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Sarah W.

Educator with Expertise in English Literature and SAT prep

Silver Spring, MD (20902)

Travel radius
5 miles
Hourly fee
$50.00
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I am a writer with more than 10 years of publishing experience and a high school educator who recently taught Literature Classics and Composition, as well as British Literature at a private high school in Olney, Maryland. My expertise is in writing (all forms,including research writing and outlining, as well as fiction and essay writing), reading comprehension, grammar, and I have assisted students with the writing and critical reading sections of the SAT.

While teaching, I found no greater joy than working with students who needed assistance and miss the one-on-one interaction I engaged in with them as an educator. Now that I have a son of my own, I have chosen to tutor in order to continue doing what I love: helping young minds achieve academic success, while also remaining available to my son.

Works I have taught include Beowulf, The Canterbury Tales, Shakespeare (Sonnets, Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet), Romantic Poetry,
Lord of the Flies, The Chosen, 1984 and Brave New World.

I tutor from my home office and my rates are $50/hour.

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Sarah’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Homeschool:
English, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing

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Education

Virginia Commonwealth University (English)

Johns Hopkins University (Master's)

Great tutor! My son enjoyed learning English Literature from Ms. W. She is a very good tutor. She helped my son with his college essays. ...

— Raj from Gaithersburg, MD on 10/14/13);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Cancellation policy: You will be charged the full rate if you do not cancel within 24 hours of a scheduled session.

Travel policy

Sarah will travel within 5 miles of Silver Spring, MD 20910.

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