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Lori H.

Durham, NC

$50/hour

Psychology, Sociology, History and English Tutor

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Hillsdale College
History Psychology
University of South Carolina - Columbia
Master's
University of South Carolina--Columbia
Graduate Coursework

Education

Hillsdale College (History Psychology)

University of South Carolina - Columbia (Master's)

University of South Carolina--Columbia (Graduate Coursework)

About Lori

I currently teach sociology part-time at two different colleges. Tutoring would be an additional way to help students gain understanding in the sometimes difficult fields of psychology and sociology.

Previously I taught full-time for 24 years, both psychology and sociology, at the community college level in both North Carolina and South Carolina. I have able to teach at this level due to my Masters in psychology and 30 plus graduate hours in sociology.

Prior to teaching full time, I taught psychology part-time while obtaining my teacher certification in social studies. I briefly taught American History at the secondary school level in SC but choose to pursue post-secondary education as a career.

As an added benefit to those seeking tutoring, I received my bachelors degree in both psychology and history. Therefore, I have tutored both high school level students and college level students in psychology, sociology and history at various times in the past.

Although my educational credentials are more oriented towards the social sciences, I considerable experience in helping students with writing projects and would be a helpful tutor for students working on papers in many subjects.

I would be particularly useful as a tutor for someone in college level psychology and sociology classes or someone in high school AP courses in psychology, sociology or history or someone writing papers for higher level courses.
I currently teach sociology part-time at two different colleges. Tutoring would be an additional way to help students gain understanding in the sometimes difficult fields of psychology and sociology.

Previously I taught full-time for 24 years, both psychology and sociology, at the community college level in both North Carolina and South
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 35 miles of Durham, NC 27703
In-person lessons
Science:
Psychology,
Sociology
English:
ACT English, English, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English
History:
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Political Science,
Social Studies,
World History
Elementary Education:
Reading, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Political Science

I am certified to teach political science as part of my certification in secondary social studies (South Carolina).

Psychology

Master's Degree in Psychology, 1986
Graduate certificate in Gerontology, 1993
33 hours of graduate-level Sociology, 1996
Full-time or adjunct college instructor of Psychology since 1985

Social Studies

After attending Lander University and completing my student teaching, I was certificated in Secondary Education, Social Studies from 1989 - 2004 in South Carolina.

I have had undergraduate courses in political science, economics, history, psychology and sociology (B.A.).

I have had graduate courses in economics, sociology and psychology (M.A.).

I have taught classes in American government, history, psychology and sociology.

Sociology

After attaining my Master degree in psychology, I returned to graduate school to obtain additional hours in gerontology (Certificate of Graduate Studies - 18 hours) and in sociology (33 hours).

Since 1990, I have been teaching college level courses in sociology at the following institutions: York Technical College, Alamance Community College, Wake Technical Community College and The Chef's Academy.

Hillsdale College
History Psychology
University of South Carolina - Columbia
Master's
University of South Carolina--Columbia
Graduate Coursework

Education

Hillsdale College (History Psychology)

University of South Carolina - Columbia (Master's)

University of South Carolina--Columbia (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Lori will travel within 35 miles of Durham, NC 27703.