As a teacher, writer, and historian, I have experience communicating content in an understandable, engaging way. I enjoy creating original educational resources to use in the secondary classroom, using the research and writing skills I honed in my undergraduate work at Yale University. I have also completed research for upcoming exhibits at my local historical society. With a deep understanding of American and European history, I excel at historical research, writing, and designing educational resources.
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My background as a humanities...
Jun 6, 2014|Children's Writing|$900|Completed
Jun 6, 2014|Children's Writing|$450|Completed
Jan 13, 2013|Academic Writing|$400|Completed
Oct 16, 2012|Editing & Proofreading|$99|Completed
I hold a BA in History from Yale University and an MAT in Secondary Social Studies/History from Brown University. I'm passionate about history and literature, and I enjoy creative projects that allow me to engage my interests and educate others.
I offer the following services:
CREATING EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES
As an English and history teacher, I have a strong understanding of adolescents' skills and academic needs. I have experience creating original educational resources and adapting texts for use in the middle school and high school classroom.
I specialize in American and European history, with an emphasis on using primary sources. I can design instructional units and lesson plans, worksheets, small-group projects and activities, and long-term projects to meet your educational needs.
With experience at both a nationally-distributed literary quarterly and a renowned children's literary agency, I am skilled at editing a variety of genres. I offer both substantial revision and proofreading services. Whether you are working on a creative or academic project, I can help you strengthen your writing.
RESEARCH AND WRITING
I have completed original historical research for upcoming exhibits at my home historical society and for personal and academic use. Consequently, I am familiar with a variety of research methods and tools. If you are working on a historical or genealogical project, I can complete research or help you take your project to the next level. Using my...
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The Sheldon Fogelman Agency
2008 - 2009
*Managed, read, and responded to all unsolicited submissions at this children’s literary agency
*Edited client manuscripts and book contracts
The Yale Review
2005 - 2008
*Managed, read, and responded to prose and poetry submissions at this literary quarterly
*Compiled author biographies