Search 74,106 tutors
FIND TUTORS

Ilene K.

Ms.K- teaches ESL & Math

Brooklyn, NY (11226)

Travel radius
15 miles
Hourly fee
$60.00
Email Ilene K.

You don't pay for tutoring
unless you find a good fit!

Background Check Status for Ilene K.

Ilene K. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Ilene, you will be able to order a background check for $7.99. The check will be processed by First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.

I have taught kindergarten through 12th grade for over 25 years. Most of this time was in middle school. I taught ESL in the content areas, mostly science and math. In high school I taught American literature and nonfiction.
I enjoy challenging my students, taking them through a problem step by step and having them do the hard work. It is rewarding for all.

Email Ilene

Ilene’s subjects

Math:
Prealgebra
English:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling
Special Needs:
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL, Prealgebra, Reading, Writing
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading

Phonics

I am a native speaker of English. I have a Master's degree in Applied Linguistics from SUNY at Stony Brook. I taught ESL in the NYC public schools for over 20 years. My experience has ranged from kindergarten to 12th grade. I also taught 5th grade in Mexico for a year.

For younger learners, simple one-syllable words are introduced. For more advanced speakers, I introduce and practice the exceptions and abstractions that frequently confuse even native speakers of English.

In all grades and places, I have always used a combination of phonics and whole language. Neither alone is effective. Meaning is first, means comes next.

Read all subject qualifications ยป

Email Ilene

back to top

Education

SUNY Stony Brook

SUNY at Stony Brook (Other)

TESOL (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

First class is $30.

Travel policy

Ilene will travel within 15 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11226.

Email Ilene

Usually responds in about 2 days

Send Ilene a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Ilene or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

(ex: algebra, chemistry)
Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.

Receive Responses From Additional Tutors

If selected, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.