Over 20 tutoring hours

Laura Lee M.

Cameron, NC

$40/hour

Career Teacher of Grades K-12 French and Spanish Promises To ...

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Background check passed as of 5/31/13
4.8 average from 5 ratings

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About Laura Lee

...brighten your world with language proficiency. A dedicated second/foreign language student need not contemplate any other tutor than myself for maximum results. Even the ubiquitous English language needs illuminating for any student serious about projecting a sophisticated academic profile. Communication skills, so readily neglected in common practice, can be acquired with instruction and practical applications that I have developed during thirty years of classroom teaching. I would be honored to be your tutor and only your own personal level of ambition is the limit to what you can learn from my expert instruction.
The above self-assurance is based on French and Spanish language expertise from having studied,taught,and lived extensively in France and Spain. A third year abroad program during undergraduate school centered at the Institut de Touraine in Tours, France allowed me to develop my French as a second language. Subsequent to completion of undergraduate school, I was awarded a Fulbright Assistantship and profited from an instructor's position at a lycee teaching English literacy and at the Universite d'Amiens teaching American literature. Years in Majorca, Spain, working at the Son Vida ranch, provided an initial introduction to Spanish which I later honed in Spanish classes and as a Spanish teacher K-12. My Spanish is one hundred percent proficient and my French is fluent. Currently, I have ranch hands on my farm from Chile and Spanish is the daily language of communication.
Thank you for considering my credentials and I look forward to working with you soon.
...brighten your world with language proficiency. A dedicated second/foreign language student need not contemplate any other tutor than myself for maximum results. Even the ubiquitous Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Cameron, NC 28326
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
English:
English, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading,
Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ASVAB, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
French, Spanish
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

Teaching to the criteria of the North Carolina public school curriculum has been the focus of my professional career for thirty years.

ESL/ESOL

North Carolina Esl certification is very difficult to obtain and in which to become certified. The program at UNC Chapel Hill was developed at the same time when I was becoming certified. Thus, I had an integral part in the definition of the program's curriculum. It was a wonderful experience to work/study/learn in a brand new educational field which ESL was at the time. I am an eleven year ESL veteran teacher with excellent commendations of which I am extremely proud.

Proofreading

Proofreading is an exact practice that requires strict adherence to rules of English grammar, syntax, punctuation, agreement, etc. I scored 100% on the WyzAnt mastery test for this subject proficiency. I would be happy to help whoever needs my services in this discipline. Thank you.

State University College at Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
Same as above
Master's
Methodist College
Other

Education

State University College at Potsdam, Potsdam, NY

Same as above (Master's)

Methodist College (Other)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Laura Lee will travel within 20 miles of Cameron, NC 28326.