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Liz J.

My name is Liz Jarvis, and I am 25 years old. I I have a Bachelor's degree in History with a Minor in English from Mississippi State University and am currently pursuing my Masters of Arts in Teaching at the University of Memphis. I have lived in Memphis for over three years and am originally from the Mississippi Gulf Coast. I love to work with kids and am passionate about education. I have spend the last three years working full-time at an non-profit afterschool program as a tutor and program coordinator. I worked with youth from PK to 12th grade for fours hours per day in all subjects. This program focused heavily on academic achievement, along with motivation and mentorship. My tutoring approach consists of assessment, instruction, collaboration, independent work, and reassessment. For instance, I begin by assessing the student on a certain subject or problem. Then, depending on what the student needs, I will show them how do to one or two problems as an example. Next, we will do one or two problems together; then they will do some independently. Finally, I will reassess and see if they have mastered the skill. I also believe in encouragement and helping students relate skills and subjects to their own lives.Fun Facts: I love learning, reading, and traveling, and particularly love to learn about new and different cultures. I believe in the universal right to education and love to help others realize the joys of learning.

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My name is Liz Jarvis, and I am 25 years old. I I have a Bachelor's degree in History with a Minor in English from Mississippi State University and am currently pursuing my Masters of Arts in Teaching at the University of Memphis. I have lived in Memphis for over three years and am originally from the Mississippi Gulf Coast. I love to work with kids and am passionate about education. I have spend the last three years working full-time at an non-profit afterschool program as a tutor and program coordinator. I worked with youth from PK to 12th grade for fours hours per day in all subjects. This program focused heavily on academic achievement, along with motivation and mentorship. My tutoring approach consists of assessment, instruction, collaboration, independent work, and reassessment. For instance, I begin by assessing the student on a certain subject or problem. Then, depending on what the student needs, I will show them how do to one or two problems as an example. Next, we will do one or two problems together; then they will do some independently. Finally, I will reassess and see if they have mastered the skill. I also believe in encouragement and helping students relate skills and subjects to their own lives.Fun Facts: I love learning, reading, and traveling, and particularly love to learn about new and different cultures. I believe in the universal right to education and love to help others realize the joys of learning.

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Type of Tutoring In-Person, One-on-one
Locations Your Office, Student's Home

Tutoring Subjects

Tests: ACT English, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Spanish Literature and Culture, MCAT Writing

Science: Materials Science, Microbiology

Elementary Topics: Elementary Math, Social Studies, Study Skills

Fitness: Martial Arts

Mathematics: Algebra, Geometry

English Language Arts: Reading Comprehension

History: Geography, History of Education, History of Religion

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Location
  4200 South Freeway Suite 608, Fort Worth, TX 76115
Phone
  (646) 448-8183
Website
  frogtutoring.com

Frog Tutoring says

In 2009, Roland Omene, a TCU bio-chemistry graduate, founded Frog Tutoring. The company originated in Fort Worth, TX, and is quickly expanding to cities all over the country. Frog Tutoring was founded under the belief that all students deserve tutoring regardless of age. We believe the first step in successful tutoring is finding the “right” tutor. That is why we only hire the top students and graduates from local colleges in the area. Each one of our well-trained tutors specializes in at least one area of expertise and is eager to aid in the academic success of the students they tutor. Frog Tutors are not just intelligent individuals, but role models who inspire their students to achieve success both academically and personally. - See more at: http://frogtutoring.com/about_us#sthash.ov47ISCO.dpuf

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