Award-Winning English Tutors in Placitas, NM
Nikki ...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
Megan ...writing. Writing is the other side of reading, and I am experienced in helping students express themselves cogently and with verve. I have helped students from elementary school through college improve their written work, through the processes of brainstorming, drafting, and editing. I await the opportunity to help your student improve his or her skills.
Emma ...community after I take the bar exam in July. I also have a bachelor’s degree from the University of New Mexico in English and Foreign Languages. I love tutoring and have a lot of experience teaching skills like writing, editing, public speaking, and argumentation to students from grade school through graduate school.... I believe in holistic, empathetic teaching. Students are unique and their unique strengths, experiences, and perspectives are some of the most important factors in creating an individualized teaching model that will be effective for that student.
Rachel ...the Spanish language and one of my favorite hobbies, salsa dancing. I am currently working on completing my Master's degree, but have my Master's equivalent in Education coursework. I have three children of my own and have taught hundreds more! I am excited to get to know you or your child and to collaborate on a...
UC Davis - Bachelors, Sociocultural Anthropology
Mary ...students is immense. A teacher has the power to make or break a child’s mind and soul… My choice is always to create. I believe that the young mind has the right to be given an opportunity to acquire skills and knowledge they can use throughout their lives. Every student no matter where they come...
Ethan ...certain class. I strive to help students obtain the confidence and drive to succeed throughout their entire academic careers. I realize that I have a profound opportunity to make a difference in the lives of the students I work with, and I push myself to go the extra mile to make that difference.
Susanne ...the earth. In addition to intellectual pursuits, I also teach and perform tribal belly dance, am an artist, a lover of music, and a lover of nature. For more information about me, please have a look at my attached resume. I would welcome the opportunity to assist you in achieving your best academically.... As a fifteen year philosophy professor, I am convinced that there is within each and every human being the capacity to learn. The way in which that capacity may be nurtured and brought to fruition varies among individuals. Thus, my teaching philosophy is to always try to meet the student wherever he or she is, use discernment to determine how he or she best learns, and engage in a dialogue toward the end of mutual understanding and increase in knowledge and wisdom.
Matthew ...Over two years I became the in-house expert on test prep, including the group's summer boot camp courses. After I left grad school, I taught English to high school students in a public school in central China, while also creating material for a college-focused education group, based in Shanghai. I've learned to use a lot...
Rebecca ...decline of mental or physical health, employment and more often a combination of all of the above: but also group experience which includes the feeling of acceptance, belonging, and a fear of being alone or rejected—which ends up happening due to the way in which we present addiction to the general public. I was adamant...
Katie ...several different capacities for seven of them. I love working with students on a one-on-one basis, and use a warm, humorous approach to put students at ease and take the pressure off them so that they can learn without feeling stressed. I believe there is a solution to every problem, and there is no right...
The University of New Mexico - Bachelors, Studio Art
The California Institute of The Arts - Masters, Theatre - Design and Production