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Lorissa S.

Chicago, IL

$40/hour

ESL tutor for all levels

In-person lessons

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University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana
Int'l Relations

Education

University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana (Int'l Relations)

About Lorissa

I am a tutor with experience teaching English to adult learners. I first taught English as a volunteer during my semester abroad in Costa Rica when I was 20 years old.

Since then I have gotten my TEFL certification from the International TEFL Academy and haven't looked back! I love teaching English because I also love learning new languages. Learning a new language is extremely difficult and can be overwhelming and I can relate to the difficult experience. I learned Portuguese and Spanish during two separate study abroad trips and have taken formal classes for many years before that. I want to help others feel as excited as I do when I say something correctly or can spend an entire day speaking in another language.

I am happy to help all English learners at any level and will gladly make lessons specific to the student's needs. I am currently teaching English as a Second Language part-time but I am looking to take on more students in a one-on-one setting. This type of setting can be very beneficial and will help students to learn at a faster pace. I am available during the evenings Monday through Thursday and I have some availability on the weekends as well. I look forward to hearing from you!

- TEFL Certified
- Volunteer teaching experience
- Currently teaching English as a Second language to beginner and intermediate level adults.

I am excited to hear from you and can't wait to start teaching you English!
I am a tutor with experience teaching English to adult learners. I first taught English as a volunteer during my semester abroad in Costa Rica when I was 20 years old.

Since then I have gotten my TEFL certification from the International TEFL Academy and haven't looked back! I
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Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Chicago, IL 60645
In-person lessons
English:
ESL/ESOL
Language:
ESL/ESOL

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University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana
Int'l Relations

Education

University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana (Int'l Relations)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Lorissa will travel within 20 miles of Chicago, IL 60645.