Tutoring/Skill Building Program

Janell Klein, Tutoring Coordinator

Janelle Klein, owner/founder of Top Hat Tutoring, is a certified reading specialist. Using one-on-one tutoring sessions, she addresses the needs of students using their strengths and provides encouragement and positive reinforcement. Janelle follows the National Core Curriculum guidelines. She has a Masters in Curriculum and Instruction and has taught for sixteen years. Jan also teaches Spanish.

Roger Brannon, Math Tutor and Director of Activities

Roger Brannon has taught for 15 years with the Des Moines Public Schools and focuses on math skills. Roger is certified and has a positive relationship with staff and parents. He is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa and is currently working on a Master in Administration at Drake University. Roger studies current trends in math and science.

Our staff believes homework completion is important.
Stone – Education Tips supports one-on-one tutoring sessions with specialized, certified teachers. Jan Klein is the Reading Specialist and Roger Brannon is the Math Teacher. We find that most of our clients need a quiet place to work with assistance we may consider opening designated days for students to come in for assistance.

Please contact Billy Stone at 515-783-6277 for added information and pricing.