Michele N.


Michele N.

Tutor

Los Angeles, CA 90041

Will travel 12 miles

$40 per hour.

4.93 222 ratings

Effective Test Prep & Homework Tutor; Certified ESL Teacher

Hello! Thank you for viewing my profile! I have 20 years of experience teaching ESL, Test Preparation, Writing, and Business English. I am currently tutoring several adults in private ESL classes. I am also tutoring many middle/high school students in ACT, SAT, and TOEFL. I am often hired by parents to help their middle school or high school children improve their grades and/or writing skills. Having lived and taught overseas for many years, I am very skilled at adapting my lessons to stu... [more]


Vocabulary

I have created vocabulary lessons and quizzes for all required tests--SAT, ACT, TOEFL--and lessons/tests for all literature-related terms. I have a BA in English, an ESL certification, and an MA in History. I have an extensive knowledge of Vocabulary and I have taught Vocabulary lessons for over 20 years. My vocabulary lessons always help my students increase their vocabulary, improve their pronunciation, and improve their writing!


Grammar

I have been teaching ESL for twenty years and I have helped many students improve their Grammar! I am a certified ESL teacher with a BA in English--Grammar is an important part of learning English and I create Grammar lessons that fit each student's English needs.


Reading

I have a BA in English (and Comparative Literature) and an MA in History. I have had great success improving students' reading speeds, analytical abilities, and comprehension.


Writing

With a BA in English and an MA in History, I have extensive experience with all areas of Writing: research, thesis development, structure, and vocabulary. I help students turn their essays and research papers into professionally written and edited pieces of writing. I have had great success in helping students improve their writing skills and write excellent papers!


English

I have a BA in English. I excel at creating specific lesson plans for each student's needs. I am very patient and enjoy helping students achieve their goals through my English lessons and training. I have had very good results over the years with my methods!


ESL/ESOL

I am a certified ESL instructor with a BA in English and over 20 years of experience. I have a great deal of experience in all areas of ESL-- including Conversation, Pronunciation, TOEFL, and TOEIC. My classes are comfortable, fun, and specifically created for you!


Literature

I have a BA in English (and Comparative Literature) and a MA in History. I have a great deal of experience with literary research, writing, and literature analysis. I have helped students write essays, create presentations, and analyze the novels, poems, etc. that they are required to read. I produce quick results and provide each student with writing templates that he/she can use during his/her academic career.


SAT Reading

I have been tutoring students in Test Prep for over 20 years. I have very specific methods for improving students' SAT Reading skills and I have been very successful in improving students' Reading speeds and comprehension.


TOEFL

I am a certified ESL teacher with over 20 years of experience teaching TOEFL. I have very specific methods for improving all areas of the TOEFL exam, including the two writing sections. I also emphasize vocabulary with regular vocabulary improvement lessons and quizzes. I have been very successful with helping my students improve their TOEFL scores!


ACT Reading

I have very specific methods that I use to help my students improve their ACT Reading speeds and comprehension. I also provide regular vocabulary training and quizzes. I have been very successful in helping my students raise their scores!


ACT English

I currently teach the ACT English and Essay sections. I have specific methods for helping my ACT students--including an extensive Grammar review and regular vocabulary quizzes. I have been very successful in raising my students' scores!


IELTS

I have been preparing students for the IELTS for over twenty years. With my experience and education, I am able to give my students training and advice, so they can take the IELTS with confidence and comfort.