EducationI am a recent graduate of The Evergreen State College with a Bachelor's degree in Fine Art and Education. I plan to enroll in a graduate education or teaching program (MeD or MiT) in the next year or two.
ExperienceI have years of ESL teaching experience and literacy training with children grades 1-6, as well as experience teaching high school ceramics.
My strengths are in the Humanities and English language; history, social studies, political science, psychology, sociology, written and verbal communication skills, grammar/punctuation, critical reading, comprehension, academic or essay writing, creative writing, study and organizational skills, and interpersonal communication.
I have 10+ years experience with elementary aged children, 5 years of tutoring high school students and 2 years tutoring college level writing
I have a passion for education and life-long learning and I'm thankful to have honed a natural talent for teaching and learning with others. I love working with children and families and I approach my work with students from a humanistic and holistic perspective. I have many years of training in Non-Violent Communication and I excel in areas of conflict mediation and facilitating group cooperation.
HobbiesI am a ceramic artist, specializing in wheel thrown pottery, an avid hiker/mountain climber, a new mother, and a dog owner. I am passionate about children and learning!
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I recently left a negative review, but after talking with Jennifer, we both realized there was a miscommunication. Though I have not had a chance to work with Jennifer yet, there is no doubt in my mind that she is a caring person and will be an excellent tutor.
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