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Oklahoma City
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Certified Teacher-Afterschool help Primary Reading, One on One help with afterschool work

BA in Elementary Education, MA in Theatre Education. Experienced in primary grades in reading, writing and math. One on one helps bring the reading level to grade and more. I use the three modalities of learning: visual, aural, and kinsthetic.

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PhD. Professional, friendly and patient English tutor who can assist you to learn English.

First, we’ll talk and decide what you need. For example, structuring papers, speaking, test preparation, learning skills and more.

New York
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Warm and friendly Ph.D student in Psychology with years of teaching experience offering lessons in English literature, classic literature and test prep for all grade levels (primary through adult ed.)

My teaching philosophy is that every student learns differently and has different needs. This is why I don't believe in a one size fits all teaching method. I asses each student and create a lesson plan based on their needs and the subject matter being taught. I have found from my years of teaching that this methodology is what works best.

(3 reviews)
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Great Books Instructor, Tempe, AZ. 10+ Years Teaching Experience w/BA, Masters (Education) and JD. Focus in developing critical reading/thinking skills.

Instruction in the "Great Hearts" teaching philosophy. Primary sources (both books and short material) with guided Socratic discussion following the reading. Books covered might include Huck Finn, My Antonia, The Great Gatsby, Walden, The Grapes of Wrath, The Autobiography of Malcolm X, The Federalist Papers.

New York
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Full-time English & History tutor with BA in Politics and Philosophy travels to students in NYC area.

My degree in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics gives me the unique ability to help my students approach every aspect of the humanities as part of a whole, enabling them to both retain networks of information more easily and grow as critical thinkers. I love the diversity in how my students think, and finding the best way to make learning rewarding for each one.

Highland Park
(1 review)
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English Literature Help - Decade of Professional High School English Teaching Experience

Tutoring Services: - Private Prep and Tutoring for English, Language Arts, Speech, and Theatre - ACT & SAT Prep - College Essays Grades: 6 and above “Never judging, but striving to always be fair” is the motto in every one of THE ESSAY MASTER's classrooms, along with striving to bring both a sense of humor and passion into every lesson.

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English and book lover that made a 26 on the english ACT in Manchester Tennessee

My teaching method is very hands on. I like to read the work together and get the students take on what it means and then try to see what was going on in that time of history to try and get a better grasp on the literature itself.

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Recent graduate with Master's in English Literature with a concentration in British Medieval Literature.

My teaching method is to help students find their own strengths and their writing voice. Each person has a unique voice in their writing style and mastering that is key to successful English papers. My lessons will include basic formatting of papers, format, and how to stay on track supporting the original thesis statement from the introduction paragraph.

Los Angeles
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Rising educator offering Literature and Writing in Los Angeles with 2 years experience

I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a minor in Religious Studies from Cal State Dominguez Hills. My techniques is to have a one-on-one session by discussing the reading, essay, or assignment bit by bit with no filter.

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Credentialed California English Teacher with Bachelor's Degree in English lands in Poteau, Oklahoma

I have a Bachelor's Degree in English and am a Credentialed teacher in English. I'm currently working on transferring my California Credential to Oklahoma. In addition, I am TOSEL, TEFL and TESL certified.

(2 reviews)
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Certified Teacher with State of Texas wanting to teach/tudor 4-8th grade or adult courses

I graduated from Conroe High School with Honors. I went to Southern Methodist University for two years while studying Journalism. I changed my major to Education and transferred to Sam Houston State University where I achieved my Bachelor of Arts Degree. I got my Real Estate Agent's license, my Real Estate Broker's license, and my Insurance Producers license in two states.

(1 review)
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Perfecting Your Writing and Retaining Your Reading: Lessons Given by a Future ELA Educator

Hello! I am currently a college student finishing up my BA with a major in English and minor in history while being in the secondary education program; to put it shortly, I'm two classes away from being an English and/or history teacher for 7-12th grade! Teaching is my passion and I love helping students explore their interests in the subjects I hold closest to my heart.

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English PhD with 9 years of college-level teaching experience providing English and literature tutoring

The study and interpretation of literature should be an opportunity to foster intellectual curiosity, sharpen critical thinking, and expand one's capacity for empathy through speculative discussion and writing exercises that are anchored in the details of the literary text.

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College student offering english literature tutoring especially essay writing and creative writing

For my lessons, I plan to help students struggling with the following: analyzing poetry or novels, understanding the themes behind well known high school books, essay writing and how to structure a MLA formatted essay, how to find scholarly articles and utilize them in writing, creative writing including poetry and short stories, and overall develop an understanding with the student about the...

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Experienced wordsmith and lifelong student of the so-called “Great Books,” with eight years’ experience writing and editing content in a variety of environments.

When it comes to teaching and tutoring English, I generally adopt a Socratic approach. This back and forth, in which the tutor maintains an intense discussion with the student, allows that student to come to their own conclusions about difficult works, and to communicate those conclusions in clear, articulate responses.

