U of Chicago; School of Art Inst Chicago; Cranbrook Academy of Art (Painting, English)
Int'l Center Photography, graduate study (Graduate Coursework)
School of Visual Arts, graduate study (Graduate Coursework)
You will increase your exam scores. But, even more satisfying than your grade, will be your growing love of the English language as you learn its intricacies and opportunities for creativity.
You will learn how to pronounce words you have never seen. You will learn the sounds of the language. You will learn how English assimilates words from other languages and how it creates its own. You will learn word and usage origins.
Best of all, you will have a marvelous adventure along your path to academic excellence and intellectual development.
We will pursue this road both inside and outside in beautiful New England area. Language is our connection with all that has come before us. The area is full of history. We will use its historical associations with our study of the development of English usage from its initial settlement to the present day.
Come on this journey with me. It will be provocative. And you will excel.
I have taught English as a second language to both undergraduate students and people in business. Professionally, I write business negotiations, general communication and promotional material. I am a caring and insightful teacher, always on the lookout for the most appropriate manner in which to enable you to achieve excellence. And, I do all this with a broad sense of humor. You will increase your exam scores. But, even more satisfying than your grade, will be your growing love of the English language as you learn its intricacies and opportunities for creativity.
You will learn how to pronounce words you have never seen. You will learn the sounds of the language. You will learn how English assimilates words
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I engage students in reading through providing materials which cover their own interests in life. This works for any age. I also use the sounds of English in my comprehensive approach to a student's overall understanding of the language and to accelerate their achievement in reading.
I write business letters, resumes, contracts, essays and poetry. I can also help you with cursive handwriting.