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Arri C.

Seattle, WA

$30/hour

English Tutor Specializing in Reading and Writing

In-person lessons
Background check passed as of 9/29/16
5.0 average from 12 ratings
Great with my middle school son
— Therese, Seattle, WA on 11/17/16

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About Arri

For as long as I can remember, I've loved the written word. Reading and writing are some of my favorite pastimes, and I have learned how important these skills are to have in everyday living. To read and write, is to know how to communicate, and fostering communication skills are vastly important in this fast-paced society.

Over the past five years, in between being a student myself, I have worked for the schools as a substitute, proof-read college papers, tutored kids in their homes, and even taught Sunday school. I love teaching kids (young and old!) and making a difference where I can.

I have a Bachelors in Film with a minor in English. When I was in school at Eastern Washington University, I was head of the writing tutor department in the office of Africana Studies. There I helped undergrads proofread and write their papers and structure their essays.

This past year while finishing up my BA, I worked part-time for a tutoring firm called Achieve Success. Of my six students, four of them increased their reading and grammar skills one to two letter grades.

I love teaching, and I invest myself in making sure my students get the most out of my lessons.
For as long as I can remember, I've loved the written word. Reading and writing are some of my favorite pastimes, and I have learned how important these skills are to have in everyday living. To read and write, is to know how to Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required

30 per person, per hour. One hour minimum. +2 is 25 per person, per hour. (Siblings, friends, etc.)

Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Seattle, WA 98102
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Great with my middle school son"

- Therese, Seattle, WA on 11/17/16
Math:
Elementary Math
Art:
Film,
Theatre
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar,
Reading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Film

I graduated from Seattle Film Institute with a BA, 2016. I am well versed in history and film analysis.

Grammar

Cumulative college credits minoring in English Language Arts.

Literature

Background in European Literature, Poetry, and American literature.

Proofreading

Worked as the head writing tutor in the department of Africana Education for undergrad students at EWU. Copywriter and editor for a political talk show called Partisan Toast.

Reading

Worked for the past year with elementary students to improve their reading comprehension skills with the tutoring firm Achieve Success.

Theatre

I have a BA of Film and Acting from Seattle Film Institute. Versed in basic stage combat, voice/speech, accents and dialects, theater movement (Suzuki), Meisner technique and acting on camera as well as the stage.

Writing

Background in essay writing, creative writing, and poetry. As well as other forms of creative writing such as screenwriting, flash fiction, and creative non-fiction.

Seattle Film Insitute
Film

Education

Seattle Film Insitute (Film)

Great with my middle school son — Arri has had about 10 lessons with my 12, going on 18 year old son. He is a typical 7th grade boy who has little time for school work. He is bright and very well liked by everyone he meets, but his academic reports were really bad. Straight D student. Arri has made a huge impact on him. She is patient and kind and really seems to understand how to get through to him and make him understand wh ...

— Therese, Seattle, WA on 11/17/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $30.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

30 per person, per hour. One hour minimum. +2 is 25 per person, per hour. (Siblings, friends, etc.)

Travel policy

Arri will travel within 25 miles of Seattle, WA 98102.