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Ruthie C.

Manchester, MD

$45/hour

British ESL, TOEFL, GED, SEN and Music Tutor

In-person lessons
Background check passed as of 7/26/16

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Guildhall School of Music & Drama, England
Music
Roehampton University
Master's
London Borough of Brent
Other

Education

Guildhall School of Music & Drama, England (Music)

Roehampton University (Master's)

London Borough of Brent (Other)

About Ruthie

British-born fully qualified teacher with 30 plus years' experience. I am currently working for CCBC teaching ESL, ABE, SEN, and GED.
I have certification in ESL and TOEFL preparation.
I teach most of the band instruments, particularly the flute.

I have had excellent results in all English tutoring and private music lessons. I have a good rapport with my students as well as a fun approach to learning. I have also had many successes with GED graduations.
British-born fully qualified teacher with 30 plus years' experience. I am currently working for CCBC teaching ESL, ABE, SEN, and GED.
I have certification in ESL and TOEFL preparation.
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Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Manchester, MD 21102
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
English:
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL
Test Preparation:
GED, TOEFL
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL
History:
Music History
Special Needs:
Dyslexia
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th)

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Cello

I played cello for 30 years plus I have a full teaching certificate.

I studied at the Guldhall School of Music, London UK for four years (double major with flute).

I studied with some of the great cello teachers of our time.

I played professionally for over 30 years.

Clarinet

I taught private clarinet and band predominately at Friends School Baltimore and McDonogh School Baltimore for 8 years.

Composition (Music)

I have a bachelors of music from the Guildhall School of Music in London.

I have experience teaching private students in music composition.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have spent the last 5 years substituting in Friends School and Bryn Mawr School (both in Baltimore) in all Elementary Grade levels.

ESL/ESOL

I have a 100 hour certificate from Oxford Seminars with an additional certificate in TOEFL preparation. I have experience teaching in class settings and one on one for over 30 years.

Flute

I specialized in flute performance and have worked professionally for over 30 years in orchestras and chamber groups all over the world.

Music History

I have over 30 years in teaching music to all grade levels both in private schools and privately.

Saxophone

I taught a band program at Friends School in Baltimore for 5 years. This included private tuition and sectional wind rehearsals.

TOEFL

I have a TOEFL preparation certificate as a supplement to my ESOL certification. I've taught in class situations and one on one tutoring situations for over 30 years. In addition, I've taught ESL to the Turkish population in London, UK for five years.

Guildhall School of Music & Drama, England
Music
Roehampton University
Master's
London Borough of Brent
Other

Education

Guildhall School of Music & Drama, England (Music)

Roehampton University (Master's)

London Borough of Brent (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Ruthie will travel within 40 miles of Manchester, MD 21102.