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Gail Storrs | Elance
 
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Gail Storrs

Editor passionate about literacy and excellence
   United States
  |   Tacoma, WA
  |  4:01 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

As a highly motivated and precise editor passionate about excellence in writing, you can put all of your writing needs in my hands. I am a proven communicator experienced in revising and editing the writing of English language learners, with over twenty years of creating attractive and effective curriculum design, public communications, resumes, web content, and fiction.

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I provide proofreading and editing services, as well as content writing. Resumes and cover letters that target your job skills and the employer's needs are a specialty. I design promotional materials for a variety of businesses, including my own: Viewpoints Photo. My background in education has enabled me to raise student scores in science 20% by writing and implementing a national grant entitled, Unsung Hero Grant for Science. As a holder of the Literary Fiction Writing Certificate from the University of Washington in Seattle, I have written a variety of short fiction and helped edit my own and others'.

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Employment

Auburn School District
Substitute Teacher
2008 - Present
Teaching K-5 general education, elementary music, math and reading support, LAP, ELL, and Resource classes.
Viewpoints Photo/Archangel Jewelry Company
Content Writer and Web Developer
2007 - Present
Created website and brochure for Archangel Jewelry Company. Create and manage website and promotional materials for Viewpoints Photo to present.
Viewpoints Photo
Owner and Photographer
2007 - Present
Own and manage Viewpoints Photo, providing nature, pet, and family photography sessions and products.
Federal Way Public Schools
Elementary Teacher
2001 - 2008
Taught general education 5th grade, all subjects. Collaborated with staff team and support staff to create and administer instruction and assessment. Implemented the five-component reading model...
Franklin Pierce School District
Science Teacher
2000 - 2001
Taught general science and biology, grades 9 through 12.
Auburn School District
Elementary Teacher
1987 - 2000
Taught general education 4th, 5th, and 4/5 split classes. All subjects. Taught outdoor education program. Assisted with 4th and 5th grade choir program.

Education

University of Washington
Master of Education
1989 - 1993
University of Washington
Bachelor of Arts
1983 - 1986
Western Washington University
Bachelor of Arts
1972 - 1975
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proofreading
editing
resumes
business letters
web content writing
promotional materials
photography
coaching
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