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Torry M.

Torry M. History, Geography, Government, Economics, Sociology

Torry M. History, Geography, Government, Economics, Sociology

$40/hour

  • Sharpstown Houston, TX 77074

About Torry


Bio

I am a certified teacher with twelve years' experience teaching young people and managing groups of teachers in the Houston area. I have a certification in Secondary Social Studies Composite. I have worked with hundreds of English language learners over the years and have deep roots in many of Houston's various cultural communities. I have taught Texas, U.S., and World History, Geography, Government, Economics, and Sociology. I love studying history and sharing my enthusiasm and joy for this...

I am a certified teacher with twelve years' experience teaching young people and managing groups of teachers in the Houston area. I have a certification in Secondary Social Studies Composite. I have worked with hundreds of English language learners over the years and have deep roots in many of Houston's various cultural communities. I have taught Texas, U.S., and World History, Geography, Government, Economics, and Sociology. I love studying history and sharing my enthusiasm and joy for this discipline with young people.

I am a lifelong learner with a passion for education and an intense desire to contribute to my community through service. I have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a good sense of humor. I am an analytical and versatile thinker, with sharp insight into social and historical developments. I graduated with honors, cum laude, from the University of Houston, and recently completed the Film Studies program at Houston Community College. I was elected Teacher of the Year in 2010 at my school. I have a Bachelor of Arts in History with a minor in Film Studies. I graduated with honors, cum laude, from The University of Houston in 1998. I took graduate courses in Education at The University of Houston. I received a Teaching Certificate in History, Geography, and comprehensive Social Studies and taught high school in Houston for many years. I recently completed an Associate of Applied Science, Filmmaking degree at Houston Community College in 2015 and am an aspiring documentary film maker.

I am generally available for tutoring every day from 9am to 9pm and can travel to meet students. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you achieve success in your studies!


Education

University of Houston
History
University of Houston
Graduate Coursework

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $40
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 20 miles of Houston, TX 77074
  • Lesson cancellation: 2 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

History

American History,

American History

I graduated with honors from U of H with a history degree and was voted teacher of the year once at my school.
Social Studies,

Social Studies

I am highly qualified to tutor all levels of Social Studies because I am certified by the State of Texas in Social Studies Composite and have twelve years experience teaching all levels of high school Social Studies. I graduated from The University of Houston with honors and earned a degree in History with a minor in Film Studies. Before attending college I spent several years working as a customer service representative, and have been successful using this experience to help student get what they need to become active learners. I was elected Teacher of the Year at my school in 2010.
European History, Geography, Government & Politics, World History

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Geography, Government & Politics

$40/hour

Torry M.

$40/hour

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