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I am a senior at Duke University majoring in biology. I am also a student in Duke's Elementary Teaching Preparation Program and in the Fall of 2015 will be teaching elementary school with Teach for America. Through the education program at Duke I am enrolled in the Hill Center's Reading Achievement Program which teaches reading intervention strategies for struggling readers. Additionally, I have tutored and worked as a teaching assistant extensively in Durham Public Schools for the past four years with students grades PreK through 8th in all subject areas. As a biology major at Duke I have completed coursework in collegiate level math and science courses including biology, chemistry and physics and as a private tutor have worked many hours with high school students in math and science. I am a firm believer that learning should be fun and I enjoy more than ever passing that joy and love for learning on to my students. I am a senior at Duke University majoring in biology. I am also a student in Duke's Elementary Teaching Preparation Program and in the Fall of 2015 will be teaching elementary school with Teach for America. Through the education program at Duke I am enrolled in the Hill Center's … Read more
Kelly is knowledge of material. Offers good strategies for retaining the material. I would recommend Kelly to my friends. Prepare well before tutoring session.
Both my kids really like her. She is very well prepared for PreAlegbra, Geometry & Biology. We would highly recommend her.
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I have taken chemistry for two years in high school: Honors Chemistry and AP Chemistry. I received a 5 on my AP Chemistry exam and a 700 on my SAT Chemistry Subject Test. Also I took an additional year of General Chemistry at Duke this fall and received an A in the course.
For the past three years I have worked at Central Park Elementary School in Durham, NC. I have worked with students K-5 in math and reading. In the subject of reading I have helped teach student how to read through improving fluency, phonics, and reading comprehension. In the subject of math I have worked with students on fractions, decimals, adding, subtracting, multiplication, division and problem solving.
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