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Ms. AnneMarie G.

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"I have 20 years of combined teaching experience in levels from preschool through adult school. I have taught in public, private, charter, and adult schools in several states. In addition to my teaching experience, my husband and I have raised three children; ages 20, 18, and 17. Each of our children faced significant challenges in their education journey and I know being a parent and walking them more...

"I have 20 years of combined teaching experience in levels from preschool through adult school. I have taught in public, private, charter, and adult schools in several states. In addition to my teaching experience, my husband and I have raised three children; ages 20, 18, and 17. Each of our children faced significant challenges in their education journey and I know being a parent and walking them through their challenges has enriched my teaching immeasurably.

I am adept at individualized instruction techniques. I am familiar with a handy toolbox of tricks and tools to help students succeed. I am compassionate, intuitive, and creative. I understand that before any learning can take place, a foundation of trust and mutual respect must be built. I have a quick sense of humor and genuinely love students. Nothing makes me happier than seeing a student push through a barrier to a new personal best.

Success breeds self-confidence. A good tutor can nurture a student's skill set and confidence. This can translate to success across all subject matter. I know secondary school is more stressful than ever. I would relish the opportunity to take some of the stress out of school for a student. I look forward to meeting you!

I have taught English and Social Studies in grades 5-11. Colleges and companies are looking for candidates who can communicate effectively in the new marketplace. Writing and speaking skills are more important than ever. Students who can present themselves well will perform better on tests and in school subjects. Although computers have opened many doors to information, students have been conditioned to think on a surface level. It is critical for students to learn the building blocks of effective communication. I can help individuals work toward comfort and fluency.

In addition to being a teacher, I am a pastry chef. Both jobs share the same satisfaction of using my tools to create something new! I have always had a penchant for developing students' confidence and look for" less...

Details

fee: $65 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 20 miles
meeting type: in-person (not online)

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website: on file

Education and Qualifications

certified: AnneMarie G. is a certified tutor

Santa Clara Univ, English, Writing

Cal State Univ. Hayward CA, Other

Dubuque, IA 52002

Subjects Tutored

Grammar - English - Literature - Proofreading