Student-focused English tutor enthusiastically demonstrating professionalism, creativity and patience. Skilled in TESOL methodologies and learning techniques (beginners to advanced), and understand the importance of creating a pleasant environment for comprehension/language retention concepts. Dedicated to enriching students’ lives through group and one-on- one tutoring, coaching and mentoring.
Evaluated international students based on their abilities/ limitations, and created lesson plans containing reading comprehension and academic speaking exercise; Provided one-on-one support to students in areas of difficulty; Sensitive response to non-verbal communication; Combination of traditional (grammar, reading, writing) and
non-traditional (dancing, role-play, singing) approaches.
170 hour certificate in teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL) & Teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL)
· TOEFL · In home Ava is a great teacher. She helps my little brother tremendously. Most definitely recommend her to all parents!
· TOEFL · In home Ava is an excellent, skilled , and very professional teacher. She helped me with my pronunciation and grammar. I would recommend her to all my friends and families.
· TOEFL · In home I first met Ava as a referral from another satisfied parent in our neighborhood. She was very patient and my daughter felt very comfortable learning with her time spent with Ava. Well keep her as a valuable tutoring resource as our daughter continues to grow from elementary to high school.