Enable contrast version

Tutor profile: Mary W.

Inactive
Mary W.
Teacher for 20+ years
Tutor Satisfaction Guarantee

Bio

About Mary

About Mary
After over 20 years of teaching writing at the college level, I now teach English as a second language to children aged 4-17. I am also a certified knitting and crochet instructor. My favorite things to do are teaching and making things. I also enjoy restoring antique sewing machines. I live in Florida with three dogs and a cat in a historic neighborhood.

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
At the college level, I have taught remedial composition, first-year composition, English literature, business communications, technical writing, and communications for engineers. I now teach English as a second language to children aged 4-17 and teach knitting and crochet to both children and adults.
Education
University of South Florida
English
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
1996 - 2009
University of Georgia
English
Master's Degree
1991 - 1993
Salem College
English
Bachelor's Degree
1986 - 1990

Work Experience

Work Experience
VIPKid, Teacher (independent contractor)
2018 - Present
I am an ESL teacher for children aged 4-17. I also teach TOEFL Primary preparation classes.
Harris & Helwig P.A., Paralegal
2003 - 2015
I worked with an attorney handling Social Security disability and VA disability claims.
Polk State College, Adjunct Instructor
2003 - 2005
I taught remedial and first-year composition courses.
University of South Florida, Graduate Teaching Assistant
1996 - 2003
I taught first-year composition, business communications, technical writing, and communications for engineers.

Contact tutor

Send a message explaining your
needs and Mary will reply soon.
Contact Mary

Request lesson

Ready now? Request a lesson.
Start Lesson

FAQs

What is a lesson?
A lesson is virtual lesson space on our platform where you and a tutor can communicate. You'll have the option to communicate using video/audio as well as text chat. You can also upload documents, edit papers in real time and use our cutting-edge virtual whiteboard.
How do I begin a lesson?
If the tutor is currently online, you can click the "Start Lesson" button above. If they are offline, you can always send them a message to schedule a lesson.
Who are TutorMe tutors?
Many of our tutors are current college students or recent graduates of top-tier universities like MIT, Harvard and USC. TutorMe has thousands of top-quality tutors available to work with you.