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Debra G.

Houston, TX

$35/hour

I love learning and want to teach you to love it as much as I do!

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University of Houston
Education, Minor-Psychology

Education

University of Houston (Education, Minor-Psychology)

About Debra

I have a degree in Education from University of Houston. I have been a teacher/tutor for three years as well as an HISD Associate teacher (substitute teacher) for grades K-8 specializing in reading comprehension strategies, science and all forms of writing (expository, narrative, creative and more. Additionally, I work with children K-6 on good math practices and specialize in GO MATH.

I am an outstanding English tutor because of my knowledge and love for all things "English/Language Arts," as well as my ability to quickly and accurately assess what a student needs to focus on in their studies with me. I believe that if someone is good or really good at English or writing, I will "fine-tune" them, if you will, to be great writers and to understand the writing process thoroughly from beginning to end.

I believe that learning CAN be fun and I aim for any student I work with to be able to learn a particular process or strategy that works for them and that gives him/her a "lightbulb" moment about a subject. From that point, it my goal to help the student grow and succeed academically as long as I am working with them.
I have a degree in Education from University of Houston. I have been a teacher/tutor for three years as well as an HISD Associate teacher (substitute teacher) for grades K-8 specializing in reading comprehension strategies, science Read more

Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Houston, TX 77008
In-person lessons
English:
Bible Studies,
English, Grammar, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Vocabulary

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Bible Studies

My grandfather was a minister for the Church of Christ (similar in belief and practice to Southern Baptists) for 63 years until his passing at the age of 93. I literally have been studying the Bible, (King James Version) for almost 40 years.

University of Houston
Education, Minor-Psychology

Education

University of Houston (Education, Minor-Psychology)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Debra will travel within 10 miles of Houston, TX 77008.