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Melissa H.

Grand Blanc, MI

$40/hour

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University of Michigan-Flint
English
University of Michigan-Flflint
Master's

Education

University of Michigan-Flint (English)

University of Michigan-Flflint (Master's)

About Melissa

I have taught English and social studies in public and private school over the last 12 years. I don't have a lot of experience tutoring, but I really love the idea of being able to devote my attention and expertise to helping a single or small group of students to reach their academic goals.

I will admit to being a little bit of a nerd/geek, but this tends to help me relate easier to my students and they humor me quite a bit. I like trying to make learning fun and interesting, but also to help it fit with real life. I have been working since I was 17 and I have been to college a few times, so I know what it's like out there.

I have a BA and Master's in English, and honestly, I just love reading, writing, and our language. I have taught ELA in 9th-12th grade classes over the last 12 years and I enjoy inspiring others to read and write. I've participated in many trainings to improve vocabulary acquisition, reading comprehension and analysis, and writing skills.

My minor is in social studies and I have taught predominately US history with a smattering of world history and economics. I really enjoy learning/teaching about the foundations of our country and others as well as helping students develop a love of history. History is so much more than dry dates and people!

If you are interested in meeting to see if we'd be a good match, please contact me.
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Grand Blanc, MI 48439
In-person lessons
English:
English, Grammar, Literature
History:
American History
Elementary Education:
Grammar

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University of Michigan-Flint
English
University of Michigan-Flflint
Master's

Education

University of Michigan-Flint (English)

University of Michigan-Flflint (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Melissa will travel within 15 miles of Grand Blanc, MI 48439.