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Lessons offered by Kara
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Literature
  • Essay writing
  • Classic Literature
  • Text commentary
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College / University
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

Experienced English teacher gives literature and writing lessons in the Palm Springs area

Methodology

I approach each lesson based on the tutee's needs. I will ask questions such as: How much experience do you have with this topic or type of assignment? What questions do you have? What are your strengths and weaknesses regarding this topic or assignment?

Background

I have a Bachelors degree in Secondary English Education, with a minor in Social Studies. I have three years of full-time teaching experience and another three years' experience as a corporate trainer. I have also worked as a professional writer for more than five years.

Rates

Transportation Fee : $5
Rate for online lessons : $25/h

Details

When necessary, please cancel at least 24 hours in advance. Failure to do so will result in you being charged for the missed hour.

Lessons offered by Kara
Individual
The lessons will be held
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Literature
  • Essay writing
  • Classic Literature
  • Text commentary
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College / University
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

Kara's resume

EDUCATION
Ferris State University Bachelor of Science in Secondary English Education. Graduated with Honors in 2005.

WORK EXPERIENCE
Teacher, Odyssey Institute for Advanced and International Studies
Buckeye, Arizona — July 2016 - June 2018
Taught 10th and 12th grade English courses.
Worked with other teachers to coordinate curriculum, extra-curricular activities, and parent-teacher conferences.
Tutored students of various ages after school.
Served as NHS sponsor, FBLA co-sponsor, and senior trip group leader.

Substitute Teacher
Phoenix, Arizona — 2015-2016 school year
Taught a variety of subjects in almost all grade levels at several campuses across the west valley.

Freelance Writer
Phoenix, Arizona — April 2013 - current
Create and edit blogs, articles, press releases, websites, website content, newsletters, email campaigns, ebooks, white papers, and more for a variety of clients.
Advise clients on keyword selection, SEO/SEM, social media content, and website content.
Constantly manage numerous projects and deadlines.

Training Documentation Specialist/Trainer, EDMC
Chandler, Arizona — September 2010 - February 2013
Created and updated ten training & user manuals for financial aid processes.
Prepared and distributed periodic process update documents.
Conducted term & non-term refunds training classes.

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