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Hatoon A
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Hatoon A
ยซ Excellent! She was willing to put up a plan for the tutoring. We'll experiment it for a couple of weeks then will assess it again. ยป
$15/h
1st lesson free!
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Response Time 13h
Lessons offered by Charlene
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Essay writing
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

Learn proper English writing and grammar from long-time writer in one-on-one remote setting

Methodology

I get to know the student and their particular writing style and goals. What is it they want to accomplish with their writing. Start with basic grammar, review different styles, and practice writing.
Would like to work with beginners or younger students who need some extra help. Helping five children of my own, I have lots of patience and a real desire to keep writing a part of today's education.

Background

Bachelor of Arts in Education.
Review author's books for grammar and punctuation.
Write book reviews.
Write genealogy research projects.
Like working one-on-one to improve student's skills.
Raised five children and helped them all with writing skills needed for school.
Have completed several college level writing courses in creative writing, poetry, family history writing, etc. Like to use this material to help develop good thinking as well as writing.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $15/h
Lessons offered by Charlene
Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Essay writing
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

Charlene's resume

Professional Summary:
Accomplished in working independently and providing a quality document or result.
Seek to expand resources to improve my knowledge and increase client satisfaction.
Teach others to improve their individual knowledge.

Experience:
Adult ESL tutor for Superprof.com. July 2020 - current

Freelance book proofreading, editing, audio, reviewing. May 2020 โ€“ current
Proof books for independent authors by providing corrections in grammar and punctuation. Create audio tapes for ebooks. Write book reviews for online publication.

Online Book Club. October 2019 โ€“ current
Proofread books for grammar and punctuation. Write book review for online publication.

Freelance genealogy. 2015 โ€“ current
Research and write family history. Interview family members. Create family book to include research documents, oral history, and pictures.

Iowa Department of Public Health. July 1984 โ€“ Sept 2018
Manage registration program for xray technologists and nuclear medicine technologists. Review training and continuing education programs. Write and present continuing education programs. Teach registrants about program and requirements.
Manage registration of tanning beds. Write training programs. Conduct inspections.

Private music lessons. Sept 1978 โ€“ June 1984
Gave weekly music lessons to children and adults.

Education:
Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa. Bachelor of Arts-Education
Iowa teaching certificate from 1983 to 2015. Additional course work to add Junior High endorsement.

Skills:
Proficient in proofreading and editing.
Excellent command of writing and reading the English language including accuracy.
Excellent book review and writing training program skills.
Knowledgeable about how to use researches to research family histories accurately.
Teaching and tutoring children one-on-one: have raised five plus 10 foster children.
Communicate well with all backgrounds and ages of adults.

Reviews on Charlene
  • 4/5

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H
Hatoon A

Excellent! She was willing to put up a plan for the tutoring. We'll experiment it for a couple of weeks then will assess it again.

Charlene's response

Speaks pretty well now. Will work on confidence in public speaking and sentence flow. Good sense of humor. Was fun after we resolved the logistics.

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