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John C.

Marston, NC

$45/hour

Adaptive and innovative educator experienced in Math and Science

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Wingate University
Ed. B.A. Math Scienc

Education

Wingate University (Ed. B.A. Math Scienc)

About John

Hello,

My name is JD. I have over 13 years experience teaching math and science in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. I am familiar with the Common Core Standards for North Catolina. I have been the committee chair for the math department, science department, all three grade levels, and many more. I am fluent with Microsoft Office. I earned a B.A. in Math Education and Science Education from UNC Pembroke. I also earned a B.S. in Biology from Wingate University with minors in Environmental Biology and Chemistry.

I have a very adapting teaching style. I believe that each student learns a different way and that the best approach is what suits the student. I do not believe in lectures, but in a hands on approach that guides the student through the learning process. One of my favorite styles is letting the student study independently for a few minutes and then have them "teach me" the lesson. While they do this I offer them soft assistance but let them solve and teach the problem as much as possible. I also believe that most students attention span is no more than twelve minutes. After that time has been reached I like to change the the approach and do some type of movement activity. I have found that certain styles of music enhance this part of the lesson.
Hello,

My name is JD. I have over 13 years experience teaching math and science in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. I am familiar with the Common Core Standards for North Catolina. I have been the committee chair for the math
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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Marston, NC 28363
In-person lessons
Math:
Actuarial Science, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Probability, Statistics
Science:
Anatomy, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Ecology, Physical Science, Zoology
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science

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Wingate University
Ed. B.A. Math Scienc

Education

Wingate University (Ed. B.A. Math Scienc)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

John will travel within 25 miles of Marston, NC 28363.