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Christopher M.

Bronxville, NY

$60/hour

English teacher specializing in writing, literature and test prep

In-person lessons

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Quinnipiac University
Journalism
Quinnipiac University
Other

Education

Quinnipiac University (Journalism)

Quinnipiac University (Other)

About Christopher

As a former journalist, I have always had a natural love for reading and writing. When I became a high school English teacher in my hometown of Yonkers I learned that I have an even greater passion for teaching. I not only thoroughly enjoy the subject matter, but interacting with students may be my favorite aspect of teaching, and my positive rapport with students has always been one of my strengths. I pride myself on my ability to relate to my students, increase confidence, and motivate them to work hard to achieve their goals and realize their potential.

During my time with Yonkers public schools, I have covered everything from basics like grammar and vocabulary to all types of literature. I also have experience with college preparatory classes, as well as NYS Regents and SAT preparation. I have seen a majority of my students' grades and test scores improve, especially those who have sought individual help.

It is my goal to challenge students without overwhelming them and to provide them with a comfortable learning environment and high yet reachable standards. I am aware that each student has different needs, so my homework assignments and assessments will vary depending on the student. I hold myself to a high standard, so any feedback is greatly appreciated.

I encourage you and to contact me with any questions and I look forward to hearing from you and helping you achieve your goals.
As a former journalist, I have always had a natural love for reading and writing. When I became a high school English teacher in my hometown of Yonkers I learned that I have Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required

The above price per hour is per student. A second or third student will be half price.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Bronxville, NY 10708
In-person lessons
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar

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Quinnipiac University
Journalism
Quinnipiac University
Other

Education

Quinnipiac University (Journalism)

Quinnipiac University (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

The above price per hour is per student. A second or third student will be half price.

Travel policy

Christopher will travel within 10 miles of Bronxville, NY 10708.