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Ithaca College (Writing)
I graduated from Ithaca College with a Bachelor of Arts in Writing in 2007 and received my Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate in 2009. Prior to becoming a tutor, I spent time living and teaching in Busan, South Korea. I have taught and tutored students from kindergarten through high school in a wide variety of subjects including English, math, history and test prep. Currently, I am teaching English as a foreign language to adults. In addition to teaching, I enjoy writing and traveling and have spent time backpacking through South America and Asia. Hi,
I graduated from Ithaca College with a Bachelor of Arts in Writing in 2007 and received my Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate in
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I spent a year working in Busan, South Korea, where I was teaching English at a private school for Korean children. My classes varied in age, size, and ability. During the mornings I taught a kindergarten class, the main focus of which was reading, writing, and phonics. In the afternoon I had several older groups of students, ranging from 4th to 12th grade, as well as one-on-one tutoring sessions. The subjects in the afternoon ranged from math, to science, to grammar.
I have 3 years experience tutoring elementary math to students in 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade.
In 2003 I graduated from Ithaca College with a BA in Writing with a concentration in creative writing. I took many literature and poetry classes, including poetics in which I studied the history of literary criticism.
I am very familiar with multiple phonics systems, including Plus Phonics and English Land. I taught phonics for both full classes and one on one tutoring sessions. I also have experience working with a variety of age groups and levels of ability, from beginner to advanced.
Three Years of reading tutoring for elementary and high school students.
Taught Elementary Level Reading in Korea for 3rd through 8th graders.
Helped develop reading software for Altis Avante.
In 2003 I graduated from Ithaca College with a BA in Writing.