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Leslie O.

Phoenix, AZ

$50/hr

Help with English grammar and vocabulary

Usually responds after +3 days

Help with English grammar and vocabulary

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I teach English speaking and writing skills. I have an Arizona teaching certificate in English and a Master's degree in Communications. My teaching certificate includes Structured English Immersion K-12.I also teach entry level classes at a local college.

I believe learning should be fun, so I try to make every lesson interesting and memorable. I also believe that using computers and online resources not only provides help in learning, they provide a resource for the student's future needs.

English:
English, Grammar, Public Speaking,
Vocabulary
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
English
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Public Speaking

I have been teaching public speaking for the last 20 years. Because I teach in a classroom, I practice public speaking regularly. My emphasis in teaching speech is in preparing the speech, so the speaker is more comfortable. I try to help with the performance of the speech emphasizing enunciation, gestures, posture,and appearance, so the speaker makes his or her point non-verbally. As a performance-based skill, I use a number of techniques including recording the speaker, so he or she can evaluate his or her performance. I also offer some tips on relaxing and preparing for what many feel is a difficult task.

Leslie’s Resources

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A conclusion is a summary of the essay. You will want to repeat your point, hopefully found in your thesis, to tell the reader again what you intended to say. You may also want to repeat some of your major points or arguments, reminding the reader of your proof. If the essay is persuasive, you...

Illinois State University
May 1974
Other
Purdue University
Master's

Education

Illinois State University

May 1974 (Other)

Purdue University (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Leslie will travel within 15 miles of Phoenix, AZ 85032.


About Leslie

I teach English speaking and writing skills. I have an Arizona teaching certificate in English and a Master's degree in Communications. My teaching certificate includes Structured English Immersion K-12.I also teach entry level classes at a local college.

I believe learning should be fun, so I try to make every lesson interesting and memorable. I also believe that using computers and online resources not only provides help in learning, they provide a resource for the student's future needs.

Education

Illinois State University
May 1974
Other
Purdue University
Master's

Education

Illinois State University

May 1974 (Other)

Purdue University (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Phoenix, AZ 85032

Leslie’s Subjects

English:
English, Grammar, Public Speaking,
Vocabulary
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
English
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Leslie’s Resources

Tutors have the ability to create educational resources and share them with the WyzAnt community. Here are some of the resources created by Leslie. View all of Leslie’s resources

A conclusion is a summary of the essay. You will want to repeat your point, hopefully found in your thesis, to tell the reader again what you intended to say. You may also want to repeat some of your major points or arguments, reminding the reader of your proof. If the essay is persuasive, you...


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