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Jonathan Blackstock | Elance
 
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Jonathan Blackstock

Writer, Editor, Educator, Tutor
   United States
  |   Tiger, GA
  |  10:56 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $11

I find the words that reach your audience, either by writing new articles or by editing existing articles. My publications range from academic papers to newspaper articles. I also edit a cultural magazine and proofread papers as a teacher and as an online tutor. I write travel articles, sports articles, literary criticism, plays, essays, poems, and short stories. Let me put these experiences to work for you.

I am a hardworking, dedicated k12 educator, blogger, editor, and article writer looking to supplement income and gain writing...

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Portfolio

Writing about hiking the Rabun Bald Trail
Writing about using Moodle technology in the classroom
A Manual for Directors of Academic and Community Theatres
Updated Resume
Ice Road Biker. An article about winter riding.

Skills (10)

Tested
Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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English
Editing
U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Content Writing
Online Writing
Creative Writing
Technical Writing
English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Proofreading
U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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English Punctuation

Service Description

My strengths are writing, researching, and teaching these skills to others. I also meet deadlines. Always.

I am one of the co-sponsors for The Foxfire Magazine, which allows me to write introductory sections and to edit and revise work every day. I enjoy this work and would like to perform these duties for your business.


• Taught English, drama, and theatre for eighteen years
• Taught variety from geography to language arts to drama to film criticism
• Co-chaired Jenkins County High School SACS accreditation as Jenkins County High School 2004-2005
o Lead Editor
o Wrote Planning and Organization section
• Wrote 115 Page Master’s Thesis on Hugh Henry Breckenridge’s Modern Chivalry, now published with Georgia Southern University
• Delivered a paper on teacher collaboration at the South Carolina Conference for the Teachers of English
• Have written several articles on using Moodle and Teaching Theatre in the Classroom for Suite101.com
• Co-sponsor/editor The Foxfire Magazine


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Employment

Tutor.com
Essay Writing Tutor (College and K-12)
2013 - Present
Rabun County High School
Teacher
2006 - Present
English, Drama, Foxfire, Debate
Jenkins County High School
Teacher
2000 - 2006
Teacher of the Year, 2005 SACS Chair, 2006

Education

Georgia Southern University
Master of Arts in Literature
2001 - 2005
College of Charleston
Bachelor of Arts in English
1990 - 1995

Keywords

writer
teacher
tutor
research
blogger
proofread
academic
advanced placement
theater
drama
education
edit
criticism
literary
My Snapshot
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