I have a true passion for English and teaching. When I was first learning to read it didn't come easy, but there's nothing more freeing than being able to disappear into another world through reading or to compose a new world through writing. I'm my happiest with a book in my hand or pen and paper at my fingertips and I want to share my love for academia and literature. I have great experience working with children of all ages (including running a camp for children ages 3 to 5) and haven't me... [more]
I work as an Undergraduate Learning Assistant for the Missouri State University Psychology Department. One of my main responsibilities is leading study sessions for my students and teaching valuable study skills in order to promote reaching and exceeding education goals. Through my years of schooling I have honed the necessary skills for achieving a deeper level of processing and increased memory potential.
I was raised in an education system which emphasized handwriting and cursive. Additionally, my grandmother instructed me in calligraphy. I also have experience working with elementary students in a practicum classroom setting.