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Marcy C.

Deerfield Beach, FL

$65/hour

Tutor in English conversation, comprehension, reading and writing

In-person lessons

$65/Hour


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Fitchburg State University
English Literature,

Education

Fitchburg State University (English Literature,)

About Marcy

I am a native American English speaker and have had two careers in my life, both of which I enjoy immensely. I have been a nurse and a teacher. For the purposes of this page, however, I will discuss my background in teaching English and testing. I have always loved to both learn and teach and consider myself a lifelong learner. I began teaching English in 2004 at a community center as a break from nursing. I went as far as to get a degree in it and graduated in 2010. I always have attempted to maintain a balance with my two careers and love helping students whose first language is not English improve in order that they may realize their dreams.

My teaching experience is varied. I have taught adult learners in a classroom setting in which the only possible way to communicate was in English. I was lucky enough to manage an after school program for middle schoolers out of my home. I have taught SAT testing, NCLEX preparation for nursing students whose first language is not English, and privately tutored students who chose to prepare for private school. My students have come from all over the world. I have taught on Skype and in person. What I love most is that I learn as much, if not more, than what I teach. I have been welcomed in to families, participated in birthdays, weddings, and graduations, and been introduced to wonderful homecooked meals from East Asia to South America. I try to find out what students' goals are and help them achieve them. When appropriate, such as with children and teens, I try to involve students' families in the learning process.

I teach conversational English, as well as grammar, literature, and vocabulary. I can proofread your work and make recommendations for better ways to write what you want to say. I will encourage you, but in order to get results, the key is practice, practice, practice! This means homework. I prefer when students communicate with me between meetings with questions, rather than coming unprepared to class.

If you are interested in improving your English skills, please contact me via email to learn more and schedule lessons.
I am a native American English speaker and have had two careers in my life, both of which I enjoy immensely. I have been a nurse and a teacher. For the purposes of this page, however, I will discuss my background in teaching English and testing. I have always loved to both learn and teach and consider myself a lifelong learner. I began teaching Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
In-person lessons
English:
English,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Vocabulary
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Vocabulary

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English

I am a native speaker of North American English and have a Bachelors degree in English Literature and English Secondary Education.

Fitchburg State University
English Literature,

Education

Fitchburg State University (English Literature,)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $65.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Marcy will travel within 20 miles of Deerfield Beach, FL 33441.