I have had a love for education for most of my adult life. During both my associate's and bachelor's work, I tutored English and Reading as a part time job at both the collegiate and high school levels. After college, I taught high school level English and Reading to the 7th, 8th, 9th, and 11th grades. This has given me a well-rounded amount of experience and the ability to communicate on several levels. I tend to be outgoing and accepting of mistakes, as it is my personal philosophy that... [more]
Having taught reading for two years and having a great passion for it myself, I have several reading strategies to improve comprehension and interest. I take a "love of reading" approach that will help most students feel more confident by getting further involved with reading.
As I stated in my message, I have deep experience teaching and tutoring when it comes to essay writing. I am well-versed in the research portion as well, if the essay necessitates citations. I also do proofreading and editing to help improve an essay's flow and grammatical structure.
Having taught English professionally, I am well-versed in the content area. I have also tutored English from elementary to the collegiate level for over 5 years now.
Having worked at a school where our standardized tests were given by ACT, (to younger ages in different formats but still through ACT) I am well-versed in the presentation and questioning on the ACT. I specialize in the English/Reading/Writing content areas, but also have helpful tips and tricks on assisting with the Science portion as well as helpful tricks for general test taking.