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April L.

Indianapolis, IN

$50/hour

Reading and Writing Tutor

In-person lessons

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Bowling Green State University
Integrated Language
IUPUI
Master's

Education

Bowling Green State University (Integrated Language)

IUPUI (Master's)

About April

I have been an English teacher for eight years at the high school level. I am also two classes away from finishing my Master's in English, where I will also receive my Certificate in Teaching Writing and Certificate in Teaching Reading. I am a lifelong learner and through my years of working with students, I have developed a passion and a a skill for motivating them to work beyond what they thought they could.

I have taught SAT preparation courses in the past, and I have always worked with my students to help them prepare for the reading comprehension and writing sections of standardized tests such as the ECA. I know it can be overwhelming, and I know tests, and reading and writing in general, can produce anxiety for students and parents alike. I can help students see the process of writing in a new light, and I can help them break down the reading in ways that make comprehension easier. I know many tips to pass along for standardized testing. Mostly. I have a love for all areas of English (even grammar!) that allows me the patience and desire to help others who are struggling. I believe everyone can do well in these areas. Sometimes students just need someone to take time to sit with them one- on-one and help them in a way that maybe a classroom hasn't been able to provide before. I look forward to working with you and your student!
I have been an English teacher for eight years at the high school level. I am also two classes away from finishing my Master's in English, where I will also receive my Certificate in Teaching Writing and Certificate in Teaching Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Indianapolis, IN 46256
In-person lessons
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading

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Bowling Green State University
Integrated Language
IUPUI
Master's

Education

Bowling Green State University (Integrated Language)

IUPUI (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

April will travel within 20 miles of Indianapolis, IN 46256.