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Robin W.

English tutor with over 12 years experience working with students

English tutor with over 12 years experience working with students

$50/hour

  • 323 hours tutoring

  • East Harlem New York, NY 10026


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About Robin


Bio

I have a master's degree in English and a second master's degree in school counseling, and have been working as a teacher and counselor with the Department of Education for over twelve years. I have extensive experience in instruction of the following areas: reading, writing, vocabulary, phonics, fluency and skills building, and am trained in the Barton Reading and Spelling System. I am also experienced with the NYS ELA Common Core curriculum and learning standards, as well as the format and ...

I have a master's degree in English and a second master's degree in school counseling, and have been working as a teacher and counselor with the Department of Education for over twelve years. I have extensive experience in instruction of the following areas: reading, writing, vocabulary, phonics, fluency and skills building, and am trained in the Barton Reading and Spelling System. I am also experienced with the NYS ELA Common Core curriculum and learning standards, as well as the format and content of the elementary and middle school ELA Common Core state exams.


Education

University of Vermont
English
Fordham University
Masters
Hunter
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $50
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 4 miles of New York, NY 10026
  • Lesson cancellation: 2 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 11/23/2016

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Corporate Training

Grammar, Proofreading

Elementary Education

Common Core,

Common Core

I am a certified English Language Arts teacher with over 12 years of teaching experience with the Department of Education. I am fully trained in the Common Core Standards for ELA, through both instruction of CCLS-based curriculum and the scoring of the state exam over the past 7 years. I have also privately tutored students extensively in reading writing skills related to the CCLS.
Phonics,

Phonics

I have been trained in the Rewards reading program by Anita Archer. I have also worked with colleagues at my school to implement the Wilson reading program to support struggling readers. Much of my individual and small group intervention work has targeted phonics as a way to assist readers who are reading below grade level.
Reading,

Reading

I was a 7th grade ELA teacher for 7 years, and I am now the AIS (academic intervention services) specialist in my school. I work with students in grades 6th through 8th in ELA instruction, specifically in the areas of reading and writing. During small group instruction, I work with students who need extra support in the areas of fluency, phonics and comprehension in order to build their reading skills so that they are reading on or above grade level.
Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary

English

English,

English

I received my teaching masters from Fordham University, and have been an English teacher with the New York City Department of Education for the past 13 years. I am trained in the ELA common core standards and in the delivery of the aligned curriculum for that subject area. I have worked with students of all ages in reading and and writing, and have been recognized as a high qualified teacher in my school. I have also worked as an English tutor for the past 5 years, focusing on vocabulary, spelling and grammar in addition to basic reading and writing.
Reading,

Reading

I was a 7th grade ELA teacher for 7 years, and I am now the AIS (academic intervention services) specialist in my school. I work with students in grades 6th through 8th in ELA instruction, specifically in the areas of reading and writing. During small group instruction, I work with students who need extra support in the areas of fluency, phonics and comprehension in order to build their reading skills so that they are reading on or above grade level.
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Spelling, Vocabulary

Homeschool

English,

English

I received my teaching masters from Fordham University, and have been an English teacher with the New York City Department of Education for the past 13 years. I am trained in the ELA common core standards and in the delivery of the aligned curriculum for that subject area. I have worked with students of all ages in reading and and writing, and have been recognized as a high qualified teacher in my school. I have also worked as an English tutor for the past 5 years, focusing on vocabulary, spelling and grammar in addition to basic reading and writing.
Reading,

Reading

I was a 7th grade ELA teacher for 7 years, and I am now the AIS (academic intervention services) specialist in my school. I work with students in grades 6th through 8th in ELA instruction, specifically in the areas of reading and writing. During small group instruction, I work with students who need extra support in the areas of fluency, phonics and comprehension in order to build their reading skills so that they are reading on or above grade level.
Spelling

Most Popular

English,

English

I received my teaching masters from Fordham University, and have been an English teacher with the New York City Department of Education for the past 13 years. I am trained in the ELA common core standards and in the delivery of the aligned curriculum for that subject area. I have worked with students of all ages in reading and and writing, and have been recognized as a high qualified teacher in my school. I have also worked as an English tutor for the past 5 years, focusing on vocabulary, spelling and grammar in addition to basic reading and writing.
Reading

Reading

I was a 7th grade ELA teacher for 7 years, and I am now the AIS (academic intervention services) specialist in my school. I work with students in grades 6th through 8th in ELA instruction, specifically in the areas of reading and writing. During small group instruction, I work with students who need extra support in the areas of fluency, phonics and comprehension in order to build their reading skills so that they are reading on or above grade level.

Other

College Counseling

College Counseling

I have a master's degree in school counseling from Hunter College. When I was doing my internship for my degree, I worked at Upward Bound, which is an educational support program for high school students held on Saturdays at New York University. During that time, I taught a semester-long course for juniors and seniors called "College Readiness" which dealt with various topics and issues related to college, including how to study for the PSAT and SAT, how to research various colleges and universities, how to complete a college application, how to write an essay for a college application, how to apply for financial aid, etc.

Special Needs

Phonics

Phonics

I have been trained in the Rewards reading program by Anita Archer. I have also worked with colleagues at my school to implement the Wilson reading program to support struggling readers. Much of my individual and small group intervention work has targeted phonics as a way to assist readers who are reading below grade level.

Summer

Reading

Reading

I was a 7th grade ELA teacher for 7 years, and I am now the AIS (academic intervention services) specialist in my school. I work with students in grades 6th through 8th in ELA instruction, specifically in the areas of reading and writing. During small group instruction, I work with students who need extra support in the areas of fluency, phonics and comprehension in order to build their reading skills so that they are reading on or above grade level.

Test Preparation

College Counseling,

College Counseling

I have a master's degree in school counseling from Hunter College. When I was doing my internship for my degree, I worked at Upward Bound, which is an educational support program for high school students held on Saturdays at New York University. During that time, I taught a semester-long course for juniors and seniors called "College Readiness" which dealt with various topics and issues related to college, including how to study for the PSAT and SAT, how to research various colleges and universities, how to complete a college application, how to write an essay for a college application, how to apply for financial aid, etc.
Common Core

Common Core

I am a certified English Language Arts teacher with over 12 years of teaching experience with the Department of Education. I am fully trained in the Common Core Standards for ELA, through both instruction of CCLS-based curriculum and the scoring of the state exam over the past 7 years. I have also privately tutored students extensively in reading writing skills related to the CCLS.

Ratings and Reviews


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4.9 (160 ratings)
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Reviews

Very sweet and flexible

Robin is very kind and flexible. She knows how to speak with kids and get them engaged. My son loves to work with her.

Adriana, 62 lessons with Robin

Great tutor

My eleven year old daughter has been having lessons with Robin since September 2013. Robin is a great and passionate tutor, extremely helpful and my daughter enjoys her classes. She is very experienced, and professional, but she is also very friendly and warm person. Robin always finds time for my daughter whenever we ask her, she is a very flexible person. I really recommend Robin as a great person and tutor.

Vesna, 109 lessons with Robin

$50/hour

Robin W.

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