Lora G.


Lora G.

Tutor

Providence, RI 02906

Will travel 20 miles

$45 per hour.

4.75 131 ratings

SAT, ACT, ASVAB, Math and English

I have over 13 years experience as a private tutor specializing in SAT, ACT, GRE, ASVAB, ISEE and SSAT, college preparation and admissions guidance. I am an experienced and certified middle school, high school, college and adult classroom teacher of math, English and test preparation. I have a proven track record of significantly increasing grades and scores while building core knowledge and confidence. I have a Stanford-University undergraduate degree plus professional training at the Harvar... [more]


Algebra 1

I have been tutoring math since I was an undergraduate at Stanford. I help students improve their skills, build their confidence, and achieve higher grades and scores.


Vocabulary


Grammar

I have been tutoring writing and proofreading for over 20 years. I am a certified teacher and professional editor and writer. I teach students how to decode text for critical information, develop argument, and communicate clearly and correctly. The strategies I have developed significantly improve results and confidence.


Geometry


Prealgebra


Reading


Writing


Geography


English

I am a Stanford Communications graduate, certified teacher and professional writer who has been tutoring English writing and reading for over 20 years. I teach students how to decode text for critical information, how to develop argument and communicate with clarity. The strategies I have developed significantly improve confidence and results.


SAT Math

I have been tutoring SAT for over 20 years and have developed comprehension and time management strategies that significantly improve test scores and confidence.


Literature


GRE

I have been tutoring GRE preparation for over 20 years, and teach all sections. I show students how to decode text for critical information and eliminate incorrect responses. The comprehension and time management strategies I have developed significantly improve confidence and test scores.


Proofreading

I have been writing, developing and editing content professionally since I graduated from Stanford U. in Communications. I have developed simple strategies to improve grammatical understanding and writing skills that result in clearer communication and higher grades.


GED

I have been preparing students for the GED exam for more than 15 years and have developed comprehension and time management strategies that significantly improve test scores and confidence. I emphasize students' prior knowledge and practical applications to increase retention.


SAT Reading

I have been tutoring SAT for over 15 years and have developed comprehension and time management strategies that significantly improve test scores and confidence.


SAT Writing

I have been tutoring SAT for over 15 years and have developed comprehension and time management strategies that significantly improve test scores and confidence.


GMAT


ASVAB

I have been tutoring the ASVAB math and English sections for over 5 years and have developed comprehension and time management strategies that consistently improve test scores and confidence.


PSAT

I have been tutoring PSAT for over 15 years both in and out of the classroom, and teach all sections. I have developed comprehension and time management strategies that significantly improve test scores and confidence.


SSAT


Spelling


ACT Reading

I have been tutoring ACT for over 15 years and have developed comprehension and time management strategies that significantly improve test scores and confidence.


ACT English

I have been tutoring ACT for over 15 years and have developed comprehension and time management strategies that significantly improve test scores and confidence.


ACT Math

I have been tutoring ACT for over 15 years and have developed comprehension and time management strategies that significantly improve test scores and confidence.


Elementary Math


Study Skills

During my tenure as an elementary school classroom teacher at private schools, study skills were integrated in the curriculum I designed. I also incorporated study skills for test preparation at an SAT prep teacher both in the classroom and in private tutoring sessions. Study skills are integral to teaching all subjects and vital to every student.


College Counseling

I have been helping students achieve their university placement goals and tutoring for over 20 years. I am a certified teacher and professional editor and writer. I teach students how to develop an admission package that presents them in the best light, communicating their strengths. The strategies I have developed significantly improve confidence and results.


ADHD

I worked full-time in integrated classrooms at the Childhood Development Center of the Hamptons in East Hamptons, NY as a 1 on 1 Teacher's Aide to a child with severe ADHD and OCD in the 3rd and 4th grades while I was completing my teaching certification. I also received a certificate for participating in the 2005 Learning Differences Conference at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.


ISEE

I have been tutoring ISEE preparation for over 20 years, and teach all sections. I show students how to decode text for critical information and eliminate incorrect responses. The comprehension and time management strategies I have developed significantly improve confidence and test scores.