Please describe your student and why you qualify for tutoring.
My name is Tanya, I am the student. I am 49 years old. I have gone back to school after losing my mother and fiance. I stay at home and take care of my elderly father. I do not get paid. I live off of student loans. I have a 17 year old son, a sister, and two brothers. I am working towards getting all of my requirements completed, so I can at least work part-time to help out while my father is still alive. Then, be prepared for my career once I am able to work full-time. I just got an invitation from the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. I have been on the Honor List and the Dean's List for the past two semesters. However, this class is bringing my GPA down, and may affect my financial aid. I love game shows, puzzles, camping, and helping others. Being able to be prepared for the next two exams and bring my GPA up means everything to me, and whether I will be allowed to continue my education. I would appreciate any help that I can get.
What are your greatest hopes for your student?
To complete my Social Sciences Degree and pursue my career as a Substance Abuse Counselor, so that I may help people that struggle with addiction.
What are you most grateful for?
I am grateful for pretty much everything. I have learned that i am blessed daily. For each right choice I make, it almost always seems to come with a blessing. I am grateful that I am able to take the courses required through online classes, and still take care of my dad.
Please describe specifically what your student needs help with.
Physical Science-Physics. Need help with Electricity and Magnetism, Optics and Wave Effects, Temperature and Heat, and Sounds and Waves.
According to the student, how can we make the world a better place?
Learn to conserve energy and be mindful of others
What is the student's favorite book?
Left Behind Series
What does the student want to 'learn to be' when they grow up?
Substance Abuse Counselor