Margo S.

Hoboken, NJ

$60/hour

Let's have fun as we learn!

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Background check passed as of 9/19/12
4.0 average from 1 ratings

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New Jersey City University

Education

New Jersey City University

About Margo

Hi,

I am a veteran teacher who divided my adult life between professional teaching and acting. Most of my thirty-three years of teaching experience was for the Hoboken, New Jersey School System. I took early retirement a few years ago to further pursue my professional acting career. I have learned in the few years since retirement that I really missed the student-teacher relationship.

Since I am an artist, I believe that education should be creative and fun. I like to remove the stress from the learning situation by making my students feel confident about their skills. In creating a positive environment, students thrive. I would love to meet with you and help you or your child become the top-rate student that he/she probably is. I hope to hear from you.

All the best,
Margo
Hi,

I am a veteran teacher who divided my adult life between professional teaching and acting. Most of my thirty-three years of teaching experience was for the Hoboken, New Jersey School System. I took early retirement a few years ago to further pursue my professional acting career. I have learned in the few years since retirement that
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Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Hoboken, NJ 07030
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
English:
English,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading, SAT Writing
History:
Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

I have a B.A. with Elementary Education as my major.

English

I taught 5th and 6th Language Arts for thirty-three years. I love the age level and love to encourage students to read and write.

Social Studies

I taught sixth grade Social Studies for many years in my career.

New Jersey City University

Education

New Jersey City University

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Margo will travel within 15 miles of Hoboken, NJ 07030.