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University of Connecitcut (History)
Trinity colledge (Master's)
I have taught high school history for ten years including Advanced Placement US History and Government. I have also had great success tutoring math to students in grades 5-10. I am a federally designated Highly Qualified state-certified history teacher living in southwest Florida. I hold a BA in History from the University of Connecticut and a MA in Public Policy from Trinity College in Hartford, CT.
My strategy is to use the actual textbook from school for the curriculum and work patiently with each student correcting any mistakes made and also building their confidence to do what is expected of them. Homework strategies are also emphasized. Parents are briefed after each session. I have taught high school history for ten years including Advanced Placement US History and Government. I have also had great success tutoring math to students in grades 5-10.
$40/hour for one-on-one in person, $50/hour for two students in person, and $60/hour for 3 students per hour in person.
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