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Tutor profile: Michael Y.

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Michael Y.
Tutor, TA, and Teacher of 15 Years
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About Michael

About Michael
Tutoring and teaching have been passions of mine for my entire adult life. I employ a social constructivist approach, which means that I am always trying to consider the prior knowledge and interests of my students while creating a dynamic learning environment.

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
I fell into tutoring 15 years ago, when I simply could not resist helping my classmates, many of whom were international students, with their coursework. When word got back to their English professor, I was offered a teaching assistant position just like that, and I've never looked back. I've worked with students from age 8 to adult, students with disabilities and from all backgrounds. I spent a year in rural Thailand as a classroom teacher, and I'm currently finishing a TESOL certification through Arizona State University.
Education
Emerson College
Creative Studies: Writing and Literature
Bachelor's Degree
2007 - 2009
Bunker Hill Community College
English
Associate's Degree
2004 - 2006

Work Experience

Work Experience
Phadungnaree School, English for Communication and Development Teacher
2017 - 2018
Grades 11 & 12
Bunker Hill Community College, Teaching Assistant/Tutor
2004 - 2017
BSL, ESL, Composition, Reading, Literature, Sociology, Statistics

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