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English language tutoring

UTK’s English Language Institute is now offering English language tutoring (1:1 or for small groups) for international faculty, staff and students who need help or support with the English language. These services are available for UTK personnel at $35/hour for students and $50/hour for faculty and visiting scholars. Services include support for the following:

·      Report/Proposal writing

·      Academic writing

·      Quotation, paraphrase, citation, and avoidance of plagiarism

·      Understanding and using English structure/grammar

·      Reading comprehension and/or reading speed improvement

·      Academic listening comprehension skills

·      Academic culture counseling/support

·      Improving English pronunciation

·      Increasing spoken fluency

Initial consultation, preferably in person or if necessary via Skype, is free of charge.

After the initial consult and assessment, a tutoring schedule will be set up.

Students, faculty, or staff may contact ELI to schedule a consultation:  eli@utk.edu or 865 974-3404, or they may directly contact me at  echitty@utk.edu.

Em Turner Chitty, MA, MPA
University Outreach Coordinator and Senior Teaching Associate
English Language Institute
Center for International Education
University of Tennessee
Knoxville 37923
Ph. Dept. 865-974-3404 or personal cell 865-621-8617
email: echitty@utk.edu or etchitty@gmail.com