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Elizabeth P.

Denver, CO

$45/hr

Elizabeth - Experienced English & Writing Teacher for Hire

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Elizabeth - Experienced English & Writing Teacher for Hire

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I am an experienced English and Writing teacher. I have worked in Denver Public Schools as a Secondary English teacher for 13 years. I also taught ESL (English as a Second Language) so I understand the needs of English Language Learners. I have many strategies to help you become a better writer such as Step Up to Writing and 6 Trait Writing. I speak Spanish at an Intermediate Level. I would love to be your tutor and help you improve your English and Writing skills!

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English,
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar,
Literature,
Reading,
Vocabulary,
Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Grammar,
Phonics,
Reading,
Spelling, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Homeschool:
English,
ESL/ESOL,
Reading,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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English

I have been teaching English/Language Arts for twelve years in Denver Public Schools, so I am knowledgeable and highly qualified in this area. My degree is in English/Writing and my teaching certificate is in Secondary English. I am passionate about Literature and Writing.

ESL/ESOL

I have been teaching English/Language Arts for twelve years in Denver Public Schools. My degree is in English/Writing and my teaching certificate is in Secondary English. I am also working towards an ESL Endorsement and have taken several graduate level classes in Language and Literacy Acquisition. I have many supplemental materials to help students at all levels.

Grammar

I have been teaching English/Language Arts for twelve years in Denver Public Schools. My degree is in English/Writing and my teaching certificate is in Secondary English. I am knowledgeable in all aspects of grammar and have supplementary materials to help your student.

Literature

I have been teaching English/Language Arts for twelve years in Denver Public Schools. My degree is in English/Writing and my teaching certificate is in Secondary English. I am educated in Classical Literature, as well as, Multicultural literature (Native-American, Mexican-American, Asian-American and African-American).

Phonics

I have taught middle and high school English for over ten years. I am trained in Reading Intervention and phonics instruction is an important part of that. With attention to Phonics, any student can improve their reading.

Reading

I have been teaching English/Language Arts for twelve years in Denver Public Schools. My degree is in English/Writing and my teaching certificate is in Secondary English. I have been trained in reading intervention programs that incorporate phonic awareness, fluency, vocabulary development and other reading strategies. I believe that reading intervention is highly important for the struggling reader so that they can be successful in all subjects.

Vocabulary

I have been teaching English/Language Arts for twelve years in Denver Public Schools. My degree is in English/Writing and my teaching certificate is in Secondary English. I love words, and vocabulary instruction can be very fun.I will help your student learn the meaning of root words, prefixes and suffixes, as well as utilize other activities to build vocabulary.

Writing

I have been teaching English/Language Arts for twelve years in Denver Public Schools. My degree is in English/Writing and my teaching certificate is in Secondary English. I am experienced in all facets of writing, from fiction and poetry to non-fiction and technical writing. I utilize strategies such as Step up to Writing and Six Trait Writing to help your student organize and improve their writing.

Western Washington University
English Writing
CU Denver
Other

Education

Western Washington University (English Writing)

CU Denver (Other)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Elizabeth will travel within 20 miles of Denver, CO 80221.


About Elizabeth

I am an experienced English and Writing teacher. I have worked in Denver Public Schools as a Secondary English teacher for 13 years. I also taught ESL (English as a Second Language) so I understand the needs of English Language Learners. I have many strategies to help you become a better writer such as Step Up to Writing and 6 Trait Writing. I speak Spanish at an Intermediate Level. I would love to be your tutor and help you improve your English and Writing skills!

Education

Western Washington University
English Writing
CU Denver
Other

Education

Western Washington University (English Writing)

CU Denver (Other)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Denver, CO 80221

Elizabeth’s Subjects

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English,
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar,
Literature,
Reading,
Vocabulary,
Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Grammar,
Phonics,
Reading,
Spelling, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Homeschool:
English,
ESL/ESOL,
Reading,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar

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.


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