Location: Chicago IL USA

Tutoring and Homework Help

Expertise: English and Reading
Subjects: Basic English, ESL: English as a Second Language, Grammar, Journalism, Literature, Reading, Reading Comprehension, Writing

Mary Kate B. of Chicago IL USA Tutor Profile

Tutor Personal Information

Name: Mary Kate B.
Gender: Female   Age: 26-30
Tutoring Style and/or Experience

In terms of instruction, I began tutoring fellow students when I was 13, I've taken a number of university-level Education classes, and I served as an ESL teacher in Bulgaria with the United States Peace Corps.

Having worked with students of many ages and backgrounds, I'd be happy to provide tutoring in Chicago to you or your middle school, high school, and college students.

My available hours are listed below.

Tutoring Fee and Tutors Availability

Grades Tutored: Middle School, High School, College
Days Available: Monday
Contract Availability: Long Term or Open-Ended Tutoring Commitments.
Tutoring Rates: $25.00 to $30.00
Sliding Scale: No.

Tutor Background

Time Spent Tutoring: More than 10 years
Students Tutored: 10-25 students
Special/Focus Groups:
Educational Level: Bachelors
Major: Experimental Media: Stop-motion Animation, Sound, Interactivity
School: The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Awards University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
B.A. Psychology 2006 (American Studies minor)
Focus: Developmental Psychology
Honor Societies: UMBC Honors College, Golden Key International Honour Society, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, and National Residence Hall Honorary.

In 2003, I graduated from high school in the top 5% of my class. I received the "Medallion for Excellence" in English -the Department's highest honor- and several awards in recognition of my accomplishments as editor in chief of the school newspaper. I was a member of both the National Honor Society and International Thespian Society, as well as a ranking officer in a number of clubs and organizations. My AP test scores were fours in English Language and English Literature.
Teacher Certification: No