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Tressie B.

Math, science, and writing Educator

Math, science, and writing Educator

$40/hour

  • 66 hours tutoring

  • Rochester, MN 55904

About Tressie


Bio

I am a highly qualified teacher with 9 years experience. I have a degree in elementary education but my passion is with my degree in middle school with a minor in math and earth science. I love math and science and enjoy helping others find enjoyment in it as well. I am a hands on teacher. I am all about using manipulatives and finding real life examples to support the topic of teaching. I also enjoy writing and editing people's work. I have taught the writing process many times and...

I am a highly qualified teacher with 9 years experience. I have a degree in elementary education but my passion is with my degree in middle school with a minor in math and earth science. I love math and science and enjoy helping others find enjoyment in it as well. I am a hands on teacher. I am all about using manipulatives and finding real life examples to support the topic of teaching. I also enjoy writing and editing people's work. I have taught the writing process many times and had great success with students improvement in their writing. I have tutored algebra and geometry, also writing. I have also worked with ACT and BST preparation.


Education

Mankato State University Minnesota
education

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $40
  • Rate details: $40 per hour rate for honors and college level tutoring Negotiable rate for other levels and subject areas
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person and online
  • Travel policy: Within 20 miles of Rochester, MN 55904
  • Lesson cancellation: 2 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Corporate Training

Grammar, Proofreading

Elementary Education

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I taught fifth grade for 5 years. My license areas are math and science and working towards a masters in reading. I can help students with reading comprehension. More specifically looking for context clues, vocabulary development, and fluency. I am able to develop test taking strategies along with reading instruction. Improving reading skills will also improve test scores. Building confidence as a reader through finding at level books and books within a students interests are important and Lexile is a tool I use to find these books. I can also work with elementary students in math. Building basic math facts and using a hands on approach allow students to build confidence. I have tools to help students organize their work when completing story problems. It gives a step by step approach to solving multi-step problems.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I am a 9 year veteran teacher willing to help with test taking and study skills. Being organized is a vital tool for being successful in school. I will help with organizing notes and offer a variety of methods for studying and taking a test. My license is in math and science with extra course work in reading. I have helped students organize their writing as it aligns with the need for organization. knowing what to study and how are the key to improving in school at all ages.
Grammar

English

Grammar, Proofreading, Writing

Homeschool

Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I am an algebra teacher and have a solid background in mathematics. I can answer questions about the homework assignments, help with writing proofs, vocabulary and theorem development and reteach or preteach lessons. I am able to help review for tests and quizzes and can use the resources available to me to create review material.
Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I taught fifth grade for 5 years. My license areas are math and science and working towards a masters in reading. I can help students with reading comprehension. More specifically looking for context clues, vocabulary development, and fluency. I am able to develop test taking strategies along with reading instruction. Improving reading skills will also improve test scores. Building confidence as a reader through finding at level books and books within a students interests are important and Lexile is a tool I use to find these books. I can also work with elementary students in math. Building basic math facts and using a hands on approach allow students to build confidence. I have tools to help students organize their work when completing story problems. It gives a step by step approach to solving multi-step problems.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

8th grade algebra teacher and 8th grade advanced algebra teacher. I have taught 15 years at the intermediate and middle school levels. I also have tutored algebra, algebra 2, geometry and precalculus for the past 6 years.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I am a 9 year veteran teacher willing to help with test taking and study skills. Being organized is a vital tool for being successful in school. I will help with organizing notes and offer a variety of methods for studying and taking a test. My license is in math and science with extra course work in reading. I have helped students organize their writing as it aligns with the need for organization. knowing what to study and how are the key to improving in school at all ages.
Algebra 1, Geometry, Writing

Math

Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I am an algebra teacher and have a solid background in mathematics. I can answer questions about the homework assignments, help with writing proofs, vocabulary and theorem development and reteach or preteach lessons. I am able to help review for tests and quizzes and can use the resources available to me to create review material.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

8th grade algebra teacher and 8th grade advanced algebra teacher. I have taught 15 years at the intermediate and middle school levels. I also have tutored algebra, algebra 2, geometry and precalculus for the past 6 years.
Algebra 1, Geometry

Most Popular

Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I am an algebra teacher and have a solid background in mathematics. I can answer questions about the homework assignments, help with writing proofs, vocabulary and theorem development and reteach or preteach lessons. I am able to help review for tests and quizzes and can use the resources available to me to create review material.
Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I taught fifth grade for 5 years. My license areas are math and science and working towards a masters in reading. I can help students with reading comprehension. More specifically looking for context clues, vocabulary development, and fluency. I am able to develop test taking strategies along with reading instruction. Improving reading skills will also improve test scores. Building confidence as a reader through finding at level books and books within a students interests are important and Lexile is a tool I use to find these books. I can also work with elementary students in math. Building basic math facts and using a hands on approach allow students to build confidence. I have tools to help students organize their work when completing story problems. It gives a step by step approach to solving multi-step problems.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

8th grade algebra teacher and 8th grade advanced algebra teacher. I have taught 15 years at the intermediate and middle school levels. I also have tutored algebra, algebra 2, geometry and precalculus for the past 6 years.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I am a 9 year veteran teacher willing to help with test taking and study skills. Being organized is a vital tool for being successful in school. I will help with organizing notes and offer a variety of methods for studying and taking a test. My license is in math and science with extra course work in reading. I have helped students organize their writing as it aligns with the need for organization. knowing what to study and how are the key to improving in school at all ages.
Algebra 1, Geometry, Writing

Other

Study Skills

Study Skills

I am a 9 year veteran teacher willing to help with test taking and study skills. Being organized is a vital tool for being successful in school. I will help with organizing notes and offer a variety of methods for studying and taking a test. My license is in math and science with extra course work in reading. I have helped students organize their writing as it aligns with the need for organization. knowing what to study and how are the key to improving in school at all ages.

Science

Geology, Physical Science

Special Needs

Study Skills

Study Skills

I am a 9 year veteran teacher willing to help with test taking and study skills. Being organized is a vital tool for being successful in school. I will help with organizing notes and offer a variety of methods for studying and taking a test. My license is in math and science with extra course work in reading. I have helped students organize their writing as it aligns with the need for organization. knowing what to study and how are the key to improving in school at all ages.

Summer

Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I am an algebra teacher and have a solid background in mathematics. I can answer questions about the homework assignments, help with writing proofs, vocabulary and theorem development and reteach or preteach lessons. I am able to help review for tests and quizzes and can use the resources available to me to create review material.
Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I taught fifth grade for 5 years. My license areas are math and science and working towards a masters in reading. I can help students with reading comprehension. More specifically looking for context clues, vocabulary development, and fluency. I am able to develop test taking strategies along with reading instruction. Improving reading skills will also improve test scores. Building confidence as a reader through finding at level books and books within a students interests are important and Lexile is a tool I use to find these books. I can also work with elementary students in math. Building basic math facts and using a hands on approach allow students to build confidence. I have tools to help students organize their work when completing story problems. It gives a step by step approach to solving multi-step problems.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I am a 9 year veteran teacher willing to help with test taking and study skills. Being organized is a vital tool for being successful in school. I will help with organizing notes and offer a variety of methods for studying and taking a test. My license is in math and science with extra course work in reading. I have helped students organize their writing as it aligns with the need for organization. knowing what to study and how are the key to improving in school at all ages.
Algebra 1, Geometry, Writing

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$40/hour

Tressie B.

$40/hour

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