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Mindy P.

Fort Lauderdale, FL

$40/hour

Experienced English and Reading Teacher - ESL/SAT/ACT/Writing

1250+ Hours
Background check passed as of 3/27/14
4.9 average from 296 ratings
Mindy is a great ESL teacher!
— Giovanny, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 11/21/13

$40/Hour


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Florida Atlantic University
English Education
Nova University
Master's

Education

Florida Atlantic University (English Education)

Nova University (Master's)

About Mindy

I am an experienced teacher and tutor who loves to help students achieve their goals. I have a Bachelor's degree in English Education and a Master's degree in Reading Education. I taught middle school and high school Language Arts and Reading, tutored middle school, high school, and college students and adults, and worked as a technical writer. I currently tutor high school students and adults, as well as proofread and edit papers. I also have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Systems, and I teach Microsoft applications, how to use the internet, social networking, and general computer skills. I am an experienced teacher and tutor who loves to help students achieve their goals. I have a Bachelor's degree in English Education and a Master's degree in Reading Education. I taught middle school and high school Language Arts and Reading, tutored middle school, high school, and college students and adults, and worked as a technical writer. I Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required

I will tutor two students at the same time for the same hourly rate.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Fort Lauderdale, FL 33325
Background Check: Passed

"Mindy is a great ESL teacher!"

- Giovanny, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 11/21/13

"Knowledgeable and patient tutor"

- Jose, Hollywood, FL on 2/1/17

"Superb quality tutoring service"

- Toni, Pembroke Pine, FL on 12/28/16

"Great Experience"

- Ann, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 6/13/16

"Excellent dissertation editing"

- Peppie, Hollywood, FL on 5/24/16

"Great tutor!"

- Jen, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 4/28/16

"Great teacher, very patient"

- Darien, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 3/18/16

"Great Teacher"

- Ketty, Hollywood, FL on 2/18/16

"Great Tutor!"

- Donna, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 1/26/16

"Expert English Tutor"

- Jose, Hollywood, FL on 10/8/15

"We're so happy!"

- Alison, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 9/2/15

"Understood issues quickly"

- Marc, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 7/20/15

"Mindy was great!"

- Vanessa, Pompano Beach, FL on 2/17/15

"Great English Tutor!"

- Carolina, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 4/6/14

"Recommend for SAT Reading Tutoring"

- Sonia, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 10/1/13

"Very resourceful, reliable and honest!"

- Emily, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 12/26/12

"Great tutor"

- Caitlin, Hollywood, FL on 12/9/12

"Excellent Tutor"

- Grace, Miami, FL on 9/9/09
Science:
PSAT
Test Preparation:
ACT English,
ACT Reading,
PSAT, SAT Reading,
SAT Writing,
TOEFL
Computer:
General Computer,
Microsoft Excel,
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word,
QuickBooks
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
Reading,
TOEFL, Writing
History:
Writing
Special Needs:
ADHD, Reading,
Study Skills
Elementary Education:
ADHD, Grammar,
Reading,
Study Skills,
Vocabulary,
Writing
Business:
Business,
ESL/ESOL,
Microsoft Excel,
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word,
QuickBooks,
Writing

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

ACT English

I am an experienced ACT tutor. I taught a high school Intensive Reading class, which covers preparation for the FCAT and the ACT. I've also tutored high school students in ACT Reading, English, Writing, and testing skills. I focus on comprehension, grammar, writing, and test taking skills.

ACT Reading

I am an experienced ACT Reading teacher. I taught high school intensive reading classes and have helped many students prepare for their ACT tests. I use the Real ACT Prep Guide to teach reading comprehension, English, writing, and test-taking skills.

Business

I am a small business owner. My husband and I started our own business from scratch in 2009, and we have grown a lot since then. I handle accounting, finances, marketing, PR, and human resources. I am familiar with all aspects of business functions.

English

I am a retired English teacher with extensive experience helping high school and college students write papers for their courses. I ensure papers are written using proper grammar and punctuation, follow teacher's guidelines, and follow the proper format. I also teach grammar and punctuation to students from middle school age to adult.

ESL/ESOL

I am trained in ESL and have experience helping students who do not speak English as their native language improve their English pronunciation, reading, writing, and grammar.

General Computer

I am proficient in all Microsoft applications, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. I can help with general computer skills, including setting up Facebook profiles and picture albums, email accounts, and blogs. I can download software and remove unwanted applications. I can explain general internet skills and searches and recommend websites. If you need computer help, let me know!

Grammar

I am a retired English teacher with excellent grammar skills. I use different methods and resources to teach grammar, and I can help you improve your speaking and writing skills.

Microsoft Excel

I am a small business owner and use Excel to keep track of our assets and customers in spreadsheets and workbooks. I can perform sorts, searches, and simple equations and also create graphs and charts.

Microsoft Word

I am an experienced Technical Writer with an English degree and I have created many documents using MS Word. I am familiar with all aspects of the application and produce well-written professional documentation.

Proofreading

I have also worked as a technical writer and English instructor. I am extremely proficient in proofreading papers, finding errors, and recommending corrections.

QuickBooks

I am a business owner and keep track of all our records and expenses in QuickBooks. I am proficient at entering new customers, vendors, and items, as well as entering payments and expenses and generating reports.

Reading

I have a Master's degree in Reading Education and I am a retired, experienced Reading teacher. I use many resources to teach reading skills to students from middle school age through adult.

SAT Reading

I am a retired Reading teacher and have experience helping high school students prepare for the Reading and Writing portions of their SAT. I focus on test-taking skills, vocabulary, reading comprehension, and writing skills.

SAT Writing

I have extensive experience in helping students prepare for the Reading and Writing portions of the SAT test. I use many different types of resources to teach vocabulary, grammar, punctuation, and test-taking skills.

Study Skills

I am a retired teacher who has taught middle school and high school and also tutored college students. I can show you how to organize your lessons and activities and how to study effectively for various types of subjects.

Vocabulary

I have a Bachelor's degree in English and an excellent vocabulary. I use online and written lessons to teach vocabulary skills and help students greatly improve their vocabulary understanding and use.

Writing

I am a retired English teacher with many years of experience helping middle school, high school and college students write essays and papers using APA or MLA format following teacher's guidelines. I am an expert editor and can provide guidance on all aspects of writing.

Florida Atlantic University
English Education
Nova University
Master's

Education

Florida Atlantic University (English Education)

Nova University (Master's)

Mindy is a great ESL teacher!

Spanish is my native language and I had difficulties understanding English. Mindy has been tutoring me for more than a year in English, grammar, reading and writing. Since I've been working with Mindy, I have greatly improved my vocabulary, pronunciation, understanding English terminology, and writing. Mindy's tutoring has helped me in many areas of my life, such as my work environment and my soc

— Giovanny, Fort Lauderdale, FL on 11/21/13

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

I will tutor two students at the same time for the same hourly rate.

Travel policy

Mindy will travel within 10 miles of Fort Lauderdale, FL 33325.