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teacher

Scotty

Personal Statement

Scotty graduated Poet Laureate from Cairn University in 2017 with a B.A. in English. In Cairn’s Honors Colloquium, his love of story fueled the composition of his senior thesis on narrative structure in film. Since undergrad, Scotty’s passion for words’ creative potential has taken him down increasingly diverse avenues. In addition to his work as a Pastoral Resident with Redemption Church of Bristol, Scotty has written articles for Hidden City Philadelphia and Broad Street Review on art installations and refurbished urban architecture. Scotty’s love of words doesn’t stop with stories and culture. Through his extensive vocabulary and easygoing presence, he can connect with nearly anyone in a manner of minutes. Through knowledge, graphs, and humor, Scotty makes complex ideas immediately accessible to everyone he teaches.

Education

    • B.A. English - Cairn University - 2017

Subjects

  • ACT English
  • ISEE Reading and Writing
  • SAT Writing and Language
  • SSAT Reading and Writing
  • Study Skills
  • Writing
  • Reading
  • English
  • Awards and Recognitions

    • Poet Laureate-2017

    • Honors Colloquium-2017

    • Master's in Education-Current

    Testimonials

    • "Scotty is a great teacher because he is a great listener. He listens to his students, meets them where they are, and helps them fully grasp ideas and answers, mastering concepts rather than just filling in the blanks." -Gary A.

    • "I really appreciate the time and energy Scotty puts into working with my two sons. I see a great improvement in their understanding of what a finished assignment should look like...Scotty makes it not too torturous for them while holding them to an age-appropriate standard." -Kelly M.

    Background check certified

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