53 Vocabulary Tutors Found Near Sterling Heights, MI



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Maureen M.

Vocabulary Tutor

Rochester, MI 48307

Will travel 40 miles

$50 per hour.

4.87 243 ratings

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Veteran Writer and Editor Specializing in Language Arts Tutoring

My coursework focused on language arts-related subjects: etymology, traditional grammar, linguistics, and writing. I am an excellent speller and reached the district level of competition in the Detroit News Spelling Bee while in grade school. I have extensive experience in writing, editing, and proofreading. I use various strategies and methods for improving vocabulary: an essential tool is reading, which brought me to a love of the English language from an early age. Next to vocabulary, spelling and writing good sentences is important. [more]


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Carol K.

Vocabulary Tutor

Troy, MI 48084

Will travel 5 miles

$45 per hour.

4.94 159 ratings

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Carol K . English, AP Lit./Lang. ,SAT/ACT test prep, writing

I am a retired high school English teacher who specialized in writing, Advanced Placement English (literature and language exams )preparation, SAT and ACT test preparation, vocabulary enhancement, reading proficiency, and grammar skills. Since communication in all forms is so critical in achieving success in the world, having good reading/writing skills is vital. Test preparation also enhances a student's chance of gaining admission to the good colleges. I tutor in my home in Troy, MI, ... [more]


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Leigh A.

Vocabulary Tutor

Rochester, MI 48307

Will travel 3 miles

$30 per hour.

4.95 240 ratings

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French, Spanish, English language and literature

I have two master's degrees from Stanford University, one in the poetry of Fran?ois villon; the other in the entremeses of Cervantes. I have a Master's and a Ph.D. from Princeton University, where I specialized in textualism and a literary study of La Chastelaine de Vergi. I edited scholarly essays for The Craft of Fiction: Essays in Medieval Poetics and Chaucer and the Craft of Fiction. I have written seminal papers of Chaucer, and I write historical fiction for young adults. I have been tutoring since I was 15 years old because I am bilingual in French and English. I have been teaching Frenc [more]


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Carrie L.

Vocabulary Tutor

Southfield, MI 48076

Will travel 20 miles

$55 per hour.

4.99 77 ratings

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Experienced passionate German and ESL teacher

I have a B.S. in Psychology and German from Central Michigan University (magna cum laude) and completed five years of graduate work in Germany, passing all eight of the cumulative Diplom exams (equivalent to a Master's level). I have over 15 years of experience teaching both adults and children and believe in continued education. I have completed 4 TESOL courses and received certificates in: --TESOL: Practical Ideas for the Adult ESL/EFL Classroom, --TESOL: Teaching ESL/EFL Reading, --TESOL... [more]


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Martha R.

Vocabulary Tutor

Rochester, MI 48309

Will travel 15 miles

$40 per hour.

4.93 130 ratings

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Experienced ESL/ESOL English tutor with Master's degree

My love for teaching comes from the joy in seeing my ESL/ELL students make such rapid progress as they learn English. I am well qualified, having a MATESOL (Master?s Degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages). I have experience teaching all ages, from Kindergarten through 12th grade, and adults. I also tutor college students who are preparing for the TOEFL and/or Versant exams. I teach all levels of Writing, Grammar, Spelling, Reading, Vocabulary, Speaking /Pronunciation, an... [more]


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Shannon R.

Vocabulary Tutor

Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304

Will travel 18 miles

$35 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

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Experienced & Enthusiastic Tutor: High School English, Math, ESL

I have over 5 years of experience tutoring English (Grammar, Literature, and Writing/Editing) at the high school and college level. Additionally, I have over 3 years of experience tutoring high school math (Algebra, Geometry, and Trigonometry). My favorite aspect of one-on-one tutoring is the ability to help each individual student to discover new learning methods/study skills that work for them. In today's classrooms, students are often not getting the tailored attention they need to unco... [more]


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Christopher K.

Vocabulary Tutor

Ferndale, MI 48220

Will travel 10 miles

$25 per hour.

5.0 4 ratings

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Patient and Fun ESL Tutor with 8 Years Experience

I have a very high level of vocabulary for two reasons. First, I?m a voracious reader with interests spanning many genres including classical and modern fiction, magical realism, transcendental science fiction, psychology, philosophy, anthropology, mythology, symbolism, and spiritual alchemy. Second, I'm a daily writer. Hello! My name is Christopher. I'm an ESL tutor and instructor with eight years of experience living and teaching abroad. I have a BFA from the Oregon College of Art and Craft in Portland, Oregon, a 150-hour TESOL certification, and training in YBM curriculum. In March, I compl [more]


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William D.

Vocabulary Tutor

Macomb, MI 48042

Will travel 20 miles

$60 per hour.

5.0 107 ratings

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Professional Educator Available for AP and IB History

I?ve been teaching high school social studies for nearly 20 years and after helping my own elementary and middle school aged children, I?m interested in working with others outside my normal school day to help them achieve. My students (and kids) will attest that I?ve got a way when it comes to teaching, let me help you out. I am a certified teacher of Social Studies in the State of Michigan and have taught all Middle School and High School Social Studies courses throughout my career. I am a... [more]


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Christine S.

Vocabulary Tutor

Rochester, MI 48307

Will travel 15 miles

$45 per hour.

4.7 30 ratings

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Christine S. Language Arts, Writing, Literary Analysis, Research

For more than 20 years, it has been my pleasure to help students embrace the beauty and power of language. As a certified teacher, I have taught grades 7-12. I currently teach college courses in composition and literature. However, my greatest joy comes from working one-on-one with students. I specialize in tutoring all areas of English Language Arts. Over the years, I've discovered that students fear grammar because they don't understand the logic behind it. I understand the mysteries of gr... [more]


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Chris C.

Vocabulary Tutor

Clinton Township, MI 48036

Will travel 14 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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Let's keep things fun!

During my time in college I expanded my vocabulary through reading quite a bit, but when tutoring we have to get to the issue of it and tackle it head on. When I tutor I use a dictionary along with reading the students favorite or preferred book. I write down any words that the student didn't really understand and ask them find it in the dictionary. After that, they write the word down on a flashcard for future memorization. I have a review after a number of sessions and test them on all the vocab they struggled with. I also use worksheet exercises to teach vocab through context of the sen [more]