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Jonathon

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I am a graduate of Oregon State University. I received my Master of Arts in English (Literature and Culture) with a focus on 20th Century American Literature. I received my Master of Education from the University of Sioux Falls. Additionally, I earned a double major (English and Theatre) from Augustana College in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Throughout these varying programs, I have sought opportunities to tutor students. From one-on-one mentoring of middle school sltudents, to small classroom work at the Refugee and Immigration Center, I have experience working with students of varying backgrounds and goals. Additionally, I have earned certification in English and Theatre subjects for grades 7-12. Currently, I teach middle and high school drama as well as 9th grade English. I am most passionate about the humanities; however, I tutor in a broad range of subjects. Along my educational path, various people tutored and mentored me in order to push my academic performance. I aim to assist you achieve your desired goals.

In my spare time, I enjoy reading, writing, hiking, sports, fitness, and daily adventures.

Jonathon’s Qualifications

Education & Certification

Undergraduate Degree: Augustana University - Bachelors, English; Theatre

Graduate Degree: Oregon State University - Masters, Literature and Culture

Hobbies

Creative writing; improvisational acting; music; Crossfit; Hiking; Camping.

Tutoring Subjects

American Literature

Audition Prep

College Application Essays

College English

College Level American Literature

English

English Grammar and Syntax

Essay Editing

High School English

High School Level American Literature

High School Writing

Middle School Writing

Other

PRAXIS Prep

Public Speaking

Test Prep

Writing


Q & A

What is your teaching philosophy?

Each day is an opportunity to deepen and strengthen knowledge of ourselves or the content. Learning is a lifelong endeavor which none of us complete.