Hi, I'm Kristen! I graduated magna cum laude, with college and departmental honors, with a B.A. in Communication from Salem College. Aside from an interest in writing, I also enjoy being helpful. I like to use tutoring as a way to connect with others to best help them learn. Since what I know is writing, I'd like to share some methods with others to help and empower them. When I was in high school, I tutored my peers in various subjects, including in math, science, and grammar. As a college w... [more]
I have specific experience as a writing tutor at a college writing center as I worked with different people with different learning styles on topics, such as formatting, proofreading, thesis formation, organization, clarity, grammar, and APA/MLA formatting. I have general experience with tutoring elementary, high school, and college students of varying ages. My own writing experience ranges from academic research papers to news and feature articles as I was also a writer and editor of a student-run college newspaper for four years.
As a former writing center tutor, I have helped other students with the proofreading process of writing a paper. I have also proofread and edited articles as an editor for a college newspaper for three years. Friends and family have asked me to proofread various documents.