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Joanne T.
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Master verbal and math question by joining a PSAT teacher with 13 years of experience.
Lets master how to answer the verbal and math questions!
About Joanne T.

I have 13 years previous tutoring experience in a variety of subjects such as Algebra I, Algebra II English, SAT, ACT, MS Excel, MS Access, MS word, GRE, Geometry. Overall, I have been very academically successful myself. I enjoy helping students understand difficult concepts. I am also very patient with my students and won't give up until we've accomplished our goals. I've achieved such items as valedictorian of my high school class, National Honor Society, Who's Who Among American High School Students, Distinguished Graduate Student of the Year at Robert Morris University, Alpha Chi National Honor Society, Alpha Iota Mu Honor Society, National Dean's List, and a 4.0 GPA at the Bachelor's and Master's level.

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Joanne helped my daughter immensely with SAT preparation. She was supportive, kind, and patient. Math concepts were clicking with my daughter more than ever before. I highly recommend Joanne!

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She was very knowledgeable regarding Excel, I learned a lot. Thanks!

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Joanne was patient and very kind. She was extremely helpful and very informative. She went above and beyond what I expected. I am happy my first tutor lesson was with her and will definitely be coming back.

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