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William S.

Hercules, CA

$45/hour

English Grammar, Reading and Writing are my specialties.

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University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
California State University
Master's

Education

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

California State University (Master's)

About William

My formal foundation in English includes six years of writing short stories, formal reports and dissertations, which began in college. I have shown particular talent in grammatical accuracy since high school, where we had to recite grammatical rules and diagram sentences, showing the parts of speech and their relationships in a sentence.
Strong English communications in speech and in writing indicate the level of a person's education and their attention to detail and accuracy. Written communications riddled with spelling errors, for instance, usually disqualify a candidate for an upper level position.

In addition to several years in Education, teaching, counseling and in curriculum development, I have many years of experience as a Staffing Consultant, finding, screening and hiring the right person for a specific position for companies in technical and non-technical areas. Accurate communication verbally and in writing, is a key factor in hiring the right person, especially in management and executive levels. So my most recent experience in tutoring is with those job candidates who are challenged with English speech and writing.

I like working with people as a profession, as you can tell by the positions I have held.
My formal foundation in English includes six years of writing short stories, formal reports and dissertations, which began in college. I have shown particular talent in grammatical accuracy since high school, where we had to recite Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Hercules, CA 94547
In-person lessons
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary

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University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
California State University
Master's

Education

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

California State University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

William will travel within 25 miles of Hercules, CA 94547.