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$24/h
1st lesson free!
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Lessons offered by Marream
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at her home
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Literature
  • Creative writing
  • Poetry
  • Dissertation and thesis writing preparation
  • English literature
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

PhD in English, published novelist, 20 years experience internationally now in Detroit

Methodology

I feel that once an instructor locates the strength and weaknesses of the student, the instructor can use the strength to work on the weaknesses. Tutoring makes it easier to understand the student you are working with and give effective lessons.

Background

I have been teaching for 20 years. I taught at universities in Colorado for 7 years. I taught EFL in Asia and Saudi Arabia. I was also an assistant professor at a Saudi university. I recently returned to the States and relocated to Detroit.

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : $24/h

Details

As long as I agree to the location, cost of travel is not an issue. Cancellation is not an issue also, as long as I have not already headed off to the session.

Lessons offered by Marream
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at her home
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Literature
  • Creative writing
  • Poetry
  • Dissertation and thesis writing preparation
  • English literature
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

Marream's resume

Education

University of Denver 2011
Ph.D.- English/ Fiction

University of Colorado 2008
M.F.A.- Poetry

Wells College 1997
B.A.- International Relations

University of Seville
Semester of course work in Spanish literature

Experience

Assistant Professor/ English Courses Coordinator
Effat University- Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (2016-2018)
• Teach, and coordinate curriculum of, sections of academic discourse, critical thinking, communication, research methods, and creative writing courses
• Lead advising group for students with applications to graduate programs
• Edit, organize, and publish literary student journal

Instructor
Colleges of Excellence- Al Kharj, Riyadh, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia (2014-2016)
• Taught and created material for E.F.L. courses at all levels
• Completed over a hundred twenty hours of professional development in classroom instruction, use of smart boards, and programs such as Blackboard

Marketing Director
Petra Cephas- New Jersey (2013-2014)
• Conceived of, designed, and implemented all promotional and advertising campaigns
• Compiled and managed all partner and client contacts and communication

Instructor
Colorado Heights University/Metropolitan State College- Denver, Colorado (2011-2013)
• Taught classes in composition, professional writing, and creative writing
• Developed lesson plans, syllabi, and evaluations
• Conducted mandatory one on one office hours to continue teaching students individually as well as discuss student needs and progress

Instructor
University of Denver- Denver, Colorado (2008- 2011)
• Developed and taught original courses in creative writing
• Assisted in teaching classes such as Philosophy of Literature, Native American Literature, Vampires/Monsters in Literature

Instructor/Lead Graduate Teacher
University of Colorado- Boulder, Colorado (2005-2008)
• Developed and taught original courses in poetry and introduction to writing
• Acted as a liaison between graduate teachers and professors
• Developed an educational workshop series for new instructors and supported new teachers by advising and sharing teaching material

Instructor
Korean Language Academies- South Korea (2000-2005)
• Taught E.F.L. students at all levels and age groups
• Developed curricula and course material to be used in the classroom

Public Relations Coordinator
Habitat for Humanity- Pasadena, California (1999-2000)
• Conceived of and wrote all media and advertising campaigns
• Researched funding opportunities and created templates for donor correspondence







Publications

• “Big City” (hybrid) FC2 (2018)
• “The Iron Butterfly” (student anthology) Cune Press (2018)
• “Reincarnations” and “The Fires…” (fiction) Western Humanities Review (2018)
• “Poems by Yun Dong Ju” (translation) The Elephant (2017)
• “ Men of my Color” (drama) King Abulaziz Hall (2017)
• “Moth Sermon” (poetry) Dunes Review (2012)
• “Reincarnations” (fiction) The Blotter (2012)
• “The Voice Said:”, “Sermon” (poetry) The Broadkill Review (2012)
• “The Weather” (fiction) Necessary Fiction (2011)
• “Drop” (fiction) Stolen Island Review (2011)
• “A Date in the City” (fiction) Birkensnake (2011)
• “Great Wars” (fiction) Epiphmag (2010)
• “To you for your mother”, “Only salt, my friend” (poetry) Unlikely 2.0 (2010)
• “Drop” (fiction) Editrice de 1913 (2010)
• “The fires have turned everything into a beautiful candle.” (fiction) Zero Ducats
• “Wrong half”, “Father”, “June”, “Death Bed” (poetry) Birds of Lace (2010)
• “Twelve Minutes” (fiction) Switchback (2007)
• “Old Man” (poetry) Bare Root Review (2006)
• “Master” (poetry) Square One (2005)








Service

• The Effects of Personal Disposition on Accent Acquisition presented at International Linguistics Conference (2017)
• Edit and translate work for peer and colleagues from the Arabic, Spanish, Korean
• Assistant editor for the Denver Quarterly (2011)
• Assistant to undergraduate director at the University of Denver (2011)
• Instructor at Clear Lake Middle School with Writer’s in the Schools (2011)
• Consultant at the University of Denver’s writing center (2010)
• Writer of a series of English learning story books for Dong Hwa Press (2000)

Recognition

• Received Arts and Humanities Fellowship from the University of Denver
• Selected as the University of Colorado’s Lead Graduate Teacher
• Nominated: Best New American Voices and Best New Poets
• Selected as judge of the McGuiggan Scholarship
• Honorary mention for “Hushed” in the Hemingway Short Story Co

Reviews on Marream
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Anna

Perfect! Great teacher! Thank you for the precious advice!

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