We studied irregular verbs--which are extremely difficult to absorb. Jorge and I reviewed common irregular verbs and used them in sentences.
Alison M. from Greenland, NH
"Spanish native speaker, bilingual in English"
Hi, my name is Jorge. and I am originally from Spain. I came to the States after graduating with a BA in English at the Universidad de Oviedo, in Spain. In Massachusetts, I obtained my Masters in Hispanic Literature and Linguistics. After that, I started my graduate studies at the University of Chicago, where I am finishing my Ph. D in Spanish. I have taught Spanish language and literature (also Humanities) at many institutions so I have experience with traditional and non-traditional student... ... More
" French teacher for French "
With 20 years in various business and 20 years in education, I have experience dealing with all kinds of people in all kinds of situations. When I made the switch to education it did not take long to know it was the right choice. I love connecting with students and helping them to see their strengths and do their best. I studied French through middle school, high school, and college. Loving all languages, I have also studied Spanish and German. I am currently working on my MEd, and hope ... ... More
Tim has a deep knowledge of his craft. He is a nice guy who is engaging and interesting while keeping you on task of the lesson. We will be booking more lessons with him. Great experience.
Matt M. from Dover, NH
"Music Tutor, Tennis Instructor"
I served as a Teaching Assistant while a doctoral candidate at the University of Iowa from 2006-2009. As part of my duties, I was the instructor of Aural Skills courses for all four levels of undergraduate theory, covering Beginning through Advanced levels. This course covered Ear Training in the form of written melodic and harmonic dictation (performed at the piano or played on CD), sight-singing, meter identification, and interval training (both singing and identification). ... More
"Results-driven Reading/Writing SAT Tutor with extensive experience"
I have 17 years of public and private teaching experience in a multitude of disciplines. I have bachelors' degrees in Psychology, Elementary Education, and Special Education, with my experience spanning elementary school through twelfth grade as an English teacher in both regular and special education. I earned my Master of Arts in Teaching in 2006, and am currently enrolled full-time in UNH's Master of Social Work program with intentions to start my own clinical practice in the future.
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Donna M G.
Donna and I went over my rather unusual "project," which involved quite a bit of research on her part. I am delighted with the results! I will certainly go to her again with other such requests. I had searched for some time for a person who could (and would) do the work involved and then: Donna M G appeared and has succeeded. Thanks to all concerned.
Judith M. from Waldoboro, ME
"English Grammar and Writing, ESL, Hebrew, Voice and Acting."
As an English major with a Linguistics Minor, and an experienced ESL tutor, I feel that I can help any student with their writing, grammar and speaking skills. Add to this my experience as an actress on stage and work with dialects, you will have a tutor who has a good command of the English language. I have also been a copy editor for a publisher, in the medical books department, working with authors from various countries, and I have worked on a publication copy editing manuscripts from p... ... More
"Master Teacher: Empowers students to achieve significant gains"
I'm a former teacher of grades K-8. I taught Language Arts (reading, writing, and English) to grades 6th through 8th. I also taught all subjects to grade 6. My particular focus in teaching math was to help students who had been performing below grade level develop an understanding of math and increase their self-confidence.
I also served on curriculum committees at the school and district-wide levels. Prior to that, I taught Title One math to students in grades K-6. I helped students achieve an average gain of 2.8 years in one year of modified instruction. ... More