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Tutor profile: Melissa R.

Melissa R.
English and Writing Tutor
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About Melissa

About Melissa
My name is Melissa and I recently graduated from Rutgers University. I double-majored in English Literature and East Asian Studies with a concentration in Japanese language, literature and culture. As someone who focused primarily on English and Japanese literature, I posses a strong passion for words, stories and cultures. I love reading and hope to eventually become an editor or translator. As such, I enjoy helping others to improve and promote their own writing. As someone who spent a lot of time working on translations and academic...

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
During my college career, I spent a lot of time assisting others with their writing through the peer-review process. This process allowed me to utilize my editing and proofreading skills to help other students better their own writing. I have also been a tutor on Chegg, assisting high school and college students primarily with English and Writing. I have helped students to edit and proofread their work and develop stronger arguments. I make sure to help students better understand what their mistakes are, so that they may learn from them. I...
Rutgers University
East Asian Studies
Bachelor's Degree
2013 - 2016
Rutgers University
Bachelor's Degree
2013 - 2016
Burlington County College
International Studies
Associate's Degree
2010 - 2012

Work Experience

Work Experience
Chegg (InstaEDU), English and Writing Tutor
2016 - Present
I currently serve as an online tutor in various subjects including, English, Writing, Literature and Japanese. I help students with numerous things, from learning and understanding different writing formats (MLA, Chicago & APA), to analyzing, critiquing and understanding literature, and even editing, proofreading and developing papers, essays, letters, short stories and e-mails.

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