(1 review)
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Former Ivy League English professor with 20 plus years of professional teaching and tutoring experience at your disposal

My teaching methodology is individualized and tailored to meet each student's needs. With over twenty years of teaching and tutoring experience under my belt, I know that starting where the student is and moving forward from there guarantees the best results. For instance, learning how to write an Introduction, Thesis Statement and Outline are the building blocks of any essay, regardless of topic.

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Pella English Bachelor's love teaching/instructing regarding writing process. I make English fun!

Each lesson would first review the previous lesson to ensure the student is understanding. Once both myself and the student are confident in their comprehension, we will move on. I want to create an experience that is both educational and enjoyable.

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English/Writing Teacher in Charlotte, NC offering tutoring in literature, poetry and writing.

My junior year English teacher inspired me to go on to study and teach English. There is an entire world to discover in the pages of literature. My undergraduate degree is in English Literature and my graduate degree is in counseling. My style of teaching is to be conversational and contemplative. Lectures will involve both. When analyzing literature or poetry, there is a need to sit with the text.

Laguna Niguel
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Recent Philosophy/Comparative Lit Grad offering writing lessons using unique interdisciplinary curriculum

Using my own interdisciplinary discussion-focused curriculum, and texts such as Aristotle’s Poetics, students and I discuss word connotation, etymology and French/Latin/Greek roots, grammar, and conceptual structure in order to expand their understanding of language and writing. Students will take away a new confidence in their writing and expanded expertise.

La Mesa
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English and philosophy professor with 20 plus years experience offering lessons in San Diego, CA.

My teaching approach is student-centered. Through a variety of methods I strive to facilitate comprehension for all learning styles. Much of our focus will be on the application of learned skills. I am patient, kind, and help each student to do their best. I like to individualize the approach to fit the learning needs of students from all walks of life.

San Jose
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University-level peer tutor and notes blogger offering academic English tutelage in San Jose

I simplify, engage and build, to make academic English and University-level poetry and literature relevant and accessible to students with learning disabilities or students from non-humanities backgrounds.

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I am a college student at UCR who has taken many tests throughout my life, as well as taught others how to prepare for different tests for 3 years now.

My teaching method involves many different lessons plans each covering what to expect and how to prepare for any test. I have helped people achieve A's on academic tests as well as have students receive high scores on the SAT. As always I do this for the student(s) that I am teaching and can alter my teaching method based on what the student feels would help the most in order for them to succeed.

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English Language Arts teacher offering Reading/Writing tutoring in Texas. Preferably online.

I like to take each student, assess their needs and build my lessons around their most critical needs first. The student-centered approach is where I am able to coach and facilitate student learning and overall comprehension of material, and to measure student learning through both formal and informal forms of assessment, like group projects, student portfolios, and class participation.

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Writing tutor from McDonough, GA with 4 years of experience available for online lessons

Writing is an crucial skill in any field. No matter what you do, you have to be able to communicate to others why it matters. I approach my writing lessons by finding out how writing applies to your interests. For k-8 students I like to structure each lesson around a topic and, from there, explore the different ways writing helps us to understand it.

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If the great reads are your bread then I'm your butter. The ancients are golden...lets mine!

Read, re-read, discuss, and treasure. The goal of reading the greats is not to show others that you are well read. The goal is to pursue the pleasure of seeing beauty, knowing truth, and treasuring the good.

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Language Legacy "Words are Important" English Professor and writer here to help!

My personal goal for my future cultural, community inclusive and diversified classroom is to challenge students and watch them grow to their full potential. I want to take students at different levels and see them develop together for the betterment of each individual.

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Learning is being on the other side of greenness. Let's reach it together.

I follow Gagnet's nine events of instruction in all the lessons I teach. I only introduce new content when students have a solid mastery of prior knowledge. I also provide lots of exercises for them to enhance knowledge retention and transfer.

New Cumberland
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English Graduate Student looking to bestow English knowledge and wisdom upon others

Bachelor of Arts - English - Penn State University Master of Arts - English (September 2018) - Southern New Hampshire University I believe that each student learns differently and has their own unique style of learning, so embracing that is best when first starting out.

Fort Riley
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College student with 7 years of English writing experience offering tutoring sessions for middle/high school students.

I am almost a college graduate with years of creative writing and literary experience under my belt. I will be tutoring middle school and high school students, and possibly some entry-level college students as well. I am invested in all of my students and my goal is to help them succeed.

San Antonio
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San Antonio, Texas English Tutor! Essay Writing, Resume Writing, Creative Writing, and Literature!

Hi, I'm Natalie! I can offer help in English literature, resume writing, essay writing, and creative writing for any high school student. I'm a Certified Teacher still moving forward with my degree and would love to help you out in any way that I can.

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Over the past decade, there has been an increasing number of schools teaching their students classics. This is because of the competition that is high at the University level on the knowledge of classics. Well, we offer classics lessons that are taught by qualified classics tutors. The classic tutors are usually available, but you have to book private lessons with them. Some will prefer to come over to your place while others will do it online. You will be taken through all the necessary subjects you need to learn from the simple once to the advanced level. The teachers can teach students, classic educators and anyone keen on learning it. In addition to this you can enroll for other lessons offered such as ancient Greek and English lessons. We also have literature tutor and philosophy teachers who will help you with the area of study you want to learn.