...I am very familiar with the common core standards K-5, and the ELA standards K-12. 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. (read more)
...During the autumn, I also help anywhere from twenty to thirty high school students with college application essays. My personal philosophy on tutors: We must tread the fine line between friend and authority. While many may find this murkiness uncomfortable, it's the perfect place for my particular skills: equal parts personality and intellect. (read more)
...I was the Math Department Chair and Algebra I Instructor at UIC College Prep (Chicago, IL) for 4 years.
*During this time, our students earned the highest ACT Math Score for a non-selective charter school in the Chicago area.
*I worked with students with IEP's that struggled with paying attentio... (read more)
...I have also taught college level writing and speech courses. I have years of experience as an attorney. Speaking and writing are my stock in trade, as I spent many years practicing law in the traditional law firm setting, in the public sector, and now as a consultant. (read more)