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Marcia C.

Washington, DC

$40/hr

Caring and Patient English Tutor

Background check passed as of 8/21/12
Usually responds in about 12 hours

Caring and Patient English Tutor

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As an experienced English and Writing tutor, I can assist any student grades 5 and above with English grammar, reading comprehension, writing skills, and proofreading. Have tutored charter school 9th graders in English in Washington, DC in the past.

I have a BA degree in English and many years of experience proofreading and editing papers, articles, book chapters and other documents. My tutoring style involves using examples from subjects that the students likes to try to convey what type of comprehension or interpretation is needed.

English:
ACT English, English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
English, Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, GED
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Emory University, Atlanta
English
Atlanta University
Master's

Education

Emory University, Atlanta (English)

Atlanta University (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Marcia will travel within 15 miles of Washington, DC 20017.


About Marcia

As an experienced English and Writing tutor, I can assist any student grades 5 and above with English grammar, reading comprehension, writing skills, and proofreading. Have tutored charter school 9th graders in English in Washington, DC in the past.

I have a BA degree in English and many years of experience proofreading and editing papers, articles, book chapters and other documents. My tutoring style involves using examples from subjects that the students likes to try to convey what type of comprehension or interpretation is needed.

Education

Emory University, Atlanta
English
Atlanta University
Master's

Education

Emory University, Atlanta (English)

Atlanta University (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Washington, DC 20017

Marcia’s Subjects

English:
ACT English, English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
English, Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, GED
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

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.


Background Check Status for Marcia C.

Marcia C. passed a background check on 8/21/12. The check was ordered by Marcia through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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