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Haley S.

North Miami Beach, FL


English and Algebra Tutor

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Background check passed as of 1/24/13
5.0 Avg. Rating
3 Ratings
1 day Response Time
Excellent tutor
— Dora, Hillsborough, NC on 11/15/12

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University of North Carolina


University of North Carolina

About Haley

I want to help students who need help with English, including grammar, spelling, writing and reading. I also enjoy helping students with pre-algebra and algebra. I can help prepare you for the SAT or ACT writing sections. I graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B.A. in Journalism. I have experience teaching in an elementary school, especially with reading and writing. I am in the process of earning my teaching certification. I want to help students who need help with English, including grammar, spelling, writing and Read more

1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of North Miami Beach, FL 33160
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Excellent tutor"

- Dora, Hillsborough, NC on 11/15/12
ACT English, ACT Reading, English,
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading,
SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Reading,
Microsoft Word
ESL/ESOL, Prealgebra, Reading,
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

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My degree in journalism combined with my tutoring experience in English, including reading, writing, spelling and grammar, makes me a great choice to help you succeed with English. I have tutored many students including those who speak English as a second language. I am happy to help you with writing, reading, spelling, vocabulary, grammar and other tasks using the English language.


When I worked with City Year, I helped remediate about 20 students with a comprehensive reading intervention program. I planned lessons aligned with the Common Core standards and instructed small groups of students, providing individualized attention when needed. I created factual, inferential and critical thinking questions for the students after reading together. I also planned activities and used worksheets to make sure my students fully understood the reading material.


I began on the JV team my freshman year of high school. I was on the varsity team for the next three years of high school. I played at position 4 for singles and position 3 or 4 for doubles. I also played in USTA junior tournaments from age 16 to 18. I coached elementary and middle school students in the summers of 2009 and 2010.


As a journalism major, writing has always come naturally to me. I love being able to communicate with others through written word. I enjoy helping students with essay structure, grammar, word choice and other important writing skills. My experience in communications includes writing for newspaper, radio and magazine as well as blogging and social media platforms. I am happy to work with you on essays, resumes, short answer questions or any other writing task!

University of North Carolina


University of North Carolina

Excellent tutor — Very patient and thorough, my son ended his lesson very confident. He stated you see MOM, I can do my writing and my tutor said "great topics, very creative". Thank you!!!! ...

— Dora, Hillsborough, NC on 11/15/12

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Haley will travel within 20 miles of North Miami Beach, FL 33160.

Background Check Status for Haley S.

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