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Sylvia C.

Knowledgeable PhD Candidate Specializing in Multiple Subjects

Knowledgeable PhD Candidate Specializing in Multiple Subjects

$35/hour

  • 9 hours tutoring

  • University City Charlotte, NC 28213

About Sylvia


Bio

My name is Sylvia C. I am a PhD candidate. I have a B.A in History, a M.Ed in ESL and K-12 Curriculum & Instruction. I graduated Sum Cum Laude and Magna Cum Laude. I have been in education for almost 20 years and have tutored Kindergarten through high school in literacy, math, writing, history and study skills.

It is my belief that everyone has the ability to learn when they are given opportunities to explore their level of knowledge. My objective is to provide personalized...

My name is Sylvia C. I am a PhD candidate. I have a B.A in History, a M.Ed in ESL and K-12 Curriculum & Instruction. I graduated Sum Cum Laude and Magna Cum Laude. I have been in education for almost 20 years and have tutored Kindergarten through high school in literacy, math, writing, history and study skills.

It is my belief that everyone has the ability to learn when they are given opportunities to explore their level of knowledge. My objective is to provide personalized instruction needed to excel and succeed. Education opens up the world to opportunity! When students learn the appropriate study skills for their style of learning, they will be able to be successful in school.

I offer tutoring in Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing, Math, ESL, History, English, and SAT & ACT Prep.

I look forward to meeting and working with you to accomplish your learning objective! If you will commit to doing your part, I will meet you more than half way. We can achieve fantastic results together!


Policies

  • Hourly rate: $35
  • Rate details: Rate is dependent upon the grade level and distance. $35.00 - $40.00 for elementary; $50.00 for middle; $65.00 for high school; $75.00 and up for all college and graduate level.
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person and online
  • Travel policy: Within 15 miles of Charlotte, NC 28213
  • Lesson cancellation: 24 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 6/9/2015

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Corporate Training

ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I have tutored ESL students for over 4 years. I have a M.Ed in ESL. I graduated Sum Cum Laude.
Grammar, Proofreading

Elementary Education

Common Core,

Common Core

I have been a Title I Tutor for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools for over 8 years. Common Core is what is utilized within the school district. I also hold a M.Ed in Curriculum in Instruction.
Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have been a Title I Tutor for grades K-8 for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools for over 8 years. I also hold a M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction. I graduated Magna Cum Laude. K-6 covers all subjects. I have taught and tutored K-6 students for over 8 years. Students are tutored in a small group setting or one-on-one. In 8 years, I have tutored hundreds of students in all subject areas to assist them in improving their academic skills. In 2014, 60 out of 85 students that I tutored made a 3 or better on the NC End of Grade Test. I tutor: Reading skills and taught for K-6 - Reading, Letter formation; sounds recognition; sight words; reading comprehension, including main idea, following directions, details, conclusions; reading rate; critical thinking skills. Math Concepts and Computation: Number formation, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, percents, ratios, word problems, Critical thinking Vocabulary: Word recognition, word meaning, words in context, multiple meaning
Handwriting,

Handwriting

I have been assisting students improve their handwriting and writing skills for over 8 years. Prior to teaching handwriting, I administer a Print Tool assessment. The assessment allows me to check for placement, size, start, sequence, control, spacing and memory. The Big 3 Curriculum is utilized.
Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary

English

ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I have tutored ESL students for over 4 years. I have a M.Ed in ESL. I graduated Sum Cum Laude.
Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Writing

Homeschool

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have been a Title I Tutor for grades K-8 for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools for over 8 years. I also hold a M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction. I graduated Magna Cum Laude. K-6 covers all subjects. I have taught and tutored K-6 students for over 8 years. Students are tutored in a small group setting or one-on-one. In 8 years, I have tutored hundreds of students in all subject areas to assist them in improving their academic skills. In 2014, 60 out of 85 students that I tutored made a 3 or better on the NC End of Grade Test. I tutor: Reading skills and taught for K-6 - Reading, Letter formation; sounds recognition; sight words; reading comprehension, including main idea, following directions, details, conclusions; reading rate; critical thinking skills. Math Concepts and Computation: Number formation, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, percents, ratios, word problems, Critical thinking Vocabulary: Word recognition, word meaning, words in context, multiple meaning
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I have tutored ESL students for over 4 years. I have a M.Ed in ESL. I graduated Sum Cum Laude.
Handwriting,

Handwriting

I have been assisting students improve their handwriting and writing skills for over 8 years. Prior to teaching handwriting, I administer a Print Tool assessment. The assessment allows me to check for placement, size, start, sequence, control, spacing and memory. The Big 3 Curriculum is utilized.
Reading, Spelling, Writing

Language

ESL/ESOL

ESL/ESOL

I have tutored ESL students for over 4 years. I have a M.Ed in ESL. I graduated Sum Cum Laude.

Most Popular

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have been a Title I Tutor for grades K-8 for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools for over 8 years. I also hold a M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction. I graduated Magna Cum Laude. K-6 covers all subjects. I have taught and tutored K-6 students for over 8 years. Students are tutored in a small group setting or one-on-one. In 8 years, I have tutored hundreds of students in all subject areas to assist them in improving their academic skills. In 2014, 60 out of 85 students that I tutored made a 3 or better on the NC End of Grade Test. I tutor: Reading skills and taught for K-6 - Reading, Letter formation; sounds recognition; sight words; reading comprehension, including main idea, following directions, details, conclusions; reading rate; critical thinking skills. Math Concepts and Computation: Number formation, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, percents, ratios, word problems, Critical thinking Vocabulary: Word recognition, word meaning, words in context, multiple meaning
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I have tutored ESL students for over 4 years. I have a M.Ed in ESL. I graduated Sum Cum Laude.
Reading, Writing

Other

ESL/ESOL

ESL/ESOL

I have tutored ESL students for over 4 years. I have a M.Ed in ESL. I graduated Sum Cum Laude.

Summer

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have been a Title I Tutor for grades K-8 for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools for over 8 years. I also hold a M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction. I graduated Magna Cum Laude. K-6 covers all subjects. I have taught and tutored K-6 students for over 8 years. Students are tutored in a small group setting or one-on-one. In 8 years, I have tutored hundreds of students in all subject areas to assist them in improving their academic skills. In 2014, 60 out of 85 students that I tutored made a 3 or better on the NC End of Grade Test. I tutor: Reading skills and taught for K-6 - Reading, Letter formation; sounds recognition; sight words; reading comprehension, including main idea, following directions, details, conclusions; reading rate; critical thinking skills. Math Concepts and Computation: Number formation, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, percents, ratios, word problems, Critical thinking Vocabulary: Word recognition, word meaning, words in context, multiple meaning
ESL/ESOL,

ESL/ESOL

I have tutored ESL students for over 4 years. I have a M.Ed in ESL. I graduated Sum Cum Laude.
Reading, Writing

Test Preparation

Common Core

Common Core

I have been a Title I Tutor for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools for over 8 years. Common Core is what is utilized within the school district. I also hold a M.Ed in Curriculum in Instruction.

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Reviews

Knowledgeable, friendly and patient tutor

Sylvia is very patient with my daughter, over the last few weeks I see the difference in how much Lauren's confidence as grown with her math skills. I look forward to seeing her grades this school year. I know she will be proud of her new found skills.

Tina, 8 lessons with Sylvia

$35/hour

Sylvia C.

$35/hour

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