Ray Mazurek Retired English Professor

Ray Mazurek Retired English Professor

5.0 (1)
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About this tutor

I have 37 years of full-time college teaching experience. I have always enjoyed working one-on-one with students, and tutoring allows me to continueto do so.

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Reading, PA 19610
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1 Review

5.0

  • Crystal Trevor

    He answered all of my questions and explained them in detail. He critiqued my essay in a way where he spotted all of my mistakes and offered great solutions. He is very patient and professional and experienced. He was even available at the last minute. Great tutor. I would recommend him to anyone!



FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

I would meet with the student, maybe through FaceTime or in a public coffee shop (Starbuck's, Barnes and Noble) and discuss goals and expectations. It would be helpful to have shared some of the student's writing beforeghand over email. Sometimes working entirely over email and phone works well if the travel distance is a factor.


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

I feceived a Ph.D. in English from Purdue University in 1980, with a specialization in American Studies.


Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

There is some flexibility. $45/hour is standard, $75 if I need to travel a significant distance.


How did you get started teaching?

I started as a teaching assistant at Purdue University in 1975. Basically, I started teaching freshmen writing with only a little mdentoring and no experience.


What types of students have you worked with?

While teaching full-time, I have worked with every kind of student imaginable (including part-time teaching in graduate school, I taught for 42 years).


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