Illumination Tutoring is a small tutoring business located in the North Texas area. We support learning and academic growth in students of all ages, grades, and skill levels. Illumination Tutoring believes that with patient and compassionate support all students are capable of achieving their academic potential and developing a positive relationship with learning. We aim to serve students by incorporating their unique strengths, differences, and interests into a personalized lesson plan intended for individual tutoring sessions.
Hi there! My name is Mia, and I am a professional educator who loves learning and supporting learning in others. My professional experiences in education range from working as a full time tutor at a community college to working as a private tutor for elementary aged students. I enjoy working with students of all ages in several different subjects. However, the most rewarding aspect of tutoring for me is the relationships that I build with students as they grow into mature readers, writers, and thinkers.
She was friendly and very down to earth. She communicated with my high school daughter very well. She was very patient and provided her with numerous studying tips that have significantly boosted my daughter’s confidence. Her demeanor is very professional and motivating. My daughter has made significant progress and I would definitely recommend Mia to other parents and students.
Ms Gonzalez was extremely helpful and patient with my 6th grader. She explained everything in a way that he understood. Very nice young lady with a bright future.
Mia was wonderful with our 2 kids ages, 9 & 11. She was patient, thorough and helped keep our children engaged with each lesson.
The first session for a new student is a little different than repeating sessions. I like to discuss the student’s and family member’s goals for tutoring. I also like to ask questions about a student’s experience in education, after school interests, and academic strengths. I also provide students with a brief learning styles quiz so that we can structure future tutoring sessions to match a student’s learning style. Depending on your pre-tutoring consultation, the rest of the session will either focus on assigned classwork or an activity that I have prepared.
My professional experiences in education range from working as a full time tutor at a community college to working as a private tutor for elementary aged students. I enjoy working with students of all ages in several different subjects. However, the most rewarding aspect of tutoring for me is the relationships that I build with students as they grow into mature readers, writers, and thinkers.
In my role as a full time tutor in a community college setting, I supported English Language Learners, non-traditional students, student veterans, and first time in college students with grammar, writing, reading, and content clarification for humanities courses. As a private tutor, I have helped students with everything from beginning reading and writing to college application essays. I additionally work as a freelance editor and writer where I regularly practice the lessons I teach to students.
Prices vary depending on if the session is located at a public place, in the student's home, or online. Prices also vary according to the session type. Typically, sessions cost from $25 to $50 per hour. If you would like to see a breakdown of Illumination's pricing system, please feel free to ask.
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