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Lessons offered by Joanine
  • Individual
  • Group
Lessons can be held..
  • at their place
  • by webcam
Subjects taught
  • School English
  • Creative writing
  • Writing
  • Resume - Cover letter writing
  • Phonetics
  • Text commentary
Levels
  • Primary School
  • Early High School
  • Year 10
  • Year 11-12
  • TAFE
  • Adult

MA in English degree holder with more than five years of experience teaching writing. I am also proficient in master's level linguistics coursework e.g. phonetics, phonology, syntax, semantics, Second

Methodology

My teaching method is learner-centered. I base my classes on individual needs of my students and ensure that all their needs are met based on constant feedback through conferencing, evaluation and assignment. I integrate student-experiences to structure meaningful classroom assignments.

Background

I have taught writing to more than eighty undergraduate students over a two-year period. I have also taught K9-K12 summer English classes, and ESL students. My student have grown from shy and novice writers to confident and proficient communicators.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $36/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $29
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $22

Details

A 12 hour cancellation notice is required. Otherwise, the client will be considered taught, and the client will be expected to pay for the missed class in full.

Lessons offered by Joanine
Individual
Group
Lessons can be held..
at their place
webcam
Subjects taught
  • School English
  • Creative writing
  • Writing
  • Resume - Cover letter writing
  • Phonetics
  • Text commentary
Levels
  • Primary School
  • Early High School
  • Year 10
  • Year 11-12
  • TAFE
  • Adult

Joanine's CV

Northern Illinois University,May 2018
Master of Arts Degree in English

Kenyatta University, Sept. 2007 - Dec. 2014
Bachelor of Education Degree
Double Major in English and History; minor in Literature

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Northern Illinois University
Graduate Teaching Assistant: First-Year Composition Program Aug. 2016 - May 2018
• Used Blackboard to prepare and deliver teaching material and learning resources
• Guided students in setting up electronic portfolios for their writing assignments
• Held conferences with students to provide guidance and feedback on the writing
• Participated in student progress assessment
• Prepared course syllabus, schedules and lesson plans
• Taught academic research and writing
• Guided student research projects and showcases

Upward Bound Program: English Composition Instructor June-July 2017
• Taught English grammar and composition
• Held conferences with students to provide guidance and feedback on the writing
• Prepared course syllabus, schedules and lesson plans

Midas International Boys High School Jan. 2014 – Dec. 2014
English and Swahili Language Teacher
• Taught English and Kiswahili to 10th grade and 11th grade students
• Prepared teaching material and lesson plans
• Facilitated student interaction and collaboration through learner- centered discussions

RELATED EXPERIENCE
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Aug. 2015 - May 2016
• Swahili language teaching assistant from elementary to advanced level
• Held conferences with students to review classroom assignments
• Prepared teaching material and lesson plans
• Shared about Kenyan culture with the local community as a Kenya culture ambassador
• Was a language consultant for a field research course in the Linguistics department
• Facilitated language tables and discussions

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