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University of Virginia (Psychology)
Villanova University (J.D.)
After several years as a volunteer literacy tutor while practicing law, I decided to pursue my love of teaching full time. I am a patient and friendly teacher who focuses on my students’ needs, and I have successfully taught a wide variety of students with diverse backgrounds and abilities. Using practical and engaging activities, I help my students improve their speaking, reading, writing and listening skills. I am extremely proud of my students’ progress and the positive feedback I have received. I also have extensive experience editing and proofreading documents to create clear, concise and cogent writing.
After several years as a volunteer literacy tutor while practicing law, I decided to pursue my love of teaching full time. I am a patient and friendly teacher who focuses on my students’ needs, and I have successfully taught a wide variety of students with diverse backgrounds and abilities. Using
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In addition to undergraduate and law school degrees, I have obtained a certificate in teaching English to speakers of other languages. I completed a rigorous one-year certificate program, which provided me with a solid theoretical and practical foundation for teaching. I have taught English to students with a wide variety of native language and educational backgrounds. My focus is always a student's individual needs, and I structure comprehensive lessons for each student.
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