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Rylee C.W.

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EducationEarned a B.A. in Comparative Literature with departmental honors from Columbia University; earned a M.A. in Historical Studies with graduate minors in Capitalism Studies and Critical Perspectives on Democratic Anticolonialism and the Outstanding Master’s Student in Historical Studies Award from the New School for Social Research; current History Ph.D. student and recipient of the Roland Marchand Fellowship at UC Davis
HobbiesRoller Derby, Bouldering, Ballet, Snowboarding, Filmmaking, Theater Lighting and Sound Design
Test PrepSAT (Reading and Writing, Math), LSAT, ACT (English, Math, Reading, Science, Writing), GRE, ISEE
Academic SubjectsPre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, American Literature, British Literature, World Literature, Composition, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, US History & Government, World Civilizations/World History, US History, AP US History, AP World History, Human Geography, AP Human Geography, Western Philosophy, Spanish I, Middle East Studies, Ethics, Gender Studies, Philosophy
General StrengthsElementary education, academic writing, organizational skills, managing test anxiety, speed reading skills, study skills, reading comprehension, standardized test advisement, literary analysis, students with learning differences, test-taking psychology, college-level coursework
Related Experience5+ years of experience as a test prep tutor; 9+ years of experience as general academic tutor; teaching artist at Literacy Connects in Tucson; interested in finding studying practices that work best for each individual student and invested in their success and confidence; passionate about pedagogy and the importance of equal access to education; loves learning and hopes to instill the same love and joy for learning in others