Search 72,579 tutors
Over 5 tutoring hours

Laverne S.

Spanish for all Reasons: Tutoring, proofreading, AP, conversation

Newbury Park, CA (91320)

Travel radius
20 miles
Hourly fee
Email Laverne S.

You don't pay for tutoring
unless you find a good fit!

Background Check Status for Laverne S.

Laverne S. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Laverne, you will be able to order a background check for $7.99. The check will be processed by First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.

I am a native Spanish speaker from the Republic of Panama, and I have been in the education field for over 20 years. I can help you improve your Spanish skills at whatever level you are. In addition, I can proofread Literature essays in Spanish both for grammar and content, help you prepare for your Spanish AP Exam or I can simply help you improve your conversational skills. It all depends on what you need!

I hold a M.A. degree in Spanish and a PhD degree in Latin American literature. I have taught Spanish classes at the middle school, high school and university levels. I have tutored students in private and public schools, as well as adults, college students and professionals seeking to improve their Spanish skills. I am committed to helping my students learn to write, read and converse in Spanish. I am extremely patient because I know how hard the process can be, and because I firmly believe that everyone can learn a second language if the instruction method is the correct one, since not everyone learns the same way.

I am available Monday through Friday between after 5:30 p.m. and on Saturday and Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. I am also open to teaching small group sessions.

Email Laverne

Laverne’s subjects

Corporate Training:


I hold 2 master's degrees and a PhD degree in Spanish.

Read all subject qualifications ยป

Email Laverne

back to top


California State University Bakersfield (Spanish)

San Diego State University (Master's)

State University of New York at Buffalo (PhD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $80.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Laverne will travel within 20 miles of Newbury Park, CA 91320.

Email Laverne

Usually responds in about 11 hours

Send Laverne a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Laverne or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

(ex: algebra, chemistry)
Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.

Receive Responses From Additional Tutors

If selected, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.