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Larry S.

Patient and Expert English Tutor

Patient and Expert English Tutor

$75/hour

  • 276 hours tutoring

  • Mid-City Los Angeles, CA 90035

"Very perceptive and patient"

Thomas, 21 lessons with Larry

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About Larry


Bio

I am a veteran teacher and tutor with National Board Certification in teaching English as a Second Language. I have taught ESL, English, and Psychology (including Honors and AP courses) for a number of years. I hold a master's degree in bilingual education.

I am now employed by the Educational Testing Service (ETS) as an evaluator. In addition to private tutoring, I teach an SAT Prep class at the Los Angeles STEM Academy

I am eager to help adult and secondary students who are looking for...

I am a veteran teacher and tutor with National Board Certification in teaching English as a Second Language. I have taught ESL, English, and Psychology (including Honors and AP courses) for a number of years. I hold a master's degree in bilingual education.

I am now employed by the Educational Testing Service (ETS) as an evaluator. In addition to private tutoring, I teach an SAT Prep class at the Los Angeles STEM Academy

I am eager to help adult and secondary students who are looking for individual instruction from a compassionate, knowledgeable and dedicated teacher.

Contact me if you are ready to dedicate yourself to improving your command of English -- grammar, writing, reading comprehension and conversation. I can also help students prepare for SAT, ACT and AP exams.


Education

University of Minnesota
Psychology
University of Wisconsin
Other
Arizona State University
MEd

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $75
  • Rate details: Special rate for groups.
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 5 miles of Los Angeles, CA 90035
  • Lesson cancellation: 24 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 12/5/2013

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Corporate Training

ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

More than 20 years experience teaching ESL and TESOL to secondary students. National Board Certification in English as a Second Language instruction. Master's Degree in Bilingual Education.
Proofreading,

Proofreading

Fifteen years of experience as a professional proofreader, copy editor and editor for several publishing companies in New York City.
Grammar

Elementary Education

Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary

English

English,

English

I have taught high school English for nearly 25 years, covering grades 9-12. I have been certified to teach AP classes. I have also taught English and Debate at the Los Angeles STEM Academy.
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

More than 20 years experience teaching ESL and TESOL to secondary students. National Board Certification in English as a Second Language instruction. Master's Degree in Bilingual Education.
Proofreading,

Proofreading

Fifteen years of experience as a professional proofreader, copy editor and editor for several publishing companies in New York City.
ACT English, ACT Reading, Grammar, Literature, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing

History

Social Studies,

Social Studies

I minored in History as a college undergraduate. I taught AP Psychology for many years, and I was also approved by the Los Angeles Unified School District to teach Social Studies, based on the college credits I earned. I am exceptionally well-read in history, sociology and psychology.
American History

Homeschool

English,

English

I have taught high school English for nearly 25 years, covering grades 9-12. I have been certified to teach AP classes. I have also taught English and Debate at the Los Angeles STEM Academy.
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

More than 20 years experience teaching ESL and TESOL to secondary students. National Board Certification in English as a Second Language instruction. Master's Degree in Bilingual Education.
Reading, SAT Reading, Writing

Language

ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

More than 20 years experience teaching ESL and TESOL to secondary students. National Board Certification in English as a Second Language instruction. Master's Degree in Bilingual Education.
TOEFL

Most Popular

English,

English

I have taught high school English for nearly 25 years, covering grades 9-12. I have been certified to teach AP classes. I have also taught English and Debate at the Los Angeles STEM Academy.
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

More than 20 years experience teaching ESL and TESOL to secondary students. National Board Certification in English as a Second Language instruction. Master's Degree in Bilingual Education.
Reading, Writing

Other

ESL/ESOL

ESL/ESOL

More than 20 years experience teaching ESL and TESOL to secondary students. National Board Certification in English as a Second Language instruction. Master's Degree in Bilingual Education.

Science

Psychology

Special Needs

Dyslexia

Dyslexia

I am a veteran teacher of English, ESL and other subjects. I have taught reading to students with various disabilities, including dyslexia, for 25 years. I am National Board Certified and hold a Masters Degree in Bilingual and Secondary Education.

Summer

ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

More than 20 years experience teaching ESL and TESOL to secondary students. National Board Certification in English as a Second Language instruction. Master's Degree in Bilingual Education.
GED, Reading, Writing

Test Preparation

TEAS,

TEAS

I am an experienced high school teacher with a Masters degree in Bilingual and Secondary Education. I have been National Board Certified. I have taught and tutored students in a variety of subjects for 25 years, including SAT and ACT Prep classes in math as well as English.
ACT English, ACT Reading, ASVAB, GED, PSAT, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, SSAT, TOEFL

Ratings and Reviews


Rating

4.7 (34 ratings)
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(1)
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1 star
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Reviews


Great tutor

Larry is an excellent tutor. He teaches me a lot of things about English grammar and pronunciation. Also, he is a very interesting person since he knows a lot of things about different topics.

Ricardo, 58 lessons with Larry

Excellent tutor with insightful ideas

Larry is a great tutor. I am a graduate student and have very much benefitted from his tutoring services. He has brought me to think about the concepts in new ways and has made the term more enjoyable to learn.

Blake, 46 lessons with Larry

$75/hour

Larry S.

$75/hour

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