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Henry D.

Lawrence, MA

$40/hr

Patient and Knowledgeable Spanish Tutor

Background check passed as of 8/15/13
Usually responds in about 22 minutes

Patient and Knowledgeable Spanish Tutor

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I really enjoy sharing my knowledge of Foreign Languages and History.
I graduated Cum Laude from UMASS Lowell with a double major in History/Spanish. Throughout my time as an undergrad, I helped students with subjects ranging from College Writing, History and Spanish. After I finished my bachelor’s, I worked for a couple of years as a Spanish teacher. I later moved to Spain to study for my Master’s at Saint Louis University Madrid, where I graduated with distinction. I currently have my preliminary teacher’s certification to teach Spanish and History in Massachusetts.

Spanish

I believe that my unique life and academic experiences make me an excellent Spanish tutor. I learned Spanish as a second language, so I understand the difficulties that English speakers have when learning the language, and some simple things that can help them. I also have had the opportunity to speak with Spanish speakers throughout the Spanish Speaking World, so if you are planning a trip to a particular place, I can cater to your needs. I feel that my ability to figure out what a student’s weakness is one my best attributes as a tutor.

ESL

I have worked as an ESL teacher at nights, and have a lot of experience dealing with English speakers who are Spanish speakers. I also have a great interest in other languages, and I believe that knowing a little bit about someone's own language can help me tutor someone with English. I have studied several languages, so I understand the effort it takes to learn another language, and I have lived as a foreigner in another country, so I can really relate to the difficulties of living in another country.

History

I have always have had a love for history and I am able to make real world connections that can help someone understand Historical events in context. I really enjoy history and I bring that enthusiasm to my tutoring.

Portuguese

While living in Europe, I had the opportunity to study Portuguese, and had exposure to both European and Brazilian Portuguese. I am more familiar with Brazilian Portuguese, but I am familiar with European Portuguese too. I also have a good understanding of the hurdles that a Spanish or English speaker will encounter while learning Portuguese.

Italian

Due to my family background, I always have had a great interest in Italian language and culture. Using my knowledge of Italian, I was able to find my grandparent’s family in Italy and visit their town and surviving cousins. I can help someone acquire the skills and resources so they can begin their Italian language learning adventure.

Math:
Prealgebra
English:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, SAT Reading, Vocabulary
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
History:
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL, Prealgebra, SAT Reading, Spanish
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish

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.

UMass Lowell
History and Spanish
Saint Louis University
Master's

Education

UMass Lowell (History and Spanish)

Saint Louis University (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Travel policy

Henry will travel within 30 miles of Lawrence, MA 01841.


About Henry

I really enjoy sharing my knowledge of Foreign Languages and History.
I graduated Cum Laude from UMASS Lowell with a double major in History/Spanish. Throughout my time as an undergrad, I helped students with subjects ranging from College Writing, History and Spanish. After I finished my bachelor’s, I worked for a couple of years as a Spanish teacher. I later moved to Spain to study for my Master’s at Saint Louis University Madrid, where I graduated with distinction. I currently have my preliminary teacher’s certification to teach Spanish and History in Massachusetts.

Spanish

I believe that my unique life and academic experiences make me an excellent Spanish tutor. I learned Spanish as a second language, so I understand the difficulties that English speakers have when learning the language, and some simple things that can help them. I also have had the opportunity to speak with Spanish speakers throughout the Spanish Speaking World, so if you are planning a trip to a particular place, I can cater to your needs. I feel that my ability to figure out what a student’s weakness is one my best attributes as a tutor.

ESL

I have worked as an ESL teacher at nights, and have a lot of experience dealing with English speakers who are Spanish speakers. I also have a great interest in other languages, and I believe that knowing a little bit about someone's own language can help me tutor someone with English. I have studied several languages, so I understand the effort it takes to learn another language, and I have lived as a foreigner in another country, so I can really relate to the difficulties of living in another country.

History

I have always have had a love for history and I am able to make real world connections that can help someone understand Historical events in context. I really enjoy history and I bring that enthusiasm to my tutoring.

Portuguese

While living in Europe, I had the opportunity to study Portuguese, and had exposure to both European and Brazilian Portuguese. I am more familiar with Brazilian Portuguese, but I am familiar with European Portuguese too. I also have a good understanding of the hurdles that a Spanish or English speaker will encounter while learning Portuguese.

Italian

Due to my family background, I always have had a great interest in Italian language and culture. Using my knowledge of Italian, I was able to find my grandparent’s family in Italy and visit their town and surviving cousins. I can help someone acquire the skills and resources so they can begin their Italian language learning adventure.

Education

UMass Lowell
History and Spanish
Saint Louis University
Master's

Education

UMass Lowell (History and Spanish)

Saint Louis University (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Lawrence, MA 01841

Henry’s Subjects

Math:
Prealgebra
English:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, SAT Reading, Vocabulary
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
History:
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL, Prealgebra, SAT Reading, Spanish
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish

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 Henry D.

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