Fullerton College and University of North Texas (English. Journalism.)
As a teacher of English as a second or other language for 13 years, I've learned what works and what doesn't. I lived in Milan, Italy and taught English there for seven years. I know how it feels to be in a country and have to learn the language. My approach is empathetic and I write my own curricula which is particular to the students' needs and background. I enjoy teaching and we work in my class, but we also have fun. I will use any media to make sure my students get the most out of every lesson.
My goal for you as my student is confidence. With knowledge comes confidence. My attitude is: We Can Do This! And, together, we can. After 13 years, I have collected much data covering all levels of ESL/EFL. I've completed the Compton Method of Accent Reduction and if that is a concern, we can cover that aspect. Knowledge is power and this is what I want for all my students. Knowing English can open many doors for you. As a teacher of English as a second or other language for 13 years, I've learned what works and what doesn't. I lived in Milan, Italy and taught English there for seven years. I know how it feels to be in a country and have to learn the language. My approach is empathetic and I write my own curricula which is particular to the students' needs and
My rate is $55 per hour. If you take at least 3-1/2 hours per week, I can go to $40.00. For editing, it can be lower depending on the type of editing.
Maribel helped me write papers for my Master's degree and helped put it in APA format as per the instructions. Maribel is very knowledgeable, and explained what I needed to do to correct my paper. She is an AWESOME tutor who I would highly recommend to friends who may need help. ***** five star rating from me!!!!
Ms. Maribel had a detailed discussion with my son to assess the areas needed to improve on. She then made a unique curriculum for him.
I was impressed by the fact that she tried to be very specific to his needs which is what I really wanted.
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I am TEFL and CELTA. I have training in the Compton Method of Accent Modification.
I am an English teacher, Writer, Editor and Proofreader.
I studied English literature from 9th grade through college level. I have always been an "extreme" reader. I encourage others to read and to write.
I studied English and Journalism at the college level. I am currently copyediting for LearningMate.
As part of English as a Second Language, reading is very important. The more English you read, the more you will see, recognize, and implement words into your vocabulary.
I have my Certification to teach TOEFL through Oxford Institute. I have experience helping many students study for the TOEFL.
I am a technical and creative writer and editor.