Location: Montclair NJ USA

Tutoring and Homework Help

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

Howard G. of Montclair NJ USA Tutor Profile

Tutor Personal Information

Name: Howard G.
Gender: Male   Age: 51-65
Tutoring Style and/or Experience

Former Los Angeles School District credentialed teacher with 20 + years teaching experience specializing in high school, middle school, & ESL available to tutor your youngster. I am an accomplished education professional and experienced teacher who is adept at creating inclusive, interactive and accelerated learning strategies that readily enable students to learn. Trained to teach AP, honors as well as lower levels of language arts. Skilled in teaching reading comprehension, writing, and developing the essay. Ive developed a proven formula for creating the thesis statement along with writing the subsequent essay. Knowledge of state standards. Currently, I tutor adult immigrants in conversational English and ESL. I believe every child has potential if taught by the right teacher for them. I am able to employ a variety of teaching and learning techniques, and I tailor lessons to suit each student. I am patient, understanding, creative, engaging but diligent.

Tutoring Fee and Tutors Availability

Grades Tutored: High School, College
Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Contract Availability: Long Term or Open-Ended Tutoring Commitments.
Tutoring Rates: $10.00 to $60.00
Sliding Scale: This tutor offers a sliding scale for students with economic hardships.

Tutor Background

Time Spent Tutoring: 3-5 years
Students Tutored: More than 50
Special/Focus Groups: Gifted/Talented, Home Schooling, Remedial
Educational Level: Bachelors
Major: English
School: California State University, LA
Awards I have received several Certificates of Merit from Literacy Volunteers of America. I was invited to attend a Master's Poetry Workshop with Billy Collins, former U.S.Poet Laureate. This invitation was limited and solely based on the merit of attendee's original writing.
Teacher Certification: No