Rachel A.


Rachel A.

Tutor

Cedar Park, TX 78613

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 123 ratings

Creative, Effective Spanish and English Tutor

Hello and Hola! In today's fast-paced global society being multilingual is almost a necessity. As a former executive for several global companies I know firsthand how important it is to excel in English and Spanish. If you're interested in learning Spanish (or are checking me out for your child) then read on...if you're interested in learning more about English or ESL/ESOL tutoring then skip to the next paragraph. I have undergrad degrees in Spanish and journalism and have lived and worked... [more]


Vocabulary


Grammar


Reading

Let's work together to improve your reading and comprehension skills. I have experience with children and adult learners as well as English as a Second Language.


Spanish

I make learning Spanish fun as we explore the language and culture through activities tailored to your specific needs. Preparing for an upcoming business trip to Peru? Let me help you with business customs and specialized vocabulary! Heading out for an extended vacation to Mexico? I can't wait to teach you some basics to make your vacation a success! Struggling with your high school Spanish class? I'm here to help you improve your grade! I have lived, worked and traveled in Mexico, Central America, South America and Spain and can't wait to share my love of the language and cultures with you. I have an undergraduate degree in Spanish and a graduate degree in international business with an emphasis on cross-cultural communication. You'll see from my numerous 5-star ratings and client feedback that I help you get results!


Writing

I've spent 15+ years writing for high tech and consumer tech companies. I am very good at taking complex information and distilling it into a more consumable manner. If you are looking for help with writing, editing (proofreading) or concept creation then I'm your gal! Additionally, I have an undergraduate degree in journalism and am currently writing my thesis for my master's degree. I'm familiar with AP style and MLA style. I'm bilingual in English/Spanish.


Geography


English


ESL/ESOL

I have ESL/ESOL experience working with college students, working professionals and international spouses. In addition to improving English language skills, I also work on native accent reduction. Some of my advanced students have used me as an editor for their resume and help with preparing work presentations. I am patient and make lessons fun by using real world situations to engage students in learning at their own pace.


Literature


Proofreading

Hi, I have a degree in journalism and have worked in the media industry for 13+ years. Let me help you with papers and writing assignments. We can work together on concept development, writing and editing. I can also just do a final edit of your paper if you prefer. It is always good to have a second pair of eyes look at assignments.


TOEFL

My background includes 10+ years tutoring college students and working professionals in ESL/ESOL. As a tutor, I've helped edit resumes, prepare students for job interviews, helped professionals with presentations for work, and helped students prepare paperwork for scholarships and graduate school admissions. I am currently enrolled in a TESOL (TEFL) Certification program.


Business

I have a Master's degree in international business and 15+ years working in international business in a variety of positions.


Career Development

My past experience in the professional world has included student recruitment and running the summer internship program at a global corporation. I also sat on the career development board. Currently, I mentor international business people looking to break into the US market--help with resume building, job search, interview techniques, etc.


College Counseling

I previously worked as the college internship coordinator for a large corporation. I have experience working with high school and undergrad students as they prepare for admissions to college/grad school. I serve as career counselor for high school students.


Marketing

I have 15+ years of experience working in high tech public relations and marketing for Fortune 100 companies. I've worked with American and European companies on marketing business to business and business to consumer products. Past work has included product roll out, go to market strategy, etc.


Speech

I have worked in the media industry for 13+ years and am skilled with helping executives and students learn how to make powerful and creative presentations. I have additional experience writing and giving speeches as well as helping people prepare for speeches, interviews and live television. In high school I was a state award level member of the speech team and can also help with outside speech coaching.


Homeschool

I lead for homeschool group of 80-plus families. I am actively involved in numerous homeschool groups and have experience tutoring homeschoolers