Search 75,121 tutors
FIND TUTORS
Over 200 tutoring hours

Alfred U.

Quality ESL Instruction

Spokane, WA (99207)

Travel radius
10 miles
Hourly fee
$45.00
Email Alfred U.

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

Background Check Status for Alfred U.

Alfred U. passed a background check on 5/24/12. The check was ordered by Alfred through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

After sending a message to Alfred, you will be able to order a new background check for $7.99. As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.

Hello! My name is Alfred. I am completing a master's in Teaching English as a Second Language at Gonzaga University and have taught ESL for five years, including two years in Costa Rica. Because I love English and helping people learn, teaching ESL is my passion. It would be my pleasure to help you improve your reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills in English.

Email Alfred

Alfred’s subjects

Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading
Test Preparation:
GED
Homeschool:
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Language:
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

English

I love everything about English. I love the history of the language, its Germanic roots and the effects of the Norman invasion. I love literature, the way it reflects and shapes our understanding of the world. I love studying English, using linguistics to explore its inner workings and mechanics. But most of all, I love having the opportunity to share my enthusiasm for English with others.

ESL/ESOL

Simply put, helping people learn English is the greatest joy of my life. I love watching people become more fluent speakers and better writers. I love being there when a person understands a grammar point that had confused them. I love that I can help people improve their lives by improving their ability to communicate.

Reading

Reading can be a great pleasure, but it requires certain skills. Successful readers pay attention to the way individual sentences work together to form paragraphs. When studying, they identify the topic sentence of a paragraph and rephrase it as a question, bringing the supporting details to light. When reading fiction, they are aware of different genres, so they can correctly interpret details and plot devices.

Luckily these skills can be learned. Learning them not only makes reading more rewarding, it guarantees improved success in school and in life. I am confident I can help you or your child learn to become a better reader.

Read all subject qualifications ยป

Email Alfred

back to top

Education

Metropolitan State College of Denver (English)

University of Denver (Graduate Coursework)

Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Alfred will travel within 10 miles of Spokane, WA 99207.

Email Alfred

Usually responds in about 1 day

Send Alfred a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Alfred 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.