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Tammy J.

Leesburg, FL

$25/hour

Member of National Society of Collegiate Scholars

20+ Hours
5.0 average from 10 ratings
Great reading tutor for my daughter
— Aaron, Groveland, FL on 2/15/17

$25/Hour


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Glen Oaks Community College
Psychology
- Argosy University
Graduate Coursework
Trine University (formerly Tri-State University)
Graduate Coursework

Education

Glen Oaks Community College (Psychology)

- Argosy University (Graduate Coursework)

Trine University (formerly Tri-State University) (Graduate Coursework)

About Tammy

I have experience tutoring peers at Glen Oaks Community College, as well as Trine University. I also have experience tutoring at the Branch Area Literacy Council. I am a member of the National Honor PSI-OmiCron Society at Trine University. I was recognized for my work as a volunteer at the literacy council, area pet shelter, and Victims Against Homicide.
I tutor in the following subjects, ACT English, Anatomy, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, ACT Reading, Pre-algebra, Algebra I, Algebra II, American History, ASVAB testing, Bodybuilding, Criminal Justice, Ecology, Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Science, English, Fitness, Flute, Guitar, GED, Geography, Geometry, Government and Politics, Grammar, Guitar, Handwriting, Linear Algebra, Medical Coding, Musical History, Philosophy, Phonics, Physiology, Political Science, Proofreading, Psychology, Reading, SAT Reading, Social Studies, Sociology, Spelling, Study Skills, Track and Field, Vocabulary, and World History.
I enjoy tutoring students of all ages and in all subjects, both online and in person. My rate is 25$/hr. I find tutoring to be a very rewarding experience. I value instilling excellence and confidence in the students that I tutor. My goal as a tutor is to help each individual student that comes to me attain the desired outcome. Outstanding grades, organizational skills, improved study habits and assistance with test anxiety.
I have experience tutoring peers at Glen Oaks Community College, as well as Trine University. I also have experience tutoring at the Branch Area Literacy Council. I am a member of the National Honor PSI-OmiCron Society at Trine University. I was recognized for my work as a volunteer at the literacy council, area pet shelter, and Victims Against Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Leesburg, FL 34748

"Great reading tutor for my daughter"

- Aaron, Groveland, FL on 2/15/17
Tammy replied on 7/22/2017

Thank you so much for the feedback. Quinn is always a delight to work with and it makes me very happy to watch her learn and to see the pride on her face when she has conquered an obstacle. This is what makes tutoring rewarding to me, the pride in a student's face and voice when they show me what they have learned. I always look forward to working with Quinn. Once again, thank you!!!!

"Thank you"

- Sannaa, Leroy, TX on 10/26/16
Tammy replied on 10/26/2016

Thank you Sannaa, I look forward to working with you again also. Let me know whenever you need anything!

Math:
Actuarial Science, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Common Core, Discrete Math, Elementary (K-6th),
GED,
Geometry,
Linear Algebra,
Prealgebra
Test Preparation:
ACT English,
ACT Reading,
ASVAB,
Career Development, College Counseling, Common Core, GED,
LSAT, Medical Coding,
SAT Reading
Language:
Reading
Business:
Career Development
Sports/Recreation:
Bodybuilding,
Cooking, Fitness,
Track & Field

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.

ACT English

I have mastered proficiency at the University level, both at Trine University and Argosy University. I have also tutored English for peers while attending college and mentored students in the Literacy Council.

ACT Reading

I tutored Reading while attending courses at Glen Oaks Community College and also during coursework at Trine University. I have tutored Reading for 8 years. I provide interactive lessons both online and in person.

Algebra 1

I have experience tutoring Algebra with high school kids, peers, and college aged students. I excelled in Algebra while attending the Naval School of Health Sciences, I have also continued on studying Algebra with Trine University and Argosy University.

Algebra 2

I studied Algebra II during my coursework at Trine University and also while attending Pharmacy Technician School at the Naval School of Health Sciences. I tutored my peers while in the Navy, and also maintained my grades. I have tutored this subject in the past two years both online and in person. I enjoy tutoring this subject due to the challenge that each student brings to each lesson.

American History

I studied American History extensively at Trine University and again during coursework at Argosy University. I have tutored in this subject for 5 years. I love to tutor this subject and I am always grateful to share my knowledge with my students.

Anatomy

I have tutored this subject at Glen Oaks Community College and have excelled in classes I have taken. I enjoy tutoring this class to also refresh my own Anatomy skills. I began to learn Anatomy when I was enlisted in the United States Navy as a Hospital Corpsman and then as a Pharmacy Technician. This is a course that i have tutored for over ten years.

