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Johnny C.

Jersey City, NJ

$40/hr

English Literacy/Humanities Tutor

English Literacy/Humanities Tutor

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My name is Johnny, and I love to study history and different cultures of the world. My hobbies include physical exercises such as thirty-minutes of gentle and strength yoga, and a half-hour run around the local park.

I work as a part-time English tutor at Hudson County Community College, where I often build adult students’ motivation in their academic abilities, making them independent learners. Also, I’ve worked as a youth counselor at an after-school program in Lower Manhattan, where I've counseled children on appropriate behaviors and model social skills for them such as team-work. I have a proven record of managing classrooms, from kindergarten to eighth grade, as a Substitute and Student-Teacher.

My tutoring methods consist mainly of the socratic-method of questioning, where I guide the student with the understanding of what improvements are necessary for comprehending the topic. Also, I focus my tutoring objectives on the fundamentals of any subject provided, where the student and I move further into the task by fully understanding the basics of it. For example, it would be necessary for a student to understand the sentence, before writing a paragraph; and to understand the paragraph, before writing an essay.

English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, Writing
Science:
Anthropology
Language:
ESL/ESOL
History:
American History, Anthropology, Classics, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Music History, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Music:
Music History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Bodybuilding, Fitness
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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New Jersey City University

Education

New Jersey City University

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Travel policy

Johnny will travel within 5 miles of Jersey City, NJ 07304.


About Johnny

My name is Johnny, and I love to study history and different cultures of the world. My hobbies include physical exercises such as thirty-minutes of gentle and strength yoga, and a half-hour run around the local park.

I work as a part-time English tutor at Hudson County Community College, where I often build adult students’ motivation in their academic abilities, making them independent learners. Also, I’ve worked as a youth counselor at an after-school program in Lower Manhattan, where I've counseled children on appropriate behaviors and model social skills for them such as team-work. I have a proven record of managing classrooms, from kindergarten to eighth grade, as a Substitute and Student-Teacher.

My tutoring methods consist mainly of the socratic-method of questioning, where I guide the student with the understanding of what improvements are necessary for comprehending the topic. Also, I focus my tutoring objectives on the fundamentals of any subject provided, where the student and I move further into the task by fully understanding the basics of it. For example, it would be necessary for a student to understand the sentence, before writing a paragraph; and to understand the paragraph, before writing an essay.

Education

New Jersey City University

Education

New Jersey City University


Tutor Policies

Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Jersey City, NJ 07304

Johnny’s Subjects

English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, Writing
Science:
Anthropology
Language:
ESL/ESOL
History:
American History, Anthropology, Classics, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Music History, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Music:
Music History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Bodybuilding, Fitness
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking

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.


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