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Ms. Cassandra M.

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"Hi! My name is Cassandra, but most people call me Cass. I have had experience with tutoring elementary aged children in reading and math, and I've always found it to be a blast! I get that some things take time, so patience is required, but I am willing to help kids work through even things that they can't begin to make sense of. I'm currently a Junior at UAH, with good grades and study habits, and my more...

"Hi! My name is Cassandra, but most people call me Cass. I have had experience with tutoring elementary aged children in reading and math, and I've always found it to be a blast! I get that some things take time, so patience is required, but I am willing to help kids work through even things that they can't begin to make sense of. I'm currently a Junior at UAH, with good grades and study habits, and my experience with knowing how children learn grows every year.

I love tutoring because I love to see how excited kids get when they finally understand something that has been bothering them. I remember those days from my childhood, and especially with the growing number of students in schools, you won't always get all the attention and help you need. I've worked through in-school tutoring programs in Virginia, as well as Peer Mediation programs that help me help you through the most frustrating moments. I've been told one of my best traits as a tutor is that I am gentle and calm enough to make even the most shy of students comfortable!

What makes me an excellent elementary math teacher is that I helped my little brother all throughout his elementary school grades with his math-- I have a lot of experience with frustration at numbers, but I know all of the ways to remember and do quick math in your head without having to memorize entire tables. My little brother now has math as one of his best subjects!

I make an outstanding English tutor because the English language has always been my strongest subject and a passion of mine. I have won the NTCE Award for Superior Writing in the state of Virginia, and have always gotten praise for my written work. I understand that reading, writing, and especially proof reading aren't many student's favorite subjects, but I do what I can to make sure some fun can be found.

I also have experience with proofreading from high-school, where I was one of the editors of our school's literary magazine. I would look through all the submitted prose and correct spelling errors and c" less...

Details

fee: $40 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 20 miles
meeting type: in-person (not online)

Contact

website: on file

Education and Qualifications

certified: Cassandra M. is a certified tutor

Alabama A&M University/University of Alabama in Huntsville, Psychology

Owens Cross Roads, AL 35763

Subjects Tutored

Reading - Study Skills - Writing - Proofreading - Elementary Math