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Heather J.

Laurel, MD

$40/hour

Effective English, Literature, Writing and Reading Tutor

Background check passed as of 10/22/16

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Bowie State University, Bowie, MD
English
Grand Canyon University
MEd

Education

Bowie State University, Bowie, MD (English)

Grand Canyon University (MEd)

About Heather

As a former High School English teacher and current Middle School Reading teacher I look forward continuing my craft through tutoring. I love being an educator and enjoy helping students reach their academic goals. As a current Tutor for Howard Community College I also have experience working with college students and adult learners.

I have District of Columbia Teacher Certification for English grades 7-12. In addition I have Maryland Teacher Certification for English 7-12, Reading Specialist training, a Master of Education in Secondary Reading and a Bachelor of Arts in Language and Literature.

If you are looking for a certified teacher to help you reach your academic goals send me a message.
As a former High School English teacher and current Middle School Reading teacher I look forward continuing my craft through tutoring. I love being an educator and enjoy helping students reach their academic goals. As a current Tutor Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required

Cancellation charge (outside of 4 hour window) = $30.00 Cancellation charge (inside of 4 hour window) = None $0.00

Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Laurel, MD 20724
Background Check: Passed
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading
Elementary Education:
Reading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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English

I have a BA in Language and am a Certified Teacher for English 7-12.

Literature

I have a BA in Literature and am a Certified Teacher in English for grades 7-12.

Reading

I have a Masters in Education in Reading and am a Certified Reading Specialist for grades K-12.

SAT Reading

As a former English teacher I spent time in class preparing students for the SAT's. I also held a free Saturday class for my students to help them prepare for the SAT's.

Writing

As a former High School English teacher I taught writing exclusively as an enrichment course while teaching 11th and 12th grade. Students were able to benefit from direct instruction. All students writing scores on all standardized tests improved after instruction with me.

Bowie State University, Bowie, MD
English
Grand Canyon University
MEd

Education

Bowie State University, Bowie, MD (English)

Grand Canyon University (MEd)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Cancellation charge (outside of 4 hour window) = $30.00 Cancellation charge (inside of 4 hour window) = None $0.00

Travel policy

Heather will travel within 25 miles of Laurel, MD 20724.