I am a retired English teacher, having experience teaching in both middle school and high school. I also have experience proofreading and editing graduate student submissions, including theses. I enjoy interacting with students, and feel that by providing the opportunity for a comfortable but professional relationship, I make it more likely that a student will make steady progress. (read more)
...I have scored in the 99th percentile on standardized tests (all sections) and have many helpful test preparation strategies to share with those planning to take the SAT and GRE exams. My schedule is very flexible, and I'm available most weekends and some weekday afternoons and evenings. My styl... (read more)
...I love teaching, and especially working with younger children. I can help your child get ready for kindergarten and succeed in the crucial early years of school. I have taught at early childhood and elementary education levels for over 30 years. (read more)
...Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
- Interpret figures of speech (e.g. verbal irony, puns) in context.
- Use the relationship between particular words to better understand each of the words.
- Distinguish among the connotations (... (read more)
27 Subjects: includingACT Science,Physics,ACT Reading,ACT English
...My interests include sustainable energy and aerospace design. I have a solid background in math and physics, and have tutored college-level students in both fields. I can tutor subjects at all levels from middle school through college. (read more)