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Jessyka W.

Motivating! Specializing in English, writing, research, essay

Motivating! Specializing in English, writing, research, essay

$35/hour

  • Lacey, WA 98503

About Jessyka


Bio

Don't be intimidated by asking for help, writing is collaborative process! I do not know of any writer, beginner or best-selling author, that does not get help with their writing! You are not alone, and I have been right where you are and understand the stress that you are under.

I specialize in English composition, scientific research writing, ESL, college scholarship and entrance essays, and all aspects of academic writing. Most of my experience is with undergraduate and graduate work....

Don't be intimidated by asking for help, writing is collaborative process! I do not know of any writer, beginner or best-selling author, that does not get help with their writing! You are not alone, and I have been right where you are and understand the stress that you are under.

I specialize in English composition, scientific research writing, ESL, college scholarship and entrance essays, and all aspects of academic writing. Most of my experience is with undergraduate and graduate work. However, I am currently tutoring elementary students as well! Fun!

I have always been writing, but I have about 11 years of professional writing experience. I started out writing in the Natural Resources industry while in college, and I realized that I had found my niche. I was fortunate to work for the Olympia Forestry Research Station under the United States Forest Service, which is one of the most prestigious research stations in the country, gathering data and eventually working my way up to science writing.
I am an online writing consultant for National University, giving me the opportunity to work with beginning writers as well as graduate students! I love the variety!
I also work as writing tutor in the Writing Center at SPSCC in Olympia, Washington and have been a part of their staff since 2011. As a writing tutor, I have opportunities to work with a diverse group of students and subjects ranging from academic classes requiring research/writing papers, ESL, ABE, science, college application processes and of course the occasional beloved creative writing project.

My tutoring philosophy is to support students learning by helping them gather the tools and skills to become better writers. I will not fix your paper for you, instead, I will help you become the writer you want to be! The session is in your hands. We will discuss your goals for the session and work on the top three concerns you have. Smaller order concerns such as grammar and sentence structure concerns will come once we feel that the major goals of the paper have been met.

You will find me responsive, eager, contagiously excited about what I do and deeply committed to my students and their writing.

I do have a 24 hour cancellation policy, and make-up sessions are available.


Education

Green River Community College
Natural Resources-Forestry
Evergreen State College-BA in ESL and Education
Enrolled

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $35
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 20 miles of Lacey, WA 98503
  • Lesson cancellation: 24 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

Schedule

Jessyka hasn’t set a schedule.


Subjects

Business

Public Speaking

Public Speaking

Besides completing the public speaking requirements in college, I have had to speak in front of large groups many times over the years throughout my working career. Currently, I tutor students here at my own Writing Center with their public speaking classes. I help them with annunciation, voice projection and timing.

Corporate Training

Public Speaking,

Public Speaking

Besides completing the public speaking requirements in college, I have had to speak in front of large groups many times over the years throughout my working career. Currently, I tutor students here at my own Writing Center with their public speaking classes. I help them with annunciation, voice projection and timing.
ESL/ESOL, Proofreading

Elementary Education

Study Skills

Study Skills

I have tutored many students over the years with study skills and tips. I believe this is a learned skill and does not come naturally to everyone! I struggled with this growing up, and because of that have acquired many helpful tips to successfully pass tests/quizzes and retain the necessary information. I currently work in a college writing center, and many of my sessions are working with students preparing for exams, and working on the needed study skills to become as successful student. Feedback from my students has always been positive, especially on how to retain information for exams.

English

Public Speaking,

Public Speaking

Besides completing the public speaking requirements in college, I have had to speak in front of large groups many times over the years throughout my working career. Currently, I tutor students here at my own Writing Center with their public speaking classes. I help them with annunciation, voice projection and timing.
Writing,

Writing

College essays: argument, rhetorical analysis, compare/contrast, research, reflective etc. I focus on the connection of ideas, including the thesis statement, supporting paragraphs and conclusion. I am experienced in APA, MLA and Chicago citation styles as well as grammar and sentence structure. Research: Experience in writing and tutoring APA standard research papers. I also have numerous "writing process" resources for students to help them during the process of revision.
English, ESL/ESOL, Proofreading

Homeschool

Study Skills,

Study Skills

I have tutored many students over the years with study skills and tips. I believe this is a learned skill and does not come naturally to everyone! I struggled with this growing up, and because of that have acquired many helpful tips to successfully pass tests/quizzes and retain the necessary information. I currently work in a college writing center, and many of my sessions are working with students preparing for exams, and working on the needed study skills to become as successful student. Feedback from my students has always been positive, especially on how to retain information for exams.
Writing,

Writing

College essays: argument, rhetorical analysis, compare/contrast, research, reflective etc. I focus on the connection of ideas, including the thesis statement, supporting paragraphs and conclusion. I am experienced in APA, MLA and Chicago citation styles as well as grammar and sentence structure. Research: Experience in writing and tutoring APA standard research papers. I also have numerous "writing process" resources for students to help them during the process of revision.
English, ESL/ESOL

Language

ESL/ESOL

Most Popular

Study Skills,

Study Skills

I have tutored many students over the years with study skills and tips. I believe this is a learned skill and does not come naturally to everyone! I struggled with this growing up, and because of that have acquired many helpful tips to successfully pass tests/quizzes and retain the necessary information. I currently work in a college writing center, and many of my sessions are working with students preparing for exams, and working on the needed study skills to become as successful student. Feedback from my students has always been positive, especially on how to retain information for exams.
Writing,

Writing

College essays: argument, rhetorical analysis, compare/contrast, research, reflective etc. I focus on the connection of ideas, including the thesis statement, supporting paragraphs and conclusion. I am experienced in APA, MLA and Chicago citation styles as well as grammar and sentence structure. Research: Experience in writing and tutoring APA standard research papers. I also have numerous "writing process" resources for students to help them during the process of revision.
English, ESL/ESOL

Other

Study Skills,

Study Skills

I have tutored many students over the years with study skills and tips. I believe this is a learned skill and does not come naturally to everyone! I struggled with this growing up, and because of that have acquired many helpful tips to successfully pass tests/quizzes and retain the necessary information. I currently work in a college writing center, and many of my sessions are working with students preparing for exams, and working on the needed study skills to become as successful student. Feedback from my students has always been positive, especially on how to retain information for exams.
ESL/ESOL

Special Needs

Study Skills

Study Skills

I have tutored many students over the years with study skills and tips. I believe this is a learned skill and does not come naturally to everyone! I struggled with this growing up, and because of that have acquired many helpful tips to successfully pass tests/quizzes and retain the necessary information. I currently work in a college writing center, and many of my sessions are working with students preparing for exams, and working on the needed study skills to become as successful student. Feedback from my students has always been positive, especially on how to retain information for exams.

Summer

Study Skills,

Study Skills

I have tutored many students over the years with study skills and tips. I believe this is a learned skill and does not come naturally to everyone! I struggled with this growing up, and because of that have acquired many helpful tips to successfully pass tests/quizzes and retain the necessary information. I currently work in a college writing center, and many of my sessions are working with students preparing for exams, and working on the needed study skills to become as successful student. Feedback from my students has always been positive, especially on how to retain information for exams.
Writing,

Writing

College essays: argument, rhetorical analysis, compare/contrast, research, reflective etc. I focus on the connection of ideas, including the thesis statement, supporting paragraphs and conclusion. I am experienced in APA, MLA and Chicago citation styles as well as grammar and sentence structure. Research: Experience in writing and tutoring APA standard research papers. I also have numerous "writing process" resources for students to help them during the process of revision.
ESL/ESOL

$35/hour

Jessyka W.

$35/hour

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