Private tutor in Arvada, CO
UCLA - BA, English (2009) UC Regents Scholar, Honors Student Chaffey College- AA ,English (2007) Chaffey College- AA, History (2007) Chaffey College-AA, Art History (2007) Chaffey College-AA, Philosophy (2007) Chaffey College-AA, Political Science (2007) Chaffey College-AA, University Studies (2007) All associates degrees earned with honors.
I was a teaching assistant at Chaffey College. I TA'd Intro to Composition, Creative Writing, Critical Thinking and British Literature. I also TA'd Art History. The classes I TA'd were A Survey of Art History from the Beginning to the Modern, History of Photography, Contemporary Art History, Women in art. I have worked as a Middle and High School English/History Teacher. I taught every English class from 7th - 12th Grade (Including AP Literature and Composition), I also taught 7th and 9th grade World History. I have worked in Denver Public Schools as a Middle and High school tutor for Vista Academy. My responsibilities included tutoring all classes and all subjects. Beyond that I was the speech and debate coach for Vista, as well. At UCLA I taught visiting scholars and students English, as well as working in an Adult Literacy program through the Los Angeles Public Library System.
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Up to 30 minutes away at my regular hourly rate
I am interested in film, music, philosophy, contemporary art and literature, as well as baseball, cats, cars, math, physics and computers. The films I am interested in are French New Wave, Hong Kong New Wave and American Independent cinema. I play guitar and my main musical interests are in modern classical music (e.g. Debussy, Stravinsky, Schoenberg), Jazz (specifically Hard Bop), Rap and Hip Hop, Soul and Classic Rock. My main literary interests are Russian novels, Spanish language novels and Post-Modern American fiction (e.g. Vollmann, Wallace etc.). My big physics interest is Unified Field Theory. In math Godel is the person I most admire.
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