...But I learned the secret in college and now I'm hooked -- and I promise, you will be too. After receiving a BA, MA and doing work towards a Phd in history at UCLA, I started writing history books (the "Nutshell Notes" series), taught American history in Lithuania and tutored learning d...
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...When done well it can expand a reader's point of view or transport him into an imaginary world where he will know the characters as well as his dearest friends. I am an award-winning writer, professional story analyst, and was a judge for two screenplay contests in Los Angeles and a screening ju...
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...It is also important to give them frequent, short breaks so that they can get quality work done, during the time they are working. Also, there is, many times, another problem such as dyslexia or dysgraphia, in addition, which is causing difficulty in school. Sometimes, there is not, but it's important to look at these things closely, so proper remediation can be put in place.
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...My background to teach grammar includes traditional, pedagogical, and rhetorical grammars. Traditional grammar helps students improve their graded writing assignments through editing and proofreading. Pedagogical grammar helps ESL learners with written and oral communication.
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...June 2013: Congratulations J. on transfer to Carnegie Mellon! Feb. 2013: One of my 8th graders just got a 2270 on the real SAT--perfect 800 on Critical Reading! Great test scores are terrific-- and I love helping kids get them-- but if students devote their teen years only to cramming for tests, when are they going to have time to become remarkable individuals, unique, creative, and fun?
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