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Ms. Courtney H.

specializes in Education Consulting, College Prep, Coaching, Mentoring, and Tutoring · female

"UPDATE (January 16, 2019): Special offer for M2M, Nextdoor, and Friends of Covenant Day members of only $75 (additional discounts available if purchasing packages). For a limited time only!

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My name is Courtney H. I grew up in education, and the principles of education are in my bones. My parents helped start a school, sat on the board of another, and were founding board members of the more...

"UPDATE (January 16, 2019): Special offer for M2M, Nextdoor, and Friends of Covenant Day members of only $75 (additional discounts available if purchasing packages). For a limited time only!

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My name is Courtney H. I grew up in education, and the principles of education are in my bones. My parents helped start a school, sat on the board of another, and were founding board members of the North Dakota Home School Association. I started teaching at the age of thirteen during summer breaks. I have taught professionally, for nearly twenty years. I have coached soccer. I co-founded a school and taught a wide array of subjects there for three years, including Latin, Rhetoric, General Science, and History. For over fifteen years, I have also worked as an education consultant and tutor.

I am prepared to work with students in all subjects through high school, and I am well-versed in test preparation (ACT, SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc.) and all aspects of college planning. I have had outstanding success in the past working with students who have a variety of "learning disabilities," including ADD/ADHD and dyslexia. I tutor college-level and other adult students in a variety of subjects, including writing, grad school prep and planning, and career planning.

My particular specialties, in addition to ACT and SAT preparation, are in the liberal arts--reading comprehension, writing, logic and reasoning, and language studies, for example. I have had a great deal of experience helping students with their reading skills; I taught writing at the college level for five-and-a-half years; I have taught logic and rhetoric courses; and I have studied eight foreign languages at varying levels (Latin, Greek, Hebrew, Spanish, French, German, and Russian; German is my current focus.) I have done ESL tutoring, though I do not have ESL certification.

I can help students at all levels with their study skills, and analyzing a student's study skills always plays a role in my tutoring. At a basic level, it is the skill in studying that determi" less...

Details

fee: $90 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 5 miles
meeting type: either in-person or online

Contact

website: on file

Education and Qualifications

certified: Courtney H. is a certified tutor

New St. Andrews College, Liberal Arts and Culture

University of Louisiana at Monroe, Masters

Charlotte, NC 28211

Subjects Tutored

Algebra 1 - Algebra 2 - Grammar - Microsoft Excel - General Computer - Geometry - Microsoft Word - Microsoft PowerPoint - Latin - Reading - Writing - English - SAT Math - Proofreading - SAT Reading - SAT Writing - Elementary Math - Elementary (K-6th) - Phonics - Study Skills - ESL/ESOL - ADHD - Desktop Publishing - ISEE - Logic - ACT Reading - ACT English - ACT Math - ACT Science