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Tamara P.

Madison, NJ

$45/hr

ESL Tutoring by Tammy

Background check passed as of 9/11/13
Usually responds in about 13 hours

ESL Tutoring by Tammy

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Dear Prospective Student,

My name is Tammy P. and I have been teaching English as a Second Language for the last three years. My students are adults who come from various countries and backgrounds. I really enjoy teaching English to people from other countries as it allows me to learn about their language and cultures as well.

I use many different methods of teaching English as a Second Language because my individual student's needs vary greatly. For example, a student may have strong English speaking skills yet may want to improve his or her writing skills. Another student may write well but may have problems with pronunciation. Each student's goal is different and therefore, requires a teaching plan that is created just for him or her. The teaching plan should take into account the student's needs, present skill level, learning style, and personal interests.

I would like to add that learning English as a Second Language can be fun too! I strive to make my lessons enjoyable and interesting as well as educational. I look forward to meeting you!

Best regards,

Tammy

English:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Grammar
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ESL/ESOL

I have been tutoring English as a Second Language for over three years. I have a BS in Communications from Ithaca College and have done graduate work in Intercultural Communications at the University of Pennsylvania. In each tutoring session I work on the skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. I use many different resources to create my lesson plan including giving the student a copy of a special newspaper that is written in "easy" English for new readers to the English language.

Ithaca College
Communications
University of Pennsylvania
Graduate Coursework
Catholic University
Graduate Coursework

Education

Ithaca College (Communications)

University of Pennsylvania (Graduate Coursework)

Catholic University (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Tamara will travel within 20 miles of Madison, NJ 07940.


About Tamara

Dear Prospective Student,

My name is Tammy P. and I have been teaching English as a Second Language for the last three years. My students are adults who come from various countries and backgrounds. I really enjoy teaching English to people from other countries as it allows me to learn about their language and cultures as well.

I use many different methods of teaching English as a Second Language because my individual student's needs vary greatly. For example, a student may have strong English speaking skills yet may want to improve his or her writing skills. Another student may write well but may have problems with pronunciation. Each student's goal is different and therefore, requires a teaching plan that is created just for him or her. The teaching plan should take into account the student's needs, present skill level, learning style, and personal interests.

I would like to add that learning English as a Second Language can be fun too! I strive to make my lessons enjoyable and interesting as well as educational. I look forward to meeting you!

Best regards,

Tammy

Education

Ithaca College
Communications
University of Pennsylvania
Graduate Coursework
Catholic University
Graduate Coursework

Education

Ithaca College (Communications)

University of Pennsylvania (Graduate Coursework)

Catholic University (Graduate Coursework)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Madison, NJ 07940

Tamara’s Subjects

English:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Grammar
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar

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 Tamara P.

Tamara P. passed a background check on 9/11/13. The check was ordered by Tamara through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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