Search

Jonathan Y.

Experienced, dedicated teacher with almost 40 years of experience

Experienced, dedicated teacher with almost 40 years of experience

$60/hour

  • Florence, OR 97439

About Jonathan


Bio

As an experienced professional with almost four decades of teaching experience, I believe the most important thing a teacher or tutor can do is listen to students to better understand their needs. It's also important to help students understand their own goals and how to achieve them. Following these two principles really requires that the teacher also put him or herself in the student's place. Tutors should at first carefully interview students as potential clients, if you will, whose...

As an experienced professional with almost four decades of teaching experience, I believe the most important thing a teacher or tutor can do is listen to students to better understand their needs. It's also important to help students understand their own goals and how to achieve them. Following these two principles really requires that the teacher also put him or herself in the student's place. Tutors should at first carefully interview students as potential clients, if you will, whose needs may not be fully understood, even by the student. I look forward to working with you.


Education

Oberlin College
undergrad
1967
Graduate Coursework
Northwestern University
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $60
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 30 miles of Florence, OR 97439
  • Lesson cancellation: 24 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

Schedule

Jonathan hasn’t set a schedule.


Subjects

Art

Video Production

Video Production

I graduated with a degree in broadcasting and film from Northwestern University. I was also a news intern at Channel 5. I've worked professionally in both radio and TV.

Business

Public Speaking,

Public Speaking

I have a degree from the School of Speech at Northwestern University, have taught speech classes and forensics (debate), and have written speeches professionally.
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Computer

Video Production,

Video Production

I graduated with a degree in broadcasting and film from Northwestern University. I was also a news intern at Channel 5. I've worked professionally in both radio and TV.
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Corporate Training

Public Speaking,

Public Speaking

I have a degree from the School of Speech at Northwestern University, have taught speech classes and forensics (debate), and have written speeches professionally.
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

Elementary Education

Reading, Vocabulary

English

Public Speaking,

Public Speaking

I have a degree from the School of Speech at Northwestern University, have taught speech classes and forensics (debate), and have written speeches professionally.
English, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing

History

Music History

Music History

An avid amateur musician and music historian, I studied music theory, composition and history while at Oberlin College. I've played piano, trombone, baritone, acoustic guitar, string bass, and now, for more than 30 years, the french horn.

Homeschool

English, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing

Most Popular

English, Reading, Writing

Music

Music History

Music History

An avid amateur musician and music historian, I studied music theory, composition and history while at Oberlin College. I've played piano, trombone, baritone, acoustic guitar, string bass, and now, for more than 30 years, the french horn.

Special Needs

Speech

Speech

I have a degree from the School of Speech at Northwestern University, have taught speech classes and forensics (debate), and have written speeches professionally.

Summer

Reading, Writing

Test Preparation

SAT Reading, SAT Writing

$60/hour

Jonathan Y.

$60/hour

  • No subscriptions or upfront payments

  • Only pay for the time you need

  • Find the right fit, or your first hour is free

Contact Jonathan