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William B.

Missoula, MT

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Accomplished Graduate Student Looking to Spread Love of History

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San Francisco State University
History
University of Montana
Enrolled

Education

San Francisco State University (History)

University of Montana (Enrolled)

About William

I graduated from SFSU in 2013 with a degree in Early European history with a sub-field in American history. At SFSU i organized study groups within the history department in an effort to gain teaching experience and help my fellow history students and others looking for help with history classes. By virtue of my success organizing these groups and undergraduate academic success, I was selected by the University of Montana for a teaching assistantship and entry into their master's program in American history.

I primarily teach undergraduates, but have also acquired experience tutoring and teaching high school students and some middle school aged students as well. I prefer the one-on-one tutoring setting as it lends itself towards establishing an academic relationship with the student. Getting to know each other and understand one another as people i find greatly increases student comfort in tutoring sessions and eventual success.

I have taught classroom-setting ACT English classes in Reading, English (grammar, etc) and Essay writing. I have extensive analytical reading and writing experience as well. Furthermore, my work is currently under review for several academic journals in American history.

I have a lifelong passion for the field of history.I am well versed in a variety of historical fields from World and European history to American history and its various sub-fields. I have taught (through my teaching assistantship) courses in Western Civ I and II, and currently teach World History and AP US History for a private education company in San Jose.

Please contact me with what you are having trouble with and I will respond with how I plan to help you absorb the material. English and History are much more than memorization and my philosophy revolves around getting students to internalize concepts rather than just repeat what they are told.
I graduated from SFSU in 2013 with a degree in Early European history with a sub-field in American history. At SFSU i organized study groups within the history department in an effort to gain teaching experience and help my fellow history students and others looking for help with history classes. By virtue of my success organizing these groups Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Missoula, MT 59801
In-person lessons
Science:
Archaeology
English:
ACT English,
ACT Reading, English,
Grammar,
Literature, SAT Reading,
SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English,
ACT Reading, SAT Reading,
SAT Writing
History:
American History,
Archaeology, Classics,
European History,
Government & Politics, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Elementary Education:
Grammar,
Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ACT English

Currently teaching ACT Prep English courses

American History

B.A. SFSU-- European history, American history
M.A. University of Montana--American history

Classics

I hold a bachelor's degree in Classical European History. Moreover, I have taught Western Civ I and II courses at the college level. My senior project focused on Roman and Greek literature in the classical world. Furthermore, I have significant experience teaching classical literature and history at the college level.

English

Currently teach ACT English, reading, and essay writing

European History

Bachelors degree, SFSU, European history
Taught college level western civilization I and II at the university of Montana
Currently teach world history for private edu company in San Jose

Grammar

Teach college level history
Teach English, grammar, and reading for private company in San Jose,
Published academic author

SAT Reading

Teach SAT/ACT test prep for private company
Demonstrable ability to improve scores
Experience working in age range

Writing

Professional English/writing tutor
Published author in academic literature

San Francisco State University
History
University of Montana
Enrolled

Education

San Francisco State University (History)

University of Montana (Enrolled)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

William will travel within 15 miles of Missoula, MT 59801.