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$25/h
1st lesson free!
Verified profile and diploma
Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Patrick
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Creative writing
  • Essay writing
  • Test Prep
  • College / University Preparation
  • Poetry
  • English literature
Levels
  • All Levels

Expert writer and researcher with a Master's in English and four years of experience tutoring in the Philadelphia area.

Methodology

I give lessons primarily to high school and college students from all walks of life. I develop a structured lesson plan for each lesson that involves plenty of discussion and writing exercises. I strive to make my educational spaces safe and nurturing.

Background

I have my M.A. from Rhode Island College. I have assisted with the teaching of college-level First Year Writing courses, with an emphasis 0n multimodality. I have 4 years of proven experience improving students' writing. My students have received high marks on their papers in college classes, and I have successfully coached students through the SAT, the GRE, and GED examinations.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $20/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $100
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $200

Details

If you cancel more than 24 hours in advance, you will not be charged for the lesson. If, however, you cancel less than 24 hours in advance, you will be charged for half of the lesson.

Lessons offered by Patrick
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Creative writing
  • Essay writing
  • Test Prep
  • College / University Preparation
  • Poetry
  • English literature
Levels
  • All Levels

Patrick's resume

PATRICK MCCULLOUGH


EDUCATION
Rhode Island College, Providence, RI May 2018
Master of Arts in English
Thesis: Rockets to Veil Castration: Pixar Fantasy’s Protective Function for the Consuming Subject

Oglethorpe University Dec 2015
Bachelor of Arts in English
Graduated Summa Cum Laude

AWARDS

Rhode Island College English Department Graduate Assistant Fall 2016 – Spring 2018
Inducted into Sigma Tau Delta Spring 2017

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Rhode Island College, Providence, RI Spring 2017
Graduate Assistant – First Year Writing 100
• Wrote feedback on drafts and final papers and suggested grades, Collaborated on rubrics, Led a few classes and workshops. Emphasis on multimodal composition.

Rhode Island College, Providence, RI Fall 2016
Graduate Assistant – First Year Writing 010 Fall 2016
• Wrote feedback on student papers and taught a few lessons. Contributed to the development of lesson plans.

RELATED EXPERIENCE

Rhode Island College, Providence, RI Fall 2016 – Spring 2018
Writing Center Tutor
• Work with a wide variety students of all levels of comfortability with writing on essays and other papers for classes and other endeavors.

C2 Education, Lilburn, GA November 2015 – June 2016
English and Math Tutor
• Help with homework, Prepare for standardized tests, Help with writing

Oglethorpe University November 2014 – December 2018
Writing Center Tutor
• Work with students on essays and other papers for classes and other endeavors.

PUBLICATIONS AND PAPERS

“More Than a Soundtrack: Music as Meaning in Howards End”
Paper Presented at Experiment Conference, Łódź, Poland – October 2017
Upcoming Publication of this paper in Experiment Conference Journal.
“The More the Disciplines Develop: Opportunities for Interdisciplinarity Involving Music in Composition and Rhetoric”
Paper Presented at UConn Conference on First Year Writing – April 2018

LANGUAGES

English – native language
French and German – speak, read, and write with basic competence

MEMBERSHIPS

Sigma Tau Delta
Rhode Island College Student Conduct Board – Graduate Representative
National Society of Leadership and Success

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