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Nina D.

Toledo, OH

$40/hour

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5.0 average from 3 ratings
Never a Dull Moment - Repetition and Practice Makes Perfect
— Mark, Toledo, OH on 4/4/16

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Cleveland State University
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Master's

Education

Cleveland State University

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Master's)

About Nina

During most of the 1970s, I lived in Mexico teaching Spanish and English at a private Bilingual Elementary School in Monterrey

Taught Spanish to adult American John Deere employees working in Mexico

During my University of Michigan years, served as Teaching Assistant in Elementary Spanish as well as a Graduate level Spanish course

Tutored English to an El Salvadoran refugee family living at the Quaker House of Ann Arbor

During the 1980s, held numerous part-time teaching positions in ESL (English as a Second Language) at several Cleveland area colleges including Baldwin-Wallace, Case Western Reserve University’s American Language Institute, Cuyahoga Community College (downtown campus) and Cleveland State University

Taught one year in the City of East Cleveland public school system

Substitute teacher at the middle and high school levels in Cleveland Heights, Ohio

From 1998 to 2001 I was a Private Tutor in English as a Second Language to international students attending the University of Toledo
During most of the 1970s, I lived in Mexico teaching Spanish and English at a private Bilingual Elementary School in Monterrey

Taught Spanish to adult American John Deere employees working in Mexico

During my
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Toledo, OH 43606
In-person lessons

"Never a Dull Moment - Repetition and Practice Makes Perfect"

- Mark, Toledo, OH on 4/4/16
English:
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
Spanish
Elementary Education:
Grammar

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ESL/ESOL

During most of the 1970s, I lived in Mexico teaching Spanish and English at a private Bilingual Elementary School in Monterrey. I taught Spanish to adult American John Deere employees working in Mexico. During my University of Michigan years, served as Teaching Assistant in Elementary Spanish as well as a Graduate level Spanish course. I also tutored English to an El Salvadoran refugee family living at the Quaker House of Ann Arbor

During the 1980s, I held numerous part-time teaching positions in ESL (English as a Second Language) at several Cleveland area colleges including Baldwin-Wallace, Case Western Reserve University’s American Language Institute, Cuyahoga Community College (downtown campus) and Cleveland State University.

I also taught one year in the City of East Cleveland public school system and was a substitute teacher at the middle and high school levels in Cleveland Heights, Ohio. From 1998 to 2001 I was a Private Tutor in English as a Second Language to international students attending the University of Toledo

Cleveland State University
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Master's

Education

Cleveland State University

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Master's)

Never a Dull Moment - Repetition and Practice Makes Perfect — Nina keeps the pace up so you're required to think quickly as you practice her lessons. When you say something wrong, she patiently repeats the correct word or phrase so you can repeat and re-inforce it in your mine. In my opinion, - that's the best way to make a 2nd language "stick" . . . it's the way babies learn after all. ...

— Mark, Toledo, OH on 4/4/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Nina will travel within 20 miles of Toledo, OH 43606.