ASVAB

I spent four years in the United States Navy and I am qualified to tutor in the ASVAB. I have been tutoring students to prepare for the ASVAB exam for several years. I strive to assist each student in each area of the ASVAB.

Bodybuilding

I studied Bodybuilding while I was a personal trainer at the Fit Zone when I lived in Michigan. I enjoy tutoring in this subject because I also enjoy bodybuilding. I have tutored many individuals on all levels of body building for over 6 years.

Criminal Justice

I have studied Criminal Justice for 4 years. While maintaining my G.P.A. of 3.8, I also tutored my peers while attending Trine University and Argosy University. I provide interactive tutoring sessions with positive feedback for the students that I tutor in this subject.

Ecology

I studied ecology as coursework at Argosy University and tutored my peers in this subject while attending classes. I have also tutored this subject for approximately a year after completing this course.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have studied the subjects of Elementary (K-6th) while attending Trine University and also during my coursework at Argosy University. I have tutored this subject for 8 years and was recognized by the literacy council for my unique ability to tutor this subject while maintaining my G.P.A. of 3.9.

Elementary Science

I have studied Science at the Naval School of Health Sciences and then again during my coursework at Trine University. I find Science to be very intriguing and I enjoy tutoring this subject and teaching others in this subject. I have tutored this subject for 8 years.

English

I have four years experience tutoring AP Language Arts. I have gained proficiency at the University level while attending both Trine University and Argosy University. Thank you for your kind consideration!

Fitness

I studied fitness and bodybuilding before joining the United States Navy to ensure that I would pass recruit training. I maintained studies in fitness while I was in the military. After, leaving the service I worked as a fitness instructor and trainer at Fit Zone. I was required to maintain my fitness certification while training those individuals that were members of the fitness center where I worked. I instructed in all methods of toning, strength training, and aerobic training. I also counseled on diet and healthy eating habits that fit with the regimen designed for each client.

Flute

I learned to play the flute when I was 11. I can play the flute by ear or by reading the music. This is one of two instruments that I play. I love to tutor this subject because playing the flute is a passion of mine. The students that I have tutored in this subject have had great results.

GED

I have tutored my peers, family and former colleagues on preparation for the G.E.D.

Geography

I studied Geography while attending Trine University and also during my studies at Glen Oaks community college. I love to tutor Geography and have tutored this subject for 4 years. I enjoy sharing my knowledge with students.

Geometry

I studied Geometry at Trine University. I also tutored my peers while I attended both Trine University and Glen Oaks Community College. I have tutored Geometry for three years. I enjoy tutoring Geometry and provide visual and interactive materials while tutoring Geometry.

Government & Politics

I studied Government while attending Trine University and also studied Politics during my coursework at Glen Oaks Community College. I have tutored this subject for 6 years. I enjoy tutoring Government and Politics and sharing my skills and study habits with my students.

Grammar

I studied Grammar while attending Glen Oaks Community College and also while attending Trine University. I have tutored Grammar for over 6 years. I enjoy teaching Grammar to my students and sharing my learning techniques with them.

Guitar

I have studied guitar since I was 8 years old. I have tutored students of all ages in how to play the guitar and how to read music. I have tutored this subject for about 2 years.

Handwriting

I have tutored Handwriting for 6 years and implement interactive online and in person tutoring sessions with plenty of positive feedback. I mastered this course while attending Glen Oaks Community College and during my course work at Trine University.

Linear Algebra

I have studied linear equations while attending Trine University and most recently finished a course at Argosy University in linear equations. I have tutored this subject both in person and online for one year.

Medical Coding

I am qualified to tutor in Medical Coding due to the fact that I have taken this course at a trade school (Branch Area Career Center), as well as, at Glen Oaks Community College. I have tutored several peers in this subject and was able to provide them with valuable feedback and interactive lessons that boosted their grades significantly. I also have utilized this training while working at the Community Health Center of Branch County and a physician's office. I enjoy tutoring this subject and providing valuable tools to prospective students.

Music History

I studied the subject of Music History while attending Glen Oaks Community College and also during my coursework at Trine University. I have tutored this subject for 6 years. I have been recognized as one of the top pupils while studying this subject and had the unique opportunity to mentor my peers while attending Glen Oaks Community College.

Nursing

I worked as a Naval Hospital Corpsman (L.P.N.) I have also studied as a nursing student until I decided to become a forensic psychologist. I have a vast wealth of information to draw upon and this is a subject that I enjoy tutoring very much.

