Location: Philadelphia PA USA

Tutoring and Homework Help

Expertise: Foreign Language
Subjects: German

Vera B. of Philadelphia PA USA Tutor Profile

Tutor Personal Information

Name: Vera B.
Gender: Female   Age: 31-40
Tutoring Style and/or Experience

Bachelor of Arts degree in German and Economics from Villanova University, 1999. Graduated with honors. Completed studies at Heidelberg University for a semester and tutored German to students at Villanova Univesity upon my return. Worked as an English tutor in Germany for boarding school students ages 5 through 18. Also am currently schooling own children. Enjoy working side by side as student seeks to accomplish certain goals in their studies, i.e. improving German language-speaking skills, increasing German vocabulary, strengthening knowledge of German grammer necessary to increase German fluency and assist in completing homework assignments successfully. Students may work on homework assignments with the tutor to help the tutor assess areas that require strengthening. Patient explanation and further exercises in those areas will be provided.

Tutoring Fee and Tutors Availability

Grades Tutored: Pre-K / Kindergarten, Elementary, Junior High School, High School
Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Contract Availability: Long Term or Open-Ended Tutoring Commitments.
Tutoring Rates: $25.00 to $50.00
Sliding Scale: This tutor offers a sliding scale for students with economic hardships.

Tutor Background

Time Spent Tutoring: 3-5 years
Students Tutored: 26-50 students
Special/Focus Groups: Home Schooling
Educational Level: Bachelors
Major: German and Economics
School: Villanova University
Awards Ms. German-America of Philadelphia (ambassadorship), 2002-2003
Teacher Certification: No