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Location:
Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Posted:
August 31, 2018

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DOUGLAS M. SINREICH

Bridgeport, CT ***** ac6vz0@r.postjobfree.com 914-***-****

PROFESSIONAL TUTOR, EDUCATOR & EDITOR

TUTORING EXPERIENCE

Private Tutor, Fairfield County, CT 1998-Present

Teach English as a Second Language (ESL) to children and adults whose native language is French,

Spanish, Russian, or Korean.

Tutor elementary through high school students one-on-one in range of academic subjects including

English, Elementary Math, and Algebra 1.

Prepare students for ISEE, HSPT, PSAT, and SAT tests.

Employ motivation-boosting techniques as well as strategize with students on how to be better

organized and leverage study skills to enhance learning experience.

Provide homework assistance for students and complete subject review.

Proofread and edit student research papers, books, and other written documents.

Academic Instructor, SCORE EDUCATION CENTER, Scarsdale, NY 2001-2008

Tutor students, ages 5-15 in subjects including reading comprehension, writing proficiency and math.

Prepared ongoing assessment reports to aid in measuring student’s progress.

EDITING & ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

Freelance Copy Editor, White Plains, NY 1998-2000

Clients: IBM/New York Times Custom Publishing and AES Recruiting Online.

Provided editing, proofreading and fact checking services.

Completed effective and thorough article review process under tight deadlines.

Used orientation to detail to eliminate errors and sharpen level of writing.

Editorial Assistant, IBM/NY TIMES CUSTOM PUBLISHING, New York, NY 1995-1998

Publisher of information technology magazines: Winning and Beyond Computing.

Supported editor-in-chief by proofing and fact-checking copy for two publications in deadline driven

environment.

Made appropriate changes for readability and content.

Administrative Assistant, IBM CORPORATION, White Plains, NY 1992-1995

Prepared correspondence and internal and external memos for manager and 15-person staff.

Booked and organized travel arrangements, off-site meetings and handled expense reports.

PRIOR EXPERIENCE

Reporter, Talk Show Host and Researcher, WALL AM RADIO, Middletown, NY 1990-1992

Covered live news events as daily news broadcaster for local radio station, often reporting from the

scene on breaking local news, e.g., homicides, fires.

Kept a fresh angle and perspective on news by rewriting 30-60 second bites for style and substance.

Researched news sources from wire services, radio reports and newspapers and obtained commentary

and background information.

EDUCATION

B.A. Anthropology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, 1992



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