Francesca M.

Philadelphia, PA

$50/hour

I can help you understand English!

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Villanova
English
Saint Joseph's
Enrolled

Education

Villanova (English)

Saint Joseph's (Enrolled)

About Francesca

Potential student:

If you are reading this you or a loved one probably need some extra help in English. No matter what your challenge is I can help. My teaching philosophy is practical as I apply basic principles and a common sense approach to help you understand any aspect of the English subject.

I have been formally educated at Villanova University majoring in English. I am currently a candidate for a Masters Degree in Education from Saint Joe's, as well as having approximately 5 years experience as a full time teacher, substitute or tutor. Before teaching I worked for various radio, television and newspapers in the advertising sales field. This has allowed me to become well versed in public speaking.

I have found that most of the time, those who need help often need to learn how to focus---this is where we start. Drawing on your individual experience, together we will overcome any obstacle(s) you may have. Confidence and hard work is all you will need and I am persistent in helping you achieve. Oh, and we'll have a little fun too!

Thank you as I look forward to working with you!
Potential student:

If you are reading this you or a loved one probably need some extra help in English. No matter what your challenge is I can help. My teaching
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Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 0 miles of Philadelphia, PA 19125
In-person lessons
English:
ACT English, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking,
Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, Career Development, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Business:
Career Development, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Public Speaking

My public speaking experience is varied. First, I am currently an English teacher who has experience in speaking to small and large groups. Prior to this career, I was in advertising sales which involved speaking to customers one on one, small and large groups. Lastly, one of my past hobbies was acting where I was able to fine tune these skills.

Study Skills

I have experience in tutoring students in study skills from middle school to high school SAT's. In addition, study skills are a part of my regular teaching experience and have been embedded in my lessons. Finally, I am currently a student studying for my Master's degree resulting in my needing to employ my own study skills.

Villanova
English
Saint Joseph's
Enrolled

Education

Villanova (English)

Saint Joseph's (Enrolled)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Francesca will travel within 0 miles of Philadelphia, PA 19125.