My teaching philosophy and practice empowers students; I ask them to confidently know that they have the capabilities to do the work it takes to succeed. It is my belief that we are all able to be self-sufficient, forward and critically-thinking individuals; this knowledge can be unlocked through constant encouragement and learning ways to succeed. I have over seven years of tutoring experience with middle and high school students as well as four years of experience teaching and tutoring col... [more]
I have subject competency in reading, writing and literacy. My two degrees in English should suffice for this, along with my teaching experience in English. Much of what I do in the classroom is demonstrating ways to read information to students. This could be easily transferable in this space.
I specialize in U.S. literature and poetry. Working with me will allow you to not only learn how to read and write about literature but you can also read a diverse array of books.