Work and Practicum
Private Tutor – Sept. 2013-Present
• Freelance with Chinese exchange students
• Facilitate English grammar lessons that incorporate reading, listening, and speaking practice
• Review and assist with homework for numerous subjects, as needed
Mentor for Student Athletes – MTSU Athletic Enhancement Center, Aug.-Dec. 2012
• Managed multiple student-athlete study schedules
• Tutored in multiple subjects as needed
• Trained students in academic research and writing skills, time management
Tutor – Hangzhou, China,  September 2011- May 2012
• Tutored two Chinese middle school students in written English
• Developed curriculum based on Trinity English examinations
• Both students accomplished their goals by passing language level examinations; one later enrolled in an American high school
Student Teacher – Riverdale High School, Murfreesboro, TN: March-May 2013
• 9th grade English Language & Arts
• Created and implemented instructional content for all classes
• Taught, observed, and modified results according to individual and class needs
• Facilitated analysis of heroism in film and literature (To Kill a Mockingbird and Freedom Writers), • Led reviews for EOC examinations
Student Teacher – Blackman Middle School, Murfreesboro, TN:  Jan.-March 2013
• 7th grade English Language & Arts
• Composed grammar units on phrases and clauses
• Developed, assigned, and graded daily assignments, lessons, homework, and tests

Master of Divinity, 2013-Present (In Progress)
Harding School of Theology. Memphis, TN. Fifth semester, 3.8 GPA.  Student Association Off-Campus Representative, 2014-2015.
B.A. English with Teacher Licensure, 2006-2013
Middle Tennessee State University. Double Minor: Global Studies and Secondary Education. 3.7 GPA.
Certificate of Essential Mandarin Chinese, Level 2, 2011-2012
Hangzhou Normal University. Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China. Confucius Institute Scholarship. One year study abroad.

Skills and Interests
Languages: Intermediate Mandarin Chinese, Koine Greek
Technology: Mac OS X, Windows, Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, Evernote,  DropBox, Google Docs, basic HTML and CSS, Scrivener, Accordance
Social Media: Twitter, WordPress, Facebook, Linked In, Instagram, WeiXin, Ren Ren, Linkedin

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