Want to raise your ACT or SAT score? Long-time tutor, Dallas native, Hockaday and UT/Dallas graduate Alexandra has enjoyed a full life as an entrepreneur, equestrian professional, journalist, teacher, actor, stage director and non-profit manager in both Texas and California. She has lectured in theatre criticism at the University of North Texas and is an award-winning short story non-fiction author. As a teacher she created a nationally-recognized arts leadership camp in the Sierras, taught creative expression and drama to grade through high school levels in public and charter schools, developed drama programs for non-profits and has even tutored Latin. She is nationally credentialed as an NEA/USC/ Annenberg and Eugene O'Neill Institute theatre critic. She coaches a full verbal subject array and focuses on ACT /SAT test prep and college application essays. An ACT/SAT Specialist, she has tutored over 2000 hours combined. Many of her students achieve composites over 30 in the ACT, comparable improvement in the SAT. She brings originality, grounded understanding, wit, and passion to her sessions. (And she assigns reasonable homework.) Today's students are tomorrow's leaders and citizens. Alexandra honors that reality.
Undergraduate Degree: The University of Texas at Dallas - Bachelors, Theatre Arts
She loves sunshine and mountains more than big cities and traffic. She celebrates life with live theatre, musicals, music, film, reading, cooking, pets of all sorts (no snakes or arachnids, yikes) and traveling, She envisions a tolerant, peaceful world where the arts and every sentient being are treasured, respected and sustained. Find the joy in life and own it!
College Application Essays
College Level American Literature
High School English
High School Level American Literature
High School Writing
Introduction to Fiction
Middle School English
Middle School Reading
Middle School Reading Comprehension
Middle School Writing