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« I've had the good fortune to see Richard "in action" as a teacher. ... More »
M
Ms.
« I've had the good fortune to see Richard "in action" as a teacher. He is deeply knowledgeable, enthusiastic and approachable. Students will not only gain content knowledge but walk away with a love of learning. »
$50/h
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Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Richard
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Essay writing
  • Poetry
  • English literature
  • Text commentary
Levels
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior

Experienced English teacher from top high school gives lessons in essay writing

Methodology

I received a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from the University of Dallas in 2005. I quickly entered the world of education and became a teacher after completing a teacher certification program in Irving, Texas. While teaching, I received ongoing training in the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program.

Background

I taught 6th grade Language Arts for 1 year and 9th grade English for 4 years in an IB school. I was awarded "Teacher of the Year" in my first year of teaching and never had a 9th grader fail the STAAR test. I trained countless students on how to effectively read, research and write for a variety of academic situations. I also have a great understanding of the state of Texas academic testing from my experience as a testing coordinator.

Rates

Transportation Fee : $10
Rate for online lessons : $40/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $200
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $400
Lessons offered by Richard
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Essay writing
  • Poetry
  • English literature
  • Text commentary
Levels
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior

Richard's resume

EDUCATION:

2001-2005 University of Dallas
Bachelor of Arts in English Literature.

EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE:

2016 - Current Freelance Musician/Composer
(concealed information)

2013 - 2016 Uplift North Hills Preparatory Campus Testing Coordinator

2011-2013 LAFCO NY/Santa Maria Novella Store Clerk

2006 - 2011 Uplift North Hills Preparatory Teacher
* Designed and taught 6th and 9th grade MYP Language A (English) curriculum.
* 2007 Teacher of the Year

2000 - 2005 Irving Bible Church Children’s Music Director

Reviews on Richard
  • 5/5

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1 recommendation

M
Ms.

I've had the good fortune to see Richard "in action" as a teacher. He is deeply knowledgeable, enthusiastic and approachable. Students will not only gain content knowledge but walk away with a love of learning.

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