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Christina S.

Lancaster, PA

$30/hour

SAT and English Tutor Specializing in Test Prep and Writing

In-person lessons
4.9 average from 10 ratings
Efficient, experienced and friendly
— Kendra, Lancaster, PA on 11/8/16

$30/Hour


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Davidson College
English

Education

Davidson College (English)

About Christina

I am drawn to tutoring primarily because of my passion for learning. I believe that a good education is one of the most important building blocks for success.

My tutoring experience includes working with high school students to prepare for the SAT as well as helping students of all ages develop their reading and writing skills. As of late, my primary focus has been SAT students. I find it greatly rewarding to see my students' scores rise, and I enjoy the opportunity to work one-on-one with students to meet their particular needs.

I am well-versed in the concepts covered by the SAT. While my academic background is in English, I am also fully qualified to work with students on SAT math. As I know many students find math more difficult than reading, a majority of my SAT prep session focus extensively on math review. For those who do want more help with reading and writing, I can offer expert instruction on any aspect of the English language.

I would describe my teaching style as flexible. I believe that individual people have different learning styles that work best for them. I think that identifying these strengths and developing lesson plans around them is the key to academic success. I would work with you to determine how you learn best and adapt my style to meet your unique needs. I am very encouraging and eager to offer praise, and I also know how to give constructive criticism that will help you improve.

Please contact me today for SAT test prep tutoring or assistance with anything in the field of English. I am available for long-term arrangements as well as one time assignments such as editing a paper. I have a very flexible schedule and I am happy to meet at your convenience. I would love to help you out.
I am drawn to tutoring primarily because of my passion for learning. I believe that a good education is one of the most important building blocks for success.

My tutoring experience includes working with high school students to prepare for the SAT as well as helping students of all ages develop their reading and writing skills. As of
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Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Lancaster, PA 17601
In-person lessons

"Efficient, experienced and friendly"

- Kendra, Lancaster, PA on 11/8/16

"Excellent Teacher"

- Emmet, Pottstown, PA on 9/21/16

"Great Tutor"

- Carolyn, Royersford, PA on 4/25/16
Math:
ACT Math, SAT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading,
SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading,
Spelling, Vocabulary

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 bachelor's degree in English. I am highly trained in grammar and mechanics. I have extensive experience in writing and editing papers. I am also skilled at reading and interpreting literature.

Reading

I have a bachelor's degree in English and I have considerable experience working with students to improve their reading. My experience includes working with elementary aged children to build reading skills and working with high school students to prepare for the reading portions of the SAT and ACT.

Davidson College
English

Education

Davidson College (English)

Efficient, experienced and friendly

Christina knows what is important to focus on and uses the time we have to efficiently teach to my daughter's strength and weakness. She connected well with my daughter and made her feel comfortable.

— Kendra, Lancaster, PA on 11/8/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $30.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Christina will travel within 30 miles of Lancaster, PA 17601.