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Avril B.

Statesville, NC

$40/hour

Everything English

In-person lessons

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Mount Olive College
English
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Graduate Coursework
School of International Training
Enrolled

Education

Mount Olive College (English)

University of North Carolina at Charlotte (Graduate Coursework)

School of International Training (Enrolled)

About Avril

Hi, I'm Avril B., I am primarily an ESL Instructor, however, I have worked/tutored mainstream students who simply needed help with writing, reading, vocabulary, and basic English grammar. I have a true passion for English, and English literature, and I try to encourage all my students to explore various types of literature in their pursuit of a better understanding of the English Language. Through reading, I believe that students can grasp the basics of any language; its grammatical structures, vocabulary, how the language works in both a written and spoken contexts.

As an instructor, I believe that learning should be combined with fun, and I try to make all my classes interesting by bringing an element of whimsy through a variety of self-created games and activities that serve to enhance the learning experience. I think outside the box, and I encourage my students to do the same because I truly believe that there are many different paths to learning that may be outside of what could be considered "textbook learning."

I love working one on one with students. I believe that the one on one interaction between student and teacher, affords the teacher an opportunity to cater each lesson to the student's specific educational needs. As an instructor, I will be respectful, considerate, and devoted to each individual student because I truly believe that these attitudes are conducive to a successful learning environment.

I look forward to meeting and working with students, and to helping them achieve their academic goals.

Thank you,
Avril B.
Hi, I'm Avril B., I am primarily an ESL Instructor, however, I have worked/tutored mainstream students who simply needed help with writing, reading, Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Statesville, NC 28625
In-person lessons
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary

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Mount Olive College
English
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Graduate Coursework
School of International Training
Enrolled

Education

Mount Olive College (English)

University of North Carolina at Charlotte (Graduate Coursework)

School of International Training (Enrolled)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Avril will travel within 40 miles of Statesville, NC 28625.