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Tracy B.

Greenville, SC

$45/hour

Biology, Elementary/MS Science, Elem. Math--Pre-Algebra, Photography

In-person lessons

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James Madison University
Biology
Rutger's University
Master's

Education

James Madison University (Biology)

Rutger's University (Master's)

About Tracy

My love of teaching began when I started working as a Naturalist for the Monmouth County Park System in NJ after graduating with a B.S. in Biology at James Madison University. I started teaching Environmental Education classes for the parks while getting my Master's degree at Rutgers University in Ecology/Entomology. Besides teaching various subjects in science, I also taught classes in natural history and basic art and photography. At Rutgers, I was a teaching assistant in the Ecology department and while earning my Master's, I also completed their Science Teacher Certification program and received certification for Middle School Science and High School Biology.

I have always loved talking about and explaining science and art/photography and sharing my love of the natural world with others. I have worked with pre-school through adult students. I worked for the MCPS for many years until moving to Bethlehem. Since then I have been lucky to be able to cyber-school my children and help them with their studies. While raising my children, I received Professional Photographer Certification from the New York Institute of Photography and have been running my own portrait and nature photography business.

I was an excellent math student throughout my schooling and I have worked with my three children throughout Elementary and Middle School. I can help with basic math through pre-Algebra.

My background in Science (B.S. in Biology and M.S. in Ecology/Entomology, summa cum laude), as well as my Teacher Certification (Middle School Science and High School Biology), makes me highly qualified to tutor various subjects in science.

I received a Professional Photographer Certification from NYIP and have run my own photography business for 10 years. I am proficient in the use of Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop, as well as other photo editing software and Wordpress.

I know that sometimes certain classes and topics can be very difficult to comprehend. I would love the opportunity to help you understand the subjects you may be struggling with, or would like to improve in, so that you can have success. Please contact me to learn more and see if I would be a good fit as your tutor.
My love of teaching began when I started working as a Naturalist for the Monmouth County Park System in NJ after graduating with a B.S. in Biology at James Madison University. I started teaching Environmental Education classes for the parks while getting my Master's degree at Rutgers University in Ecology/Entomology. Besides teaching various Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Greenville, SC 29607
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
Science:
Biology, Ecology, Elementary Science
Art:
Adobe Photoshop, Photography
Computer:
Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Photoshop, Photography
Special Needs:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Photography

There are numerous reasons why I believe I am considered to be highly qualified as a photography tutor. To start, I have taken many photography courses over the years, including Black & White Photography I & II, and Color Photography and have also completed the New York Institute of Photography certification program. I have been involved in many aspects of photography throughout my life, including being a part of yearbook staffs, teaching art and photography classes, and running my own Portrait and Nature Photography business for the past 10 years here in PA. I am also a member of the Hillcrest Camera Club where I have received numerous photography awards and have been asked to be a judge at their monthly and end of the year competitions.

James Madison University
Biology
Rutger's University
Master's

Education

James Madison University (Biology)

Rutger's University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Tracy will travel within 15 miles of Greenville, SC 29607.