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Gavin G.

South Portland, ME

$60/hour

High school teacher offering tutoring in History and Social Studies.

In-person lessons
Background check passed as of 4/17/13

$60/Hour


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University of Central Florida
University of Southern Maine
Master's
University of Maine
Graduate Coursework

Education

University of Central Florida

University of Southern Maine (Master's)

University of Maine (Graduate Coursework)

About Gavin

I am a history teacher in Portland currently teaching grades 10-12. I teach AP US History, Early US History, and Modern US History. I also teach electives in the law and psychology. As a tutor, I aim to enrich the educational experiences of my clients by targeting their individual learning strengths and connecting the material to personal interests. I am a history teacher in Portland currently teaching grades 10-12. I teach AP US History, Early US History, and Modern US History. I also teach electives in the law and psychology. As a tutor, I aim to enrich the educational experiences of my clients by targeting their individual learning strengths and connecting the material to personal Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of South Portland, ME 04106
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
History:
American History,
Classics,
Criminal Justice,
European History, Government & Politics,
Social Studies,
World History
Sports/Recreation:
Tennis

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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American History

I have experience teaching all levels of American History and currently teach AP. I have a Masters in education and am currently working on a PhD in American History.

Classics

I took a variety of classes during my undergraduate years at the University of Central Florida on classical history including Roman History: Republic and Empire, Greek History, and Greek Mythology. I have independently continued my study of ancient history and mythology as it is my favorite aspect of history. I have passed the Praxis 2 in content area and am certifying as a 7-12 Social Studies teacher through the ETEP program at USM.

Criminal Justice

My BA is in Political Science with a Pre-Law track from the University of Central Florida. While there I took classes like Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, and Civil Law. I have passed the Praxis 2 in Social Studies and am certifying as a 7-12 SS teacher through the ETEP program at USM.

Government & Politics

I have a BA in Political Science and a Masters in Education. I teach high school social studies and have taught courses in American Government.

Social Studies

I have passed the Praxis 2 in 7-12 Social Studies content knowledge. I have recently completed the ETEP program at USM for certification in 7-12 Social Studies. I have interned at Lincoln Middle School and Deering High School teaching US History, government, and economics.

Tennis

I have taught tennis for 5 years at Camp Pinecliffe in Harrison, ME. I coach JV tennis and girls Varsity tennis for Waynflete School. I have been playing tennis for 15 years.

University of Central Florida
University of Southern Maine
Master's
University of Maine
Graduate Coursework

Education

University of Central Florida

University of Southern Maine (Master's)

University of Maine (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Gavin will travel within 20 miles of South Portland, ME 04106.