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Taylor L.

Raleigh, NC

$50/hour

Certified Teacher Needs Students for Summer Months

In-person lessons

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
English

Education

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (English)

About Taylor

I majored in English at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Go Tar Heels! I also minored in Creative Writing and History, and would also be interested in tutoring those subjects. In high school, I made a 1300 on the Reading/Math portion of the SAT, and I scored a 5 on the AP English Literature Exam. This past summer, I passed the Praxis for English Content (HS), Middle School ELA (6-8), as well as the Praxis PLT (7-12).

What teaching experience do I have? Well, I have taught High School English with Teach for America in Tulsa, OK and Charlotte, NC. I have learned a lot about helping students with IEPs, differentiated learning methods, and making even the most boring subject matter come to life through my Professional Development and experience teaching with TFA, Webster High School, and Garinger High School. I am currently teaching middle school ELA in Apex, NC.

I love English Literature, and therefore love teaching it. In books we can learn so much about other worlds, other people, and ultimately ourselves. The students I teach will learn how to not only be great readers, but superior analytic thinkers who can communicate with the world through strong written and verbal skills. Give me the opportunity to enrich your education by sharing my knowledge.
I majored in English at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Go Tar Heels! I also minored in Creative Writing and History, and would also be interested in tutoring Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required

Rate reflects once weekly rate. If you are looking for something twice weekly, we can negotiate.

Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Raleigh, NC 27605
In-person lessons
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, PSAT, SAT Writing
History:
American History
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Writing

Additionally, as a middle school teacher I have worked closely with my team teachers. This includes the team math teacher. I oftentimes help tutor students in math during working lunch.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
English

Education

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (English)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Rate reflects once weekly rate. If you are looking for something twice weekly, we can negotiate.

Travel policy

Taylor will travel within 20 miles of Raleigh, NC 27605.