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Jared W.

Montezuma Creek, UT

$40/hour

Licensed teacher with experience at all education levels

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Dixie State College and Southern Utah University

Education

Dixie State College and Southern Utah University

About Jared

Experienced tutor. I've tutored at Southern Utah University and Dixie State College, but also have extensive experience working with middle and high school students and some elementary experience. In addition to teaching general academic subjects (math, science, literature, etc.) I also teach a variety of musical instruments from trumpet and trombone to piano and guitar. I am a licensed secondary education teacher and am looking forward to sharing my expertise with any one with the desire to succeed. Experienced tutor. I've tutored at Southern Utah University and Dixie State College, but also have extensive experience working with middle and high school students and some elementary experience. In addition to teaching general academic subjects (math, science, literature, etc.) I also teach a variety of musical instruments from trumpet and Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

Music lessons default rate will be $50/hr.

Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Montezuma Creek, UT 84534
In-person lessons
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Trigonometry
Science:
ACT Science, Biology, Elementary Science, Zoology
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Bible Studies,
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Language:
Reading
History:
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Music History,
Social Studies,
World History
Special Needs:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Reading
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary

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.

Ballroom Dancing

I am a former member of the Southern Utah University Ballroom Dance Company. I took four semesters of social and ballroom dance at the college level. I was a Semi-finalist in cha cha at the Desert Challenge at UNLV.

Basketball

I was MVP in my city in school. I've been playing basketball both on organized teams and just for fun since I was a few years old. I helped coach two children's teams since finishing high school.

Bible Studies

I've been a Sunday school teacher for several years and a full time missionary for a couple years. I was once the president of my congregation's entire Sunday school program. I've also studied comparative religions and the Bible as literature.

Cello

I have a degree in music education. I played cello while studying string methods. I taught orchestra at the middle school level.

Chess

I was a member of my middle school chess team. I am familiar with rules and various modes of play. I'm no professional, but for someone learning or wanting a live opponent with a strong background, I'm sufficient.

Clarinet

I have a degree in music education. I have experience teaching all instruments at the middle school level. I have taken several college courses in music instruction including learning the clarinet and how to tech the clarinet.

Composition (Music)

I have a degree in music education. I have studied extensively music theory, composition, form, and orchestrating/arranging music. I've taught the basics of music composition as a teacher at a public school. I have composed several short pieces as part of class and on my own.

Drums

I have been playing drums since I was young. I have a degree in music education. I have experience teaching all instruments at the middle school level. I have taken several college courses in music instruction and learning the various instruments. I also recently taught two classes of just percussion, and my percussion ensemble competed in the Utah PAS festival. I learned percussion under the supervision of a Grammy award winning artist.

Ear Training

I have a degree in music education, including several years worth of ear training and aural skills. I've taught music, including some ear training, in public schools. I am now licensed to teach ear training at the secondary level.

Film

I took a collegiate film course recently. I have acted in three short films. I recently directed and produced two short films as well. I have a huge repertoire of films I am familiar with. My knowledge includes subjects ranging from cinematography, acting, production design, scoring, and much more.

Flute

I first played flute when in elementary school. I now have a degree in music education. I have experience teaching all instruments at the middle school level. I have taken several college courses in music instruction, including learning how to play and teach the flute. I am also able to perform minor repairs on flutes.

General Music

I recently taught two courses of general music at the middle school level. I have a degree in music education and am a licensed music teacher. I have extensive knowledge of music theory, history, and many other related subjects. I can teach all basic instruments, singing, reading and notating music, and any other music subjects in conjunction with this tutoring.

Guitar

I have a degree in music education. I've taught guitar classes at the middle school level. I've played guitar for several years. I'm able to teach lead and rhythm guitar, classical and popular music, and numerous different styles. I read music as well as tablature and chords.

Music History

I have taken at least four semesters of music history at the collegiate level. I've also studied the history of American popular music and music of the world. I am a licensed teacher of music and have a degree in music education. I recently taught medieval through romantic music period to my general music classes. I also have experience tutoring this subject at middle school and collegiate levels.

Oboe

I have a degree in music education. I have experience teaching all instruments at the middle school level. I have taken several college courses in music instruction, including learning the basics of teaching oboe. I also have worked with some of the top oboists in the nation such as the New York Opera's principal oboist.

Piano

I have a degree in music education. I have experience teaching all instruments at the middle school level. I have taken several college courses in music instruction and learning the various instruments. I've also played piano since I was in first grade, and have taken piano at the collegiate level.

Saxophone

I have a degree in music education. I have experience teaching all instruments at the middle school level. I have taken several college courses in music instruction and learning the various instruments. I can teach in various styles, including working on jazz and improvisation.

Sight Singing

I have been singing, both alone and in performing ensembles, since I was in elementary school. I have taught choirs both in church groups and in public schools. I have studied sight singing at a university and currently hold a degree and teacher's license in music education. I am familiar with fixed do, solfege, interval recognition, and other approaches and teach the ability to perform music by sight regularly in my music classes.

Social Studies

I have been approved in American, European, and world history, government and politics, and other related subjects. I have tutored political science courses while employed as a tutor at Dixie State. I am also a licensed teacher.

Songwriting

In addition to my very extensive musical training, including a degree in music education, I have had great experience writing songs. I have written several songs for guitar and piano, many of which I also wrote the lyrics. I am also familiar with the processes of copyrighting, selling, and producing music. I am a licensed music teacher, and have collaborated on many songs while in that capacity as well.

Tennis

I was a member of my high school varsity tennis team. I played our number two doubles position. As I recall, we had a winning season. I can teach basic to intermediate skills.

Track & Field

I've competed in hurdles, relays, and distances from 200 meters to 5Ks. My experience beyond track is limited. I do have some long jump experience.

Trombone

I've played trombone since I was in fifth grade, including specializing in trombone as a university music student. I have a degree in music education. I have experience teaching trombone at all levels of experience. I have taken several college courses in music instruction and learning the various instruments. I am currently the primary referred trombone and euphonium instructor for Riverton Music.

Trumpet

I have a degree in music education. I have experience teaching all instruments at the middle school level. I have taken several college courses in music instruction and trumpet. I have played trumpet for several years, including playing jazz. I have worked with professional trumpet players and taught dozens of young trumpet students.

Violin

I have a degree in music education. I have experience teaching all instruments at the middle school level. I have taken several college courses in music instruction and playing violin. I purchased my first violin several years ago. I was originally self-taught, but have had that learning enhanced by my studies at Southern Utah University.

Voice (Music)

I am a licensed music teacher with a degree in music education. I've performed and studied voice at the collegiate level. I've taught middle school voice classes as well.

Zoology

I've been approved in biology. I have a strong background in zoological studies. I tutored zoology related topics while employed as a tutor at Dixie State College.

Dixie State College and Southern Utah University

Education

Dixie State College and Southern Utah University

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Music lessons default rate will be $50/hr.

Travel policy

Jared will travel within 20 miles of Montezuma Creek, UT 84534.