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Rebecca R.

Los Angeles, CA

$50/hour

Adult and Elementary Language Teacher

In-person lessons

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Bachelor of Arts - The Evergreen State College
Liberal Arts
La trobe University
Other

Education

Bachelor of Arts - The Evergreen State College (Liberal Arts)

La trobe University (Other)

About Rebecca

I have been in the education field for over 15 years, most recently working as a first and second grade teacher for an international school in China. I am currently a new mom (to a one year old) and really miss teaching.

I love teaching reading and english skills to any age student, and I started my career working in adult literacy and found the same enthusiasm in all my students as they accomplished their goals. I look forward to meeting diverse students and watching them grow and accomplish what they set out to do!

I was an outstanding Advanced Placement student in English as a high school and University student (in America) and taught ESL to business leaders and all ages of students while living in China and accomplished many different student goals, including TOEFL and IELTS/ SAT and GRE preparation, or for specific career goals.

I worked with the California State Common Core Curriculum for three years during my work as an international teacher at Meishi International School (Additionally, an IB Curriculum).

Every first grade student I have taught has learned to read and enjoyed reading in our classroom. My own one year old is extremely verbal and I think it is because I incorporate language, signing and positive reinforcement along with a multi-faceted approach that includes different learning styles (auditory, kinesthetic, etc.).
I have been in the education field for over 15 years, most recently working as a first and second grade teacher for an international school in China. I am currently a new mom (to a one year old) and really miss teaching.

I love teaching
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Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required

For online tutoring, or tutoring along with my one year old son, $30 or less.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Los Angeles, CA 90016
In-person lessons
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, IELTS
Test Preparation:
Common Core,
IELTS
Language:
ESL/ESOL, IELTS
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Common Core,
Phonics

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Common Core

I have taught for three years at an international school that uses both the California Common Core Standards and an IB Curriculum. Every day when teaching my first and second grade students I ensured that the lessons I planned incorporated Common Core elements, and I used the Common Core text books to base my lessons on.

Bachelor of Arts - The Evergreen State College
Liberal Arts
La trobe University
Other

Education

Bachelor of Arts - The Evergreen State College (Liberal Arts)

La trobe University (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

For online tutoring, or tutoring along with my one year old son, $30 or less.

Travel policy

Rebecca will travel within 10 miles of Los Angeles, CA 90016.