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Monica W.

Columbia, MD

About Monica

I have a Master's Degree in Education and 5 years of teaching experience. I have been a private tutor now for the past 6 years for children ages 4 years old and up. I tutor elementary, middle, high school and college students. I have also tutored quite a few adults in Excel, Word, Proofreading Papers ad other software programs. I can also tutor PDF Bookmakring or PDF Bookmark documents for you,
I am familiar with common core and school standards. I would be more than happy to speak with you or your child's teacher regarding their needs.

*** Lesson Details ***
While I have extremely high
expectations for all my students, I adjust my approach for each student in order to best serve him or her; for many of my students, for example, I design specific programs centered around goals, strengths, and areas for improvement. I am very familiar with different learning styles. I am very flexible in scheduling and meeting my student’s needs. So far for the last 4 years, I have been very successful in one-on-one tutoring and have managed to pull many students from grades of D's & F's to A's and B's.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Workbooks, flashcards, journals, lessons, projects, etc

*** Specialties ***
Reading, Spelling, Phonics, Math, English, ADD/ ADHD

I will have additional availability from 12/21-1/4/17 during the daytime due to my FT job being closed.
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Olivia T. April 25, 2016
Reading · Online
Verified Student
My name is Olivia Monica is helping me with me reading she is a great teacher to work with and she is make me feel more confidint in my reading.
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LaDonna Thorne April 14, 2016
Reading · Online
One of the best people, daughter loved working with her.
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Ed December 8, 2015
Microsoft Excel · Online
Great job. Great experience. Flexible with our schedule. Called me on the phone when I asked. Easy to deal with. We did one class on Go to Meeting and one over the phone. It doesn't matter what level you're at, Monica is your go-to trainer!
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Monica W.

Monica W.

Columbia, MD 21044
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$45 / 60-min
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Lisa R.

Elkridge, MD

About Lisa

International Scholar looking to help your children, teenagers, or yourself learn Spanish or Portuguese.
M.A. in International Affairs from George Washington University with a 3.5 GPA. My degree also makes me well qualified to teach, American History, World History, Social Studies, and Political Science.

My first experience with tutoring was in 2004, when I helped to tutor middle school students learning English as a second language (ESL). I also have a year of experience as a teaching assistant on a study abroad program in Brazil. During the program I taught a basic Portuguese class f
or the college students and conducted simultaneous translations. I also have 8 years of experience teaching special needs children (autism).

More than three years experience training adults on IT programs such as MS Project and PowerPoint. More than three years experience training event planners in the U.S. Courts.

I am currently working at the Embassy of Brazil in D.C. I have done Portuguese- English, English-Portuguese interpretation for them at events in the U.S. I work full time so am available on weekends and weeknights only.
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James W. May 22, 2015
Portuguese · Online
Verified Student
It's going great I think
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ruth K. January 13, 2015
Spanish · In home
Verified Student
Lisa is a wonderful teacher. She always is on time and comes prepared with new lessons each week. She is very in tune with my level of Spanish and provides materials that I can handle and challenge me to grow. I am very pleased with her tutoring. I would recommend her highly as a teacher for anyone.
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Alexandra B. January 6, 2015
Portuguese · In home
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Lisa is a great tutor that pulls from a variety of resources to meet the student's need, level and interest. She was a pleasure to work with.
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Lisa R.

Lisa R.

Elkridge, MD 21075
(3)
starting at
$20 / 30-min
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Marianne B.

Westminster, MD

About Marianne

I am a CPR and First Aid-certified babysitter and tutor, and earned my BA in Environmental Studies in December 2013 from UMBC. I also participated in the Elementary Education certificate program and have completed all classes and tests for certification. I have the most experience with elementary school students when helping with schoolwork, both as a babysitter and teacher. Past education courses include developmental psychology, educational psychology, and analysis of teaching. In addition, I taught third grade and sixth grade Science (general, G/T, and self-contained) classes during my stud
ent teaching.

****Scheduling note - schedule changes weekly, students will need to be flexible with the schedule as it may change from week to week
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Deanna L. March 31, 2015
French · Online
Verified Student
Marianne is a great teacher, she's prepared, witty and patient. She makes sure you understand each lesson and helps with pronunciation. Highly recommend!
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Pragya B. August 27, 2014
Phonics · In home
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She is punctual, courteous and professional in her demeanor. Her planning and preparation for in-home session is excellent.She is young, energetic and has great deal of dedication to her responsibilities.
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Marianne B.

Marianne B.

Westminster, MD 21157
(2)
starting at
$20 / 60-min
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Julissa F.

Parkville, MD

About Julissa

I am a freelance tutor and translator. I have been tutoring for more than 8 years. I am very friendly, patient and professional. I tutor college students and children. I got my Associate in Arts and Sciences - Psychology from Union County College in NJ. On my sessions I apply constructivist teaching techniques which have proven excellent results. I am an avid observer of details which helps me determine the student's strengths. My classes are fun as playing a game! I am also a Therapeutic Mentor in Catholic Charities. In order to be accepted I had to get a full background check because I deal
with very special and unique children.
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Demerris J. July 15, 2016
Spanish · In studio
Verified Student
Julissa is a wonderful teacher who meets me at my level but also challenges me beyond my limitations.
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Bertillia June 9, 2016
Algebra · Online
Verified Student
Our experience with Ms. Julissa was wonderful! Ms. Julissa stepped and corrected my daughter's mistakes but make the correction in a way that helped my daughter see her mistakes. Ms. Julissa ability to engage our daughter, gave her the drive and ambition to reactivate. My daughter is now on the right track. Thank you Ms. Julissa for your skills and willingness to help our child!!!

If we need you again we will reach out to you! Be blessed!!!!
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Donna May 4, 2016
Spanish · Online
Three lessons in and loving it!
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Julissa F.

Julissa F.

Parkville, MD 21234
(23)
starting at
$20 / 30-min
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Jenny C.

Baltimore, MD

About Jenny

Hi. I'm Jenny.
I am Korean and I used to teach Korean language at high school for 5years.
I graduated from university in Korea and my major was Korean language education.
So, I think I have a lot of knowledge about Korean language and know well how to teach the students.
Also, I'm very interested in teaching Korean to foreigners and hope to be a friend with someone who is interested in Korean or Korean culture.
I can teach you not only the language but also culture like food, drama, history and kpop, if you want.
My English ability is intermediate or advanced, so I can teach and expla
in it in English as well.
I really appreciate your interest in Korea and it makes me to have a pride of my country.
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Hannah T. September 2, 2016
Korean · Online
Verified Student
Hannah enjoyed it a lot.
She is excited.
Thank you
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Kychante P. November 11, 2015
Korean · In studio
Verified Student
She is very nice and shes very patience i am very glad that i picked her to have gotten her as a teacher thank you jenny chang
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Julia W. August 13, 2015
Korean · Online
Verified Student
Jenny is extremely patient and helpful. She is eager to not only share the Korean language but Korean culture as well. She always there to help me reach my goals.
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Jenny C.

Jenny C.

Baltimore, MD 21201
(7)
starting at
$30 / 30-min

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