Over 100 tutoring hours

Richard W.

Alhambra, CA

$27/hour

Enthusiastic Instructor of ESL, SAT Prep- Reading and Writing, English

In-person lessons
Background check passed as of 12/4/13
4.7 average from 34 ratings
A Great Tutor
— James, Alhambra, CA on 5/15/14

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University of Southern California-
Literature - BA

Education

University of Southern California- (Literature - BA)

About Richard

I am dedicated to helping my students attain their goals, whatever they may be, by improving their ability to read and write effective English. I am experienced in tutoring ESL English and SAT prep- reading and writing. I have tutored English Language Arts individually and in groups of 2-6 at the 2nd, 3rd, 8th, 11th and 12th grade levels as well as math at the elementary school level. I have worked for numerous companies including Rising Star Academy, Mobile Minds, Ace Tutoring, Academia Tutoring, Academic Advantage and Phoenix Scholars and Munch Math.
My subjects include TOEFL prep, GED prep, American, European and World History as well as Geography and US Government, and Pre-Algebra. I enjoy what I do and try to make the learning process fun.
I am dedicated to helping my students attain their goals, whatever they may be, by improving their ability to read and write effective English. I am experienced in tutoring ESL English and Read more

Policies

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Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Alhambra, CA 91803
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"A Great Tutor"

- James, Alhambra, CA on 5/15/14

"So far so good"

- Shao, West Covina, CA on 8/26/12
Math:
Prealgebra
Music:
Guitar
English:
ACT Reading, English,
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, IELTS, Literature, Proofreading,
Reading, SAT Reading,
SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading, COOP/HSPT, GED, IELTS, PSAT, SAT Reading,
SAT Writing, SSAT, TOEFL
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
IELTS, TOEFL
History:
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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English

As a tutor with the NCLB program I have two years of experience with children grades 1-5.

ESL/ESOL

ESL TRAINING- Needed skill in grammar, reading and writing as well as vocabulary for everyday use as well as school

Proofreading

Develop skills in finding and correcting mistakes in grammar, punctuation, spelling, capitalization and vocabulary.

SAT Reading

I have coached numerous students at various aptitude levels and have studied all approaches to test preparation.

University of Southern California-
Literature - BA

Education

University of Southern California- (Literature - BA)

A Great Tutor — After having met with Richard for about 5 weeks now I can report that he is a very good tutor. Richard is tutoring in math and language arts. He is constantly pressing our young student to perform better in math and spelling, story writing, and use of the English language. Richard uses every minute to get the most out of the hour. He is always on time and assigns homework. He then follows-up a ...

— James, Alhambra, CA on 5/15/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $27.00

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Travel policy

Richard will travel within 10 miles of Alhambra, CA 91803.