Maryanne Monroe is an accomplished educational professional with over 30 years of English teaching experience in New York's finest middle schools, high schools and on the college-level. She works as a consultant for school districts as a staff developer. Her reputation for motivating students to succeed is evident in both private and public school systems, as well as urban and suburban settings. Her private Texas tutoring business has been thriving for many years.
Her students have increased scores because they have the confidence to perform their best on standardized tests (SAT, ACT, ISEE, COOP, HSPT), college essays and admission interviews. She is currently an official scorer for the SAT Writing Section and other Texas state exams. Maryanne brings years of teaching Honors and Regents level courses in English, with a special focus on critical reading, writing and grammar to her tutoring practice. At all levels, there is a successful degree of Special Education collaboration.
Maryanne provides personalized tutoring instruction, and is passionate about empowering her students to attain success. She has been able to achieve excellent results by reducing test anxiety and increasing confidence levels. She believes that all students are capable of improving their performance, and she strives to enable them to become self-assured learners.
All three children are involved in education: one daughter is the Director of the Colchester, Vermont Pre and Post-school Program, her son is a New York high school social studies educator, and another daughter is a chemistry/guidance counselor at a New Jersey high school. She and her husband, Doug, enjoy living in the Great State of Texas! They share their home with the most spoiled kitty in Houston—Webster.
Maryanne holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and Education, a Masters of Arts in English and Education, a Masters of Science in Learning Technology—with Distinction, and New York State Permanent Certification for 7 - 12 English. Adjunct Professor at Syracuse University, Established Private Tutor, Staff Developer for local Texas school districts, Official SAT Essay Scorer. Who's Who in American Teachers.
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