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Lisa R.

New Milford, CT

$45/hour

English tutor

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Lander University
English
University of Bridgeport
Master's

Education

Lander University (English)

University of Bridgeport (Master's)

About Lisa

My vast knowledge of English, specifically, reading, writing, and grammar, will be very helpful in your quest to become a better student. I have a Bachelor's degree in English as well as a Master's degree in Education. Throughout my college career, I often tutored fellow students in these subjects and proofread many final papers both analytical and creative.

My great love is reading. I often read one to eight books per month. Plus. I am involved in a monthly book club where professionals, such as myself, come together to discuss the finer points of the novel as well as the many minor points as well.

Six years ago, I was part of a volunteer program where I assisted a published children's book author in educating young writers. The students were of teen and pre-teen age. The program was provided by the Newtown Public Library and it lasted all summer. We met once a week on Saturday mornings.

Over this past summer, I took great strives to read the same novel my sixteen year old niece needed to read for her summer English homework. I am never too busy to read the same novels that young people have assigned. This is so that I can tutor them in what they are learning in class. The more I read with you, the better you become.

I, over the years beginning when I was in grade school, have won many writing contests and chosen by teachers/professors to attend many weekend, writing seminars. I worked often with published writers who provided very helpful hints and methods by which would produce note-worthy essays, short stories, etc.
My vast knowledge of English, specifically, reading, writing, and grammar, will be very helpful in your quest to Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of New Milford, CT 06776
In-person lessons
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar

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Lander University
English
University of Bridgeport
Master's

Education

Lander University (English)

University of Bridgeport (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Lisa will travel within 40 miles of New Milford, CT 06776.