English And ESL Tutoring

English And ESL Tutoring

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About this tutor

Hello! my name is Monique LaPlante and I am a current Undergraduate student at the University of Texas San Antonio. My current experience with teaching includes being a tutor for ALO7 teaching Chinese children ages 5-18 English, along with being an instructor for ID Tech camps. In total, I have had over half a year of teaching experience. I also am TESOL certified. I have experience teaching in-person classes as well as online classes. I have a great passion for teaching students and motivating them to reach their goals! I often help students achieve their goals by including activities, providing positive feedback and by personalizing the lesson to tailor each and every student's individual needs.

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San Antonio, TX 78249
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1 Review

5.0

  • David Strauss

    Very professional and knowledgeable on the subject. Would definitely recommend her to anyone in need of tutor.



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FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

I like to get to know the students individually and evaluate their academic level to assess what needs to be worked on. I also like to do icebreakers so new students feel less shy or nervous.


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

I am a current tutor for ALO7 teaching children ages 5-18 varying levels of English. I have also been an instructor for ID Tech camps at Trinity University teaching various subjects pertaining to the STEM field to children ages 7-18.


Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

My pricing system is as follows,

30-minute session - $9

Hourly rate - $18


How did you get started teaching?

I started teaching since high school, I always loved teaching others and seeing them progress! I started teaching as a profession in 2018 when I started as an instructor for ID tech.


What types of students have you worked with?

All different types of students! I have worked with ESL students of various ages and students wanting to learn in the STEM field.


Describe a recent event you are fond of.

A student of mine that I have taught for a couple of weeks was answering a question about whether an orange was healthy or not, and suddenly he pulls out an apple and turns the question to me. It gave me quite a laugh!


What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Pick a teacher based on your personal needs and who definitely has a passion for teaching! Pick based on passion because those who have passion can have a great impact on your life and can help you enjoy a subject much more! 


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