If you select this option, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.
B.A. James Madison University (magna cum laude)
JAMES MADISION UNIVERSITY & STATE OF VA. (MEd)
Hi! I'm Becca.
I've taught middle school for the past 8 years and I am certified to teach grades 6-12 in ALL social studies. I have experience tutoring elementary children in math and reading. I have a Master's of Teaching degree from James Madison University.
As a teacher, I believe focused learning and practice helps students master content quickly. While I am not personally a fan of homework in my classroom, I do believe students need to study and practice to succeed. I believe that when students "play" with the material, they are able to master the information and concepts more effectively.
I am able to help with test taking strategies, organization skills, essay coaching, and homework in general. I believe no one student is alike. I approach tutoring from an individualized style - catering to the needs of the student based on unique skills, interests, and personality. I work with the student to set realistic goals and to provide a motivation and rewards system to encourage successful completion of goals.
Teaching is my passion and watching the "light-bulb" moments make it all worthwhile! Hi! I'm Becca.
I've taught middle school for the past 8 years and I am certified to teach grades 6-12 in ALL social studies. I have experience tutoring elementary children in math and Read more
Cancellation within 24hours is charged 1/2 of the hourly rate.
Thank you for accepted my son as your student. I hope he will feel comfortable to work with you with long term relationship. Right now, I would like him to improve in writing such as: using verbs correctly, spelling that he has big issue. I know you will evaluate him more with next few lessons and let me know what you think about him.
Again, thank you for your time. See you on Tuesday 8/14 at 6:00 pm.
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.
I have many years of experience teaching people with ADD/ADHD in a team taught special education classroom setting. Most of the time, a setting change and/or activity change will help the student grasp the concept.
I love HISTORY! The relationships between cause and effect are key to understanding how the world works.
I am a Civics teacher. What is Civics, you ask? Government and Economics!
A personal passion of mine is traveling; which goes hand-in-hand with geography! Flags, capitals, countries, and maps - I love to turn studying geography into a fun game!
I am a Civics teacher and Government & Politics is the emphasis of my course. I also took several classes in college about International Government, as I double majored in Education and International Affairs.
There are no if's, and's, or but's about it; in the Age of Technology, grammar is key to a good first impression!
Becca I. passed a background check on 8/1/12. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.
After sending a message to Becca, you will be able to order a new background check for $7.99. As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.