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Tutor profile: Kim B.

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Kim B.
Master's in TESOL from USC, Bachelor's in English from U of Illinois
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About Kim

About Kim
I believe that learning is a partnership. In order for your to achieve your goals, we must constantly work together. At the start of each of my ESL tutoring sessions, I make sure to get a clear understanding of your specific goals, so that we both know what we need to accomplish. My personal teaching philosophy is based on sociocultural and cognitive theory-backed language learning strategies and methods. I am a culturally responsive reflective practitioner who views my role as that of a facilitator, a guide. I work very hard to create a...

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
My main areas of focus are: 1) helping people prepare for the IELTS, the TOEFL, or the TOEIC 2) supporting students in a U.S. academic environment 3) assisting professionals who want to improve their English for career purposes
Education
University of Southern California
Education - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Master's Degree
2019 - 2020
University of Illinois at Springfield
English
Bachelor's Degree
2017 - 2019

Work Experience

Work Experience
San Gabriel Valley Literacy Council, Volunteer English Tutor for Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced learners
2021 - Present
• create and teach comprehensive scaffolded and differentiated lessons online based on students’ English language goals and needs, focusing on integration of reading, writing, speaking, and listening • evaluate students’ learning styles and adjust lessons accordingly • encourage and help students develop multiple intelligences while engaging with English • continually monitor and assess students’ immediate and long-term proficiency
English Teacher and Tutor, LLC, English Teacher and Tutor
2019 - Present
• create and teach comprehensive scaffolded and differentiated lessons online based on students’ English language goals and needs, focusing on integration of reading, writing, speaking, and listening • evaluate students’ learning styles and adjust lessons accordingly • encourage and help students develop multiple intelligences while engaging with English • continually monitor and assess students’ immediate and long-term proficiency
California Institute of Technology, Patent prosecution, federal funding compliance, and social media
2011 - 2019
• Effectively started and constantly nurtured department’s social media accounts on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram in order to increase engagement and reach, averaging 175% growth every 3 months • Designed strategic content for department’s social media platforms • Continually modified social media strategy based on analytical data in order to maximize efficacy of department’s social media communications • Reported and maintained records on federal funding for all Institute and NASA JPL (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) patent...

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