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University of Texas, Arlington
university of texas at arlington (Master's)
My name is Shannon. I have been a tutor for AISD, UTA and the surrounding private schools. I have and continue to tutor math for grades 5 through high school (as high as Algebra II). I also tutor biology and chemistry. I have a B.S. in Honors Biology and M.S. in Biology.
In my tutoring sessions I use Socrates's method. I use questions to draw the answer out of the student, thereby facilitating long term memory instead of instant answers without thinking. I have found my students improve their overall grade this way not just their homework grade. I also help teach the students how to recognize what type of question is being and how to answer that question.
I look forward to working with all of you and helping your school year be successful! My name is Shannon. I have been a tutor for AISD, UTA and the surrounding private schools. I have and continue to tutor math for grades 5 through high school (as high as Algebra II). I also tutor … Read more
If there is more than one student for the same subject at a time (group tutoring) then the cost is only $35/ hr/ student
Shannon has helped my daughter enormously with Chemistry this past summer and is currently helping her with microbiology. She is dependable and flexible with my daughter’s very busy schedule. I would highly recommend Shannon as a tutor.
We have already seen a difference in Kate's math grades. We know she has her struggles with math. However, she LOVES Ms. Shannon & actually looks forward to doing math with Shannon!! That alone is priceless to us. Thank you to Ms. Shannon for being such a great role model :-)
On 1st impression Shannon was confident and knowledgeable, made daughter comfortable right away, and provided multiple study tips to better prepare for exams. We will continue to work with Shannon for remainder of semester.
Shannon is easy to work with and she explains the information I'm learning in a way I can understand. Great chemistry tutor!
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I have my M.S. in biology. I currently teach intro to biology at the college level but have taught biology at a high school and for home school students.
I have 9 graduate hours in chemistry and have tutored chemistry at the college level since 2007. I taught chemistry for two years.
I have a B.S. in Honors Biology and M.S. in Biology. For 5th and 6th grade math I have worked with students for 6 years. I have taught fractions, decimals, multiplying, dividing, percents, measurements, basic geometric shapes, graphs, word problems, TAKS prep., etc.
I took genetics and received an A in the course at the University of Texas at Arlington. I have also been the SI leader for the course at UTA and have studied genetics on a more in depth level during grad school at UTA. I have taken several advance classes using genetics including developmental biology, population genetics, biochem I, II, and metabolism and regulation.