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Maddie
« Patrick is incredibly dedicated to education and teaching. He is a... More »
M
Maddie
« Patrick is incredibly dedicated to education and teaching. He is a caring and compassionate tutor who works hard for every student to help them achieve their best work. He is flexible and adaptable, tailoring his tutoring to each student. »
$25/h
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Lessons offered by Patrick
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • French
  • Oral expression - French
  • Oral comprehension - French
  • Writing comprehension - French
  • Writing expression - French
  • Vocabulary - French
Levels
  • All Levels

Former teacher and experienced tutor offering French lessons at all levels in Washington, DC.

Methodology

My teaching style is skill-based. In my teaching, I get the most out of students by emphasizing how each subject builds and develops useful skills - skills that will prove valuable to students in both their academic and professional lives.

Background

I am a former teacher with a combined 5 years of teaching/tutoring experience in a range of subjects: English, History, French, Humanities. I have degrees in History from Swarthmore College and Yale University and have also studied literature and foreign languages.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $25/h
Lessons offered by Patrick
Individual
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • French
  • Oral expression - French
  • Oral comprehension - French
  • Writing comprehension - French
  • Writing expression - French
  • Vocabulary - French
Levels
  • All Levels

Patrick's resume

Patrick H. McNeill

EDUCATION
Yale University, New Haven, CT, May 2018
Master of Arts in European & Russian Studies, GPA equivalent: 3.6 to 3.8
Awards: European Studies Council Fellowship (2016-2017), Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (Summer 2017), Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (2017-2018)

Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA, June 2014
Bachelor of Arts with Honors in History, GPA: 3.6

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Horace Mann Elementary School, Washington, D.C., Partner Teacher, August 2015-June 2016
• Co-taught a 2nd-grade class
• Wrote detailed lesson plans for spelling, science, math, reading, writing, and social studies
• Co-taught social studies lessons using LARP (live action role-playing) techniques
• Tutored individual students in spelling and reading

French Ministry of Education, Pau, France, Teaching Assistant, September 2014-May 2015
• Prepared and taught daily English lessons to primary school classes
• Gave private English lessons to high school students

Swarthmore College French Department, Swarthmore, PA, Tutor, September 2013-May 2014
• Taught and mentored students in introductory French
• Facilitated conversation exercises, charted students’ progress

God’s House of Glory Baptist Church, Chester, PA, Tutor, September 2010-May 2011
• Tutored under-privileged primary and middle school students in math and reading
• Led student outings to the Philadelphia Zoo, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and other sites

NON-PROFIT EXPERIENCE
The World & I Online, Washington, D.C., Intern, June-September 2014
• Wrote online content for an online educational database
• Managed and updated the company’s website

Karabakh Foundation, Washington, D.C., Intern, May-August 2013
• Wrote text for online exhibition on Azerbaijani culture, arts, sports, politics, environment, and history
• Wrote and coordinated grant proposals

Kluge Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., Research Assistant and Translator, May-June 2012
• Translated magazine and journal articles from French to English
• Created statistical database on Haitian environment, past and present

VOLUNTEER WORK
Swarthmore TOPSoccer, Swarthmore, PA, August 2011- June 2012
• Taught people with disabilities to play soccer, coordinated group activities

Maya Research Program, Blue Creek, Belize, May-June 2010
• Helped archaeologists on dig sites, helped organize and transport supplies to and from dig sites

LANGUAGES
• French – Fluent German – Proficient Spanish – Conversational

The 2 reviews on Patrick
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2 recommendations

M
Maddie

Patrick is incredibly dedicated to education and teaching. He is a caring and compassionate tutor who works hard for every student to help them achieve their best work. He is flexible and adaptable, tailoring his tutoring to each student.

R
Ralph

Patrick is a phenomenal teacher and tutor with a wonderful manner and an excellent command of French. He is kind, patient, and I have learned so much from him.

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