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Shannon W.

Creative English Tutor (Reading, Writing, Spelling, and Vocabulary)

Creative English Tutor (Reading, Writing, Spelling, and Vocabulary)

$35/hour

  • 5 hours tutoring

  • Williamsport, MD 21795

About Shannon


Bio

During the day I work in a law firm in Washington, DC. I spend the majority of my day dealing with legal documents, as well as letters and other non-legal written documents. I have my undergraduate degree in English with a concentration in literature. Although my concentration was in literature, I spent a lot of time writing as well. I'm experienced in both high school level and college level writing (research papers, book reports, analysis, etc.).

I also have an MBA from Mount St....

During the day I work in a law firm in Washington, DC. I spend the majority of my day dealing with legal documents, as well as letters and other non-legal written documents. I have my undergraduate degree in English with a concentration in literature. Although my concentration was in literature, I spent a lot of time writing as well. I'm experienced in both high school level and college level writing (research papers, book reports, analysis, etc.).

I also have an MBA from Mount St. Mary's University. I'm confident that my graduate school experience will help in writing business-type papers, for example, financial analysis for an economics class and other technical types of papers.

I believe in working one-on-one with students to help them understand what they are learning in school. I believe that homework is necessary to reinforce and solidify what they are learning so I often give extra homework. Often students just need someone to reinforce what they are learning or to explain it in a different way. Every student has different strengths and weaknesses and each must be taught as an individual. Part of my experience tutoring has been one on one with my three children, I believe I'm able to translate my skills into teaching and helping other students.

In so many cases, too many students fall behind in skills that they need to build on. By finding and correcting problems early, students not only get the help they need, but hopefully gain the confidence to push themselves beyond what limits they thought they may have had.


Education

George Mason University
B.A. English
Mount St. Mary University
MBA
Paralegal Institute of Washington, DC
Other

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $35
  • Rate details: Group rates can be discussed. I am open to dialog regarding payment for those with financial hardship, everyone has the right to ask for help no matter your financial status.
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 30 miles of Williamsport, MD 21795
  • Lesson cancellation: 24 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Elementary Education

Reading,

Reading

As an English major, I'm able to help you in the most basic reading materials. I'm also equipped to tutor at the secondary and college levels.
Spelling,

Spelling

As an English major, I'm able to help you with your spelling and vocabulary.
Vocabulary

Vocabulary

As an English major, I will be able to help you with your vocabulary. I'm very good at showing you how to use a word in a sentence as well as help you define each vocabulary word. My hope is to help you not only become comfortable learning new vocabulary, but to expand your use of vocabulary in your everyday life.

English

English,

English

As an English major, I'm able to help with reading, writing and grammar. I'm also able to help with the basics when just learning how to read the English language.
Reading,

Reading

As an English major, I'm able to help you in the most basic reading materials. I'm also equipped to tutor at the secondary and college levels.
Spelling,

Spelling

As an English major, I'm able to help you with your spelling and vocabulary.
Vocabulary,

Vocabulary

As an English major, I will be able to help you with your vocabulary. I'm very good at showing you how to use a word in a sentence as well as help you define each vocabulary word. My hope is to help you not only become comfortable learning new vocabulary, but to expand your use of vocabulary in your everyday life.
Writing

Writing

As an English major, I'm able to assist you in writing anything from a book reports to research papers. I'm also capable of helping you with writing many types of analysis-type papers.

Homeschool

English,

English

As an English major, I'm able to help with reading, writing and grammar. I'm also able to help with the basics when just learning how to read the English language.
Reading,

Reading

As an English major, I'm able to help you in the most basic reading materials. I'm also equipped to tutor at the secondary and college levels.
Spelling,

Spelling

As an English major, I'm able to help you with your spelling and vocabulary.
Writing

Writing

As an English major, I'm able to assist you in writing anything from a book reports to research papers. I'm also capable of helping you with writing many types of analysis-type papers.

Most Popular

English,

English

As an English major, I'm able to help with reading, writing and grammar. I'm also able to help with the basics when just learning how to read the English language.
Reading,

Reading

As an English major, I'm able to help you in the most basic reading materials. I'm also equipped to tutor at the secondary and college levels.
Writing

Writing

As an English major, I'm able to assist you in writing anything from a book reports to research papers. I'm also capable of helping you with writing many types of analysis-type papers.

Summer

Reading,

Reading

As an English major, I'm able to help you in the most basic reading materials. I'm also equipped to tutor at the secondary and college levels.
Writing

Writing

As an English major, I'm able to assist you in writing anything from a book reports to research papers. I'm also capable of helping you with writing many types of analysis-type papers.

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Ratings and Reviews


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Great Tutor

Shannon provided a great tutor experience for me. He was very nice, patient and willing to help. He helped me to improve my English. I could recommend Shannon W.

Vanessa, 4 lessons with Shannon

$35/hour

Shannon W.

$35/hour

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