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Alicia B.

Charlotte, NC

$45/hour

ESL/English Tutor

In-person lessons
5+ Hours

$45/Hour


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University of Maryland, College Park
Journalism
Hunter College (CUNY)
Other

Education

University of Maryland, College Park (Journalism)

Hunter College (CUNY) (Other)

About Alicia

My name is Alicia B and I am a friendly, encouraging tutor. I have taught English as a Second Language for Central Piedmont Community College and the Berlitz Language Institute. I have a degree in Journalism from the University of Maryland, College Park and I've also studied theater as a graduate student at Hunter College (City University of New York).

I have extensive experience as a writer, editor, and proofreader. When teaching English as a Second Language, I enjoy encouraging my students to talk as much as possible in English. I love to see my writing students compose material that shows their strengths and creativity as writers. I also enjoy seeing my students improve their reading, writing skills, as well as their vocabulary.
My name is Alicia B and I am a friendly, encouraging tutor. I have taught English as a Second Language for Central Piedmont Community College and the Berlitz Language Institute. I have a degree in Journalism from the University of Maryland, College Park and I've also studied theater as a graduate student at Hunter College (City University of New Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 12 miles of Charlotte, NC 28227
In-person lessons
Art:
Theater
English:
English, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Proofreading,
TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
TOEFL
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
TOEFL, Writing
History:
American History, Government & Politics, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Vocabulary, Writing
Business:
ESL/ESOL,
Writing

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ESL/ESOL

I'm a friendly and upbeat tutor. I love to hear my students speaking and writing in English. I am currently an English as a Second Language Instructor at Central Piedmont Community College and I have also taught ESL at the Berlitz Language Institute. While living in New York City, I tutored ESL students in the public school system there.

I've been certified to teach English as a Second Language by the Tennessee Foreign Language Institute and I love to see my students succeed!

Proofreading

I have worked as a proofreader for several publications, including a few publishing companies and nonprofit organizations. I also have experience proofreading college essays and term papers for students at Central Piedmont Community College.

Theater

I studied Theater at Hunter College, which is part of the City University of New York. I've acted in many plays in New York, Delaware, and Nashville, Tenn. I've taken many acting courses and also have studied playwrighting , as well as directing.

Many of my teachers studied at the Actors Studio in New York and I feel I've learned great techniques from them. Presently, I'm very interested in film and will soon direct short projects of my own.

University of Maryland, College Park
Journalism
Hunter College (CUNY)
Other

Education

University of Maryland, College Park (Journalism)

Hunter College (CUNY) (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Alicia will travel within 12 miles of Charlotte, NC 28227.