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Arthur R.

Mission Viejo, CA

$35/hour

Specialized in Essay Writing, Verbal Skills & Reading Efficiency

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— Adam, Irvine, CA on 8/25/17

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B.A., University of California, Berkeley
Political Science

Education

B.A., University of California, Berkeley (Political Science)

About Arthur

I am a recent magna cum laude graduate of the University of California, Berkeley where I earned my Bachelor’s Degree in political science and received a 4.0 GPA. Throughout my education at UC Berkeley I wrote many essays of varying lengths on an array of topics and developed a strong passion for essay writing and academia. This prompted me to take positions where I could help other students develop stronger reading, writing, and studying skills.

I became a peer editor at UC Berkeley's Student Learning Center, where I peer reviewed students' essays in an effort to teach them how to write in a clear and organized manner. The essays I reviewed were mainly those for political science and history classes, as those were the classes that I mostly took, but I also reviewed essays from other subjects as well such as English and PACs. This position allowed me to teach others how to write in a clear war and greatly piqued my passion for teaching and for generating academic confidence within students.

I was also a tutor for the English as a Second Language (ESL) Program through my work at East Bay Sanctuary Covenant, a non profit immigration law organization. As a tutor for the ESL Program I taught English to high school students who had immigrated to the United States from various countries. I taught these students how to better understand English by guiding them on how to better read, write, and pronounce English words and sentences. I directly helped theses students in their essay writing and speaking skills, as I taught them how to communicate their ideas in a clear and effective way. I also assisted students in better understanding homework assignments and in composing emails to professors. Furthermore, I served as an academic mentor to students by assisting them in registering for high school classes and in applying to colleges. This job allowed me to teach others how to speak more effectively and taught me how strong of an influence patience, clarity, and empathy have in tutoring.

Furthermore, I was a supervisor at UC Berkeley's Ethnic Studies Library where I assisted students in finding material needed for their research projects. This required extensive skills in navigating the online database for all the libraries within the University and also in requesting materials to be delivered from other libraries around the country. When needed, I taught students how to efficiently scan through large amounts of text in order to find the most relevant information for their research projects. I also organized the bookshelves throughout the library to ensure that all books were kept in the correct order. This job allowed me to teach others how to read more efficiently and taught me how important organization is in tutoring.
I am a recent magna cum laude graduate of the University of California, Berkeley where I earned my Bachelor’s Degree in political science and received a 4.0 GPA. Throughout my education at UC Berkeley I wrote many essays of varying lengths on an array of topics and developed a strong passion for essay writing and academia. This prompted me to take Read more

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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Mission Viejo, CA 92691
In-person lessons

"Knowledgeable Tutor!"

- Adam, Irvine, CA on 8/25/17
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, SAT Math
Science:
Philosophy
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English,
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, College Counseling,
LSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Reading, Writing
History:
American History, Government & Politics, Political Science,
Social Studies, Writing
Special Needs:
Elementary Math, Reading, Study Skills
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Business:
ESL/ESOL, Public Speaking, Writing

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College Counseling

I recently graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley. As a result, I have experience with submitting college applications and writing effective college essays. Furthermore, through my previous work with the ESL program I directly helped foreign exchange students in high school research potential colleges and apply to those colleges.

English

I graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in political science from the University of California, Berkeley. I earned a 4.0 upon graduation and along my academic career I learned how to write essays in a clear and effective way. I also held a tutor position at UC Berkeley's Student Learning Center where I peer-reviewed essays for various subjects.

Political Science

I earned my Bachelor's Degree in political science at the University of California, Berkeley. I graduated with a 4.0, thereby earning an A in every political science class I took. I took political science classes in American politics, international relations, comparative politics, and political theory. Through my education I have acquired strong knowledge in how to write a clear and effective political science essay.

B.A., University of California, Berkeley
Political Science

Education

B.A., University of California, Berkeley (Political Science)

Knowledgeable Tutor!

knowledgeable tutor.patient tutor. fast in respond to email. flexible. helped my daughter in her writing project. Now she feels more confident and prepared now to write her in class essay .

— Adam, Irvine, CA on 8/25/17

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Arthur will travel within 20 miles of Mission Viejo, CA 92691.