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Sonila A.

Clawson, MI

$35/hour

English/ESL/French College Instructor

In-person lessons
5.0 average from 18 ratings

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(Attended) University of Michigan
French
University of Phoenix
Master's

Education

(Attended) University of Michigan (French)

University of Phoenix (Master's)

About Sonila

As a French, ESL and English Composition college instructor, I am very interested in also helping students through tutoring on an individual basis. In my 13 years of teaching, I have gained unique insight and skills in teaching students at different academic levels. The education field has provided me with the opportunity to help people and make a difference in a community. My experience as a language instructor has developed a passion and personal commitment to three things: fostering a positive learning environment for students with various backgrounds, maximizing individual student performance and developing student interest in cross-cultural awareness through language learning and writing. As the world grows toward an international community, it is important for our students to understand the importance of cultural awareness and how to enhance their lives and communities through education. As a multilingual instructor, I often stress the correlation of languages and cultural awareness to my students. When writing, students surprisingly discover their own voices and world viewpoints, which lead to a deeper appreciation for the writing process. Tutoring would further enable me to reach students as the experiences align well with my personal and professional goals of improving a community through education and effective communication. As a French, ESL and English Composition college instructor, I am very interested in also helping students through tutoring on an individual basis. In my 13 years of teaching, I have Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Clawson, MI 48017
In-person lessons
Test Preparation:
TOEFL
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
French,
TOEFL

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English

I have 13 years of teaching experience at the high school and college level.

ESL/ESOL

I have 13 years of teaching experience at the high school and college level.

French

13 years of teaching experience at the high school and college level.

TOEFL

13 years of teaching experience (French/ESL/English) at the high school and college level.

Writing

13 years of teaching experience at the high school and college level. I currently teaching ESL and English Composition college courses.

(Attended) University of Michigan
French
University of Phoenix
Master's

Education

(Attended) University of Michigan (French)

University of Phoenix (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sonila will travel within 20 miles of Clawson, MI 48017.