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George D.

Science tutoring

Science tutoring

$35/hour

  • Topsham, VT 05076

About George


Bio

I've spent 21 years in school even though I skipped 8th grade. I've logged, farmed and been published. My thesis was on fresh water sponges but my interests are far broader. I'm provisionally certified to teach biology in Vt. through June 2013.

I truly love teaching and just finished filling in for a teacher doing maternity leave at U32 in E. Montpelier. I believe I'm good at finding real world connections to the subject at hand that facilitates learning. To emphasize the concept of...

I've spent 21 years in school even though I skipped 8th grade. I've logged, farmed and been published. My thesis was on fresh water sponges but my interests are far broader. I'm provisionally certified to teach biology in Vt. through June 2013.

I truly love teaching and just finished filling in for a teacher doing maternity leave at U32 in E. Montpelier. I believe I'm good at finding real world connections to the subject at hand that facilitates learning. To emphasize the concept of biological magnification I involved cannibalism and implored my students to only eat vegetarians. They were the only group among three in the school that nailed that question on the final.


Education

Lyndon State College Vermont
undergrad
Dartmouth College
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $35
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 40 miles of Topsham, VT 05076
  • Lesson cancellation: 8 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

Schedule

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Subjects

Science

Zoology,

Zoology

I have a good handle on Linnean classification and the evolutionary march to complexity without falling into the anthropomorphic smugness of some. We are after all, animals ourselves; vertebrata, mammalia, primata, Homo sapiens.
Ecology

$35/hour

George D.

$35/hour

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