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Maria S.

Henderson, NV

$40/hour

English Professor, Editor and Writer for Tutoring

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$40/Hour


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University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT
Mass Communications
University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
Master's

Education

University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT (Mass Communications)

University of Arkansas at Fayetteville (Master's)

About Maria

If your search for a writing, literature, English tutor leads you to me, you will be in good hands. An English professor for the last eighteen years and a newspaper reporter and editor before that, I possess professional experience and skills that enable me to offer you expert assistance with coursework in a fairly wide range of subject matters related to writing, language, and literature.

Specifically, I am equipped to help you strengthen your understanding of and skills in the following areas: English language (grammar, vocabulary, punctuation); English composition (academic papers, essays); creative writing (fiction and poetry); business/technical writing; journalism; American and world literature; and APA and MLA styles. Furthermore, I will do so with compassion, patience, and humor!
If your search for a writing, literature, English tutor leads you to me, you will be in good hands. An English professor for the last eighteen years and a newspaper Read more

Policies
Cancellation
8 hours notice required

$50/hour for one-time session Reduced hourly rate for successive sessions & dependent upon student tutoring needs.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Henderson, NV 89074
Background Check: Passed
English:
English,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading,
Vocabulary, Writing
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
History:
American History, World History
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading,
Spelling, Vocabulary
Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Sports/Recreation:
Tennis

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

English

--Master of Fine Arts, Creative Writing
--Bachelor of Arts, Mass Communications
--18 years experience teaching college English courses in various kinds of writing and literature
--former newspaper reporter

Reading

I have 18 years of experience teaching writing and literature courses at the college level.

Tennis

I am an intermediate tennis player with many professional lessons behind me. I was on my high school tennis team nay years ago. This experience would enable me to offer a beginner tennis player tutoring.

World History

I am a current part-time English professor at NV State College with 18 years of teaching, writing, and editing experience.

Writing

--18 years of experience teaching college writing courses

University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT
Mass Communications
University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
Master's

Education

University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT (Mass Communications)

University of Arkansas at Fayetteville (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

$50/hour for one-time session Reduced hourly rate for successive sessions & dependent upon student tutoring needs.

Travel policy

Maria will travel within 10 miles of Henderson, NV 89074.