...I have taught struggling students the basics of decoding skills in reading and I have challenged proficient readers to critically analyze the great works of literature. In addition to my experience as a teacher I have had other contacts with students through my time as a football coach, baseball... (read more)
...While many may find this murkiness uncomfortable, it's the perfect place for my particular skills: equal parts personality and intellect. Though it's a cliche, I really do make learning fun. Before entering the world of education, I worked in the film industry as a professional script reader, in high-tech as a sales writer, and in journalism at The Washington Post. (read more)
...I look forward to tutoring you!I have played golf at both the high school and college level. Having played the sport since I was 12, I have read many books, watched instructional videos, and had hundreds of lessons. I know the golf swing very well and am confident that I would help you improve your game. (read more)
...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 tutor is that I'm flexible (every student is different), empathetic (sometimes school is tough), and passionate (writing is my life!).
If you have any question... (read more)
...I have always been a strong writer and have only improved my skills since coming to college. In high school, I was the recipient of two awards for academic writing in my senior year, and scored an 800 on the SAT Reading and a 790 on the SAT Writing sections. Additionally, writing, editing, and ... (read more)