Ivy S.


Ivy S.

Tutor

Pelham, NY 10803

Will travel 20 miles

$55 per hour.

4.92 88 ratings

Ph.D. in English tutoring in Writing and Literature

I'm an invested tutor because I've dedicated my life to the study of literature and language. English isn't just the study of dusty old classics (though those are great!); it's about learning how to see the world from many points of view and about perfecting our own communication skills so that we can best articulate our own perspective. The more honed and specific our written voice is, the better we are able to speak up for what we want and show off what we have to offer. As a college in... [more]


Writing

I've taught college-level literature and writing for the past ten years, including courses in Basic Writing, Academic Writing, and writing-intensive upper-level courses. I've also tutored students in a range of classes, everything from English and history to business and engineering, so I'm ready to help you work on writing projects in any discipline.


English


Literature


Proofreading

I have the following proofreading experience: - currently editing a scholarly book - worked as managing editor for an academic journal - worked as proofreader for graduate students in the University of Connecticut's engineering department.