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Patient, Experienced, High School Latin Teacher
Bethany A.

511 hours tutoring

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Hourly Rate: $55

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Bethany A.'s Photo

Patient, Experienced, High School Latin Teacher
Patient, Experienced, High School Latin Teacher
Bethany A.

511 hours tutoring

Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

511 hours tutoring

Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

About Bethany


Bio

I have been teaching and tutoring every level of Latin (including AP) for 15 years. I prefer to work with students who struggle in class, who fall behind, who do not want to be in class, or who for any reason do not believe that they can be successful Latin students.

I believe that all students can achieve a measure of success in Latin, and I have helped about a thousand students achieve measures of success in Latin throughout my career. Not everyone can always achieve a perfect score on...

I have been teaching and tutoring every level of Latin (including AP) for 15 years. I prefer to work with students who struggle in class, who fall behind, who do not want to be in class, or who for any reason do not believe that they can be successful Latin students.

I believe that all students can achieve a measure of success in Latin, and I have helped about a thousand students achieve measures of success in Latin throughout my career. Not everyone can always achieve a perfect score on every test, but my goal is to help every student I work with have confidence and improved grades. As a teacher in the public school system, I have successfully worked with students of diverse backgrounds and various needs.

In our first session, I will assess the student's current understanding and current gaps of understanding. If I do not believe the student needs my tutoring, because they already know what they're doing, I will say so, and I will provide information about possible enrichment for the student, if so desired. If I am not confident in my ability to help the student achieve improved grades, I will say so as well. That being said, I have yet to meet a student I could not help.


Education

University of Mary Washington
Classics - Latin Language
University of Florida
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly Rate: $55
  • Rate details: I am available for online and in-person tutoring. In-person sessions are always 60 minutes. Online sessions can be 30 to 60 minutes.
  • Lesson cancellation: 12 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Business

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

I work with Microsoft Word on a regular basis, creating worksheets, documents, flyers, research papers with footnotes and end notes, and tests and quizzes for the classes I teach. I believe Microsoft Word is best learned through practice and experience, so I would approach tutoring in this subject by guiding the student through creating different kinds of documents with different kinds of formatting.

Computer

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

I work with Microsoft Word on a regular basis, creating worksheets, documents, flyers, research papers with footnotes and end notes, and tests and quizzes for the classes I teach. I believe Microsoft Word is best learned through practice and experience, so I would approach tutoring in this subject by guiding the student through creating different kinds of documents with different kinds of formatting.

Corporate Training

Grammar,

Grammar

I can help any student develop his or her understanding and application of English grammar to develop better writing and better reading.
Greek,

Greek

I studied Ancient Greek as part of my undergraduate work and have recently refreshed my Ancient Greek through my current graduate work in Classics. I therefore feel qualified to help beginning students learn to read and translate Ancient Greek work by such authors as Plato and Homer.
Latin,

Latin

As a teacher in the public school system for ten years, I have successfully worked with students of diverse backgrounds and students with diverse learning needs. I especially love to work with students who struggle. I have yet to meet a student who could not be taught.
Microsoft Word,

Microsoft Word

I work with Microsoft Word on a regular basis, creating worksheets, documents, flyers, research papers with footnotes and end notes, and tests and quizzes for the classes I teach. I believe Microsoft Word is best learned through practice and experience, so I would approach tutoring in this subject by guiding the student through creating different kinds of documents with different kinds of formatting.
Proofreading

Proofreading

I can help any student develop better proofreading skills so that he or she can self-edit more effectively. Alternatively, I am also available for individual sessions to proofread documents for a student and provide feedback and suggestions for improvement.

Elementary Education

Grammar

Grammar

I can help any student develop his or her understanding and application of English grammar to develop better writing and better reading.

English

Grammar,

Grammar

I can help any student develop his or her understanding and application of English grammar to develop better writing and better reading.
Proofreading,

Proofreading

I can help any student develop better proofreading skills so that he or she can self-edit more effectively. Alternatively, I am also available for individual sessions to proofread documents for a student and provide feedback and suggestions for improvement.
Writing

Writing

I can help any student develop better and more effective writing habits and writing skills.

History

Classics

Classics

I can help guide any student who wishes to make a study of Classics, as in the History, Culture, Mythology, and Language of the Romans and the Greeks.

Homeschool

Writing

Writing

I can help any student develop better and more effective writing habits and writing skills.

Language

Greek,

Greek

I studied Ancient Greek as part of my undergraduate work and have recently refreshed my Ancient Greek through my current graduate work in Classics. I therefore feel qualified to help beginning students learn to read and translate Ancient Greek work by such authors as Plato and Homer.
Latin

Latin

As a teacher in the public school system for ten years, I have successfully worked with students of diverse backgrounds and students with diverse learning needs. I especially love to work with students who struggle. I have yet to meet a student who could not be taught.

Most Popular

Writing

Writing

I can help any student develop better and more effective writing habits and writing skills.

Summer

Writing

Writing

I can help any student develop better and more effective writing habits and writing skills.

Examples of Expertise


Bethany has provided examples of their subject expertise by answering 6 questions submitted by students on Wyzant’s Ask an Expert.

Ratings and Reviews


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knowlegeable and patient

really took time to explain the information and engaged my daughter on her level current knowledge of the material. thank you for being patient and willing to work with her to help her understand the material

Angela, 3 lessons with Bethany

Knowledgeable and patient tutor

Bethany introduced Latin to my son in a fun and engaging way. She is very personable, professional, and easy to work with. She and my son connected for their shared appreciation of Minecraft, and used this as a tool for some of the lessons for learning new Latin vocabulary in a fun way. I would recommend Bethany to others who are seeking Latin tutoring for beginners.

REGINA, 10 lessons with Bethany

Knowledgeable and patient tutor

Bethany introduced Latin to my son in a fun and engaging way. She is very personable, professional, and easy to work with. She and my son connected for their shared appreciation of Minecraft, and used this as a tool for some of the lessons for learning new Latin vocabulary in a fun way. I would recommend Bethany to others who are seeking Latin tutoring for beginners.

REGINA, 10 lessons with Bethany

Professional and Knowledgeable

Knows what she’s doing. We had a very unique Service request, and Bethany was God sent. Can’t express enough how grateful we are for her help, patience, and professional knowledge…and perhaps, a little touch of magic!

L., 3 lessons with Bethany

Patient, Encouraging, Efficient and Effective.

Bethany has managed to make learning Latin declensions and cases, conjugation and counting fun. She tailors her suggested study methods according to my way of learning.

Patrick, 18 lessons with Bethany

Bethany does a great job with my daughter

She is prepping her for class as well as test reviews. Great job!!! I am so happy to have found her and appreciate all that she does for my daughter.

Margie, 38 lessons with Bethany

Knowledgeable, helpful, patient with a can do attitude.

Bethany is extraordinary in every way. Son thrilled to have found her. A plus! She helped him with his Latin understanding and how to be a better student.

C, 36 lessons with Bethany

Good, steady tutor

Bethany knows her Latin and does a good job teaching it. She is very patient and is good at keeping my teenage boy on task.

Jean, 26 lessons with Bethany
Hourly Rate: $55
Response time: 4 hours
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