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I needed a 26 in the speaking part of Toefl. Those who have taken Toefl know how hard it is to get a 26. Janet was very helpful. She is a very experienced person. She always answered my e-mails and questions immediately. She provided me lots of practice material and would go through my answers before the day of class. She is one of the most responsible and dedicated teachers I have ever had. I always felt that she was trying her best to help me. She is very knowledgeable in her field. As a result of her hard work, I got 27 in the speaking and 27 in the writing part of Toefl. I strongly recommend her as your tutor if you want to pass your tests with a wonderful grade.
Bahador P. from Vancouver, WA
"Experienced and Effective Test Prep Tutor (LSAT, GMAT, MCAT-CARS)"
I hold a Master's degree in Adult Education from Portland State University. My Master's project involved developing a participatory approach to Adult ESOL.
I also hold a graduate certificate in Teaching English as a Second or Other Language (TESOL) from Seattle Pacific University.
I have been teaching adult ESL (paid and volunteer) for many years, and I have worked with students from all over the world. My experience includes students at all proficiency levels, from true beginners to TOEFL and business English students. I have taught several Level 1 and 2 adult ESOL groups at Portland Com ... More
"English Language, Indonesian Language, ESL/ESOL, Vocabulary, Grammar"
I have a BA in German from Wheaton College, Illinois, an MA in Linguistics from the University of Southern California, and a PhD in Sociolinguistics from Georgetown University, with a minor in Anthropology.
I worked in Asia for 28 years. My first assignment: Founding Dir. of the Inter Mission Language Center for Crosscultural Communication in Bandung, W. Java, Indonesia. After a year as Principal of the Bandung Int'l School, and 2 years as Asst Dir. of the Indonesian-American Binational Cent... ... More
Eileen is wonderful. She goes above and beyond bringing our son quizzes she has put together on her own time, to help him get all the information he may require for his test. She is helping him get organized as well as teaching him some great study habits for in class and home, and teaching him how to best put in writing the information he knows. She has helped him with multiple subjects and makes sure he is understanding what they are reviewing or studying. She has also showed him some great ways to do research in a fun way, and is in tune to how he best learns.
Brian B. from Portland, OR
"Science and Math Tutor"
I am a parent with a background in medicine, dentistry and biology which gives me a wealth of knowledge I am ready to share with your student. I've helped kids learn by volunteering and tutoring from 3rd grade to 12th. The best way to teach is to listen first, to understand where the student is coming from, what he or she thinks and what the goals of both parent and child are. I have experience tutoring chemistry, SAT prep, biology, math through algebra 2 and nursing, basic reading and ma... ... More
"The ESOL Professor"
Hello I am the ESOL Professor!
I have 16 years teaching experience in teaching English to speakers of other languages. I have worked with students from all over the world in the classroom, one-on-one tutoring and small group tutoring. Many of my former students have successfully completed their English language programs at the college and transferred to the degree programs, transferred to the university or went into the workforce. My approach to teaching and learning changes the way stude... ... More
"Valorie G. "
I have extensive experience working in special education; I worked as an assistant for many years as I completed my college degree for teaching. I have been a licensed as a Special Education teacher for 19 years. I taught a life skills class for 3 years and have been an Autism Specialist for 17 years. Because of working in these positions, I am skilled in many areas:
1. I have worked with many types of students with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
2. Working as a consultant, I gained valuable experience working with others and dealing with difficult situations.
3. I am very skilled at behavior man ... More
Julie really helped me understand my course! She takes the time and breaks it down for me. I can understand short stories, poems, and drama! I would for sure recommend her again and again...I will use her talent again for an up coming course!
Ashley C. from Allen, TX
"English Teacher with PhD and lots of experience"
I have a PhD and lots of experience teaching English. I have taught literature and writing to students from 1st grade through college. I like to make learning fun, and my method of teaching writing is particularly effective. I help students with their essays for lots of classes from middle school through grad school but especially English, AP History, AP Art History, Humanities, and Philosophy. I also find helping students improve their SAT and ACT scores and write winning college entranc... ... More
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