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Joni R.

Academic Professor with tutoring expertise in many subjects

Academic Professor with tutoring expertise in many subjects

$45/hour

  • Jackson, MS 39211

About Joni


Bio

Hello,

I am a former elementary school teacher who now teaches university students (undergradaute and graduate) and adult learners. My expertise includes editing, proofreading, reading, math, english language writing skills, grammar, test prep and many more. Please review my list of subjects and contact me if you have any questions.

I look forward to meeting you and helping you become more successful academically.

Dr. Roberts

Hello,

I am a former elementary school teacher who now teaches university students (undergradaute and graduate) and adult learners. My expertise includes editing, proofreading, reading, math, english language writing skills, grammar, test prep and many more. Please review my list of subjects and contact me if you have any questions.

I look forward to meeting you and helping you become more successful academically.

Dr. Roberts


Education

Washington Adventist University
Political Science
American University
Masters
Loma Linda University
PhD

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $45
  • Rate details: Summer rate special -- during the months of May, June, and July I'm offering decreased rates of $35 per hour.
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person and online
  • Travel policy: Within 40 miles of Jackson, MS 39211
  • Lesson cancellation: 24 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 10/31/2014

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Business

Career Development,

Career Development

I currently teach undergraduate students at a state school where one of my responsibilities is academic advising. I have worked in various fields (teaching, ballet, political campaigns and law) and have expertise in helping others transition or improve their career outlook.
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Computer

Microsoft Outlook,

Microsoft Outlook

I have used Microsoft Outlook for more than a decade as part of my professional job and personal use.
SPSS,

SPSS

I am completing a doctoral degree with an emphasis in Biostatistics and use SPSS quite frequently to run analysis. I'm also a TA for SPSS application and have tutored doctoral students in the past during dissertation.
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Corporate Training

Career Development,

Career Development

I currently teach undergraduate students at a state school where one of my responsibilities is academic advising. I have worked in various fields (teaching, ballet, political campaigns and law) and have expertise in helping others transition or improve their career outlook.
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I was introduced to the world of teaching through teaching ESL while an undergraduate student. Upon completion of my undergraduate degree, I was offered a job to teach ESL in Jelenia Gora, Poland. I taught at that school for eight months before returning back to the U.S.
SPSS,

SPSS

I am completing a doctoral degree with an emphasis in Biostatistics and use SPSS quite frequently to run analysis. I'm also a TA for SPSS application and have tutored doctoral students in the past during dissertation.
General Computer, Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

Elementary Education

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught elementary education from grades preschool to 1st grade and have tutored elementary students up to third grade. I have a Master's of Arts in Teaching - Elementary Education, however, I am not certified in the subject matter.
Handwriting,

Handwriting

As a former early childhood teacher, I had to teach children up to grade 3 handwriting. Anything from pre-k students learning to identify letters to 3rd graders learning cursive.
Homeschool,

Homeschool

I am a former elementary school teacher with a Master's of Arts in Elementary Teaching. I taught in D.C. Public Schools for over 5 years. I worked as a nanny shortly after leaving the classroom, where I homeschooled and supplemented their traditional school learning.
Phonics,

Phonics

I have a Masters in Elementary Education and have taught elementary students for 5 years. I have specifically taught lower elementary grades (preschool - 1st grade). Out side of the classroom I have worked with previous tutoring companies providing 1:1 tutoring to kindergarten and pre-kidnergarten students to build phonemic awareness and improve overall fluency in reading and comprehension.
Reading,

Reading

I have taught elementary students for over 5 years. My greatest strength as a tutor and teacher is reading and comprehension. I have successfully increased students' reading levels by 1.5 grades.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I have been trained as an Educational Coach with another tutoring company and have worked specifically with high school students in preparing for tests/exams along with the college application process.
Vocabulary,

Vocabulary

I have a Master's in Elementary Education and have taught and tutored for over 5 years. I am currently completing my Doctoral Degree and am constantly writing papers. My vocabulary is quite extensive and I'd love to help you learn how to incorporate new words into your everyday life.
Grammar

English

ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I was introduced to the world of teaching through teaching ESL while an undergraduate student. Upon completion of my undergraduate degree, I was offered a job to teach ESL in Jelenia Gora, Poland. I taught at that school for eight months before returning back to the U.S.
Reading,

Reading

I have taught elementary students for over 5 years. My greatest strength as a tutor and teacher is reading and comprehension. I have successfully increased students' reading levels by 1.5 grades.
Vocabulary,

Vocabulary

I have a Master's in Elementary Education and have taught and tutored for over 5 years. I am currently completing my Doctoral Degree and am constantly writing papers. My vocabulary is quite extensive and I'd love to help you learn how to incorporate new words into your everyday life.
English, Grammar, Proofreading, TOEFL, Writing

Homeschool

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught elementary education from grades preschool to 1st grade and have tutored elementary students up to third grade. I have a Master's of Arts in Teaching - Elementary Education, however, I am not certified in the subject matter.
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I was introduced to the world of teaching through teaching ESL while an undergraduate student. Upon completion of my undergraduate degree, I was offered a job to teach ESL in Jelenia Gora, Poland. I taught at that school for eight months before returning back to the U.S.
Handwriting,

Handwriting

As a former early childhood teacher, I had to teach children up to grade 3 handwriting. Anything from pre-k students learning to identify letters to 3rd graders learning cursive.
Reading,

