Senior English Tutor
About:Jessica is an experienced teacher who specializes in senior English and History. Amongst her other teaching experiences, last year Jessica spent a year teaching on a reserve in Northwestern Ontario. In her time there, she worked with students with a range of unique needs and abilities. At her former school, she taught several subjects including History, English, Parenting, Civics/Careers, and Geography and was actively involved in after school activities.
After receiving an undergraduate degree with a double major in English and History at the University of Guelph, Jessica went on to complete her Master of Teaching degree at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education through the University of Toronto. Here she received her teaching certification at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7 – 12) with teachable subjects in English and History in both the IB and AP academic stream. Since graduation, Jessica has gone on to achieve additional qualifications in Special Education (both parts I and II) and she is a trained SSAT Coach for students writing the Upper Level Examination.
Currently, Jessica is an Occasional Teacher at a private school in Toronto and is completing a Junior additional basic qualification that will certify her to teach grades 4 – 6. Jessica is passionate about education and strives to allow all students realize their full educational potential.