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Brian Hanson-Harding

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I have 30 years of experience with English tutor skills in Rutherford, NJ. I also have 10 years of experience with Freelance writer/editor skills.
My education and credentials include A National Merit Scholar and U. C. Berkeley graduate, I have taught AP English, honors English and college prep English at an elite suburban high school for 29 years, tutored hundreds of students, and taught dozens of SAT prep classes. I have a Master's degree in English Literature from Rutgers University, and have pursued advanced study in Asian LIterature, supervision, and other fields. I have been named Teacher of the Year as well as NJ Governor's Teacher, & received the prestigious Christa McAuliffe Fellowship in 1995..

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English tutor Rutherford, NJ
Freelance writer/editor Rutherford, NJ
My Skills

English tutor

Category: Education
Description
Experienced tutor available for SAT Reading, SAT Writing, SAT II English, ACT, AP English, as well as help with term papers, essays, reading and other high school and college level English assignments. References available.

As an SAT I tutor, I have a comprehensive vocabulary, critical reading, grammar, and writing program that is proven to boost scores and can be adapted to your needs.

As a writing tutor, I have extensive experience with teaching all sorts of writing and am a published writer myself (New York Times, New Jersey Monthly, Working Mother, Instructor & other magazines). I have broad experience with personal essays and college essays, having taken personal essay writing classes at NYU and The New School and having published in The Christian Science Monitor.

I live in Rutherford and work in northeastern Bergen County, but will travel to nearby areas, including eastern & southern Bergen County, Nutley, Bloomfield, Montclair, etc. I will come to your home or meet in a library. Fees vary by location.

Email me and we can talk about your child's needs!
Relevant Education / Credentials
A National Merit Scholar and U. C. Berkeley graduate, I have taught AP English, honors English and college prep English at an elite suburban high school for 29 years, tutored hundreds of students, and taught dozens of SAT prep classes. I have a Master's degree in English Literature from Rutgers University, and have pursued advanced study in Asian LIterature, supervision, and other fields. I have been named Teacher of the Year as well as NJ Governor's Teacher, & received the prestigious Christa McAuliffe Fellowship in 1995.
Years Experience: 30

Freelance writer/editor

Category: Writing / Journalism
Description
I am a freelance writer who has written on a variety of subjects (although specializing in education) for publications such as Instructor magazine, React magazine, Working Mother magazine, The New York Times, Scholastic News, and others. I have also studied writing the personal essay and have published in The Christian Science Monitor.
Relevant Education / Credentials
A. B. from U.C. Berkeley; M.A. from Rutgers University.
Years Experience: 10