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Riven B.

Townshend, VT

$50/hour

Experienced College Professor of History, English, and Writing

In-person lessons

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Prescott College
Philosophy Religion
Pacifica Graduate Institute
Master's
Pacifica Graduate Institute PhD
PhD

Education

Prescott College (Philosophy Religion)

Pacifica Graduate Institute (Master's)

Pacifica Graduate Institute PhD (PhD)

About Riven

Hi! I have worked teaching and tutoring students anywhere from kindergarten to PhD candidates. I have also worked professionally as a writer and editor for the past 15 years and I specialize in academic and historical writing. If you or your child struggle with writing composition, structure, grammar or flow, I am your girl. I have also taught history, philosophy, religion, and anthropology as well as having a master's degree in psychology. I believe in meeting the student where he or she is and building from there. I practice student-centered learning, meaning that I do not feed answers to the student but help him or her build the skills to develop and derive their own answers. I am aware of the stress and embarrassment that can come from struggling with a particular subject or project. In a tutoring session I not only address the academic issues but use my counseling skills to help work through feelings of resistance and frustration as well, helping the student become a better academic performer overall. I look forward to the chance of meeting and working with you!
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Riven
Hi! I have worked teaching and tutoring students anywhere from kindergarten to PhD candidates. I have also worked professionally as a writer and editor for the past 15 years and I specialize in academic and historical Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Townshend, VT 05353
In-person lessons
Science:
Anthropology, Archaeology
English:
ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
History:
American History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Classics, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Political Science, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Prescott College
Philosophy Religion
Pacifica Graduate Institute
Master's
Pacifica Graduate Institute PhD
PhD

Education

Prescott College (Philosophy Religion)

Pacifica Graduate Institute (Master's)

Pacifica Graduate Institute PhD (PhD)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Riven will travel within 40 miles of Townshend, VT 05353.