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Valerie Doersen | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 25, 2012

Valerie Doersen

Expert Educator and Editor
   United States
  |   Mayfield Village, OH

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $33

I'm an experienced English teacher who's looking to fill my summers with freelance editing, proofreading and perhaps even ghostwriting. My command of the English language is superb and I've got a teacher's enthusiasm with a red pen. Let me turn your writing into pride-inducing prose.

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Skills (10)

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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. Word Usage Test
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Punctuation
U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2007 Test
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Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Certification
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Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Editing
English Proofreading
U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Employment

John Carroll University
Adjunct Instructor
2007 - 2012
- Instruct teaching licensure candidates in English methods during breakout sessions
Shaker Heights High School
High School English Teacher
2005 - 2012
- Have taught grades 9, 11 and 12 remedial, college preparatory and honors English curriculums, including electives and mixed-ability classes - Have taught Journalism, Newspaper Publication as...
Student Preparation Initiative
Writing Coordinator, Item Writer
2005 - 2005
- Wrote practice tests and worksheets aligned with OGT indicators - Supervised other writers; gave assignments and edited written work

Education

John Carroll University
Master's of Education
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Wittenberg University
Bachelor's of Arts in English
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Keywords

grammar
style
prose
proofread
punctuation
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Oddity123
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