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Shawn D.

Boulder, CO

$40/hour

Shawn D., everything humanities

In-person lessons

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University of San Diego
Creighton University School of Law
J.D.

Education

University of San Diego

Creighton University School of Law (J.D.)

About Shawn

I like to tutor because I believe that most schools do a poor job of teaching students how to reason, think, and write critically. I believe the best schools in the country accept students who not only have good grades, but are able to show the ability to critically reason. This is an easy problem to remedy, yet I do not see such instruction in most curricula today. I personally was deficient in this area until graduate school. Once I learned how to reason expertly on paper, a whole world opened up for me. I think I can easily teach students this invaluable tool. I like to tutor because I believe that most schools do a poor job of teaching students how to reason, think, and write critically. I believe the best schools in the country accept students who not only have good grades, but are able to show the ability to critically reason. This is an easy problem to remedy, yet I do not see such instruction in Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Boulder, CO 80301
In-person lessons
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Language:
TOEFL
History:
American History, European History, Government & Politics, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Sports/Recreation:
Track & Field

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University of San Diego
Creighton University School of Law
J.D.

Education

University of San Diego

Creighton University School of Law (J.D.)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Shawn will travel within 15 miles of Boulder, CO 80301.