Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in Bernalillo County, NM
Nikki ...my profession and I love to connect with families and their children in a positive and loving way with the intention and hope that my presence in a child's life is motivating, reassuring and inspiring. I am a tournament Chess player and have used the skills of Chess to teach mathematics and simple concepts in social studies ( geography, society, government systems). I can't wait to do my best to help my students learn!
Bachelor's - BA, Anthropology
Master's - MA, Education
State Certified Teacher
Rachel ...high school. I have worked extensively with English Language Learners and in intervention settings (Special Ed and RtI). I have taught many different subjects including math and science, reading, test preparation, and Spanish. I now am a small business owner in the field of education. I am a graduate of UC Davis and am a full IB (International Baccalaureate) graduate (I tested in Anthropology, Spanish, Art, English, Mathematics, and Biology and wrote my extended essay...
UC Davis - Bachelors, Sociocultural Anthropology
David ...that and became proficient in that for about 13 years. In 2009 I moved back to the United States and became a GED teacher. I taught Reading, Writing, Science, Social Studies and Math. I taught classes in both English and Spanish as I am fluent in both. I did that for 5 years. Recently I taught 5th Grade Elementary School children in a dual language setting. I feel that my passion for teaching and the...
University of New Mexico-Main Campus - Bachelors, University Studies
University of New Mexico-Main Campus - Masters, Language Literacy and Social Cultural Studies
Uphoria ...ways to learn about others, as well as oneself. In the last five months that I have been tutoring, I have developed so much, all thanks to the many students with whom I have worked. Each person encountered has provided me with a new perspective for viewing material and life itself. In the modern world, where education holds sway to life itself, I am honored to be able to help others reach their academic goals....
University of New Mexico-Main Campus - Current Undergrad, Evolutionary Anthropology and Russian Language
Lisa ...way to present material so they will be successful in meeting their challenges. After only six months in my previous teaching job, I was awarded "Employee of the Month" as a result of my hard work and dedication to my students. I am skilled in making a personal connection with all of my students and together we always find a way to work as a team to meet each one's individual goals. I really look...
University of California Santa Barbara - Bachelors, Cultural Anthropology
Fernando ...my Bachelor’s degree in Biology hangs on my wall, and I am pursuing a career in nursing at the University of New Mexico. I am passionate about passing down what I have learned. To encourage lifelong, autonomous learning, to instill passion in others treading a similar path, and to forge the confidence required to tackle the challenging demands of higher education is ultimately my goal as a tutor. I put my students and their needs...
UNM - Bachelors, Biology
Brooke ...but I will not do that for you. You must be willing to work, but I am very happy and capable to assist you along the way. I recently finished my first year of teaching sixth grade at a charter school which seeks to furnish "willing students" with a "rigorous education in the humanities, sciences, and the arts with such instruction in the virtues as will best develop the mind and character of its pupils,"...
Hillsdale College - Bachelors, Biochemistry & English
Crystal ...in middle and high schools in rural Mississippi and Tennessee. In addition, I taught community college in the adult education department. Over the years, many of my adult students have arrived in my class reading and doing math at elementary school levels. With these students, I work tirelessly one-on-one to prepare them for their future endeavors. As a tutor, I have the privilege of watching my students grow every day. It is one of the...
The University of Tennessee-Martin - Bachelors, Spanish
Mississippi State University - Masters, Secondary Education
Stephen ...such a way that virtually everyone can grasp and excel in school, including advanced concepts in mathematics. A weakness of our education system is that often students, whose learning style does not fit the education mold, are forced to fit as a square peg through a round hole. This rigidness and lack of flexibility often creates learners who have apathy or resentment towards math that is unnecessary. In my own practice of teaching and tutoring...
BYU-Idaho - Bachelors, Social Studies/Economics
Arkansas State University-Main Campus - Masters, Special Education Instructor Specialist
Joan I am a recently graduated MD pursuing a career in medical research. I also have a biochemistry, mathematics and computer programming background. I have benefited greatly from many different teachers, tutors and mentors throughout my lifetime and enjoy benefiting others in this same way. In addition to tutoring students here, I teach Sunday school as well as judge and mentor students for science fair with my husband.
The University of New Mexico - Bachelors, Biochemistry
The University of New Mexico - PhD, Medical Doctorate