the Jupiter community.

I look forward to hearing from you and helping your child achieve his/her academic goals and success.
My life-long love for learning will allow me to provide prospective students with the knowledge, background, and experience in assisting with lessons in literature, reading, Read more

Policies
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Jupiter, FL 33458
In-person lessons
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Reading, Vocabulary
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary

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George Mason University
European Studies
Marymount University
MEd
American College of Education
Enrolled

Education

George Mason University (European Studies)

Marymount University (MEd)

American College of Education (Enrolled)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Travel policy

Mary will travel within 20 miles of Jupiter, FL 33458.