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Damita B.

Garden City, MI

$30/hour

The educational advocate!

100+ Hours
4.9 average from 33 ratings
My daughter received an A+ on the test!
— Lisa, Inkster, MI on 3/3/17

$30/Hour


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UNIV. OF MICHIGAN
Psychology
Central Michigan University
Master's
Oakland University
Other

Education

UNIV. OF MICHIGAN (Psychology)

Central Michigan University (Master's)

Oakland University (Other)

About Damita

Hello my name is Damita and I would enjoy the opportunity to help you. I have a passion for teaching and have tutored throughout my teenage and adult years. I welcome the opportunity to meet with you to discuss any concerns that you may have regarding your education.

I enjoy tutoring students. I work with them to find traditional, modern, creative or unique ways to get the brain activated in learning. There are many ways for you to learn you just have to find the way that works best for you. I am here to assist you in finding your learning path.

Here is some information about me:

I worked at the Salvation Army in Taylor, MI tutoring elementary and high school student. I have experience teaching students who have difficulties in learning. I call that learning curves and pitfalls, in which I help them conquer and overcome. I am patient and I care about children and their education.

I currently assist college students with course work and projects. I have always tutored my family members on subjects they have struggled in.

I graduated from Central Michigan University with a Masters in Public Administration. Received my Bachelors from the University of Michigan Dearborn with a degree in Psychology. Also I have a double Associates Degree in Business Administration and in Liberal Arts.

Please do not hesitate to email me with any questions.
Hello my name is Damita and I would enjoy the opportunity to help you. I have a passion for teaching and have tutored throughout my teenage and adult years. I welcome the opportunity to meet with you to discuss any concerns that you may have regarding your education.

I enjoy tutoring students. I work with them to find traditional,
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Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Garden City, MI 48135

"My daughter received an A+ on the test!"

- Lisa, Inkster, MI on 3/3/17
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Discrete Math,
Elementary Math, Trigonometry
Science:
Sociology
English:
Grammar, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
Career Development,
College Counseling
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
History:
Criminal Justice
Special Needs:
ADHD,
Dyslexia, Special Needs
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar, Handwriting, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Business:
Business,
Career Development,
Economics, Finance, Marketing, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Sports/Recreation:
Cooking

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.

ADHD

I have tutored students who have ADD and ADHD. I understand that more patience is needed and different methods of tutoring must be used. You must be able to find out how they are comfortable studying and learning in order to being successful.

Business

I currently have a Master Degree in Public Administration and I have an Associate degree in Business Administration. I enjoy learning new and older methods of business pertaining to the future growth and advancement for all nations.

Career Development

I worked for Michigan Works who assisted individuals with job searching, resume writing, computer training to update computer usage. I also assisted with job development and placement testing. I would really enjoy this certification I enjoy helping people reach their potential.

Cooking

I love to cook and I am constantly trying new recipes. I am aware of the safety protocols and procedures for cooking.

Criminal Justice

I am currently employed as a Probation Officer for the State of Michigan. I am extremely familiar with the criminal justice system in addition to the court system. I have worked with the State for four years. I also have a degree in Psychology.

Discrete Math

I have tutored at the Salvation Army in Discrete Math, Algebra and Tri.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have tutored at the Salvation Army for children in grades 1 - 9. I have tutored for children in English, Math, Spelling, and Reading.

Sociology

I currently have a bachelors degree in psychology and have taken two sociology course and received A's. I enjoy learning about new worlds, cultures and environments. This not only helps a student become a better person it opens their eyes to view life differently.

Study Skills

I have tutored children within Westland School District at the Salvation Army. I developed short term and long term goals for these students and assisted them with improving their grades.

UNIV. OF MICHIGAN
Psychology
Central Michigan University
Master's
Oakland University
Other

Education

UNIV. OF MICHIGAN (Psychology)

Central Michigan University (Master's)

Oakland University (Other)

My daughter received an A+ on the test!

Ms.Damita is great! We enjoy it when she visits and my daughter's math skills have improved significantly since she started working with Ms.Damita! She comes highly recommended.

— Lisa, Inkster, MI on 3/3/17

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $30.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Damita will travel within 20 miles of Garden City, MI 48135.