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Marlana M.

Brandon, MS

$60/hour

Experienced Educator Specializing in Math and Science

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Erskine College
Chemistry

Education

Erskine College (Chemistry)

About Marlana

I am originally from South Carolina. I am a graduate of Erskine College. I received my Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry. I worked briefly in the pharmaceutical world before finding my love and passion for teaching.

I spent over 10 years in the classroom and decided to stay home with my children after my third child was born. Most of my years as an educator were spent in high school classrooms teaching algebra 1, algebra 2, trigonometry, calculus, biology 1, anatomy & physiology, physical science, chemistry, and physics. I have also spent time teaching in elementary and middle school classrooms.

I now enjoy raising my three children and homeschooling them in the comfort of our home. I enjoy tutoring because it gives me the opportunity to work with students- expanding their knowledge and encouraging a continued love of learning.

I believe that my ability to break math concepts down into understandable parts and to effectively show math processes helps make me a great math tutor.

I love science! I love that science involves all five senses when it comes to learning. My ability to make science come to life makes me a great tutor. I'm good at explaining processes, providing demonstrations (whether hands on learning, web related, or even 2D), and relating math concepts when necessary.

If you want to learn and have a solid understanding of math and/or science, contact me.
I am originally from South Carolina. I am a graduate of Erskine College. I received my Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry. I worked briefly in the pharmaceutical world before finding my love and passion for teaching.

I spent over 10 years in the classroom and decided to stay home with my children after my third child was born.
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

I offer group rates for tutoring in algebra 1 and chemistry. The rate of tutoring is per person for a 90 minute session. For groups of 5-9, the rate is $40. For groups of 10+, the rate is $30.

Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Brandon, MS 39042
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Elementary Math,
Prealgebra
Science:
Chemistry, Physical Science
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary Math

10+ years teaching experience (elementary and high school levels)
Tutoring experience in elementary math.
Experience in tutoring elementary children with ADHD and Aspergers.

Physical Science

I am a chemistry major with several college level hours in physics. I have taught and tutored physical science for over 10 years.

Erskine College
Chemistry

Education

Erskine College (Chemistry)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

I offer group rates for tutoring in algebra 1 and chemistry. The rate of tutoring is per person for a 90 minute session. For groups of 5-9, the rate is $40. For groups of 10+, the rate is $30.

Travel policy

Marlana will travel within 25 miles of Brandon, MS 39042.