University of Maryland, College Park (Journalism)
Hunter College (CUNY) (Other)
My name is Alicia B and I am a friendly, encouraging tutor. I have taught English as a Second Language for Central Piedmont Community College and the Berlitz Language Institute. I have a degree in Journalism from the University of Maryland, College Park and I've also studied theater as a graduate student at Hunter College (City University of New York).
I have extensive experience as a writer, editor, and proofreader. When teaching English as a Second Language, I enjoy encouraging my students to talk as much as possible in English. I love to see my writing students compose material that shows their strengths and creativity as writers. I also enjoy seeing my students improve their reading, writing skills, as well as their vocabulary. My name is Alicia B and I am a friendly, encouraging tutor. I have taught English as a Second Language for Central Piedmont Community College and the Berlitz Language Institute. I have a degree in … Read more
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I'm a friendly and upbeat tutor. I love to hear my students speaking and writing in English. I am currently an English as a Second Language Instructor at Central Piedmont Community College and I have also taught ESL at the Berlitz Language Institute. While living in New York City, I tutored ESL students in the public school system there.
I've been certified to teach English as a Second Language by the Tennessee Foreign Language Institute and I love to see my students succeed!
I have worked as a proofreader for several publications, including a few publishing companies and nonprofit organizations. I also have experience proofreading college essays and term papers for students at Central Piedmont Community College.
I studied Theater at Hunter College, which is part of the City University of New York. I've acted in many plays in New York, Delaware, and Nashville, Tenn. I've taken many acting courses and also have studied playwrighting , as well as directing.
Many of my teachers studied at the Actors Studio in New York and I feel I've learned great techniques from them. Presently, I'm very interested in film and will soon direct short projects of my own.