"SPANISH Tutoring: High School / College / Recreational"
I have been a Spanish teacher for 6 years in the Twin Cities Area. I've received my Master's in Education from Saint Mary's University, as well as coursework through the University of Northern Iowa at Queretaro, Mexico for two summers. Additionally, I have lived in Granada, Spain, and have a proficiency level of "advanced-high" as shown on the OPI. I have a passion for languages, and love explaining grammar and watching students grow and communicate with the language. I am patient, and am... ... More
"Elementary Education and Art Tutor"
This past year I have had the opportunity to volunteer with AmeriCorps. I have been working under the LEAP Program, which stands for Learning Early Achieves Potential. We work specifically with preschoolers and kindergartners to help them become socially and emotionally ready for kindergarten and public school. Most of the children we work with are at risk and some special needs. Everyday I come into work and greet the kids and help them out with any sort of problems that arise throughout the... ... More
"Diverse Subjects With IB Student Art"
I am a high school senior in the International Baccalaureate Programme, currently taking college level courses. I have finished Calculus, Philosophy, Visual Art, Physics Year One, International Baccalaureate English Level Eleven last year with mostly As. I have worked with younger students before, and have experience helping and caring for two younger siblings. I also volunteer at Crossroads Elementary over the summers, and work with elementary school children there. I firmly believe in a goo... ... More
"Graduate Level Math and Science Tutor"
I have been passionate about tutoring and teaching since I was a little girl. When I went off to college, I knew I wanted to study biology, since it was challenging, but interesting at the same time. As an undergraduate, I took 4 years of biology related courses (you name it, I've probably extensively studied it), 2+ years of chemistry courses, and over a year with math courses. Math and chemistry have always come easy to me even though they were not my specific major, and I feel very confide... ... More
"Chinese and Russian Language"
I currently work as a Chinese Teacher at Minneapolis After School Programs. I teach immersion Chinese, which means I use as little English as possible, and Chinese is spoken in full sentences.
I Studied Chinese Language (all aspects) and Culture at Chongqing Normal University in Chongqing, China for 6 full semesters, 2008 - 2011. I Passed the Hanban (Confucius Institute) HSK Proficiency Test at Level 5 (Level 6 is the highest)on June 26, 2011. ... More
"Chemistry is fun!"
For the past five years I have taught, learned, and completed graduate research in organic chemistry at the University of Minnesota. During that time I have taken undergraduate and graduate courses in organic chemistry such as advanced organic chemistry, synthesis, characterization of organic molecules, organometallics, and biochemistry (strictly biochem as it relates to organic chemistry not biology). Subject material from these courses includes the following: nomenclature and stereochemistry, IR/NMR spectroscopy, mass spectrometry, advanced treatment of functional group preparations/functi ... More