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Lessons offered by Michelle
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Reading
  • Test prep
  • Redaction
  • Literacy
  • Dissertation
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • BTEC
  • Adult education

Writing, Literacy, Literature, and Social Sciences Tutoring by Doctoral Candidate in Gurnee, IL

Methodology

I am currently in the process of completing my dissertation and presently ABD. My educational background includes:

BA, Washington University in St. Louis (English literature and American Studies)
MA, Auburn University (English)
MSEd, Northwestern University (Education)
CAS, National-Louis University (Reading and Language, Educational Leadership)
EdD, Aurora University (Curriculum and Instruction)

Background

Some of my past education-related work experiences include:

Former College Composition I and II instructor
Writing Center Tutor/Supervisor
English, Essay Writing, and Test Prep Tutor
High School English Teacher
Reading Specialist
Instructional Coach

I am presently in the process of obtaining ESL certification and do alumni admissions interviews for Washington University in St. Louis.

Rates

Transportation Fee : £15
Rate for online lessons : £35/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £165
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £308

Details

Travel charges are based on distance and length of commute. Rates are negotiable based on urgency and the nature of the assignment.

Lessons offered by Michelle
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Reading
  • Test prep
  • Redaction
  • Literacy
  • Dissertation
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • BTEC
  • Adult education

Michelle's CV

OBJECTIVE: To obtain a position as an Instructor/Tutor

EDUCATION
Aurora University
Doctor of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, expected 2018
National-Louis University
Certificate of Advanced Study in Educational Leadership, 2010
Illinois Type 75, Administration, 2010
Certificate of Advanced Study in Reading and Language, 2008
Illinois Type-9, Reading Teacher Endorsement, 2008
Illinois Type-9, Middle School Endorsement, 2008
Illinois Type-10, Reading Specialist, 2008
Northwestern University
Master of Science in Education, Secondary Education with a concentration in English, 2006
Illinois Type-09, English Language Arts Endorsement August 2006
Master’s Project: Test Preparation as Meaningful Learning?
Auburn University
Master of Arts in English 2005
Thesis: “Kathleen ni Houlihan: Empowering Femininity by Severing it From Myth”
Washington University in St. Louis
Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude 2002
Majors: English Literature and American Culture Studies; Minor: Writing

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Phoenix Middle School (Delavan, WI), Reading Specialist/Coach 2016-present
District Literacy Team, Title One Committee, Book Mobile
Committee, GLAD/Dual Language Trained
Lincoln Middle School (Kenosha, WI), Reading Specialist, 2015-2016
Building Leadership Team, Data Team, Spelling Bee Coordinator,
Soccer Coach, After-School Tutor, District Strategic Planning Team
Gavin School District #37, Response to Intervention Teacher & 2014- 2015
Title I Director
Grant Writer, Building Leadership Team, District Response to Intervention
Team, District Wellness Team, PARCC Coordinator, Basketball Coach
Bloom Trail High School, Literacy Facilitator, 2013- 2014
SIP Team, MTSS Committee, After School Tutor, NWEA MAP Administrator,
Literacy Lab Supervisor, Early Bird Tutoring Supervisor, Apex Coordinator,
Data Team, PARCC Coordinator
Aspira Early College High School, Reading Specialist 2012- 2013
Yearbook sponsor, After School Matters liaison
Leggee Elementary School, Reading Specialist 2011- 2012
Waukegan Public Schools, Title I Reading Teacher and 2008- 2011
Athletics Coordinator
Building Leadership Team, Academic RtI Coach, Tier Two RtI Team
Leader, Parent Action Team, Strategic Board Game Club Sponsor,
Varsity Softball Coach
Lincoln Park High School, English Teacher 2006- 2007
Courses taught: Topics in Literature, Freshmen Survey of Literature (Honors and Low)
College of Lake County, Adjunct English Instructor August 2006-December 2008
Courses taught: Strategic Reading and Writing II
Adlai Stevenson High School, Student Teacher January- March 2006
Courses taught: Junior College Prep English, Senior Accelerated World Masterpieces
Auburn University, Graduate Teaching Assistant , English Center August 2003-May 2005
Consultant
CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS & PUBLICATIONS
Southeastern Women’s Studies Conference, "Reimagining Archetypal Irish Femininity"
Savannah, GA (March 25-27, 2004)
Midwest American Conference for Irish Studies, "Deconstructing ‘Kathleen ni Houlihan’: Empowering Femininity by Severing it From Myth"
Milwaukee, WI (October 14-17, 2004)
3rd Annual Hawaii Conference for Arts and Humanities, "Contextual Analysis of Technical Communication Textbooks" (published in 3rd Annual Hawaii Conference for Arts and Humanities Proceedings, 2005)
Honolulu, HI (January 13-16, 2005)

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, LEADERSHIP, AND SERVICE
National Council of Teachers of English
Suburban Council of the International Reading Association
International Reading Association
American Conference for Irish Studies
Alpha Phi Omega Section 51 Staff & Advisor to Lake Forest College
Alumni and Parents Admissions Program, Washington University in St. Louis (prospective student interviewer)




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