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Lessons offered by Daniel
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
  • at their home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • ESL
  • Oral expression - English
  • Writing comprehension - English
  • Listening comprehension - English
  • Business English
  • TOEFL
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Junior High / Middle School
  • High School
  • College
  • University
  • Adult Education
  • MBA
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Proficient
  • For children

Pre-College/College/University American Academic English Tutoring, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA with 20 Years Experience

Methodology

I have my own unique curiosity-driven, discovery-based, student-paced transformative education approach to American English ESL and Academic English. I like to work with the unique interests of my students. I enjoy listening, reading, writing, speaking and overall comprehension.

Background

ESL Teacher - Linguist - Academic Educator - Author - Publisher - Environmental Health Educator - Dancer -- with a PhD in Education in Linguistics. I've taught American Academic English to native and ESL students for over 20 years.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $ 79/h
Lessons offered by Daniel
Individual
The lessons will be held
at their home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • ESL
  • Oral expression - English
  • Writing comprehension - English
  • Listening comprehension - English
  • Business English
  • TOEFL
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Junior High / Middle School
  • High School
  • College
  • University
  • Adult Education
  • MBA
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Proficient
  • For children

Daniel's Resume

Abbreviated ESL/American Academic English Curriculum Vita

FORMAL EDUCATION

Undergraduate degree

BA - University of Washington, Seattle, WA - 6/70 Major in Chemistry/Minor in World Literature.

Masters degree

MPH - University of California, Berkeley, CA - 6/77 Major in Maternal and Child Health

Professional degree

MD - Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA - 9/73 Emphasis on clinical psychiatry, psychology, pediatrics, preventive health and environmental medicine.

Doctoral degree

PhD - Bircham International University, Madrid, Espana, European Union - 8/03 in Education in Linguistics

Other Postdoctoral Training

U. S. National Research Council on Assignment to NASA - Johnson Space Center and NASA - Ames Research Center - 1/85 to 12/87 Human Habitation Factors in Space

American and International Dancesport, Albert Franz Studio, Honolulu, HI


ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Argosy University Honolulu - 05 to 18 Instructor in Liberal Arts

Hawaii Pacific University - 06 to 08 Adjunct Professor of Writing

Upper Iowa University - 06 to 10 Adjunct Prof of English and ESL

Intercultural Communications College - 98 to 10 Director of American Academic English Programs (incl TOEFL, College Prep, English for Health Professions

OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE

Savant Books and Publications LLC/Aignos Publishing - 08 to 18 Owner/Editor

Daniel S. Janik - 73 to 18 Author and Poet with 60+ academic and literatry publications

COMMUNITY RECOGNITION

Los Angeles Book Festival Award, Los Angeles, CA (2014)
Pacific Rim Book Festival Award, Honolulu, HI (2014)
Paris Book Festival Award, Paris, France (2014)
Animals, Animals, Animals Book Festival Award (2013)
London Book Festival Award, London England (2011, 2013, 2014)
Hollywood Book Festival Award, Hollywood, CA (2011)
International Poet Fellow, 2007-8, Noble House Publishers, UK (2009)
Editor’s Choice Award, Poetry.Com Open Poetry Contest (2007/2008/2009)
Swathmore Who’s Who, (2004/2005/2006)
New Millenium Writer’s Contest, Honorary Mention for Nonfiction Short Story (2005)
Eric Hoffer Award x2 (2003)
America’s Top Physicians (2003/2010/2014) listed in "Guide to America's Top Physicians"
Mayor's Award for Outstanding Environmental Educator (1996)

2nd, 3rd and 6th places in International Standard and Latin Adult Dancsport Competition,
Japan Danceport Hokkaido CompetitionJ Hokkaido, Japan (2016)
1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th places in International Standard and Latin Adult Dancesport Competitions, Categories A and B. University of Hawaii at Manoa Dancesport Challenge, Aloha State Games, Hawaii Star Ball, Honolulu, HI, and Embassy Ball, Los Angeles CA, 98-07
1st , 2nd, 3rd and 5th places in American Smooth and Rhythm Adult Dancesport Competition, Categories A and B. University of Hawaii Dancesport Challenge, Aloha State Games, Honolulu, HI, 95-98

Dancesport Council of Japan member
USA Dance Hawaii member
International Ballroom Dance Inc member and instructor
Pan-Pacific Ballroom Dance Association member
Ilima Dance Club member
Former National Dance Council of America Amateur Dancesport Competitor
Former Organizer of Dancesport Challenge, University of Hawaii Manoa, Honolulu HI
Former Faculty Advisor to DanceSport Club at University of Hawaii Manoa, Honolulu HI

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