John L.


John L.

Tutor

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418

Will travel 40 miles

$50 per hour.

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Oxford PhD, Social Science, History, English and Spanish & More

I have a PhD from the University of Oxford, United Kingdom. In addition, I have taught for Middle School at a private school and can teach K-12 and at the university level. I am certified to teach 6-12 Social Science at the Palm Beach County School District. My specialties are Social Science, History, Spanish, and English. However, I can also teach many other subjects as evident by my profile and the approved subjects of WyzAnt (Anthropology, Archaeology, Elementary Education, Elementary S... [more]


American History

I am qualified to teach American History as I have passed the Social Science Exam for grades 6-12 for the State of Florida. I am passionate about American History and an avid reader of it.


Biology


Vocabulary

I have an excellent knowledge of vocabulary. I enjoy using my vocabulary in speech and in writing. My academic articles reflect on my superior usage of vocabulary.


Grammar


European History

I have written academic articles in relation to History and Anthropology with a special interest in the Basque region. I am familiar with European History and can teach it because I passed the Social Science grades 6-12 Exam for the State of Florida.


Microsoft Word


Reading

I am a highly skilled reader and I have a PhD. I will patiently guide any student in reading skills and make reading a wonderful experience. I am a constant reader myself and an excellent educator.


Spanish

I have spent 3 years living in Spain and 4 months living in Mexico. I lived in Spain my Junior Year Abroad in Madrid with la Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Marquette University. My double major at the College of the Holy Cross was Political Science and Spanish. I spent nearly 2 years in the Basque Country of Spain doing research for my doctorate. I spent 2 summers in Mexico with the University of Florida in Merida and with the Multicultural Bilingual Studies Program in Cuernavaca.


Writing

I am an excellent writer and have published several academic articles.


Geography

I have travelled extensively and keep abreast of world affairs. I am also qualified to teach Geography because of passing the grades 6-12 Social Science Exam for the State of Florida.


English

I have always appreciated English literature and teaching good grammar. I have taken several university courses in English writing and English literature. I am an avid reader of English literature. Also, I have published several academic articles and have an excellent grasp of the English language.


Government & Politics

I have a BA in Political Science and Spanish from the College of the Holy Cross and have studied Government and Politics for years.


Psychology


Literature

I am an avid reader of English Literature and literatures of many different countries but especially Spain.


World History

World History is a wonderful subject and I am qualified to teach it as I have passed the Social Science Exam grades 6-12 for the State of Florida. I have always enjoyed reading World History.


Proofreading


GED


SAT Reading


Physical Science


Art History

I studied Spanish Art History at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid in Madrid, Spain and in Florence, Italy with the Florida State University Study Abroad Program in Italy. I also draw and paint in my spare time.


Ecology


Spelling


ACT Reading


ACT English


ACT Science


Elementary Math


Elementary Science


Elementary (K-6th)

I taught 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Spanish and Mathematics as a Substitute Teacher at Rosarian Academy in 2000.


Study Skills

I received my BA from the College of the Holy Cross, MA from Florida State University, and PhD from the University of Oxford. I have excellent study skills from my years in education. I was an Assistant Professor at Nova Southeastern University where I advised and mentored many students inclusive of studying in a proper manner. At Rosarian Academy in 2000 I taught Middle School students Spanish and Mathematics and taught them how to study to better improve their grades and grasp of the concepts.


Anthropology

I hold a PhD from the University of Oxford, United Kingdom in Social and Cultural Anthropology. And I hold a Master's degree in Cultural Anthropology from Florida State University.


Archaeology

I hold a PhD from the University of Oxford, United Kingdom in Social and Cultural Anthropology. I also hold a Master's degree in Cultural Anthropology from Florida State University. I spent the spring of 1992 in Florida State University's archaeological field school at the Spanish Mission site of Patale. I spent a summer in 1992 with Florida State University Belize Archaeological expedition to excavate Mayan ruins and look for incipient maize agriculture among the ancient Mayas.


Social Studies

I am certified to teach Social Studies for the School Board of Palm Beach County because I passed the Social Science exam grade levels 6-12 from the state of Florida. I also hold a PhD in Anthropology from the University of Oxford.