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Peggy O.

Olympia, WA

$65/hour

Elementary School and College Psychology Tutor

Background check passed as of 3/11/15
5.0 average from 1 ratings

$65/Hour


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Portland State University
Psychology
City College of City University of New York
Master's
Capella University
Master's

Education

Portland State University (Psychology)

City College of City University of New York (Master's)

Capella University (Master's)

About Peggy

I have been working with students for 20 years. I have taught early childhood through college. Currently, I am an adjunct college instructor teaching psychology courses. I can help you gain the study skills you need and help you understand the concepts.

I can also help your child read. Reading is an important skill and should be enjoyable! I believe the key to teaching reading is in sharing the joy. Phonics is a key tool, but wanting to read is the best motivation.

I have am a WA State certified teacher in early childhood, elementary, and 4-12 Psychology. I have a Bachelor degree in Psychology. I have a Master's degree in Guidance and Counseling. I have a Master's degree in Psychology.

I am the parent of two young adult and understand parent concerns from the perspective of the parent, the teacher, and the counselor.

Online tutoring is available!
I have been working with students for 20 years. I have taught early childhood through college. Currently, I am an adjunct college instructor teaching psychology courses. I can help you gain the study skills you need and help you understand the concepts.

I can also help your child read. Reading is an important skill and should be
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Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required

2 hour minimum per session.

Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Olympia, WA 98512
Background Check: Passed
Math:
Algebra 1, Discrete Math, Elementary Math
Science:
Psychology
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading,
Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
GED
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Windows
History:
American History
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Dyslexia
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading,
Spelling, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Business:
Microsoft Excel

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

I am certified in early childhood, elementary, and 4-12 Psychology.

GED

Taught multiple ability level GED/Adult Basic education courses for a local college.

Psychology

Peggy holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology, a master’s degree in Education, Counseling and Guidance and a master’s degree in Psychology. She has worked as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, Family Academic Liaison, Juvenile Rehabilitation Counselor, and as a Counselor in private practice. She taught preschool, kindergarten, college courses and substituted everything in between. At the college level she has taught a variety of courses including Introduction to Psychology, Introduction to Sociology, Marriage and Family, and Lifespan Developmental Psychology.

Reading

I am a trained elementary teacher with experience with all ages.

Study Skills

I am a certified K-12 teacher. In addition, I have taught GED/Adult Basic skills courses. I have also taught college Psychology, Sociology and Human Dynamics (study skills, time management for first term students).

Portland State University
Psychology
City College of City University of New York
Master's
Capella University
Master's

Education

Portland State University (Psychology)

City College of City University of New York (Master's)

Capella University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $65.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

2 hour minimum per session.

Travel policy

Peggy will travel within 20 miles of Olympia, WA 98512.