Joy is a 6th grader who needs help in Math.

Get to know Joy and his family better

Please describe your student and why you qualify for tutoring.
my name is joy I'm 29 years old i have 3 children ages 14,8and 9 months,two girls and a boy i drop out of school in 6th grade went to high school without completing elementary school didn't finish i was so far behind my other peers so i got discourage and didn't finish i attempted Ged classes couldn't attend any longer do to know child care and doubt in myself i want to attend college and be able to help my children with their education being a single mom and not knowing how to drive is hard to attend GED classes and not being able to afford child care service i just feel with some help with some or all my education needs i can obtain my GED and attend college and be the mom i want and be on my way to college i am kind and willing to do what have to so i may start the next chapter in my life I'm from the westside of Chicago and i want to give my children a better life then i had we don't live in a ideal area but that will not stop me from trying to get a education so i can support my family

What are your greatest hopes for your student?
i get my GED and be on my way to college

What are you most grateful for?
Father GOD Jesus Christ my children my family and my life

Please describe specifically what your student needs help with.
i need help with multiplication,fractions,decimals pre-algebra,biology

According to the student, how can we make the world a better place?

What is the student's favorite book?
don't have one

What does the student want to 'learn to be' when they grow up?


6th grader






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