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$40/h
1st lesson free!
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Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Elaine
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Literature
  • Essay writing
  • Literacy
  • Resume / Cover letter writing prep
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

English/literacy teacher with over 20 years experience offering individual and group lessons, on line and in person.

Methodology

Whether individually or in groups, my teaching philosophy has also been student-centered which is why I am successful as a tutor. I work hard to meet the needs and expectations of both student and parents. Individual and small group lessons is the best way to teach reading and writing of all kinds.

Background

I have a Ph.D. in English and have been tutoring reading and writing in all subject areas for over 20 years. I teach all ages from k-adult. I also teach social studies. For most of my career, I worked in college writing centers teaching academic reading and writing.

Rates

Transportation Fee : $5
Rate for online lessons : $30/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $35
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $30
Lessons offered by Elaine
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Literature
  • Essay writing
  • Literacy
  • Resume / Cover letter writing prep
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

Elaine's resume

Employment:
Broad Star Tutoring - owner
teach academic English to students of all ages
Massasoit Community College - present
teach classes in English Composition to college students and adults.
Curry College - present
work individually with nursing and criminal justice students on academic writing.

Education:
Ph.D. English from University of Rhode Island - 2006
Master of Arts - University of Massachusetts Boston
Bachelors - University of Massachusetts Boston

Massachusetts Certification - English 9-12

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