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Gerrie B.

Cherry Hill, NJ

$50/hr

Writing & Language Arts

Usually responds after +3 days

Writing & Language Arts

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I enjoy helping students find their writing voices to create effective communications. My experience encompasses tutoring students of all ages, from elementary to graduate university levels in writing and general language arts. I have successfully helped many students edit papers and compose college applications and essays. I conduct low-stress one-on-one sessions to provide kind and sincere feedback and help. In addition, I have significant experience in the marketplace helping businesses create an array communications.

My educational credentials include a BS from Cornell University and an MBA from Northwestern University. My experience includes positions in corporate communications and marketing with responsibilities to write company newsletters, press releases and business plans. In addition, I have provided private tutoring services for many years and worked with schools to develop educational curricula.

English:
ESL/ESOL,
Proofreading, Reading,
SAT Writing,
Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Reading,
Vocabulary
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL,
Reading,
Writing
Test Preparation:
College Counseling,
SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
College Counseling,
ESL/ESOL,
Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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College Counseling

I have enjoyed assisting many high school students climb up and over the college admissions mountain. From laying academic groundwork for successful testing, to finding a strong writing voice for exams and applications, to determining a best college program fit - I've had experience guiding the ride. I personally have visited dozens of colleges and universities on both coasts and in the Midwest. I am familiar with the college process and issues to consider. My students have attained a variety of acceptances including Northwestern, Cornell, Johns Hopkins, Berkely, UCLA, Cal Poly SLO, & American U.

ESL/ESOL

English is an interesting, versatile and fun language to learn.

Reading

I believe that early reading education requires a blend of phonetic and whole language skills. Moving forward, comprehension skills are important. But nourishing a lifetime love for reading is key to reading excellence.

SAT Writing

SAT writing requires excellent technique, craftsmanship, and a strong personal voice. Practice and focus is important to SAT writing which requires that extra sparkle to shine. I truly enjoy coaching this subject and have helped many students improve.

Writing

The challenge of excellent writing is to find a voice that communicates clearly and expressively. I have significant experience, particularly at high school and university levels, working with writers to produce well-edited, interesting, and purposeful writing.

Gerrie’s Resources

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Feeling prepared is so important to successful testing. Preparation must start with a solid understanding of the test itself. You must ask two important questions. First, what information will be tested and at what level of detail? Should I know general concepts or specific facts? Second, how will I be asked to demonstrate my understanding? Will I be asked for written or oral responses, long... read more

Cornell University
Northwestern Univ Kellogg Grad School Mgmt
MBA

Education

Cornell University

Northwestern Univ Kellogg Grad School Mgmt (MBA)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

Travel policy

Gerrie will travel within 15 miles of Cherry Hill, NJ 08034.


About Gerrie

I enjoy helping students find their writing voices to create effective communications. My experience encompasses tutoring students of all ages, from elementary to graduate university levels in writing and general language arts. I have successfully helped many students edit papers and compose college applications and essays. I conduct low-stress one-on-one sessions to provide kind and sincere feedback and help. In addition, I have significant experience in the marketplace helping businesses create an array communications.

My educational credentials include a BS from Cornell University and an MBA from Northwestern University. My experience includes positions in corporate communications and marketing with responsibilities to write company newsletters, press releases and business plans. In addition, I have provided private tutoring services for many years and worked with schools to develop educational curricula.

Education

Cornell University
Northwestern Univ Kellogg Grad School Mgmt
MBA

Education

Cornell University

Northwestern Univ Kellogg Grad School Mgmt (MBA)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
6 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

Gerrie’s Subjects

English:
ESL/ESOL,
Proofreading, Reading,
SAT Writing,
Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Reading,
Vocabulary
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL,
Reading,
Writing
Test Preparation:
College Counseling,
SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
College Counseling,
ESL/ESOL,
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.


Gerrie’s Resources

Tutors have the ability to create educational resources and share them with the WyzAnt community. Here are some of the resources created by Gerrie. View all of Gerrie’s resources

Feeling prepared is so important to successful testing. Preparation must start with a solid understanding of the test itself. You must ask two important questions. First, what information will be tested and at what level of detail? Should I know general concepts or specific facts? Second, how will I be asked to demonstrate my understanding? Will I be asked for written or oral responses, long... read more


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