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Denise G.

K-12, Adult Ed, and Test Prep . . ."The Patient Tutor"

K-12, Adult Ed, and Test Prep . . ."The Patient Tutor"

$23/hour

  • 413 hours tutoring

About Denise


Bio

My experience:

I am a graduate of WGU (Western Governors University) with a BA in Education. I have experience in tutoring and teaching all grades and adults. I have 20+ years of experience tutoring K-12 students in all subjects, with a concentration in science and math. My experience also extends to tutoring reading, writing, grammar, art, and numerous vocational skills as well. I have worked with adults and students who need help obtaining their GED and preparing for the ASVAB.

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My experience:

I am a graduate of WGU (Western Governors University) with a BA in Education. I have experience in tutoring and teaching all grades and adults. I have 20+ years of experience tutoring K-12 students in all subjects, with a concentration in science and math. My experience also extends to tutoring reading, writing, grammar, art, and numerous vocational skills as well. I have worked with adults and students who need help obtaining their GED and preparing for the ASVAB.

When the opportunity arises, I try to integrate reading and writing into the subject area being tutored. I believe this gives the student strategies to improve self-sufficiency, increase understanding of curriculum, and build academic confidence.

I have had the opportunity to work both in the public school and private and also as an educational volunteer and mentor. I look forward to helping you with your academic needs.

The following is my philosophy of teaching and learning:

Teaching is helping learners acquire knowledge. Helping them to understand the context in which it is acquired, how it was acquired it, and what we do with it afterwards. Teaching is more than just what happens in the classroom; it is the effective, humane management of complex human interaction.

As a teacher and tutor I strive to create a personal learning environment for each student that is motivating, supportive, and engaging. In addition, I want to make it challenging and inspiring. It is my responsibility to guide and nurture students and help them take ownership of their learning with pride and without hesitation.

I believe a hands on approach, whenever possible, enables the student to create a link between theory and experience allowing them to become more involved in the learning process as well as increased efficacy in personal accomplishments. Hands on learning takes additional work on the teacher’s part, but the engagement with the student can create an excellent teacher-student relationship. In addition, hands-on learning is an exceptional


Education

Western Governors University
BA Education

Policies

  • Hourly Rate: $23
  • Rate details: Cancellation policy: $50 is charged if you cancel/skip without 8 hr. advanced notice. A "no show" is more than 15 min late for your lesson, which will be canceled and you will be charged $50.
  • Lesson cancellation: 8 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Art

Drawing

Drawing

I am a Professional Artist with over 38 years of experience in drawing, painting, pottery, and sculpture. My specialty centers around drawing and inking. I won my first award in art at age of 10, with my first prestigious award, the Pennsylvania Governor's Award in Art, at the age of 17.

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GED

GED

I have a Degree in Education with my concentration in Science and Math. Over 22 years of experience tutoring K-12, GED, ABE, SAT, and more. A solid understanding of core knowledge as well as the pedagogy.

Test Preparation

ASVAB,

ASVAB

With my degree in education, preparing students to pass the ASVAB, both online and in-person, is my specialty. I have been tutoring the ASVAB for over 10 years. I can help you with your core knowledge along with your test taking skills and study skills as well. Are you ready to work hard and achieve your goal?
GED

GED

I have a Degree in Education with my concentration in Science and Math. Over 22 years of experience tutoring K-12, GED, ABE, SAT, and more. A solid understanding of core knowledge as well as the pedagogy.

Examples of Expertise


Denise has provided examples of their subject expertise by answering 8 questions submitted by students on Wyzant’s Ask an Expert.

Ratings and Reviews


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Patient and kind ❤

She taught me new ways to find the answer . was patient and kind but also was fun about doing the problems . Wish what she taught me I was taught sooner ! Was very helpful and useful to what I need to get done . Thank you so much

Brieanna, 1 lesson with Denise

Math

Denise taught ratios and presented the material clearly. She was friendly and patient. My daughter left asking when her next session is. This is a big deal because she struggles in math.

Edie, 19 lessons with Denise

Great tutor!

I have only had a few lessons with Denis and I feel like I am actually starting to really learn and understand things I have struggled with. Denise has a great way of teaching and communicating things so you truly understand it. I highly recommend!

Gregery , 6 lessons with Denise

Knowledgeable,patient and kind

Denise is great, She is a lovely person in general but her way of tutoring is amazing and very helpful. She really goes the extra mile to help you understand what you are struggling with.

Alexia, 4 lessons with Denise

Great tutor

She was really great explaining and walking through the problems. Help understand it better.I really struggled before but now I’m getting it. More sessions to come.

Gabe, 14 lessons with Denise

Excellent, excellent tutor

Denise is patient, kind, friendly and knows the material. My son enjoys the tutoring lessons with her. He finishes them happy not frustrated. I highly recommend her,

Amy, 20 lessons with Denise

Math

Denise taught ratios and presented the material clearly. She was friendly and patient. My daughter left asking when her next session is. This is a big deal because she struggles in math.

Edie, 19 lessons with Denise

Math

Denise taught ratios and presented the material clearly. She was friendly and patient. My daughter left asking when her next session is. This is a big deal because she struggles in math.

Edie, 19 lessons with Denise

Math

Denise taught ratios and presented the material clearly. She was friendly and patient. My daughter left asking when her next session is. This is a big deal because she struggles in math.

Edie, 19 lessons with Denise
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$23/hour

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$23/hour

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Response time: 3 hours