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Louisa Tam

Louisa Tam

English/ESL Tutor

WyzAnt Tutoring

English/ESL Tutor

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WyzAnt Tutoring

English/ESL Tutor

• Plan and implement private one-on-one tutoring sessions to help tutees improve their English reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills

Career medium 02

Monica Learning Center

English Teacher

• Taught summer enrichment courses on grammar, vocabulary, writing, and reading to 1st-9th grade students
• Provided individualized test prep instruction to 11th graders on the writing and reading sections of the SAT Reasoning Test
• Tutored 1st-6th grade students on their homework in the after-school program

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Aletea Int'l Inc.

Editorial Intern

• Edited and co-wrote the Daucus carota and Seed Cycling Chapters for a book on natural birth control methods
• Collaborated with the author (a medical researcher) on the content, grammar, organization, layout, and tone of the book
• Transcribed interviews between the author and leading experts in the birth control field to be incorporated into the book
• Proofread, fact-checked, and provided feedback to the author on the Neem Oil, Lady-Comp, and Fertility Tracking Chapters

Career medium 04
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Career medium 03

Willett Elementary School

Kindergarten Intern - Teacher's Assistant

• Modeled language arts, handwriting, math, and science activities to students both individually and in small groups
• Participated in whole class activities (singing, playing games, drawing) and helped prepare curricular materials
• Supervised students during recess and free time to ensure their safety and courtesy towards one another

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UC Davis PAL Program

ESL Conversation Tutor

• Engaged in informal, intercultural conversation practice in English with a UC Davis international student from China
• Planned and implemented fun meet ups with my tutee/Partner in Acquired Learning (PAL)
• Provided counseling and mentoring to my tutee as she acclimated to U.S. culture and campus life

Career medium 04
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Career medium 04

UC Davis Entry Level Writing Program

Writing Tutor

• Provided individual tutoring to UC Davis undergraduate students taking Workload 57 (a basic writing course)
• Taught students strategies for analyzing literature, improving reading comprehension, and writing in-class timed essays
• Established rapport with a diverse student population that consisted primarily of minority and international students
• Collaborated with writing instructors, supervisors, and colleagues to address and target students’ needs

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Willett Elementary School

6th Grade Intern - Teacher's Assistant

• Provided one-on-one help to students who were struggling in the areas of reading and writing
• Administered spelling tests to small groups of students and reviewed their scores with them afterwards
• Graded students’ essays, grammar exams, and homework assignments

Career medium 02
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University of California, Davis

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), English