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Kevin L.

Astoria, NY

$40/hr

Adult ESL Specialist

Background check passed as of 2/23/10
Usually responds in about 8 hours

Adult ESL Specialist

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I am a professional educator with MS in Education and a Graduate Certificate in ESL English as a Second Language. I am faculty member of a college in New York City. I provide individualized educational services combined with a patient, motivational approach. I take the time to become familiar with each student and tailor the learning experience to meet the student's needs.

English:
English,
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Study Skills
Homeschool:
English,
ESL/ESOL,
Study Skills
Test Preparation:
TOEFL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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English

Master's degree in Education and a Graduate Certificate in ESL. Experienced with international students.

ESL/ESOL

Graduate Certificate in Adult ESL (English as a Second Language). Experienced in working with adults seeking to learn or improve English skills.

Study Skills

I am a professional educator with MS in Education with experience in Elementary and Secondary education as well as Special Education and Adult Education. I provide individualized educational services combined with a patient, motivational approach. I take the time to become familiar with each student and tailor the learning experience to meet the student's needs. I will provide strategies in study skills tailored to meet the student's needs and academic challenges.

TOEFL

I have worked with many international students. I have become familiar with areas of the TOEFL which are difficult for students of various language backgrounds. I am able to plan for study in areas where I expect to encounter difficulties. Additionally, I am able to help students by instilling confidence.

Kevin’s Resources

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If you're a student attending classes, you have probably experienced many moments when it was hard to make yourself settle down and study, even when an important exam was coming up. If you're like most students, you put off studying until the very last minute. The night before the exam, you'll stay up all night cramming, getting little or no sleep. In the morning, you'll drag yourself out of... read more

St. Joseph's College
Child Study
St,. Joseph's College of Maine
Master's

Education

St. Joseph's College (Child Study)

St,. Joseph's College of Maine (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Travel policy

Kevin will travel within 40 miles of Astoria, NY 11103.


About Kevin

I am a professional educator with MS in Education and a Graduate Certificate in ESL English as a Second Language. I am faculty member of a college in New York City. I provide individualized educational services combined with a patient, motivational approach. I take the time to become familiar with each student and tailor the learning experience to meet the student's needs.

Education

St. Joseph's College
Child Study
St,. Joseph's College of Maine
Master's

Education

St. Joseph's College (Child Study)

St,. Joseph's College of Maine (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Astoria, NY 11103

Kevin’s Subjects

English:
English,
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Study Skills
Homeschool:
English,
ESL/ESOL,
Study Skills
Test Preparation:
TOEFL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL

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.


Kevin’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 Kevin. View all of Kevin’s resources

If you're a student attending classes, you have probably experienced many moments when it was hard to make yourself settle down and study, even when an important exam was coming up. If you're like most students, you put off studying until the very last minute. The night before the exam, you'll stay up all night cramming, getting little or no sleep. In the morning, you'll drag yourself out of... read more


Background Check Status for Kevin L.

Kevin L. passed a background check on 2/23/10. The check was ordered by Kevin through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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