I worked in Taiwan for two years as a missionary speaking daily with native Chinese people. After I returned home, I received a Chinese scholarship to the University of Puget Sound, where I minored in Chinese. I still read Chinese nearly every day.
Alexandria, VAView Tutor
...I tutor students from grade school to graduate school, and I have found that each and every person benefits from coaching on planning and time management. Although each individual learns differently and faces a wide variety of challenges when tackling a new subject, basic time management and stu...
Falls Church, VAView Tutor
...I have lived part of my childhood in Greece, and completed my middle school education in Athens. I am bilingual (English and Greek native) and have a solid fluency and excellent pronunciation of the language. I can provide help to Greek learners at any level, whether the focus is on grammar, reading, writing, speaking or mastering conversation and/or communication skills.
Bethesda, MDView Tutor
...With my students, I give them opportunities to "catch" mistakes in other people's writing. Then we discuss the ways that could improve that piece of writing. When my student has to proofread his or her own work, I let him or her show me what he or she thinks is incorrect, and then we look at how we can revamp their work so it represents the student's ideas in the clearest manner.
Vienna, VAView Tutor
...I feel that I could proofread most anything as long as it is not extremely technical. I have always been a good speller. Reading with the dictionary beside me when I was young helped a great deal.
Germantown, MDView Tutor