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Jalana R.

Overland Park, KS

$35/hour

State Certified Teacher and Adviser for Tutoring

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$35/Hour


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Univeristy of Glamorgan
Social Sciences
University of Missouri
MEd

Education

Univeristy of Glamorgan (Social Sciences)

University of Missouri (MEd)

About Jalana

Available to tutor in the following areas:
*Elementary (all subjects, state certified teacher)
*Reading, English and Writing (all grades)
*Sciences (5th grade - 12th grade, state certified teacher)
*Social Studies (5th-9th grades, state certified teacher)
*ACT prep (Reading, English & Science)
*College admission advising and essay writing (experienced former MU academic adviser)
*Public Speaking

I am a state certified teacher with a Master's degree in Education. In addition, I have over five years of experience teaching at the K-12 and college levels. I have taught elementary and middle-school science in the Kansas City area. For the past two years I have been a private tutor for a variety of subjects.

My experience also includes being an academic adviser at the University of Missouri (MU) in Columbia where I counseled students on selecting a major, creating a four-year plan of study and to pursue internships compatible with their career goals. At MU, I also taught Health Sciences Seminar and Learning Strategies which included teaching students study techniques, academic planning, professional development, time management, motivation, campus involvement, stress management and other academic-related skills.
Available to tutor in the following areas:
*Elementary (all subjects, state certified teacher)
*Reading, English and Writing (all grades)
*Sciences (
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Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Overland Park, KS 66210
Science:
Biology, Ecology, Genetics, Physical Science, Psychology, Sociology
Art:
Photography
English:
ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading,
TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading, Career Development,
College Counseling,
TOEFL
Computer:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Photography
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
History:
Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading,
Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Business:
Career Development,
Microsoft PowerPoint, Public Speaking

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.

Career Development

My experience includes working as an Academic Advisor at the University of Missouri (MU) where I advised individually and taught a class to students helping them identify and reach professional/career development goals. During this time, I also established an internship program where I counseled students individually and matched them with appropriate internships based on their career or graduate school plans. In addition, I successfully completed a Career Psychology graduate course and hold a Master's in Education.

College Counseling

My experience includes working as an Academic Advisor at the University of Missouri (MU) where I advised individually and taught a class to students helping them identify and reach professional/career development goals. During this time, I also advised many high school and college transfer students who were considering options on which college would meet their goals and what major to choose. In addition, I successfully completed a Career Psychology graduate course and hold a Master's in Education.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am a certified elementary teacher in the state of Missouri. I have passed the PRAXIS for certification in elementary education with a higher than average score. I currently teach in the state of Missouri as a certified teacher.

Elementary Math

I am a state certified teacher in elementary education and hold Master's degree in Education.

Reading

I have over five years of experience teaching at the K-12 and college levels. I have taught elementary and middle-school science in the Kansas City area. My experience also includes being an academic adviser at the University of Missouri (MU) in Columbia, where I counseled students on selecting a major, creating a four-year plan of study and to pursue internships compatible with their career goals. At MU, I also taught Health Sciences Seminar and Learning Strategies, which included teaching students study techniques, academic planning, professional development, time management, motivation, campus involvement, stress management and other academic-related skills.

Study Skills

I have two years private tutoring experience with study skills. In addition, I am a state certified teacher. I also taught Learning Strategies for two years at the college level.

Univeristy of Glamorgan
Social Sciences
University of Missouri
MEd

Education

Univeristy of Glamorgan (Social Sciences)

University of Missouri (MEd)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jalana will travel within 25 miles of Overland Park, KS 66210.