...I have studied and taught both descriptive and prescriptive grammar. I can help students learn and review the structured rules of grammar as well as how grammar usage influences meaning. In the classroom, I have applied various techniques to assist with reading comprehension and retention including mind maps and other graphic organizers, Cornell notes, and metacognition among others.
North Hollywood, CAView Tutor
...We also work on correct pronunciation, sentence cadence, and accent reduction. I give tips on "staying on point" during the oral exam and how to control being nervous during test time. Note that my rate for TOEFL exam prep is $50 per hour for one student and $75 per hour for two students.
Valley Village, CAView Tutor
...My professional qualification has been confirmed by Cambridge English Language Assessment (CELTA certificate). I specialize in tutoring English for every day purposes with focus on grammar, vocabulary building, fluency. My lessons develop students' confidence and accuracy in the language usage o...
Burbank, CAView Tutor
...My SAT score was 1500 -- the maximum was 1600 at this time.) I employ a balanced focus on the quantitative or verbal concepts themselves (e.g. ratios, geometry, algebra, idioms, analogies, verb tenses) and general strategies (e.g. reading the answers first, backsolving, choosing numbers, time ma...
Studio City, CAView Tutor
...The majority of my experience with tutoring has been with children, and some adults, who have dyslexia. I have helped over 100 students who have been behind in reading and writing, due to dyslexia, improve significantly. The method I use most often, which has been very effective, is Orton-Gillingham.
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor