Sharren Patterson has been a tutor for Athabasca University since 2006. She holds an undergraduate degree in Psychology, an undergraduate degree in English Literature, and a M.A. in English Literature, all from the University of Calgary. As well as tutoring for AU, Sharren teaches in the English department at Mount Royal University in Calgary, where she has worked since 1990. Her current focus is on studying approaches to teaching critical reading and writing in her quest to find innovative ways to enhance student engagement and participation.
Updated February 20 2015 by Student & Academic Services