- Levels Taught:
- Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
- Teaches students:
- Ages 7+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
- October 2009
Howdy! I have an undergraduate degree in Classics and an MA in ancient history, and I have been teaching/tutoring since 2009. I know first-hand how much hard work can achieve, but my experience in teaching has also taught me that the work doesn't have to be so hard when a student has experienced, dedicated help. That's what I'm here for! I have done both paid and volunteer teaching, and I have worked both for myself and for a university. I have taught a wide range of students - ADD students, injured students unable to attend normal classes, struggling students - in a variety of environments. I have experience teaching to groups and individuals; face-to-face, chat-room style, and via video conferencing. I teach language because I have a passion for it, and my goal with my students, whether they are learning a new language or furthering their native English skills, is always to help them achieve their own language learning goals. I look forward to helping you achieve yours!+ Read More
I am an independent contractor with this company to tutor in English language arts, GRE exam prep, elementary math, Latin, Greek, and Japanese.
As an independent contractor I taught the middle and high school Japanese elective courses at Angles Academy, a private academy whose philosophy is that all children can learn and whose mission is to prove that with small classes and individualized teaching strategies.+ Read More
A former teacher of mine referred a struggling high-school student of his to me. The student was ADD and had missed several classes due to illness. My job was to teach him the Greek he should have been learning in class to prepare him to rejoin his classmates in the following school-year.+ Read More
I graded assignments, quizzes, and exams for all levels of Japanese classes, excepting advanced exams.
I made myself available as needed to all levels of current Japanese students to help with homework, exam preparation, and study strategies. I was also occasionally asked by a teacher to teach a student who had, due to injury, illness, etc., missed too many classes to continue without extra help. My job in that case was to teach all the language which the student had missed and prepare them to continue with their classmates.+ Read More
I made myself available at set times each week to struggling students in beginner and intermediate courses. I also allowed students to set up extra meetings outside of my set hours to help them prepare for exams.
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Sigma Alpha Lambda is a National Leadership and Honors Organization dedicated to developing the individual and serving our campus and community. The mission of Sigma Alpha Lambda is to recognize members for academic achievement, to engage members in service, and to develop members for leadership. Service is the foundation of our leadership development model as well as the leadership of the organization itself. Through service, individuals look outside themselves and lives are changed, not only for the one being served but even more so for the one serving. As a result of this process, the individual learns more about who they really are and what they value. Our Statement of Purpose and organization’s Shared Values provide the foundation upon which the organization carries out its mission.+ Read More
My son says she's an excellent instructor. I have not been around for the lessons, but he has no complaint and is learning the language at a good pace.
LOVE HER AND HER CAT SO MUCH!!!!
Emily is an excellent tutor of the Greek language, and has proven be very informative, patient, supportive, and instructive. As a senior citizen, I'm so grateful to have her as my instructor, and she has given me hope when I wanted to give up. She identifies specific needs and provides solutions, that help me stay focused, and I'm encouraged to continue working toward my academic goals.+ Read More
I LOVE THIS SO MUCH!
Great first lesson, excited to continue learning.
I LOVE THESE LESSONS!
Emma absolutely loved her first lesson!
Thanks so much,
Amy (Emma's mom)
So friendly and cooperative!!
Emily was so helpful, understanding and smart. She really is a natural teacher, we had a great teacher-student relation. I would absolutely recommend Emily to any student!
Emily is a natural teacher and connected well with my 10 year old son. She started with the basic Hiragana and then built upon that foundation with more challenging material and conversation. School is starting so our time is now limited, but I'm so glad we worked with Emily this summer.+ Read More
Learning so much!
emily is just all around great.
Emily shows proficiency on the subject and has a good rapport with this age group ( teens)
Emily was great and patient！
Miss Emily is a wonderful teacher,
Emily was pretty helpful. I went into the lesson knowing virtually nothing about speaking Japanese and now I have a basic understanding of the construction of the language.
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Emily is such a grate teacher and she super good at explaining and helping you and especially being fun and cool.
Emily is an awesome teacher, very patient and clear.
Emily was very helpful in setting the tone for the Introductory Japanese Lessons I will take. She seems very knowledgeable and brought in some interesting details. I am looking forward to the next lesson. Thank you Emily.
Emily has been doing an awesome job of bringing my son back on track. My son is new to Latin and has started Latin in 6th grade. Emily is patient, clear and motivating in helping him understand fundamentals. Thank you Emily.
She really starts at the basic levels for beginners and builds up slowly so it is very easy to understand. The homework is very easy and fun at the same time while learning. I recommend her for beginners.
Awesome lessons so far with Emily! Great instructor and can't wait to learn more!
Emily was great! She is very knowledgeable and brings fun energy to her lessons! Highly recommend Emily, her knowledge for the history of language makes for a well-rounded, interesting session!
Excellent job and a pleasure to work with!
Emily is a wonderful teacher, She takes the time to explain, I hardly. Can't write. And pronounce English so I recommend Emily.
My daughter enjoyed her first lesson and is excited for more. Thanks!!!
The class was easy, she did a great job.
Emily is wonderful! She starts with finding out what you know and then uses that as a springboard to dive you right into the language. She gives you all the materials you will need and gives some great advice. She is down to earth and definitely wants to help you as much as she can. I would definitely recommend her to anyone wanting to learn Japanese. Can't wait to have more lessons!+ Read More
Emily is a wonderful teacher! My daughter has ADHD and Emily is able to teach my daughter so well that my daughter has a B in the class!
I highly recommend Emily!
She really helps me understand some tough concepts and works with me to direct the lesson in ways that I want to learn
i was a little nervous but she put me at ease! she was very helpful and i cant wait for my next lesson!
ENGLISH, WRITING, READING... AMAZING TEACHER :)
Do not be fooled by the fact that there are fewer student reviews than you expected.You must think about how to learn English more easily than to try to learn by yourself or at an English course.I attended a 1 year English course, but it did not help improve my English as much as my teacher, Emily, did. Also, the most important thing is that even if you are not in the good mood it doesn't matter for her to make you focus on the class. Her way to teach language is so good and understandable. She is amazing teacher like I've never had before. You just need to know what you want. She will be ready to help you. Even my husband is amazed how I improved my English this fast.
I am so happy to take the class from her. That's why my sister who lives in Turkey started taking the class.
Emily is an awesome teacher she is kind, patient and efficient in her style of teaching, i really enjoyed my classes with her and look forward to hooking back up in the near future!!!! If you're looking for a great teacher Emily is the way to go!!! M