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Tutor profile: Jessie D.

Jessie D.
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About Jessie

About Jessie
My name is Jessie DePonte, and I love writing! I work in higher education as an Academic Advisor but have a lot of experience tutoring. I live in Connecticut, and I live with my husband and two dogs.

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
I've taught college-level rhetoric courses with first-year students. I have also worked with other undergraduate and graduate students as a writing tutor.
Trinity College
Master's Degree
2013 - 2017
University of Saint Joseph
Bachelor's Degree
2009 - 2013

Work Experience

Work Experience
Post University, Academic Advisor
2015 - Present
As an advisor I work with online students across the country. I help students register for courses, and guide them through their degree programs.
Northwestern Connecticut Community College, Writing Tutor
2014 - 2015
My tenure at Northwestern allowed me to work with students in both a group setting and individually. I also worked as an embedded tutor in a basic rhetoric course.
University of Saint Joseph, Professional Writing Consultant
2013 - 2015
While at the University of Saint Joseph I worked with various students throughout their prospective degrees. I also created presentations that revolved around time management and study skills. Finally, I worked as an embedded tutor in writing and philosophy courses to help with content specific writing.
Trinity College, Teaching Assistant
2014 - 2014
While earning my Masters degree at Trinity I worked within a 100 level American Literature course. I worked individually with students and held study groups to help students with content.
Southern Connecticut State University, Writing Tutor
2013 - 2014
While at Southern Connecticut, I worked with students throughout their degree as a one and one tutor. I also worked with a First Year Student program for students that needed additional writing support during their first semester.

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