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Deborah - Prof academic english - Portsmouth
$30/h
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Lessons offered by Deborah
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Homework help
  • Modernist literature
Levels
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • College / University
  • Adult Education

Veteran Teacher and Adjunct Professor Ready to help with Writing and Reading

Methodology

Hi! I am a veteran English teacher of the middle school, high school, and university classrooms specializing in the teaching of academic and creative writing and literary analysis. Need help graduating or catching up in college? Get in touch!

Background

Twenty-five years teaching and tutoring hundreds of students at the middle school,high school, and university levels
Students taught/tutored for the Virginia SOLs scored pass proficient or better
Articles on writing in the classroom published in three Virginia publications
Experience in publication preparation and debate

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : $30/h

Details

I am glad to travel within a twenty-five mile radius of my home in Portsmouth, but an additional $10.00 fee will be charged to account for tolls and mileage.

Lessons offered by Deborah
Individual
The lessons will be held
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Homework help
  • Modernist literature
Levels
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • College / University
  • Adult Education

Deborah's resume

B.A. English
M.A. English
Ed.S Administration/Leadership

Most Supportive Professor, 2015 (Pi Beta Phi, ODU)
Teacher of the Year, 2005
VHSL Certificate of Excellence in Debate (multiple years)
Co-facilitator of the Summer Institute, Tidewater Writing Project, 2016
Co-facilitator of the Advanced Summer Institute, Tidewater Writing Project, 2017

23 years teaching grades 9, 9H, 10, 10H, 11,12, and 12H, Advanced Composition, Creative Writing, and Media Literacy at the high school level
2 years teaching Advanced 8 at the magnet school for gifted middle school students
7 years teaching English Composition and Rhetoric at the community college and university levels

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