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Grace R. | Elance
 
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Grace R.

Journalist and teacher with a passion for culture
   United States
  |   Little Rock, AR

Overview

I have a rich background in writing and education. I hold certification to teach students at every grade level with additional certification in social studies, journalism, fine arts and algebra. A keen student myself, I have degrees in American studies, political science and history. My areas of academic expertise are history, cultural studies, American politics and the presidency, Constitutional law and civil rights.

I have eight years of experience as a journalist, reporting and writing features for newspapers, magazines and online...

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Oct 10, 2013|Academic Writing|$0|Working
Aug 2, 2013|Academic Writing|$550|Completed
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4.0
Mar 18, 2013|Academic Writing|$40|Completed
Feb 19, 2013|Article Writing|$350|Completed
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Skills (5)

Tested
Academic Writing
Online Writing
Creative Writing
Content Writing
Report Writing

Service Description

I want to exceed all of your expectations by delivering an effective product in efficient time. Most importantly, I consider each assignment the first step in building a lasting professional relationship. I want to do more than perform our first job together well. I want to build a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership.

I am well-equipped to write academic articles, lesson plans and test material for educational use. My journalistic background enables me to produce features, news articles, blog posts, project guides and recipes. I have extensive experience generating content for a diverse range of outlets including newspapers and magazines at local, state and national levels. I have found considerable success writing online content for readerships of every size and focus from niche to national publications.

I am well-versed in English grammar, spelling and style. I am a full-time writer with unlimited time to devote to my assignments. I also make myself available seven days a week and never stray far from the computer. If you need to discuss a request or concern, I can always make myself available to you.

I have teaching, lesson planning and test building experience at every grade level. I am also certified in all social studies subjects, journalism, fine arts and algebra. I have designed complete curricula for integrated educational programs and implemented them in urban, public schools.

I have experience on the other end of the academic spectrum, as well. I...

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Employment

Little Rock Public School District
Teacher
2010 - Present
In addition to teaching during the school year, I have also taught in the Integrated Arts Summer school program.
American Grace
Designer
2010 - Present
Designs home decor, personal accessories and paper goods. Caters baked goods, on request. Teaches cooking and craft classes for children and adults.
Freelance
Writer
2006 - Present
Sells 50+ articles a week on topics including fashion, beauty, home crafts, cooking, decorating, cultural history, politics, event production and weddings. Contributed to numerous online and print...
Savor
Head Baker
2008 - 2010
Fulfilled daily restaurant needs for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night menus, as well as catering orders. Directed daily and seasonal menu features. Fulfilled many other kitchen...
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Writer and photographer
2006 - 2008
Arkansas Traveler
Senior Staff Writer and Photographer
2005 - 2007
Promoted to senior staff position after six months on staff due to quality of work and volume of production.

Education

University of Arkansas
Graduate, History and Liberal Studies
2009 - 2011
University of Arkansas
Bachelor of Arts, History
- 2009
University of Arkansas
Bachelor of Arts, American Studies
- 2007
University of Arkansas
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science
- 2007

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