Each student has unique needs and I try to focus my sessions on meeting those specific needs in a thorough yet encouraging manner. I teach a wide distribution of levels from Junior High through Graduate School. Over the years, I have taught a number of students for whom English was not their first language.
I most often work with students who struggle to respond to writing prompts from their English classes. Literary analysis and arguments (researched or not researched) are my specialties, though not the only types of academic writing I can help with. My approach is collaborative.
I have an MFA in poetry, a BFA in English, and a CELTA certificate, along with teaching endorsements in English, ESL, and GT (gifted and talented). I taught English Literature and Language to 7,8, and 9th graders for 10 years, ESL for several years, including several years of work with international students.
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.
I am willing to assist at any level, on anything, up to undergraduates. I work by starting with basics and incorporating more and more until my student and I have reached the level necessary. I like to work together when correcting work and have an open dialogue instead of returning work with notes.
It depends on the situation. If a student is a beginner or is struggling, of course I would scaffold and make sure the student has all of information necessary not only to move forward, but to move upward! The more advanced a student is the faster we can move and the deeper we can to into a subject, but if there is one thing i have - a HUGE abundance of it's PATIENCE.
I offer lessons primarily to high school and college students enrolled in writing and literature classes, but I am also happy to help students compose and edit written work in other areas if it does not require that I have expert knowledge on the subject.
Bachelor of Arts in Foreign Language (French) with a minor in Linguistics from George Mason University. I like to use a variety of tools and methods to help students have fun while progressing with their reading and writing. Language can be used in fun and creative ways, and I love helping students realize that and their potential.
Education: Saint Joseph’s University- Philadelphia, PA 3.8 GPA, Master of Science in Special Education, M.S. Ed. West Chester University- West Chester, PA 3.
My teaching method consists of having discussions about the reading material in questions and speaking about our viewpoints on scenes and scenarios in the text.
I love teaching, and appreciate how a relationship can be built and the lesson can be customized when you are tutoring one-on-one or with a small group. I have seen that this attention gives the student an opportunity to express confusion about or mastery of the topic and be seen as a developing individual. I value the human side of education and do not just see it as an industry.
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.
I give lessons primarily to high school and college students from all walks of life. I develop a structured lesson plan for each lesson that involves plenty of discussion and writing exercises. I strive to make my educational spaces safe and nurturing.
My teaching method is personal and caring. The most important person in the room will always be the student; this is an idea that has guided the entirety of my tutoring and teaching career.
There is no greater gift than the gift of knowledge. You will see my passion for learning, education, and helping students grasp the material they are learning from the first time we meet.
I am a teacher who is comfortable working one-on-one or in small groups. I value the theory of Lev Vygotsky which puts emphasis hands-on learning and group collaboration. I provide clarification as needed and work with the student to assist them in coming to an answer.
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.
I graduated from Northeastern State University in 1990. After being a housewife for 15 years, taught special education for 7 years. I utilize all the learning modalities for each lesson simultaneously, so all students' mode of learning is available for individual success.
I am a college student with one degree and several medical technical certifications ready to help anyone where needed. I hold a two year degree in general studies, mainly biology, and physical science classes. I am also EMT-B, IV, ACLS, PALS, and CPR/BLS certified. I have taken classes in anatomy and physiology, as well as pharmacology and cardiology.
I am looking to help others through my interest in children learning to read, write,research and love learning. Teaching over the past twenty five year. I use the Stevenson method for beginner readers. They will love this association learning. We write about what we read to increase our comprehension and understanding of the text we read.
My name is Katherine, and I have been in the education business for over 20 years. I taught high school English for 12 years before moving on to teaching online for the local community college system. I have authored courses for the college and serve as a lead instructor for them. I have also written a children's book which was published in 2012.
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.
I am here to help guide you in the right direction. To take your essay and make it sound more elegant. I want to help you express your thoughts in a concise, readable paper. My assistance has helped bump their grades up, land jobs out of college, get students admitted to graduate school and even medical school. I would like to help you in any way possible.
With 10 years of experience in teaching writing to students of all experience levels, I am skilled at helping writers develop focus and structure around their vision while allowing their own unique voice to shine through.
I give lessons to students from primary school to college level. My techniques are to provide suggestions and areas of revision for student's papers, instead of simply editing their work. I also provide context and support for literature, but will not read the student's chapters for them.
I received a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from the University of Dallas in 2005. I quickly entered the world of education and became a teacher after completing a teacher certification program in Irving, Texas. While teaching, I received ongoing training in the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program.
My teaching methodology is centered on empowering the learner. My students are free to explore and take accountability for their own education, breaking through the confines and limitations placed upon them from the standard curriculum. I am willing to help any and all students who seek assistance.
I am happy to give lessons to all age levels in English and essay writing. I have worked with international students who are writing an essay or dissertation in English as their second language. I can work with individuals from all countries, languages, and academic backgrounds, as long as their primary focus is to better their English writing and speaking abilities.
I teach English and writing to students from around the world ages 8-88! My teaching method is upbeat, student-centered, constructive, and generative. I ask questions and always let each student's ideas be the guide for our discussion. I provide concrete ideas for development in a positive encouraging atmosphere.
My role is to help students find their unique voice through writing. I help students overcome the frustration of not being able to communicate effectively through writing.
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