"Easy Grammar from my Granny"
I have been a salaried editor and writer for two small newspapers. Grammar and punctuation were essential components of that work. Although I had a reasonable knowledge of both aspects of our written language, with just a little more advice from some folks who knew this business cold, I have been comfortable expressing myself personally and professionally in writing for several decades.
My experience includes copy writing for articles and news releases, newsletters (composition and layout), business correspondence, medical reports and research papers with citations. I am presently involved ... More
"Language Tutor, all levels: French, Spanish, German, Portuguese"
I am a recent graduate of Macalester College, where I majored in German Studies. I speak four languages other than English fluently (French, Spanish, Portuguese, and German). I have tutored students at the college level both formally and informally in these languages, as well as in English writing skills. I love to teach/tutor, and have found that I am good at understanding different people's learning styles. I am willing to tutor at all levels, and can help prepare students for AP exams and ... ... More
I enjoyed my class with Thalia. She was really patient and quickly figured out where I was and adjusted to my level and needs.
Ric M. from Minneapolis, MN
"Thalia Tutors: French language, the arts, singing, and more"
As a fluent french speaker since birth, French is my first language. I lived in Paris for six years, and studied abroad there for 6 months last year. I have completed a French and Francophone Studies minor at Macalester College. I am an expert in oral, conversational french, and equally trained in writing, grammar, spelling, pronunciation, history, and culture. Additionally, I specifically study the history of french theatre (from the Middle ages to Contemporary), and Parisian women's literature. I have done translation work, mostly translating french texts into English versions. ... More
Sheri was always very flexible and patient working with our schedule. She was very easy to get along with our High School aged daughter. Our daughter liked her very much and gained a lot with Sheri's teaching. Thank you very much.
Ellen P. from Long Lake, MN
"Your Minnesota Nice Tutor"
Vocabulary is a part of learning any language and I've helped many learn different strategies to remember, comprehend, and spell both English and Spanish words. ... More
"Private Piano and Voice Teacher; Music Tutor"
As a music major, ear training has been of the utmost importance in my own education. I took four semesters of music theory and aural skills, and have worked on ear training in both my own vocal and piano practice. In teaching voice and piano for the past two years, I have also incorporated ear training into my teaching, as it is one of the most important skills one can have in relation to music, which is principally an aural art form. ... More
"PhD in STATISTICS @ U of Manitoba"
I have been working in the field of Statistics for several years since I was awarded my B.Sc. with honor in Statistics. I taught a wide variety of courses in Statistics and Mathematics at university level. Among the subjects I taught were Introduction to Statistics, Principles of Mathematics, Calculus, Mathematical Statistics, Statistical Inference, Linear Algebra, Econometrics, Design of Experiments, Research Project in Statistics, and R course.
I taught a wide variety of courses in St... ... More