...I'm born and raised in China, proficient in tutoring reading, speaking, listening and writing of Mandarin. I have also worked in the US as a technical writer for a few years, during which I undertook several English-to-Chinese translation projects. Let me know how I can help, looking forward to hearing from you! (read more)
...I am still working with her - she will graduate this December. As far as hands-on experience with the TAKS test goes, I worked for a brief time (about a year) with the Houston Independent School District in the Research and Accountability department. One of my duties there was to look for evidence of TAKS cheating by 3rd and 5th graders. (read more)
...Carrie was very creative in working with my kids in finding that very thing that made it all "click" for each of them."
I am certified through WyzAnt to tutor reading and writing through SAT level prep. My middle school student last semester passed his reading TAKS after failing it the first time. I think enthusiasm for reading is contagious. (read more)
...My last client I successfully worked to lessen a 50k IRS debt by going back and resubmitting two years worth of taxes which had been done improperly. I was able to not only erase that debt but proved that my client had a carry back. This also allowed my client to release liens that had been placed on his property by the IRS. (read more)
...My tutoring approach involves recognizing the best way each individual learns and absorbs information, and providing a unique approach that best suites each student. I am a great listener and can quickly adapt to student needs and expectations. I want each and every person I tutor to be successful. (read more)