Weekends at any time
EducationSmith College - BA, English , University of Massachusetts Amherst - PHD, English
ExperienceWith a decade of teaching under my belt and an extensive education, you will be hard-pressed to find a more qualified tutor. I first earned my bachelor's degree in English Language and Literature from Smith College, and then quickly moved on to earn a master's degree and a doctorate in English at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. In addition to my years of experience tutoring, I have been teaching writing at the University of Washington for numerous years. The classes that I teach are part of a master's-level biomedical regulatory affairs program. I am also part of a local program called Making Changes, and through this initiative I tutor high school students who are African immigrants to make sure they are able to successfully apply for various college programs. As a matter of fact, college application essays are my personal specialty. I can instruct my students on how to write essays on essentially any subject, although I have a wealth of knowledge pertaining to history, art, politics, and medicine. I encourage students to use their own creative ideas instead of forcing my own writing style upon them. I am a huge dog lover, and I also love to cook and travel around the world.
HobbiesReading about the history of London, appreciating dogs in all their forms, and hiking and camping in the mountains of Washington!
AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, College Application Essays, College English, College Essays, Comparative Literature, English, English Grammar and Syntax, Essay Editing, High School English, IB Extended Essay, Literature, Other, Public Speaking, SSAT, Writing
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