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Rodger L.

New York, NY

$40/hour

English-language tutor

In-person lessons
5+ Hours
5.0 average from 3 ratings
Very productive
— Michael, New York, NY on 1/3/16

$40/Hour


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About Rodger

I first became an English-language tutor with the New York Public Library’s Tompkins Square Center for Reading and Writing in the spring of 2006. I have worked intensively with both native and second-language learners. And it continues to be my privilege and delight to work with a roster of such bright folks, who are serious about mastering both their written and spoken English..

In private or small group sessions, I adapt lessons to suit the particular goals of each student: In return, I’m grateful for all I learn. I agree with the wise saying which declares, “If you are a teacher, by your students you’ll be taught.” It’s true—my work has rewarded me with a deeper appreciation of English, my native tongue.
I first became an English-language tutor with the New York Public Library’s Tompkins Square Center for Reading and Writing in the spring of 2006. I have worked intensively with both native and second-language learners. And it continues to be my privilege and delight to work with a roster of such bright folks, who are serious about mastering both Read more

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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 1 miles of New York, NY 10003
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Very productive"

- Michael, New York, NY on 1/3/16
English:
ESL/ESOL
Language:
ESL/ESOL

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Very productive

The WyzAnt class with Rodger was very productive: We are in the process of reviewing the eight parts of speech. Rodger provided me, at no cost, with a set of well-organized written materials as a study guide. I went through several of the exercises, which helped to clarify the subject matter. I look forward to next week’s class, when we will review the homework assignment and continue with our cou

— Michael, New York, NY on 1/3/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Rodger will travel within 1 miles of New York, NY 10003.