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Melanie S.

Pensacola, FL

$35/hour

Effective Reading, and Math Tutor that Specializes in Test Prep Skills

5.0 average from 4 ratings
Great experience
— Caryn, Pensacola, FL on 2/2/16

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University of Georgia
English
University of West Florida
Enrolled

Education

University of Georgia (English)

University of West Florida (Enrolled)

About Melanie

Teaching is my passion ! I have had over 10 years' experience teaching and tutoring children and adults in Math, Science, English, and Reading, along with standardized tests preparation. I have had many successful students with whom I have worked, and together we have mastered study skills, and developed strategies that established a strong foundation for all future learning.

I graduated from The University of Georgia with a Bachelor in English, and possess a Florida 6-12 English Teaching Certificate. I am currently enrolled at University of West Florida pursuing a Master's in Education.

Contact me for an experienced and dedicated tutor!
Teaching is my passion ! I have had over 10 years' experience teaching and tutoring children and adults in Math, Science, English, and Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Pensacola, FL 32507

"Great experience"

- Caryn, Pensacola, FL on 2/2/16
Math:
ACT Math,
Algebra 1,
SAT Math
Science:
ACT Science
English:
ACT English,
ACT Reading,
English,
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, IELTS,
Literature,
Proofreading, Reading,
SAT Reading,
SAT Writing,
TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English,
ACT Math,
ACT Reading,
ACT Science, GED, IELTS,
PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading,
SAT Writing,
TOEFL
Language:
ESL/ESOL, IELTS,
TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading,
Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ACT English

I am currently a holder of a 6-12 Language Arts Florida teaching certificate. I have been teaching Language Arts and Reading for the last 4 years in the classroom, and have extensive experience with tutoring, specifically for the SAT and ACT exams. I feel my knowledge and experience could be beneficial to any potential student who is looking for strategies, knowledge content, confidence, and preparation for the English ACT.

ACT Math

I am a qualified ACT Math tutor.

ACT Reading

I have 10 years' experience teaching with a Language. I have an Arts Florida certificate 6-12. I have taught reading professionally and privately for over 16 years, and I am currently pursuing a reading endorsement. I have been working on reading strategies in the classroom while using research based techniques.

Algebra 1

I am qualified to tutor Algebra 1.

English

I am qualified to teach Language Arts, Science, Reading, and Math.

IELTS

I have a BA in English, as well as a 6-12 Florida teaching license, and TESOL and ESOL in-service training and college classroom credits in teaching both in classrooms in Florida and abroad,Thailand and South Korea, for over three years.

While teaching overseas, I was responsible for creating the school's curriculum, assessing the students' level of proficiency in English, and overseeing the training of new teachers using proven methods and techniques in the classroom.

Literature

I have 10 years' plus experience teaching Language Arts, in a classroom setting and in private tutoring. I possess a 6-12 Florida certificate in English along with a TESOL certificate.

Reading

I have over 10 years' teaching experience with a 6-12 Florida teaching certificate in Language Arts.

I have taught Reading in a school setting, as well as numerous hours tutoring students, who struggle with reading, by teaching both strategies and techniques that build confidence throughout their life.

SAT Reading

I have over 10 years' teaching experience with a 6-12 Florida teaching certificate in Language Arts and successfully tutoring students for both the SAT Reading and SAT Writing test.

I have taught Reading in a school setting, as well as numerous hours tutoring students, who struggle with reading, by teaching both strategies and techniques that build confidence throughout their life.

SAT Writing

I have over 10 years' teaching experience with a 6-12 Florida teaching certificate in Language Arts.

I have taught Reading in a school setting, as well as numerous hours tutoring students, who struggle with reading, by teaching both strategies and techniques that build confidence throughout their life.

Writing

I have 5 years' experience teaching Language Arts, with a 6-12 Florida certificate in English.

I have tutored many students in writing skills; specifically, sentence structure, mechanics, spelling, vocabulary,and grammar, which are necessary foundations that are needed to build successful writers.

University of Georgia
English
University of West Florida
Enrolled

Education

University of Georgia (English)

University of West Florida (Enrolled)

Great experience — Melanie was a great encourager! Gave my son ACT test taking tips, which gave him confidence and focus. Sometimes that is exactly what they need when facing testing challenges. Thanks Melanie! ...

— Caryn, Pensacola, FL on 2/2/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Melanie will travel within 40 miles of Pensacola, FL 32507.