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Aaron N.

New Orleans, LA

$60/hour

Creative Professor

In-person lessons
5.0 average from 2 ratings

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University of Michigan
Russian
University of New Orleans
Other
Tulane University
PhD

Education

University of Michigan (Russian)

University of New Orleans (Other)

Tulane University (PhD)

About Aaron

Hi! I have an Interdisciplinary Ph.d. from Tulane University, and over twelve years of teaching experience. I am a part-time professor at Tulane now. I have taught students of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities, in groups of all sizes. I have taught English, anthropology, linguistics, and standardized test preparation full-time, professionally. I have always received great student evaluations. Students, friends, and employers say that as a teacher I am unusually articulate, easy-going, and creative. I am also said to be unusually thorough, especially when responding to student writing. And I guarantee I can explain ANYTHING. I have an informal style but I am second to none in my knowledge of language and actually know how to teach as well!
But that's only my Tulane side. I have also been a New Orleanian for over 13 years, and I am a professional musician, playing jazz on Frenchmen Street every week. I know New Orleans's people and where they're coming from. So don't be afraid of my qualifications. My students always say I am laid-back and easy to get along with (when I'm not covering their papers with red ink!)
Hi! I have an Interdisciplinary Ph.d. from Tulane University, and over twelve years of teaching experience. I am a part-time professor at Tulane now. I have taught students of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities, in groups of all sizes. I have taught English, Read more

Policies
Cancellation
6 hours notice required

10% discount for more than 5 hours, 20% discount for more than 10 hours.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of New Orleans, LA 70118
In-person lessons
Math:
ACT Math
Science:
ACT Science, Philosophy,
Psychology
Music:
Composition (Music), General Music, Guitar, Music Theory
Art:
Composition (Music)
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English,
Grammar, Literature, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, GRE, SAT Writing
Language:
Russian
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Vocabulary
Business:
GRE
Sports/Recreation:
Yoga

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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English

M.A. in English literature and linguistics (1998, UNO), Ph.D. Interdisciplinary Linguistics (2009, Tulane), and many years of teaching undergraduate college writing, literature, and linguistics at a variety of fine schools! I've taught High School a couple of times, but I would not say that I am well versed in the current standard High School curriculum.

Philosophy

I hold an Interdisciplinary Ph.D. from Tulane University in Philosophy of Language and Thought, Anthropology, and Cognitive linguistics

University of Michigan
Russian
University of New Orleans
Other
Tulane University
PhD

Education

University of Michigan (Russian)

University of New Orleans (Other)

Tulane University (PhD)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

10% discount for more than 5 hours, 20% discount for more than 10 hours.

Travel policy

Aaron will travel within 10 miles of New Orleans, LA 70118.