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Alecia J.

History Major/J.D. skilled in language arts and social studies

Houston, TX (77082)

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Hi, I'm a lifelong learner and high achiever who loves to share my passion with others! After graduating as high school valedictorian I earned a B.S. in History, Technology & Society and then my law degree. You can be confident that I am a competent and qualified tutor who will provide superior learning support for my clients!

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Alecia’s subjects

History:
American History, Government & Politics, Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Test Preparation:
Corporate Training:

American History

I graduated with a 3.5 major GPA in college, and earned a 4 on the Advanced Placement exams in U.S. History and World History.

Economics

In college, I earned a Certificate in Economics that was comprised of 15 hours of coursework. (Principles of Microeconomics, Principles of Macroeconomics, The Global Economy & Sustainable Development, Urban & Regional Economics, African-American Entrepreneurship).

English

I have written extensively in an academic setting-original research papers, literature reviews, persuasive essays, expository essays and legal analysis. I also write poems and short stories in my free time. On the SAT I scored 770 Reading, 800 Writing.

Law

I completed my Juris Doctor at Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law.

Literature

I am a prolific reader and writer. In high school, I earned a 5 on the Advanced Placement exam in English and received a score of 770 on the Reading portion of the SAT.

Proofreading

Reading and writing are my favorite hobbies and as a result, language arts was always my best subject in school. I have an excellent grasp of vocabulary, grammar, proofreading skills, as well as phonetics. I have done vast amounts of different kinds of reading and writing in college and law school. I regularly proofread assignments for my friends in college and law school as well.

Public Speaking

I have been called on to do lots of public speaking in my life through my involvement in my church youth group, high school extracurriculars, sorority, and other leadership activities. In law school, I took classes that required simulations in advocacy skills such as opening & closing arguments, negotiations, and mediation. I have also represented clients in court under the Third Year Practice Act.

SAT Reading

I scored a 770 on this portion of the SAT when I took it as a high school junior. In college as a liberal arts major, I did a lot or reading and research, and all my exams were in essay format which improved my reading comprehension skills and vocabulary.

SAT Writing

I scored an 800 on this portion of the SAT when I took it as a high school junior. I was a liberal arts major in college and wrote lengthy term papers each semester, which further improved my writing skills.

Social Studies

I have 7 years of higher education in the social sciences. I have taken courses in public policy, economics, and sociology as well as completed degree programs in history and law. I also tutored some of these subjects in college.

Spelling

As a child, I placed first in the Fulton County spelling bee in 1998 and 2000, and participated in the Atlanta district spelling bee. I am also a prolific reader and writer.

Vocabulary

As a child, I placed first in the Fulton County spelling bee in 1998 and 2000, and participated in the Atlanta district spelling bee. I am also a prolific reader and writer. My educational background also contributed significantly, due to the vast amounts of reading and writing I have done in college and law school.

Writing

I am a prolific reader and writer. My educational background also contributed significantly to my writing skills, due to the vast amounts of reading and writing I have done in college and law school. I am experienced in the following writing genres: research/expository, essay/opinion, policy memos, legal analysis, and persuasive writing.

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Education

Georgia Institute of Technology (Hist and Soc of Tech)

Mercer University (J.D.)

Great Tutor — Alecia is a great tutor. She helped me better understand the concept of legal writing, improve my overall writing skills, and improve my grammar. ...

— Glenda from Houston, TX on 9/9/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Cancellation notice must be received by 6pm the day before a session, or you'll be charged a fee of 1/3 the cost of an hour of tutoring.

Travel policy

Alecia will travel within 10 miles of Houston, TX 77082.

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