Search 75,107 tutors
FIND TUTORS

Jared P.

Liberal Arts Tutor

Chicago, IL (60618)

Travel radius
10 miles
Hourly fee
$30.00
Email Jared P.

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

Background Check Status for Jared P.

Jared P. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Jared, 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.

Hello,

I recently earned a M.A. in Geography & Environmental Studies. My background is basically in liberal arts. I've signed up to be a tutor of English and Geography as I've taught English as a foreign language (EFL) in South Korea for a year and have considerable experience with geographical information systems (GIS). Before departing to Korea I received a EFL certificate from an organization here in Chicago after 120 hours of training and tutoring. The tutoring was volunteered at the Chinese Mutual Aide Association to Chinese immigrants.

In the past I have spent considerable time in Germany studying and living which allowed me to become an advanced speaker (with hardly an American accent, as I learned from people more than books). The German I speak is colloquial and I am able to tutor at a beginners to intermediate level.

As far as English or German, my tutoring methods include reading, speaking and writing. Grammar is highlighted but is not necessarily separated from the three. Rather, I integrate the grammar into the speaking and writing exercises. Since the tutor sessions typically last from an hour to an hour 1/2, I consider this a logical step unless the student requests or has specific questions.

Through my studies and travels I have immersed myself in history and geography. That said, I am knowledgeable in these two subjects to a considerable degree and feel capable in addressing these areas should there be students who require help.

Email Jared

Jared’s subjects

Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, German, Grammar, Microsoft Word, Proofreading, Public Speaking
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Homeschool:
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
History:
American History, Anthropology, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies, World History
Language:
ESL/ESOL, German, TOEFL
Science:
Anthropology
Computer:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
English:
ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing

ESL/ESOL

I am a certified TEFL teacher. I have 100 hours of training with 20 hours of practicum, and one year of EFL teaching experience in Seoul, South Korea.

TOEFL

1st priority: assess English skill level.

Tutor meetings will consist of a short introduction to a lesson, followed by practice both orally and literally, followed by a short lesson. Quizzes will be given after certain sections are covered. Occasional homework will be giving on tougher areas or whatever is not covered in time of the meeting.

Read all subject qualifications »

Email Jared

back to top

Education

University of Illinois, Chicago IL (Political Science)

Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago IL (Master's)

Great tutor and easy to reach. I was very intimidated by the GIS course I was taking, however, Jared was very helpful in explaining some of the features, and assisted me in the final class project. ...

— Victor from Chicago, IL on 11/14/13);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $30.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jared will travel within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60618.

Email Jared

Usually responds in about 2 days

Send Jared a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Jared 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.