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Douglas S.

Wayne, PA

$50/hour

Latin, English, History Tutor for all

In-person lessons

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Susquehanna University
Latin
Villanova University
Master's
George Washington University
Master's

Education

Susquehanna University (Latin)

Villanova University (Master's)

George Washington University (Master's)

About Douglas

I have worked as a Latin teacher in both public and private schools for a time. Then I had the opportunity to become a Peace Corps Volunteer in Mongolia as a Teacher Trainer. I was responsible for teaching teachers in the school districts how to teach better English to their students. I organized professional developments, led an English radio show featuring original educational music, supervised English testing, taught business and college students English in the evening, and thrived in a cold but friendly environment. I then studied and graduated from George Washington University while co-teaching at the Prince George's County School District Allgebra to ELL 8th graders and later reading to ELL 1st graders.

I have taught Latin for four years after college and have always loved the subject. As a boy, Latin helped me with understanding English grammar and my reading level improved tremendously through an understanding of the language, so I know how important the subject is to the future of students. I have taught all grade levels of the subject and have designed my own curriculum for the advanced levels. I believe in a creative approach to teaching the subject through projects, designs, and incorporating all curriculum.

Please feel free to contact me anytime for help with your child's learning.
I have worked as a Latin teacher in both public and private schools for a time. Then I had the opportunity to become a Peace Corps Volunteer in Mongolia as a Teacher Trainer. I was responsible for teaching teachers in the school districts how to teach better Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Wayne, PA 19087
In-person lessons
English:
English, ESL/ESOL
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Latin
History:
Classics, Geography

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Susquehanna University
Latin
Villanova University
Master's
George Washington University
Master's

Education

Susquehanna University (Latin)

Villanova University (Master's)

George Washington University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Douglas will travel within 30 miles of Wayne, PA 19087.