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Ms. Julia S.

specializes in French and Writing Tutor · female

"My name is Julia S. and I graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University in 2016 with a triple major in French, English Literature, and Creative Writing. I served a marketing intern at the Alliance Fran├žaise de Chicago. At my internship, I used my French and writing skills on a daily basis. I have also worked as an Associate Editor at Green Building & Design Magazine where I improved my writing and grammar more...

"My name is Julia S. and I graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University in 2016 with a triple major in French, English Literature, and Creative Writing. I served a marketing intern at the Alliance Fran├žaise de Chicago. At my internship, I used my French and writing skills on a daily basis. I have also worked as an Associate Editor at Green Building & Design Magazine where I improved my writing and grammar skills, and as a Computer Assistant at Chicago Public Library where I taught people how to use computers and other forms of technology. I am currently attending Kent State University for my Master's in Library and Information Science, and I work as a Graduate Assistant in the Reinberger Children's Library Center on campus.

I am very passionate about the French language. My reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills have greatly improved from my semester abroad in France in the spring of 2014. I tutored introductory French college students at my university for two years and I also tutored high school students in the summer of 2016. I was a teaching assistant in an introductory French class for two years at my university. I have several materials from past courses that I have used, along with books and online materials. My teaching technique first focuses on the basics of grammar and verb tenses, and then moves on to reading and discussing beginner French literature, such as Le Petit Prince.

As a writing tutor at Ohio Wesleyan, I learned how to talk to students about their writing in a productive way while being friendly and helpful. I am confident in my ability to ask important questions about academic writing and creative writing through my experience with writing workshops and one-on-one tutoring sessions. I attended an introductory English course every two weeks to aid students in brainstorming their essay topics and workshop their drafts. I also presented at a Writing Center conference about the benefits of collaborative tutoring. In addition, I have worked as a Writing Tutor at Harold Washington College in" less...

Details

fee: $40 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 30 miles
meeting type: either in-person or online

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Education and Qualifications

certified: Julia S. is a certified tutor

Ohio Wesleyan University, French and English

Kent State University - MLIS, Enrolled

Kent, OH 44240

Subjects Tutored

Grammar - French - Reading - Writing - English - ESL/ESOL - Literature - Proofreading - TOEFL - Spelling