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Edgar W.

Muskegon, MI

$50/hour

The Pursuit of Most Excellent

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$50/Hour


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Western Michigan University
Grand Valley State University, MI
MEd

Education

Western Michigan University

Grand Valley State University, MI (MEd)

About Edgar

After 33 years of teaching in the same school district I graduated from, I realized that it was time for a new challenge and I retired. My experience included twenty years of teaching language arts, biology and earth science at the high school level. I served six years at a middle school teaching language arts, science, and math. Finally, I spent seven years at the elementary level as a building principal. I believe education is one of, if not the most vital key to preparing yourself to be successful in life. Teaching, like being a minister, pastor, etc, is a calling, not a vocation. When you are called, teaching is your passion and you find yourself doing that anywhere, anytime. It's part of your DNA. Every enlightened teacher knows that the object of your efforts is for the student to exceed the teacher. Everyday that I wake up is a chance for me to become more excellent on the way to become most excellent. After 33 years of teaching in the same school district I graduated from, I realized that it was time for a new challenge and I retired. My experience included twenty years of teaching language arts, biology and earth science at the high school level. I served six years at a middle school teaching language arts, science, and math. Finally, I spent Read more

Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Muskegon, MI 49444
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Geometry, Prealgebra
Science:
Biology
English:
Bible Studies, English,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Vocabulary

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.

English

English was the subject I taught 20 of the 33 years I was in education.

I taught English at the high school and middle school.

Western Michigan University
Grand Valley State University, MI
MEd

Education

Western Michigan University

Grand Valley State University, MI (MEd)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Edgar will travel within 10 miles of Muskegon, MI 49444.