Location: Greenvale NY USA

Tutoring and Homework Help

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

Electra J. of Greenvale NY USA Tutor Profile

Tutor Personal Information

Name: Electra J.
Gender: Female   Age: 31-40
Tutoring Style and/or Experience

I am an exceptionally talented, caring and self-motivated tutor with more than ten years experience working with both children and young adults in the development of reading, writing, spelling, grammar and mathematical skills as well as in numerous social science subjects such as psychology and sociology. I have experience working with individual students to improve grades, increase subject retention and function as a study buddy to insure key concepts and ideas are understood.

In addition, I sub-contract with the Long Island Conservatory/ LISMA Academic Center to both tutor students and teach an SAT English course.

Utilized teaching techniques include:
Flash cards
Mini-homework assignments
Quizzes and pre-tests (utilize workbook)
Paraphrasing key concepts
Clustering for reading comprehension
Supplemental readings
Vocabulary section

Tutoring Fee and Tutors Availability

Grades Tutored: Junior High School, High School, College
Days Available: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Contract Availability: Long Term or Open-Ended Tutoring Commitments.
Tutoring Rates: $50.00 to $85.00
Sliding Scale: No.

Tutor Background

Time Spent Tutoring: More than 10 years
Students Tutored: More than 50
Special/Focus Groups:
Educational Level: Masters
Major: Psychology
School: Hofstra University
Teacher Certification: No