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Rebecca M.

College English Tutor for Current and Future Students

Hammond, LA (70403)

Travel radius
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Hourly fee
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I currently teach college English at Southeastern Louisiana University. I teach four different sections of English - 101 (Freshman Composition), 102 (further Freshman Composition), 231 (British Literature) and 315 (Special Topics - Harry Potter). I have been teaching at Southeastern for the past five years, and I also teach for Upward Bound, which is a summer school program for underprivileged high school students. In 101 and 102, I teach students how to write or improve their writing by focusing on grammar, content, development, and MLA citation. In 231, I teach a survey of British Literature that includes Beowulf, Shakespeare, Tennyson, Yeats, and Tolkein.

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Rebecca’s subjects

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, European History
Elementary Education:
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers
Homeschool:
English, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, LSAT, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:

English

I have a Master's degree in English Language and Literature from New York University, and I currently teach college English at Southeastern Louisiana University. I have been teaching Freshman Composition for five years there.

Grammar

I have a Master's degree in English Language and Literature from New York University, and I currently teach college English at Southeastern Louisiana University. I have been teaching Freshman Composition for five years there, where one of the main focuses of the class is grammar.

Literature

I have a Master's degree in English Language and Literature from New York University, and I currently teach college English at Southeastern Louisiana University. I have been teaching Freshman Composition for five years there, and Survey of British Literature for four years. In British Literature, we look at works like Beowulf, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Shakespeare's sonnets, Shakespeare's plays, poems by Tennyson, Yeats, and Byron, and The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkein.

Reading

I have a Master's degree in English Language and Literature from New York University, and I currently teach college English at Southeastern Louisiana University. I have been teaching Freshman Composition for five years there. Part of teaching English is helping students with reading and analyzing text.

Vocabulary

I have a Master's degree in English Language and Literature from New York University, and I currently teach college English at Southeastern Louisiana University. I have been teaching Freshman Composition for five years there. Vocabulary is a key part of my classes, where I teach my students how best to use their vocabulary in their papers.

Writing

I currently teach freshman composition at a university, in addition to British Literature. My job is essentially to teach my students how to write grammatically correctly, how to structure essays, how to argue a point, and how to cite research. I have been doing this for the past five years, and most of my students end up doing well.

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Education

Southeastern Louisiana University

New York University (Master's)

Amazing Tutor Ms. Rebecca is very good at finding your strengths and weaknesses. She focuses on exact skills needed to succeed. She is helpful, kind and she accommodates my schedule. I am glad she is there to help me learn and grow. ...

— Nora from La Marque, TX on 10/4/13);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Rebecca will travel within 30 miles of Hammond, LA 70403.

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