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The University of Memphis
Anthropology
The University of Memphis
Master's

Education

The University of Memphis (Anthropology)

The University of Memphis (Master's)

About Amy

Hi! I'm Amy. I lived in Japan for six years, teaching English as a foreign language to students of all ages. At my previous job, I taught only preschool children (I love kids!), but I miss talking with adults to help them improve their English.

I enjoy reading and writing, so I would love to help students with any of their English assignments.

I have a TESOL certification and am a published author/editor.

I have 6 years of experience teaching in Japan.

I'm a former Speech-Language Pathologist.

I am new to the Hartford area! I look forward to meeting you!
Hi! I'm Amy. I lived in Japan for six years, teaching English as a foreign language to students of all ages. At my previous job, I taught only preschool children (I love kids!), but I miss talking with adults to help them improve their English.

I enjoy reading and writing, so I would love to help students with any of their English
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Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of East Hartford, CT 06118
In-person lessons
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Proofreading
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Japanese
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Phonics,
Spelling

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Japanese

I completed the Kumon Japanese language program in Japan.
I lived in Japan from August 2010-August 2016.

Phonics

I have a Master's Degree in Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology. My specialty while working with children was phonological disorders and accent modification, as well as assisting students (most of whom had dyslexia or dysgraphia) with oral reading and reading comprehension. I organized and led a summer reading group in 2010 with assistance from a multi-sensory tutor who also specialized in teaching phonics.

The University of Memphis
Anthropology
The University of Memphis
Master's

Education

The University of Memphis (Anthropology)

The University of Memphis (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Amy will travel within 25 miles of East Hartford, CT 06118.