Location: Jupiter FL USA

Tutoring and Homework Help

Expertise: English and Reading
Subjects: Basic English, ESL: English as a Second Language, Grammar, Literature, Reading, Reading Comprehension, Writing

Ms Thadra P. of Jupiter FL USA Tutor Profile

Tutor Personal Information

Name: Ms Thadra P.
Gender: Female   Age: 31-40
Tutoring Style and/or Experience

I am a Florida certified English teacher (Grades 6 - 12). My tutoring style incorporates a meta-cognitive approach which encourages students to reflect on and evaluate their strenth as well as their more challenging areas. I loke to incorporate study skills and critical thinking questions into most of my lessons so students have an integrated understanding of these vital skills.

Tutoring Fee and Tutors Availability

Grades Tutored: Middle School, High School, College, Graduate
Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Contract Availability: Long Term or Open-Ended Tutoring Commitments.
Tutoring Rates: $20.00 to $40.00
Sliding Scale: This tutor offers a sliding scale for students with economic hardships.

Tutor Background

Time Spent Tutoring: More than 10 years
Students Tutored: More than 50
Special/Focus Groups: Gifted/Talented,Home Schooling,Remedial
Educational Level: Masters
Major: English
School: Florida Atlantic University
Awards Current Professional Educators Certificate: English Grades 6-12
ESOL endorsement
Certificate in Womans Studies
Awarded Palm Beach English-Speaking Union Grant to attend Oxford Universitys Summer Program
Awarded 2008 Summer Teaching Fellowship with Big Tree Learning
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars recognition
Boca Raton Community Middle School Career and Community Education Award of Excellence
The College Boards Advanced Placement Language and Literature Summer Institutes
Whos Who of American Teachers recognition in 2003
Recognized by the superintendent of Palm Beach County Schools for making a significant impact on student achievement and offered the Teacher Incentive Plan
Selected as the exemplary teacher to be videotaped during instruction for professional development purposes and also contributed to a documentary on students with Down syndrome and their success in the mainstream classroom
Professional mentor for new teachers in 2004
Teacher Certification: No