English

Individual Tutoring: Writing Expository or Persuasive Essays

Students will receive one-on-one tutoring about how to write a successful expository or persuasive essay.
336 total reviews for this teacher
3 reviews for this class
Completed by 16 learners
Class

25 minutes

per class

Once per week

every week

12-16

year olds

1

learner per class

per learner

How does an “Ongoing” course work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills

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Available Times

Pacific Time
🔥 This class is in high demand! 1 of 2 classes have sold out.

Next on Wed Jun 1

Meets Once per week
Tuesday
12am - 12:25am
Outside 6am-10pm in your local time.
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Description

Class Experience

The student will improve his/her essay writing skills through expository or persuasive writing.
Prior to attending law school, I taught high school English for eight years, and currently, I am a basic skills writing instructor at a local community college. During my last year of law school, I was a teaching assistant for a legal writing course and the text editor for law review. I also published an article in our online law review.
At least three days prior to the class, I will post an essay topic in the classroom. The student will be expected to read the essay prompt and write an essay prior to the class. The student will share the essay on Google Docs before the start of the class so I can review the essay with the student. If you share the essay with me at least 24 hours prior to the class start time, then I can read and evaluate the essay before class starts.
Paper and pen/pencil
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
25 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.

Teacher

Amy Lavin, J.D.Avid Reader, English Teacher, and Practicing Attorney
336 total reviews
351 completed classes

About Me

Welcome! I'm very excited to be your teacher! I live in Idaho in the United States. I enjoy reading and writing young adult novels, traveling around the world with my family, and kayaking on the Snake River. 

I have a Juris Doctor from the S.J.... 
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