While many tutors stick to one method of teaching, I formulate my lesson plans around the individual and their distinct strengths and weaknesses. This approach not only put students on the fast track to their desired results but teaches new skills along the way. As a charismatic, caring person, I strive to increase students' test scores along with their self-confidence!
I am a recent graduate from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a degree in English and professional writing. Over the past 4 years, I've tutored individuals of all ages/levels with everything from evaluation essays to reading comprehension skills. I have exceptional interpersonal and organizational abilities and a proven history of creating a fun learning environment, while producing high-level results in students' work.
Cancellation Policy: No more than 5 hours prior to the lesson without a charge
- University of Santa Barbara, California
- Degrees: English, Professional Writing
- Specialization: Literature and Contemporary Culture
- GPA: 3.75
- College Writing Tutor (2017-2018):
Evaluated and revised essays, and other writing assignments, with students. Each assignment required
collaborative editing with students, general knowledge or research of subject matter and, proper
- Private English Tutor (2016-2018):
Worked with high school-level students in history, English, and writing. Increased essay and test scores by
providing students with proper essay structuring skills and topic analysis tools.
-Tutor at The Boys and Girls Club of Santa Barbara (2015-2016):
Worked on a multitude of assignments ranging in topics with middle school and high school students.
Strengthened students' study skills and knowledge of varying material through one-on-one work.
- Winner of the Multimedia Writing Track Contest (2018)
- Emmons Poetry Award Winner (2016)
- Poetry Published in Where the Mind Dwells (2015)
- Professional: APA Formatting, MLA Formatting, Microsoft Office Suite
- Personal: Patient, Intuitive, Enthusiastic, Punctual, Strong Communication Skills
Alex tutored my 16 year old son in English last year and the results were amazing. His grade in the class went up and his writing skills greatly improved. She has an extremely warm demeanor and you can tell she genuinely cares about her students. Would highly recommend to anyone seeking a great tutor!
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