Reading

I have taught elementary students for over 5 years. My greatest strength as a tutor and teacher is reading and comprehension. I have successfully increased students' reading levels by 1.5 grades.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I have been trained as an Educational Coach with another tutoring company and have worked specifically with high school students in preparing for tests/exams along with the college application process.
English, Writing

Language

ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I was introduced to the world of teaching through teaching ESL while an undergraduate student. Upon completion of my undergraduate degree, I was offered a job to teach ESL in Jelenia Gora, Poland. I taught at that school for eight months before returning back to the U.S.
TOEFL

Math

SPSS

SPSS

I am completing a doctoral degree with an emphasis in Biostatistics and use SPSS quite frequently to run analysis. I'm also a TA for SPSS application and have tutored doctoral students in the past during dissertation.

Most Popular

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught elementary education from grades preschool to 1st grade and have tutored elementary students up to third grade. I have a Master's of Arts in Teaching - Elementary Education, however, I am not certified in the subject matter.
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I was introduced to the world of teaching through teaching ESL while an undergraduate student. Upon completion of my undergraduate degree, I was offered a job to teach ESL in Jelenia Gora, Poland. I taught at that school for eight months before returning back to the U.S.
Reading,

Reading

I have taught elementary students for over 5 years. My greatest strength as a tutor and teacher is reading and comprehension. I have successfully increased students' reading levels by 1.5 grades.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I have been trained as an Educational Coach with another tutoring company and have worked specifically with high school students in preparing for tests/exams along with the college application process.
English, Writing

Other

College Counseling,

College Counseling

As a professor at a state university one of my tasks include student advisement and counseling for higher education. In this role, I counsel students about essay writing, study skills, and provide guidance on best courses/path to take to attain the end result they desire. In addition, during my graduate studies for my PhD, I served as a graduate assistant where I advised students in the masters program on how to be successful throughout their program and in their career as a new young professional. Other counseling including preparing students to apply for terminal degrees. Furthermore, while as a graduate assistant I developed a coaching program designed to assist students excel in college and transition well into the professional world.
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I was introduced to the world of teaching through teaching ESL while an undergraduate student. Upon completion of my undergraduate degree, I was offered a job to teach ESL in Jelenia Gora, Poland. I taught at that school for eight months before returning back to the U.S.
Study Skills

Study Skills

I have been trained as an Educational Coach with another tutoring company and have worked specifically with high school students in preparing for tests/exams along with the college application process.

Science

Anatomy

Anatomy

I love the study of the human body and enjoy teaching others about this complex system. I have never taught in this content area before but am very knowledgeable in the subject matter.

Special Needs

ADHD,

ADHD

During my years of teaching in the elementary school system I have taught many children with learning disabilities. In fact I have tutored two families for three years with students who were diagnosed with ADD and ADHD.
Phonics,

Phonics

I have a Masters in Elementary Education and have taught elementary students for 5 years. I have specifically taught lower elementary grades (preschool - 1st grade). Out side of the classroom I have worked with previous tutoring companies providing 1:1 tutoring to kindergarten and pre-kidnergarten students to build phonemic awareness and improve overall fluency in reading and comprehension.
Study Skills

Study Skills

I have been trained as an Educational Coach with another tutoring company and have worked specifically with high school students in preparing for tests/exams along with the college application process.

Sports/Recreation

Cooking

Cooking

I have no official training in cooking but as an islander I have expertise in Caribbean cuisine and vegetarian/vegan dishes as I was vegan for several years. I also use to teach health education classes which incorporated some cooking demonstrations.

Summer

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught elementary education from grades preschool to 1st grade and have tutored elementary students up to third grade. I have a Master's of Arts in Teaching - Elementary Education, however, I am not certified in the subject matter.
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I was introduced to the world of teaching through teaching ESL while an undergraduate student. Upon completion of my undergraduate degree, I was offered a job to teach ESL in Jelenia Gora, Poland. I taught at that school for eight months before returning back to the U.S.
Reading,

Reading

I have taught elementary students for over 5 years. My greatest strength as a tutor and teacher is reading and comprehension. I have successfully increased students' reading levels by 1.5 grades.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I have been trained as an Educational Coach with another tutoring company and have worked specifically with high school students in preparing for tests/exams along with the college application process.
Writing

Test Preparation

Career Development,

Career Development

I currently teach undergraduate students at a state school where one of my responsibilities is academic advising. I have worked in various fields (teaching, ballet, political campaigns and law) and have expertise in helping others transition or improve their career outlook.
College Counseling,

College Counseling

As a professor at a state university one of my tasks include student advisement and counseling for higher education. In this role, I counsel students about essay writing, study skills, and provide guidance on best courses/path to take to attain the end result they desire. In addition, during my graduate studies for my PhD, I served as a graduate assistant where I advised students in the masters program on how to be successful throughout their program and in their career as a new young professional. Other counseling including preparing students to apply for terminal degrees. Furthermore, while as a graduate assistant I developed a coaching program designed to assist students excel in college and transition well into the professional world.
Praxis,

Praxis

As a former elementary school teacher I am very familiar with the Praxis exam for early childhood and elementary education. While I chose not to become a certified teacher I am familiar with the exam and requirements for taking and passing.
TOEFL

$45/hour

Joni R.

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