I am a graduate of the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, where I received a full 4 year scholarship to study fine arts. I spent almost 10 years thereafter working as a freelance graphic and web designer, as well as teaching English as a second language in Germany. Recently, I mo... (read more)
...I also took part in the creation of department-wide rubrics for narrative, research, and textual analysis writing assignments with the aid of Envision Learning Partners and Stanford Center for Assessment, Learning, & Equity (SCALE). I also have seven years of tutoring experience at the high schoo... (read more)
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