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Leslie A.

Erie, PA

$50/hour

english, science & math, etc

Background check passed as of 1/16/16

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Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ
Environmental Science
Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland
PhD
American College of Healthcare Sciences
Other

Education

Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ (Environmental Science)

Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland (PhD)

American College of Healthcare Sciences (Other)

About Leslie

Having recently relocated to Erie, PA I am pleased to offer tutoring services in English, science, math and herbalism to students of all ages.

As a practicing professional herbalist, I maintain a part-time clinical practice in Erie. I teach on a variety of subjects, on a part-time basis, with a focus on those above. Additionally, I'm an adjunct faculty member at two institutions, regularly teaching on-line and authored of Dental Herbalism: Natural Therapies for the Mouth, a 488 page guide that explores the mouth, herbs for the mouth and its daily care (published by Healing Arts Press).

I hold a B.Sc in environmental science, a PhD in biological sciences and am TEFL certified. I enjoy teaching a much as I enjoy learning and seem to have a facility for being able to approach topics from a variety of perspectives while fostering a sense of ease and accomplishment.

I've lived in many places, both within the States and abroad and combine European learning styles with curricula objectives to make learning a relaxed and meaningful experience, meeting students wherever they are in their subject materials and working with them to help them achieve their objectives.

I offer lessons face-to-face. These can be held at any number of locations in and around Erie as well as in a variety of on-line environments including SKYPE, FACETIME or ZOOM.

I look forward to working with you. I'm happy to answer any questions that you may have before we begin working together.
Having recently relocated to Erie, PA I am pleased to offer tutoring services in English, science, math and herbalism to students of all ages.

As a practicing professional herbalist, I maintain a part-time clinical practice in Erie. I teach on a variety of subjects, on a part-time basis, with a focus on those above. Additionally, I'm an
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

Cancellations within 24 hours will be billed at half rate, with weather- & health-related exceptions open for discussion

Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Erie, PA 16502
Background Check: Passed
Math:
Algebra 1, Elementary Math, Microsoft Excel, Prealgebra
Science:
Biology, Ecology, Elementary Science
English:
English,
ESL/ESOL, Proofreading, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
TOEFL
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Hebrew,
TOEFL, Writing
History:
Writing
Special Needs:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Vocabulary, Writing
Business:
ESL/ESOL, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Writing

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

English

I have a great deal of experience teaching English and honing reading and writing skills

Hebrew

I have been teaching Hebrew for decades - beginner's Hebrew, teaching both adults and children. Presently I teach children's advanced Hebrew at Temple Anshe Hesed in Erie and will also be teaching an adult class this winter

Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ
Environmental Science
Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland
PhD
American College of Healthcare Sciences
Other

Education

Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ (Environmental Science)

Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland (PhD)

American College of Healthcare Sciences (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Cancellations within 24 hours will be billed at half rate, with weather- & health-related exceptions open for discussion

Travel policy

Leslie will travel within 20 miles of Erie, PA 16502.