...In addition to these experiences with elementary education, I have experience in copy editing and proofreading from working at my college newspaper as a copy editor for four years. I studied English and writing in college, and graduated with a major GPA of 3.85 and an overall GPA of 3.71. I scored a 5 on the literature AP, and an 800 on the literature SAT II. (read more)
...Many students do not yet have the patience to sit in a classroom for 50 minutes and take in a lecture, so tutoring gives them the opportunity to work in a more desirable environment. When tutoring a student, I first must find out his or her previous knowledge before we can move on to learning so... (read more)
...As with many writers and language nerds, I'm also a big fan of reading, enough to know that reading is a skill - one you can learn and improve with practice. I also currently work at a local library and at an area literary agency (convinced I love English yet?).
I believe what makes me a good t... (read more)
...I have a skill for understanding where someone is coming from and being able to adapt my lesson plan and approach to best help each individual in the manner that they need in order to learn effectively. I have a strong academic background across a variety of subjects and disciplines, with a spec... (read more)