...I began tutoring younger students in essay writing while still in high school as part of the Writing Lab. At Carnegie Mellon University, I taught three semesters of Intro to Theater, where I guided students new to the form in both written and in-class presentation skills, based on both general a... (read more)
...With a strong grasp of grammar and a mastery of many styles, if you need a writing tutor, I'm your gal. I've worked as a GRE tutor for the last two years and have helped many adults (even those long out of school) review the necessary skills in order to succeed on this challenging test. I've be... (read more)
...I only move on from a topic once I'm sure the student can explain and apply its content in every necessary context. My students often say they went from just following the rules set out by the book to having a firm grasp on the underlying concepts. I have a friendly, approachable style, and work hard to make even the most arcane topics relatable. (read more)
...The high scores are greater than three times the national average. What makes this even more impressive is that I only saw my students an average of 2.5 times per week (2 days one week, 3 days the next, alternating).
I was trained as a Classicist, a Chemist, and a Mathematician. I have enjoyed... (read more)
...I teach students techniques to generate sufficient examples that support their perspective on the issue, craft a thesis that states their argument and enables them to quickly organize their essay, and argue their point capably and succinctly. We then practice this process until students are effi... (read more)