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Jo Anne T.

Lafayette, IN

$50/hour

Tutor - elementary reading and writing

In-person lessons

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About Jo Anne

I am fluent in Portuguese and Spanish and of course English. I have taught ESL before. I also have a degree in Wildlife Biology. So I am very diverse and can handle a lot of subjects in Science and the Humanities. Tutoring is a good way to interact with young people and help them on their way toward a better future.

I also have excellent writing skills and could help English speakers and non English speakers on their way to a better understanding of the language. I have a lot of patience and can work well with young people. I come from a large family so I know and understand a lot about being a kid and the effort it takes to gain knowledge for their future.

As a trained biologist I have been through rigourous coursework that gave me the basics of biology in many dimensions. I have taken many courses in a broad spectrum of the Natural sciences relating to animal and plant biology. I also took a graduate level plant materials course and received an A - a few years after receiving my degree - so I still retain and understand the basics of biology and can build upon that to communicate with the student.

I hope that you take a look at my profile. I think I am a good tutor and can get through to any student regardless of talent or interest - the fundamentals of language, biology and some of the basic math courses. Please get hold of me and we can think through your problems together and develop a strategy to improve your comprehension of the material you desire to master.
I am fluent in Portuguese and Spanish and of course English. I have taught ESL before. I also have a degree in Wildlife Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 2 miles of Lafayette, IN 47901
In-person lessons
Science:
Anatomy, Anthropology, Biology, Botany, Ecology, Genetics, Philosophy
Art:
Art History, Art Theory
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Portuguese, Spanish
History:
American History, Anthropology, Political Science,
Religion, Social Studies, World History
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers, Autism, Dyslexia, Hard Of Hearing
Elementary Education:
Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting, Homeschool, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Political Science

I was in a graduate program where I was studying Political Science. My interest was in Brazilian politics because of my command of Portuguese. So I have many advanced courses in Political Science. It was toward a Master's degree. I did not finish the program.

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jo Anne will travel within 2 miles of Lafayette, IN 47901.