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Shannon D.

Dallas, TX

$40/hour

6 yrs experience junior high, high school, college math & science

In-person lessons
100+ Hours
4.9 average from 40 ratings
Great tutor!
— Roxanne, Arlington, TX on 10/24/11

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University of Texas, Arlington
university of texas at arlington
Master's

Education

University of Texas, Arlington

university of texas at arlington (Master's)

About Shannon

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 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
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Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required

If there is more than one student for the same subject at a time (group tutoring) then the cost is only $35/ hr/ student

Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Dallas, TX 75204
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Great tutor!"

- Roxanne, Arlington, TX on 10/24/11

"Tutoring 10/17"

- Jennifer, Lewisville, TX on 10/18/16

"Knowledgeable and encouraging tutor."

- JENNIFER, Flower Mound, TX on 1/2/16

"Great Tutor!"

- Kristen, Euless, TX on 10/23/11
Math:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Elementary (K-6th),
GED, Geometry, Prealgebra
Test Preparation:
GED, TAKS
Special Needs:
Elementary (K-6th)
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th)
Sports/Recreation:
Track & Field

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.

Algebra 1

I have tutored math including Algebra 1 for nine years.

Algebra 2

I have an MS in biology that required math through Calculus 2. I have tutored math from 6th grade through college algebra level for 9 years.

Biology

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.

Chemistry

I have 9 graduate hours in chemistry and have tutored chemistry at the college level since 2007. I taught chemistry for two years.

Elementary (K-6th)

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.

Genetics

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.

Microbiology

I took microbiology 2 years ago at UTA and received an A in the course. I also have tutored Micro for science majors and for nursing students since then with a high success rate (everyone received at least a B in the course). I love micro and love tutoring/ teaching the subject!

University of Texas, Arlington
university of texas at arlington
Master's

Education

University of Texas, Arlington

university of texas at arlington (Master's)

Great tutor!

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.

— Roxanne, Arlington, TX on 10/24/11

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

If there is more than one student for the same subject at a time (group tutoring) then the cost is only $35/ hr/ student

Travel policy

Shannon will travel within 15 miles of Dallas, TX 75204.