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Lander University (English)
University of Bridgeport (Master's)
My vast knowledge of English, specifically, reading, writing, and grammar, will be very helpful in your quest to become a better student. I have a Bachelor's degree in English as well as a Master's degree in Education. Throughout my college career, I often tutored fellow students in these subjects and proofread many final papers both analytical and creative.
My great love is reading. I often read one to eight books per month. Plus. I am involved in a monthly book club where professionals, such as myself, come together to discuss the finer points of the novel as well as the many minor points as well.
Six years ago, I was part of a volunteer program where I assisted a published children's book author in educating young writers. The students were of teen and pre-teen age. The program was provided by the Newtown Public Library and it lasted all summer. We met once a week on Saturday mornings.
Over this past summer, I took great strives to read the same novel my sixteen year old niece needed to read for her summer English homework. I am never too busy to read the same novels that young people have assigned. This is so that I can tutor them in what they are learning in class. The more I read with you, the better you become.
I, over the years beginning when I was in grade school, have won many writing contests and chosen by teachers/professors to attend many weekend, writing seminars. I worked often with published writers who provided very helpful hints and methods by which would produce note-worthy essays, short stories, etc. My vast knowledge of English, specifically, reading, writing, and grammar, will be very helpful in your quest to
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