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Arlene May L.

Waipahu, HI

$45/hour

Learning can be fun =)

50+ Hours
4.8 average from 30 ratings
Knowledgeable and patient
— Sam, Kapolei, HI on 1/19/17

$45/Hour


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Notre Dame de Namur University - BS Biology min Biochemistry
Biology minor Biochemistry
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Master's
Eastern Virginia School of Medicine
Master's

Education

Notre Dame de Namur University - BS Biology min Biochemistry (Biology minor Biochemistry)

University of Hawaii at Manoa (Master's)

Eastern Virginia School of Medicine (Master's)

About Arlene May

Hello there! I have about six years' tutoring: 90% of my students are K-12th and 10% are college/adult students looking to review biology or writing. I have decided to continue tutoring because it a not just a job, it's a calling that helps me to serve my passion for being involved within my community but also reaching out to people who need assistance or just want to make sure they are on top of their work. Having come from Hawaii, everyone is family so everyone is treated with respect and understanding. I just want to make sure I do my best to help my student succeeds. Tutoring is also exciting because you become involved in different ways of teaching and learning.

I can provide the various ways I know that work well but I am also very patient. It is important to always have someone who recognizes which part of the topic is the weakness because after overcoming this weakness, it is just downhill from there.

This is my field! I love biology! Bio means life and -ology means 'study of' so the study of life is appreciating the big picture but also understanding the little pictures.

I do have the most experience working with K-12th. As a certified substitute teacher from Hawaii, I have worked with children with diverse backgrounds and learning styles. I would love to continue working with this age group if possible.

Please reach out to me if you feel we can work together =) We can discuss schedules and lessons... and possibly start working together.

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Hello there! I have about six years' tutoring: 90% of my students are K-12th and 10% are college/adult students looking to review biology or writing. I have decided to continue tutoring because it a not just a job, it's a calling that helps me to serve my passion for being involved within my community but also reaching out to people who need Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

Cancellation within 24 hour notice is $45, same as hourly rate. For the hourly rate, we can discuss more in detail if NEGOTIATION needs to be accommodated.

Travel Radius
Travels within 13 miles of Waipahu, HI 96797

"Knowledgeable and patient"

- Sam, Kapolei, HI on 1/19/17

"Knowledgeable and patient tutor"

- Akane, Kapolei, HI on 2/11/17

"Couldn't have picked a better tutor!"

- Elaina, Wahiawa, HI on 11/1/16

"Great tutor"

- Kathleen, Rocklin, CA on 4/15/16

"Great math tutor!"

- Sonya, Rocklin, CA on 1/25/16

"Very dedicated to improving my son's math grade"

- Michelle, Roseville, CA on 11/8/15

"Arlene is Awesome!"

- Alisha, Antelope, CA on 7/9/15
Math:
Algebra 1, Elementary Math,
Prealgebra
Science:
Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Microbiology
English:
Reading
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math,
Reading

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.

Elementary Math

I have over 8 years hands on working with Elementary/Middle School/High school children. I am also a state certified Substitute teacher for K-12th.

Prealgebra

I have ten years experience, including Prealgebra, and my high school students have received scholarships.

Notre Dame de Namur University - BS Biology min Biochemistry
Biology minor Biochemistry
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Master's
Eastern Virginia School of Medicine
Master's

Education

Notre Dame de Namur University - BS Biology min Biochemistry (Biology minor Biochemistry)

University of Hawaii at Manoa (Master's)

Eastern Virginia School of Medicine (Master's)

Knowledgeable and patient

Arlene is an excellent tutor. She Tutors my daughter Sage in math. My daughter says learning from Arlene is fun. Not only is she learning and understanding her school work, but also having fun at the same time is a bonus. I can already see my daughters improvement in math after the first few sessions. Sage gets excited on days when she has tutoring with Arlene.

— Sam, Kapolei, HI on 1/19/17

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Cancellation within 24 hour notice is $45, same as hourly rate. For the hourly rate, we can discuss more in detail if NEGOTIATION needs to be accommodated.

Travel policy

Arlene May will travel within 13 miles of Waipahu, HI 96797.