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Carissa R.

Shawano, WI

$50/hour

English Tutor / Published Freelance Writer

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University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Journalism-Mass Comm

Education

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (Journalism-Mass Comm)

About Carissa

I was always one that excelled in English and have always written as a hobby. Although I am new at tutoring as a profession, I have assisted in editing and mentoring friends at both the high school, technical school and collegiate levels in English and writing for many years. I believe that being well versed and well written is extremely important in achieving success, landing a job or reaching a personal goal as an artist or hobby writer.
Currently I am a published writer for a Wisconsin publication, writing about art, music and culture throughout Northeast Wisconsin. I write poetry as a hobby and also majored in Journalism-Mass Communications at The University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, with a minor in Advertising and Marketing. I volunteered with a youth program for 4 years previous to attending college, mentoring kids in an after school program and have experience working with children and adults alike. Over the years I have achieved success in sales and finance and also have assisted in building four different companies from the ground up.

I received awards in leadership and public speaking over the years, have created training manuals and held the title of corporate trainer, I author a food blog and a photography blog and am a published writer for a popular Wisconsin publication, write poetry as a hobby, extremely internet literate and possess exceptional written and social skills. I have been editing and assisting others at the collegiate level in their writing for many years.

I have an exceptional work ethic and 30 years experience in technical writing and writing as a hobby has allotted for many achievements and dreams to come true, which is not far out of the reach of anyone. I believe my education and personal experience allow me to be an excellent resource that can provide quality tutoring.
I was always one that excelled in English and have always written as a hobby. Although I am new at tutoring as a profession, I have assisted in editing and mentoring friends at both the high school, technical school and collegiate Read more

Policies
Cancellation
6 hours notice required

No show will be charged for 1/2 a session. Any late arrivals will still be charged full rate.

Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Shawano, WI 54166
In-person lessons
English:
English, Proofreading, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Vocabulary

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University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Journalism-Mass Comm

Education

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (Journalism-Mass Comm)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

No show will be charged for 1/2 a session. Any late arrivals will still be charged full rate.

Travel policy

Carissa will travel within 40 miles of Shawano, WI 54166.