Oberlin College (English)
Montclair State (Master's)
Monmouth College (Graduate Coursework)
I have several years experience teaching English. This includes literature analysis, grammar, vocabulary development, writing --- expository and creative --- poetry, SAT preparation,and study organization. In addition, I have taught some history. Thus, I have much to offer any student who wishes to improve him or herself in any of these areas of study. In addition for the past eleven summers I have taught at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, NJ. While there I instruct in English enrichment which includes the above English skills and intense reading of juvenile literature to develop a love for reading. The students range in age from eleven to thirteen.
I have several years experience teaching English. This includes literature analysis, grammar, vocabulary development, writing --- expository and creative --- poetry, SAT preparation,and study organization. In addition, I have taught some history. Thus, I have much to offer any student who wishes to improve him or herself in any of these areas of
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