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Jessica F.

Whitinsville, MA

$50/hour

Presidential Award Winning Math Teacher

In-person lessons

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Graduated Summa Cum Laude, Rhode Island College, Feinstein School of Education
Elementary Education
Framingham State University
Master's

Education

Graduated Summa Cum Laude, Rhode Island College, Feinstein School of Education (Elementary Education)

Framingham State University (Master's)

About Jessica

Having taught every age group from pre-K to middle school to graduate level courses, I have a passion for teaching and helping others see their potential.

I graduated Summa Cum Laude from Rhode Island College in 2005 with a BA in Elementary Education. I am now certified in Massachusetts in Elementary Education, grades 1-6, and Middle School Mathematics, grades 5-8. I currently teach 6th grade math during the day and enjoy coaching 2 Lego Robotics teams after school. In 2014, I earned my Master's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education from Framingham State University. After graduating, I was asked back teach the Art of Engineering Design at FSU to prospective teachers as part of the STEM program. I love working with creative, energetic new teachers!

I work diligently in the public schools to provide quality STEM learning opportunities for my students. I believe in an active environment that promotes hands-on learning experiences to keep students engaged. My efforts in the classroom and in the community have earned me national recognition in recent years. In 2010, I was one of only 16 teachers nation wide to win an internship with NASA at Langley Research Center in Virginia. In 2011, I was honored by Raytheon Corporation as the Massachusetts Math Hero. And just last year I was one of 102 teachers recognized by President Obama at the White House as a winner of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching.

I always encourage my students to work hard and never back down from a challenge, because you never know where the road may lead!

I am certified in both Elementary Education and Middle School Math. I also hold a Master's degree in STEM. I have 9 years of math teaching experience in the public schools.

I have been teaching mathematics using the new Common Core state standards for the past three years.

Creating active, hands-on interdisciplinary learning experiences for my students is a passion. I want my students to see the connection between what they are learning in my room and the world outside my classroom doors. I am a highly accredited educator, with an active license for grades 1-6.

Please don't hesitate to contact me with any questions. I am available to tutor on weekends and school vacations. I do have a 24 hour cancellation policy, but am willing to schedule make up sessions if needed.
Having taught every age group from pre-K to middle school to graduate level courses, I have a passion for teaching and helping others see their potential.

I graduated Summa Cum Laude from Rhode Island College in 2005 with a BA in Elementary Education. I
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 12 miles of Whitinsville, MA 01588
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math, Prealgebra
Test Preparation:
Common Core
Elementary Education:
Common Core, Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math

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Graduated Summa Cum Laude, Rhode Island College, Feinstein School of Education
Elementary Education
Framingham State University
Master's

Education

Graduated Summa Cum Laude, Rhode Island College, Feinstein School of Education (Elementary Education)

Framingham State University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jessica will travel within 12 miles of Whitinsville, MA 01588.