Ann P.

Alexandria, VA

$35/hr

Flexible and Patient Georgetown Ph.D. Tutoring ESL, Reading, Test Prep

In-person lessons
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Background check passed as of 5/21/13
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Grinnell College (Iowa)
German
University of Iowa
Master's
Georgetown University College of Arts and Sciences
PhD

Education

Grinnell College (Iowa) (German)

University of Iowa (Master's)

Georgetown University College of Arts and Sciences (PhD)

About Ann

I have my PhD in German Linguistics from Georgetown University combined with over 35 years of fluency and superior proficiency. What sets me apart is that I have truly taught German and ESL for almost 25 years. So, I have experienced various teaching methods along the spectrum from conventional (memorization, flash cards) to natural (how children pick up a language). Most students gravitate to one method or the other. What do you do if the method taught in the schools is not suitable for your child? I adapt, individualize and bridge the gaps to enable your child to learn quickly, effectively and succeed. I have my PhD in German Linguistics from Georgetown University combined with over 35 years of fluency and superior proficiency. What sets me apart is that I have truly taught German and ESL for almost 25 years. So, I have experienced various Read more

Policies
Cancellation
36 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Alexandria, VA 22306
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL, German, TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, TOEFL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, German, Grammar, Proofreading

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Elementary (K-6th)

For three years I taught at a public elementary school in Washington, DC. Although I taught mostly at the Early Childhood level, I did have opportunities to co-teach grades 1-5 with the classroom teachers. While I was there primarily to assist the ESL students, I also stepped in when the other students needed bolstering in reading or writing, for example.

Grinnell College (Iowa)
German
University of Iowa
Master's
Georgetown University College of Arts and Sciences
PhD

Education

Grinnell College (Iowa) (German)

University of Iowa (Master's)

Georgetown University College of Arts and Sciences (PhD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 36 hours notice required

Travel policy

Ann will travel within 30 miles of Alexandria, VA 22306.

Background Check Status for Ann P.

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