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Ellen T.

New York, NY

$65/hour

Experienced,compassionate tutor

In-person lessons
5.0 average from 1 ratings

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ESL; Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck
Elementary Education
New York University
Master's
New York University
Master's

Education

ESL; Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck (Elementary Education)

New York University (Master's)

New York University (Master's)

About Ellen

I am a retired NYC guidance counselor and teacher with 33 years experience working in New York City schools. I have worked individually with students and in groups. I have worked closely with teachers and administrators to help students achieve success. I have also worked with parents and have run parents groups to assist them with their children and offer support.

I loved working with students and had great success in helping them gain confidence and achieve their goals. As a tutor I will be able to help students with their school work, help them feel better about themselves and succeed in school.

I am fluent In Hebrew having graduated from a Hebrew English Day School as well as taken courses in Hebrew in high school and college.

I worked with elementary school students and have NYC licenses and NYS certification. I worked with elementary school students in both public and private schools. I have city licenses in elementary education and state certification and also in guidance.

I have also worked with elementary school students in art, have taken art classes and have a strong interest.

I am very interested in tutoring and feel with my experience I can be an excellent tutor.
I am a retired NYC guidance counselor and teacher with 33 years experience working in New York City schools. I have worked individually with students and in groups. I have worked closely with teachers and administrators to help students achieve success. I have also worked with parents and have run parents groups to assist them with their children Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 1 miles of New York, NY 10011
In-person lessons
English:
Reading
Language:
Hebrew
Elementary Education:
Handwriting,
Reading,
Study Skills

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Handwriting

During my 33 years as a NY City guidance counselor and teacher I have used writing to help my students communicate. I helped students fill out college applications, including writing personal essays, job applications and other correspondence. While working with elementary school students I have assisted students with their writing assignments as well as working to improve their handwriting skills.

Hebrew

I am fluent in Hebrew. I studied the Hebrew language from age three at a Hebrew Day School where all the subjects were taught in both English and Hebrew. I also took Hebrew in both high school and college. I have also been to Israel where I have spoken Hebrew and have been able to communicate with native speakers.

Reading

I am a retired guidance counselor and teacher and have a lot of experience with helping students with reading.

Study Skills

During my career as a guidance counselor and special education teacher I helped students prepare for various tests and also how to take them.I assisted students in filling out college applications and job applications where they had to use their acquired study skills.

ESL; Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck
Elementary Education
New York University
Master's
New York University
Master's

Education

ESL; Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck (Elementary Education)

New York University (Master's)

New York University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $65.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Ellen will travel within 1 miles of New York, NY 10011.