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I have 9 years of experience with Experienced Tutor In Hampton Roads skills in Newport News, VA. I also have 20 years of experience with Professional Writer in Williamsburg/Newport News skills, 1 year of experience with Teacher - Classroom and Online skills all of which I also do in the Newport News, VA area.
My education and credentials include M.Ed. University of Virginia, pursuing Ed.D. at the College of William and Mary.

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Experienced Tutor In Hampton Roads Newport News, VA
Professional Writer in Williamsburg/Newport News Newport News, VA
Teacher - Classroom and Online Newport News, VA
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JAMES F. McGRATH
Newport News, Virginia 23602
Jmcgrath@hampton.k12.va.us
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EDUCATION

Ed. D. – Educational Policy, Planning and Leadership, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia - 2013
Have completed 30 hours of coursework in doctoral program, began in June 2009.

M. Ed. – Administration and Supervision, University of Virginia, Curry School of Education, Charlottesville, Virginia – 2008 (Magna Cum Laude)
Performed administrative internship with Hampton City Schools (2008). Key projects were the summer Leadership Academy and implementation of the Grow Our Own (teachers) program.

Post-graduate – George Mason University, Extended Studies, Fairfax, Virginia, (1987-1990) Completed 15 graduate credits in Speechwriting, Theory and Practice of Editing, Public Policy Process, Theory and Practice of Public Administration and International Relations.

B.A. – Wagner College, School of Liberal Arts, Staten Island, New York – 1986
English major, with minors in history/political science and interdisciplinary studies.


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Hampton City Schools, Hampton, Virginia (August 2007 to present)
English 9 and 10 instructor at Bridgeport Academy, an alternative secondary school. Planned and taught lessons for both subjects, with regard to the SOL-based curriculum, pacing guide and students’ individual needs. Selected for statewide SOL Content Area Bias/Sensitivity committee (2009-2010). Teaching member of school professional development committee, providing training for our teachers. Served on committee which developed and implemented the Hampton schools summer reading program. Currently working as homebound instructor.

Centura College, Newport News, Virginia (2004 to present).
Instructor in the Business Department. Courses taught include English Grammar, Oral Communications, Survey of American Literatur
Education:
B.A. - Wagner College
M. Ed. - University of Virginia
working toward Ed. D. - College of William and Mary
Organizations / Affilations:
NEA, Elks Club #315
Jim McGrath is located in Newport News, VA and has the following skills: Experienced Tutor In Hampton Roads, Professional Writer in Williamsburg/Newport News, Teacher - Classroom and Online
Writing / Journalism, Education
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Experienced Tutor In Hampton Roads

Category: Education
Description
Professional writer/editor and tutor with nine years of teaching experience at the middle, high and college levels.
Relevant Education / Credentials
M.Ed. University of Virginia, pursuing Ed.D. at the College of William and Mary
Years Experience: 9

Professional Writer in Williamsburg/Newport News

Category: Writing / Journalism
Description
Professional writer/editor and tutor with nine years of teaching experience at the middle, high and college levels. Blog site located at http://jfmcgrath.blogspot.com
Relevant Education / Credentials
M.Ed. University of Virginia, pursuing Ed.D. at the College of William and Mary
Years Experience: 20

Teacher - Classroom and Online

Category: Education
Description
Professional writer/editor and tutor with nine years of teaching experience at the middle, high and college levels. Blog site located at http://jfmcgrath.blogspot.com
Relevant Education / Credentials
M.Ed. University of Virginia, pursuing Ed.D. at the College of William and Mary
Years Experience: 1