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Laurina W.

Anchorage, AK

$35/hour

Certified Language Arts teacher and tutor

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University of Alaska, Anchorage
English and Economic
University of Alaska, Southeast
Graduate Coursework

Education

University of Alaska, Anchorage (English and Economic)

University of Alaska, Southeast (Graduate Coursework)

About Laurina

I am a Florida Certified teacher in English Language Arts for grades 6-12. I teach English, Reading, Writing, and Creative Writing as well as conducting tutoring for Reading and Writing. I have several years experience teaching middle school and tutoring both middle and high school. I was born in Alaska but have lived all over the United States, including Hawaii and Florida. I currently live overseas. These experiences allow me to help students from a multitude of backgrounds improve in English.

I enjoy helping students find new ways to tackle difficulties reading and writing. While I love reading and writing, I know that many students do not and struggle with understanding writing prompts or comprehending reading that doesn't appeal. I like to help students find a new way to look at English so they can understand and thrive in the subject. As a tutor I help students with everyday classwork as well as prepping for big exams or tackling large writing assignments.

I have an undergraduate degree in English with an emphasis on Literature as well as some graduate course work for teaching Reading and Writing. I spent the last two years assisting students with taking written exams to pass state standards as well as assisting high school students with essays. I believe in helping students write better papers by learning better writing habits.

I want to help students not only succeed in class but find a way to enjoy the subject of English. As an online tutor I have a great deal of flexibility for scheduling sessions and bring a lot of enthusiasm and creativity to each session.
I am a Florida Certified teacher in English Language Arts for grades 6-12. I teach English, Reading, Writing, and Read more

Policies
Travel Radius
Travels within 0 miles of Anchorage, AK 99508
In-person lessons
English:
English, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Writing
Elementary Education:
Reading

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University of Alaska, Anchorage
English and Economic
University of Alaska, Southeast
Graduate Coursework

Education

University of Alaska, Anchorage (English and Economic)

University of Alaska, Southeast (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Travel policy

Laurina will travel within 0 miles of Anchorage, AK 99508.