THE FIRST TEACHER
As your child's first teacher, you play a big part in how well your son or daughter does in school.
PARTNER WITH US
We invite you to work with our tutors to help students get all they can out of their academic education.
MELISSA HESS, FOUNDER OF ALL SEASONS LEARNING, IS DEDICATED TO HELPING ALL STUDENTS EXPERIENCE PERSONAL, ACADEMIC SUCCESS.
TUTORING EXPERIENCE: Over 5,100 hours of experience!
Grades 9-12: Early College Mathematics Tutor (2015 - Present)
Mathematics Academic Coach for Lawrenceburg High School Early College program
Ages 5 - Adult: One-On-One & Small Group Tutor (2004 - Present)
Customized learning for all students, including those with ADD, ADHD, Asperger's Syndrome, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Dyslexia, LD, & MoMH
Grades 9-12: At-Risk Tutor (2004 - 2005)
Enhanced understanding of concepts taught within curriculum for students to improve and gain confidence in their academic abilities.
Grade 5/6: Split Classroom
Enriched learning of curriculum by teaching academic standards in creative ways to engage all students in a split-classroom atmosphere.
Grades 6-8: Spanish
Challenged and interested students in learning about a different culture by developing essential communication skills in a second language.
Grades 6-8: Social Studies/Science
Facilitated learning of Social Studies and Science curriculum while creating unique methods for cross-curricular teaching strategies.
Grades 7-8: ESL Math
Taught math and language skills to students from mostly Spanish-speaking countries in the English as a Second Language program.
Grades 9-12: Spanish
Supported students in their development of language while increasing their potential to learn by holding high, yet reasonable expectations.
Reference Letters Available Upon Request
2002 - Connie Sewell, SLP
2003 - Robert Trout, Ball State University Supervisor
2003 - Donna Ott, Student Teaching Supervisor Teacher
2003 - Katie Stetzel, Student
2004 - Steve Obertate, GMS Assistant Principal
2006 - Dena Steiner, SLS Principal
2007 - Carol Hallman, FCS Curriculum Coordinator
2007 - Shirley Harron, FMS Intervention Specialist
2007 - Suzanne Jones, ESL Department Teacher
2012 - Carol Schiering, SDMS Guidance Counselor
2012 - Elaine Lockwood, GMS Guidance Counselor
2013 - Bill Snyder, LHS Principal
LIFELONG LEARNING IS A TEACHER'S RESPONSIBILITY.
BALL STATE UNIVERSITY
Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education (1999 - 2003)
Home/School/Community Relations Concentration
GPA 3.8/4.0 in Major; 3.7/4.0 Overall; Graduated Cum Laude
Distinguished in each INTASC area
Inducted into Golden Key National Honor Society
Graduate Courses for License Renewal (2008)
Issues in the Teaching of Reading
Development of Creative Thinking
Master of Arts in Mathematics Education (2013 - 2015)
GPA 3.7/4.0; Graduated July 2015
Published in NCTM Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School April 2016 issue
Current Teacher's License Held in Indiana
Previous Teacher's Certificate Held in Ohio
Achieved Highly Qualified Teacher status in 2007
THE Tutors AT All Seasons Learning ARE UNITED IN THEIR BELIEF THAT students of all ages:
Have the ability to learn
Will gain confidence in their skills
Can achieve personal, academic success
No two students have exactly the same skills or learning style. That’s why we create an individual learning plan for every student. We will utilize classroom instruction, supplemental resources, and our personal knowledge in each one-on-one tutoring session in a way that works for best your student.
We strive to provide strategies for each student on how to continue being successful once tutoring has ended. Students who remain active in their education and have individuals who support them at home are much more likely to experience continued success!
ALL SEASONS LEARNING