...My students have won regional essay contests, as well as teacher-presented awards for "most improved writing." Each of my students who has tested for entrance into selective honors English programs has been accepted. I?ve aided kindergartners and 1st graders with their literacy and reading compr...
North Hollywood, CAView Tutor
...I have had much experience with students of all needs, backgrounds and abilities, and have been met with success in reaching the students and helping them to feel successful. My methods of teaching are forever adaptable in that it is my number one goal to reach the student and work with them in ...
Valencia, CAView Tutor
...My favorite teaching experiences have been when I can help a frustrated student not only develop the skills needed to get a better score on the ACT, but also begin to see the English language as a tool to eloquently express himself or herself. Preparing for the ACT can be frustrating, and studen...
Pasadena, CAView Tutor
I have more than five years of experience teaching college-level grammar, writing, and TESOL. More recently, I have also taught high school AP English. As a foreign-language learner myself, I understand language learning from the other side of the lectern, what it feels like to be at "ground zero," and what it feels like to master a new concept.
Lancaster, CAView Tutor
...From Charles Dickens to Zora Neale Hurston and more. My personal favorite genre is mystery, and as a side effect I always look at stories and the characters within them as puzzles to solve. This enables me to use critical analysis skills upon an initial reading of a story, which is what I use to build upon in later readings.
Northridge, CAView Tutor