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I offer traditional tutoring plus creative approaches for each student.
A Columbia University honors graduate, whose father was an English professor, I have 13 years experience teaching English to students from all over the world.
I teach correct English first, slang second and only when necessary. My second specialty is pronunciation which will get you understood by Americans. At the same time, you will build vocabulary and grammar proficiency-- and have a lot of fun doing it. If you need to polish your English, contact me; you will not only learn English, but at a very high level.
I have always enjoyed the interaction with students of different cultures, especially watching them improve week by week. As the student becomes more advanced, the sessions expand far beyond ESL and grammar.
Of course I also teach Americans, from English and Math for kids to college students' papers. (If I help you re-write a paper, your grade will go up.)
Non-smokers only, please. Also, for the convenience of us both, all billing is smoothly and reliably processed through the Wyzant website; this way, we can concentrate on learning more than business :)
I was a competitive swimmer in junior high and high school. I was a New York State lifeguard in the Jones Beach Lifeguard Corps. I have also taught many adults and kids how to swim.
Columbia University (English)
Great flexible tutor — Fantastic tutor that we will use again. He knows English well and my son enjoyed his company. He was spontaneous when we needed help before an exam. ...
Standard Hourly Fee: $44.00
Cancellation: 24 hours notice required
JB will travel within 5 miles of New York, NY 10028.
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