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John C.

Cedar Park, TX

$50/hour

Reading English Spanish Math Bilingual in Cedar Park

In-person lessons
Background check passed as of 9/16/13
5.0 average from 2 ratings
Great tutor.
— Betty, Leander, TX on 10/27/13

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Hunter College CUNY
English
Texas State
MEd

Education

Hunter College CUNY (English)

Texas State (MEd)

About John

I have been tutoring both language and other subjects for 20 years (Since 1993). I am certified EC-4 Bilingual for all subjects and Grades 4-8 in Math, Reading, Writing, Language Arts and Social Studies. I am also certified K-12 Spanish. I received my Masters in Education from Texas State in 2012.

I have been a classroom teacher for 4 years - From 2nd grade thru adults.

I love teaching concepts - from Math to History. Most of the students I have met relate well to the way I communicate. I have equal success with boys as well as girls.

I use both Phonics and Whole Language approaches to reading- both have a place. I have found each student is different and responds differently to different techniques.

I am not a stickler for details ... I try and make people think, to use their whole brain, and to enjoy it. Of course there is a lot of work involved, but learning should be fun!

I am patient, and have a lot of personal, as well as professional experience with different types of learners and special needs students.

Every relationship is unique and like friendships, rely on chemistry. I always encourage people who are looking for a long (or short) term tutor, to shop around until you find one that is right for you!

I look forward to working with you.

John
I have been tutoring both language and other subjects for 20 years (Since 1993). I am certified EC-4 Bilingual for all subjects and Grades 4-8 in Math, Reading, Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

Most lessons hover around 60 minutes.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Cedar Park, TX 78613
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Great tutor."

- Betty, Leander, TX on 10/27/13
Math:
Algebra 1, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ASVAB, GED, GRE, SAT Reading
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Spanish
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Phonics, Reading
Business:
GRE
Sports/Recreation:
Chess

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

I have been a classroom elementary teacher for 3 years. 2 of them were bilingual. I worked in Brooklyn for 1 year ( 5th grade ) and Manor ISD (Texas) for 2 (second and third). I have a Master's Degree from Texas State In Elementary Education. I hold a current Teaching Cert EC-4 Bilingual in Texas.

Hunter College CUNY
English
Texas State
MEd

Education

Hunter College CUNY (English)

Texas State (MEd)

Great tutor. — John did a great job with my son's reading session. He connected with him prior to starting right into a learning lesson. John gave him some good tips that he can start using right away. Thanks. ...

— Betty, Leander, TX on 10/27/13

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Most lessons hover around 60 minutes.

Travel policy

John will travel within 10 miles of Cedar Park, TX 78613.