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Megan K. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 31, 2009

Megan K.

Education and Experience
   United States
  |   Beechmont, KY

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

There are three great attributes that I have that will make your project a success if you hire me:

1.) I have a B.A. in English which attests to my ability to write beautifully while also maintaining attention to technical detail.
2.) I currently work as a freelance journalist for my local weekly paper which means that I am familiar and comfortable with working independently and on a deadline.
3.) I have prior teaching experience which allows me to condense difficult information into an easy-to-understand format.

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Skills (3)

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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Service Description

Hello, I am Megan Kirby and I am ready to help you with your work. There is nothing more frustrating to me than reading a published document and finding errors which is why I would like to write or edit your documents before they go public!

-Earned BA in English from UNC Wilmington in 2004.
-Published in two student publications.
-Experienced writer/proofreader.
-Experience teaching English and supervising student portfolios.

Choose me if you want a professional.

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Employment

McLean County Board of Education
Special Education Teacher
2007 - 2008
I left this position in order to follow my dream of writing and editing. I felt that this position was so time consuming I could not perform the duties effectively while also pursuing my dream.
Muhlenberg County Board of Education
Substitute Teacher-Including Long Term Position as English Teacher
2005 - 2007
I had the experience of teaching English in a long term positon while subbing for this district. Through this experience I was able to proofread and edit on a daily basis. I also helped students to...

Education

University of North Carolina at Wilmington
English, Bachelor of Arts
2002 - 2004
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