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Richard T.

Spanish, English, ESL tutor

Boulder, CO (80302)

Travel radius
15 miles
Hourly fee
$40.00
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I have a degree in English from Syracuse University in New York and one in Fine Arts. I also have 15 years of tutoring and teaching experience in English, ESL and Spanish.

Some previous work positions include: teaching Spanish at the University of Colorado (CU) in Boulder; tutoring English, ESL and Spanish at Front Range Community College in Longmont, Colorado; and tutoring English and Spanish at CU-Boulder. I also spent 1 year teaching ESL and English in Seoul, Korea.

Last year I worked as a bilingual tutor in English and Spanish with children in the No Child Left Behind Program. My work experience ranges from proofreading and editing to journalism and translation (Spanish and French). I have been visiting Latin America off and on for the last 20 years.

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Richard’s subjects

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
Art:
Art History
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
GRE
Homeschool:
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, Spanish, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, GRE, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:

English

I have a degree in English from Syracuse University in New York. I also have 15 years of tutoring and teaching experience in English and ESL (English as a Second Language).

Some previous work positions include: tutoring English and ESL at Front Range Community College in Longmont, Colorado, and tutoring English and Spanish at CU-Boulder. I also spent 1 year teaching ESL and English in Seoul, Korea.

Last year I worked as a tutor in English and reading with children in the No Child Left Behind Program. My work experience ranges from proofreading and editing to journalism and translation (Spanish and French).

ESL/ESOL

I spent 1 year teaching ESL in Seoul, Korea and have a total of 15 years of tutoring and teaching experience in ESL, English and Spanish. I have a degree in English from Syracuse University in New York. Previous work positions include: tutoring ESL, English and Spanish at Front Range Community College in Longmont, Colorado; tutoring English and Spanish at CU-Boulder; and teaching Spanish at the University of Colorado (CU) in Boulder. My work experience ranges from proofreading and editing to journalism and translation (Spanish and French). I have also been visiting Latin America off and on for the last 20 years.

Grammar

My students always get better grades and improve their grammar after working with me. I have a degree in English from Syracuse University in New York. I also have more than 15 years of tutoring and teaching experience in English and ESL (English as a Second Language).

Some previous work positions include: tutoring English at Front Range Community College in Longmont, Colorado, at CU-Boulder, and at several universities in Seoul, Korea. I also worked last year as a tutor in English and reading with children in the No Child Left Behind Program.

Proofreading

I have a degree in English from Syracuse University in New York. I have worked as a proofreader and editor for the last 15 years. Some previous work positions include: tutoring English and ESL at Front Range Community College in Longmont, Colorado, and tutoring English and Spanish at CU-Boulder. I also spent 1 year teaching ESL and English in Seoul, Korea. In addition, last year I worked as a tutor in English and reading with children in the No Child Left Behind Program.

Spanish

I have more than 15 years of experience as a Spanish teacher in Boulder. My previous job positions include teaching and tutoring Spanish at the University of Colorado (CU) in Boulder and tutoring Spanish at Front Range Community College in Longmont, Colorado. I have also lived and traveled extensively in Latin America off and on for the last 20 years. My work experience includes translating, editing, and journalism. I have a B.A. from Syracuse University in New York.

Study Skills

I have a degree in English from Syracuse University in New York. I have 15 years of tutoring and teaching experience in English and Spanish. My previous work positions include: teaching Spanish at the University of Colorado (CU) in Boulder, tutoring English and Spanish at CU-Boulder, and tutoring English and Spanish at Front Range Community College in Longmont, Colorado. This year I tutored ESL to Hispanic children in the No Child Left Behind Program. In addition to free-lance tutoring in Colorado, I spent 1 year teaching ESL and English in Seoul, Korea. My work experience ranges from proofreading and editing to journalism and translation (Spanish & French). I have been visiting Latin America off and on for the last 18 years.
I provide good mental discipline in my tutoring along with a comfortable working environment. My lessons blend structure with sensitivity to the student’s individual learning style. I often assist students with specific tasks such as organizing and completing their school work, yet I am open to creative teaching approaches. I give firm and intelligent direction, helping students to accomplish their goals. I keep my “eye on the ball” when the student‘s attention strays away from the lesson. I am patient, focused, and very experienced.


Writing

I have 15 years of experience as a tutor in Boulder. I earned my B.A. in English from Syracuse University in New York. My work experience ranges from proofreading and editing to journalism and translation (Spanish & French). My experience as an English tutor includes positions at CU-Boulder and Front Range Community College in Longmont. I also spent 1 year teaching ESL and English in Seoul, Korea. I have edited hundreds of pages of writing by students and other people. I can make your writing stronger, clearer, and more readable.

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Education

Syracuse University, New York (English)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Travel policy

Richard will travel within 15 miles of Boulder, CO 80302.

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