Amanda is the founder and director for Avery Learning Lab. Her B.S. in Marine Biology was earned at UNC-Wilmington. She received her teaching certification through a lateral entry program associated with UNC-Chapel Hill. She has 11 years of teaching experience and 8 years of tutoring experience. Her teaching certification is in grades 6-12 Science, and 9-12 Math, and she is National Board Certified. She was Teacher of the Year for Hawley Middle School 2012-2013, and was involved in helping the technology team of Granville County Schools with presentations, classroom observations, and getting recognized by Apple for using technology in the classroom.
She has tutored all subjects and grade levels during her 8 years of tutoring as a side passion to her full time teaching career. She specializes in developing learning skills, study skills, focus, motivation, and an understanding of how a student’s brain works. Her subject specialties are Math, Science, and Reading.
She loves children, animals, and all things science and math. She has a passion for learning, and building a love of learning in others. She has worked with numerous families and students on academics, learning skills, and making changes for growth in all aspects of students’ lives. Her hobbies are outdoor activities, reading, music, black-smithing, learning new skills and areas of interest, and caring for her many pets and goats.
Testimonials from students and parents:
“I highly recommend Amanda’s style of working with kids. She helped my son with his reading comprehension where others haven’t been able to and he has been able to build from it.”
“Amanda is great with children and has a positive and cheerful attitude!”
“Ms. Avery has done a really good job with my daughter helping her to shore up areas that she needed to improve. She takes the time to develop strategies for her and suggestions that have helped my daughter make steady development. We are very pleased with her service.”
- K-12: Math
- K-12: Reading and Writing
- K-12: Science
- Study Skills, Test Taking Skills, and Life Skills
Type of Tutoring:
- Comprehensive Tutoring
- Some Intensive Tutoring
- Director of Learning Activities
- Director of Learning Evaluations
- Liaison with Hux Family Farm (educational farm)
Contact Info: (If you are an existing student/parent of Amanda’s or if you have questions about our other services)
- Email: email@example.com
Want to sign up for tutoring with Amanda?
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 919-578-6990