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Lessons offered by Shawn
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Academic tutoring
  • Reading
  • School support
  • Creative writing
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Adult education
  • Undergraduate

Literature, Academics, Grammar or ESL from a North American Instructor, With UK Higher Level Education if you need help with English in school or as a language I can assist you.

Methodology

I hold a Master of Science Degree in Archaeology, and have taught hundreds of students in multiple countries over the last 10 years. Each student that I help gets a customised lesson plan based on their needs and goals, and each lesson is a minimum of 40 minutes tailored to the students specific learning objectives. It is my goal to help every student succeed and to that end I try and determine the students best learning method and tailor each lesson to make sure they get the most out of the experience. So if you want help with your homework, or you want to learn English as a second language I can and will help you to succeed.

Background

I have been teaching for 10 years in many subjects, and over that period I have taught hundreds of student in classes, and one on one sessions. My students have seen marked improvements in their grades, passed exams in subjects they were struggling with, learned to speak English fluently from a base of no English at all, and gone on to higher levels of education with my help. Each of my custom tailored tutoring programs focuses on a students goals interests, and growing their abilities at a strong pace. learning should be something that we all want to do and I approach teaching from that perspective, and try to help my students do the same.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £12/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £60
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £100

Details

I will also develop full course programs for students starting at 150 pounds for a full semester lesson plan.

Lessons offered by Shawn
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Academic tutoring
  • Reading
  • School support
  • Creative writing
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Adult education
  • Undergraduate

Shawn's CV

Professional Profile
Academic – Archaeology, Philosophy, Business Administration, Business Management, English as a Second Language (ESL), mentoring, lesson planning, instruction, editing, proofreading, research, publication, freelance writing
Experience
2009 to Present
Tutor & ESL Instructor
Calgary, Alberta/Grosseto, Italy/London, England

• Work one-on-one with students to assist with the achievement of educational goals
• Develop and implement lesson plans and educational supplements
• Proofreading and editing for student assignments and essays
• Marketing of services offered
• Freelance ESL, Tutoring
o Instructed one on one classes with customized course plans in business, grammar, higher, intermediate, and beginner ESL
o Tutored in math, science, social studies, geography, history, grammar at all levels k - undergraduate university study
o Prepared lesson plans based on individual student requirements
• 2012 to 2016 - Calgary South Tutoring and ESL, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
o Instructed one on one classes with customized course plans in business, grammar, higher, intermediate, and beginner ESL
o Tutored in math, science, social studies, geography, history, grammar at all levels k - undergraduate university study
o Prepared lesson plans based on individual student requirements
• 2009 to 2010 – British School of English, Grosseto Italy
o Instructed two child and two adult ESL classes per week – included beginner to upper immediate levels
o Prepared lesson plans based on preset course syllabus
o Provided tutoring and mentoring to student as required


Continued->
2014 to Present
Freelance Writing
Online, World Wide
• Research and publish works based on client requests in creative writing, blogging, and article writing for a variety of topics and publications

2012 to 2013
Private Research Project
Alexandria, Egypt/Calgary, Alberta
• Research and publish findings related to the search for the tomb of Alexander the Great
• Travel to Alexandria, Egypt to conduct field surveys and on-site investigations, included use of ground penetrating radar, infrared and night vision imaging, and LiDAR imaging systems
• Gather, review, correlate and interpret all project related findings
• Recruit and manage two undergraduate research assistants who assisted with research and on-site activities
• Control and budget all funds related to the research grant, including administrative donations
• Arrange travel and immigration necessary for entry in Egypt as well as sourcing all local support personnel and equipment

2010 to 2012
Research Assistant, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
• Responsible for cataloguing and storage of artifacts from South American archaeology sites, including photographic documentation and artifact analysis
• Cleaning, preservation and restoration of catalogued artifacts
• Sample recovery for further analysis
• Analysis of fully prepared samples – centrifuge, chemical and Carbon 14 testing
• Process all test result and input into database
• Preparation of reports and assessments for all experiments and cataloguing on quarterly bases for review and publication

Education
• Masters of Science Archaeology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada, 2013 to 2015
• Bachelor of Science Archaeology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland 2007 to 2013
• Bachelor of Arts Philosophy, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland 2007 to 2009
• Business Administration & Management, CDI College, Calgary, Alberta, 2004-2005

• Teach English as a Second Language, International Certification I-to-I TESL Academy Online, 2011

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