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Gerad V.

Oklahoma City, OK

$35/hour

An English teacher for your personal English needs

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Harding University
Education
Harding University
Master's

Education

Harding University (Education)

Harding University (Master's)

About Gerad

I teach 12th Grade English and co-teach Concurrent Speech at Oklahoma Christian School in Edmond, Oklahoma, and I love it! I also taught ESL in Japan, and Speech Communications at Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas. I have tutored students of all ages in lots of subjects too.

Great teaching is all about student engagement. I do my best to teach and tutor l in a way that interests students, and helps them understand why things work the way they do. Great lessons begin with big questions, and big questions lead to deeper understandings. Once students understand underlying principals they are better equipped to change the world!



Besides being a full time English teacher, I have also taught public speaking at the college level. I am certified to teach English, Drama, and Speech in Oklahoma and Arkansas.

I've been playing the guitar since I was 13 years old. It's a great instrument, and I love getting people started on it!

If you think I can help you, please feel free to get in touch with me! I'm easy going, friendly, and love what I do. I'm available all day Saturdays, and Monday and Friday evenings too. If you think I'm the tutor for you, but aren't available at those times, contact me anyway and we can work something out!
I teach 12th Grade English and co-teach Concurrent Speech at Oklahoma Christian School in Edmond, Oklahoma, and I love it! I also taught ESL in Japan, and Speech Communications at Read more

Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Oklahoma City, OK 73114
In-person lessons
Music:
Guitar
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking,
Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Guitar

I received a level 5 certificate of music theory and practice from the Royal Academy of Music while living in England. I have played guitar for many years, and have tutored several people in introductory guitar playing. I am ready and able to teach guitar tablature, scales, and chords.

Public Speaking

I minored in Speech and Drama while getting my bachelors degree at Harding University. After graduating, I taught Speech Communications as an adjunct for three years. I have a standard teaching license to teach speech to students in grades 7-12 in both Oklahoma and Arkansas. This year I will be co-teaching a concurrent speech class alongside a Professor from Oklahoma Christian University in Edmond, Oklahoma.

Harding University
Education
Harding University
Master's

Education

Harding University (Education)

Harding University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Gerad will travel within 20 miles of Oklahoma City, OK 73114.