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Ms. Jillian D.

specializes in Ivy Leaguer: College Essays, AP Language, AP Literature, SAT, ACT · female

"These are challenging times for teachers, students, and their families. In a group setting, distance learning is difficult for many students and working with a coach one on one can help them to gain content knowledge as well as practice with writing skills. I help students to apply what they learn in "online modules" and "Zoom lectures" to maximize their writing potential.

in the era of COVID-19 more...

"These are challenging times for teachers, students, and their families. In a group setting, distance learning is difficult for many students and working with a coach one on one can help them to gain content knowledge as well as practice with writing skills. I help students to apply what they learn in "online modules" and "Zoom lectures" to maximize their writing potential.

in the era of COVID-19, college essays mean more than ever. I have 12 years of experience as a writing coach and five as a senior class advisor. I take students through the college selection process as well as essay preparation and submission.

My specialties are: AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP Seminar, AP Research, SAT, ACT. I hold a Master of Arts from Columbia University (Teaching of English) and a Bachelor of Arts from New York University (English and Art History).

I have 12 years of experience in the field of education; 10 in the classroom and 2 teaching privately. I am flexible, knowledgeable, and an expert in my area; I believe that my ratings and reviews speak for themselves. I have also served as an AP Curriculum Writer and AP reader for the College Board.

My classroom experience includes :Pre-K (1 year), Grades 4-6 and Adult ESOL Chinese/English (2 years), Grade 9 English Language Arts (5 years), Grade 10 English Language Arts (5 years), Grade 11 American Literature (5 years), Grade 12 British Literature (5 years), AP English Language and Composition (6 years), and AP Literature and Composition (6 years). Certification: I hold an 8-12 English Language Arts Certificate in Texas, California, and New York.

My areas of specialty are research skills and writing, poetry and prose analysis, analytical writing, rhetorical analysis, expository writing, remedial grammar instruction, remedial reading instruction, SAT/ACT/PSAT test prep, resume and cover letter construction, speech and debate coaching and college application assistance." less...

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fee: $100 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 0 miles
meeting type: either in-person or online

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Education and Qualifications

certified: Jillian D. is a certified tutor

New York University, English, Art History

Columbia University, Masters

Chester, VT 05143

Subjects Tutored

Vocabulary - Grammar - Reading - Study Skills - Writing - Literature - SAT Reading - SAT Writing - PSAT - ACT English