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Emily Yim

ACT Writing and ACT Reading tutor

... 90 hours tutored
location Santa Clara, CA
education Wellesley College
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About Emily

Emily has tutored (K-12th grade students) as well as university level students and Corporate Executives/Working Professionals in Silicon Valley and abroad in Hong Kong for the past 10 years. She has tutored not only English Language Learners but Native English speakers at every level of English proficiency and comprehension.

Emily graduated with a B.A. from the Ivy-League-caliber liberal arts school, Wellesley College, in Wellesley, MA where she majored in English studies.

She is equipped to teach everything from Phonics, Creative/Essay Writing, Grammar, Reading Comprehension to Public Speaking at the kindergarten and elementary school level as well English language and literature skills for middle and high school students. This includes, grammar, vocabulary building, essay writing, public speaking/speech as well as all test preps
(PSAT, SAT/ACT, college essay prep, as well as AP English).

Having taught at prestigious schools, learning centers, and private tutorials with original curricula as well as given materials, Emily brings in a well-seasoned plethora of experiences.

As a part-time Visiting Lecturer at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Emily had taught Business English to university students as well as corporate executives and working professionals alike.

Whether you or your child needs extra tutoring for everything from remedial help to proficient mastery to advanced capabilities in English for academic or professional pursuits, Emily is the right English tutor for your every need! Please contact her for future details and start your lessons with her today!

Education

Wellesley College

Bachelors

English

1979

Awards & Honors

Certified University of Cambridge (Cambridge, UK) Examiner for International BULATS Written Exam

2014

Subjects

Test Preparation

ACT Writing
ACT Reading
College Counseling
PSAT
SAT Reading
SAT Writing
SSAT
TOEFL

ACT

ACT Writing
ACT Reading

SAT

SAT Reading
SAT Writing

English

English (K-8)
High School Level English
College Level English
ESL/ESOL
Essay Writing
Grammar
Literature
Reading & Comprehension
Phonics
Proofreading
Study Skills
Vocabulary

Language

ESL/ESOL
Public Speaking
Reading

Professional

Public Speaking

Other

Etiquette Coach
Homeschool
Life Coach
Social Coach

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Emily tutored my son twice (so far) for English 1, vocabularies. She is very efficient and her tutoring really help my son with his grade and performance in class. We are very pleased to know her and would highly recommend her service.

3 years ago
Evelyn G. reviews Emily Yim
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