Nutrition

I took a nutrition course while attending Glen Oaks Community College. I maintained a 4.0 g.p.a. in this course and went on to tutor this course as a mentor to my peers.

Pharmacology

I have training as a certified Pharmacy Technician through the Naval School of Health Sciences in San Diego California. I have also worked as a pharmacy technician at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. My grade point average in school remained well above a 3.0.

Philosophy

I studied Philosophy while attending Trine University. I have tutored several peers in this subject while attending my courses at Trine University. I have also tutored students of all ages in Philosophy for approximately 2 years.

Phonics

I tutored this class while also tutoring English. I love to tutor this course and how it relates to the English language. I gained proficiency in this course while attending Trine University.

Physiology

I have tutored Physiology at the University level and have attained great results for students that need assistance getting a handle on this subject. I provide interactive learning and feedback. I am a patient and diligent tutor who enjoys tutoring this subject.

Political Science

I studied Political Science during my studies at Trine University. I also tutored my peers while attending Glen Oaks Community College. I have tutored Political Science for 6 years.

Prealgebra

I studied pre-algebra at the Naval School of Health Sciences and also while attending Glen Oaks Community College. I enjoy tutoring pre-algebra and teaching these skills to my students.

Proofreading

I studied and practiced proofreading while attending Trine University. I also currently study and utilize proofreading at Argosy University. I have tutored proofreading for six years. I encourage all of my students to proofread their work and I provide interactive tutoring sessions where they can practice this tool.

Psychology

This subject is the one I am most passionate about because it is the subject that I study at the core of my own education. I enjoy tutoring this subject to refresh my own skills in this topic.

Reading

I have tutored Reading while attending Glen Oaks community college. I also maintained a G.P.A of 4.0 while attending Trine University while taking the Reading coursework. I love to tutor Reading and have a great method in which to help peers and potential students grasp the basic concepts.

SAT Reading

I studied Reading extensively at Glen Oaks Community College and also while attending Trine University. I tutored SAT Reading while I was a volunteer at the Branch Area Literacy council and have also tutored it in the private sector for about 8 years. I find it very rewarding to share my knowledge and love of reading with my students.

Social Studies

I have studied this subject extensively while attending both Trine University and during my coursework at Argosy University. I am patient and enjoy teaching others to help build confidence in the subject of Social Studies. I maintained a 4.0 in this course while also tutoring my peers.

Sociology

Sociology is a course that I excelled at while attending Trine University. I also tutored this subject while attending Glen Oaks Community college. I maintained a 4.0 in this course and it is one of my favorite subjects to tutor. I enjoy tutoring this course and find that when I tutor this course my students attain wonderful results.

Spelling

I studied Spelling at Glen Oaks Community College and worked as a student tutor while attending my courses there. I also tutored Spelling while volunteering at the Branch County Literacy Council.

Study Skills

I first learned the value of gaining solid study skills while attending Pharmacy School in the United States Navy. The study skills that I acquired while attending the Naval School of Health Sciences has stayed with me and I have utilized them while attending Glen Oaks Community college, Trine University and now at Argosy University. I love to tutor others and share my unique study skills with students. I find that when they apply my approach to Study Skills they are able to gain the results they desire.

Track & Field

I participated in Track and Field for several years in High School and have studied the subject while I was a personal trainer at the Fit Zone in Michigan. I enjoy tutoring students in this subject and helping them gain the knowledge that they need to succeed.

Vocabulary

I studied Vocabulary at Glen Oaks Community College and also at Trine University. I have tutored this subject for over 8 years and love teaching Vocabulary skills to my students.

World History

I maintained a G.P.A. of 4.0 in World History when attending Trine University. I tutored and mentored my peers while attending Trine University and also while attending Glen Oaks Community College. I have tutored this subject for 6 years. I provide interactive feedback and positive reinforcement while tutoring my students in World History.

Glen Oaks Community College
Psychology
- Argosy University
Graduate Coursework
Trine University (formerly Tri-State University)
Graduate Coursework

Education

Glen Oaks Community College (Psychology)

- Argosy University (Graduate Coursework)

Trine University (formerly Tri-State University) (Graduate Coursework)

Great reading tutor for my daughter

Tammy has been really great with helping my daughter to read! In the month she has been working with her, I have seen her improve by leaps and bounds. She works great with Quinn, and provides her with really cool learning materials that have enticed her to learn!

— Aaron, Groveland, FL on 2/15/17

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $25.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Tammy will travel within 15 miles of Leesburg, FL 34748.