Award-Winning Geometry Tutors in Albuquerque International Sunport, NM
Chris ...to become better learners. It is a thrilling experience to witness students overcome obstacles and take on challenges that previously intimidated them. I enjoy taking on challenges myself and have competed in endurance events for over 10 years including the Escape from Alcatraz triathlon and multiple GORUCK challenges. I recently became a high altitude balloonist and have conducted several experiments in the stratosphere including the first test of a UK developed GPS transmitter. I also...
University of New Mexico-Main Campus - Bachelors, Elementary Education
University of New Mexico-Main Campus - Masters, Elementary Education
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
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
Chris ...complex subject into something fun & simple. Since I made the decision to learn the math, I have excelled in the subject ever since. This resulted in my peers and family asking me for help in math & science for over 25 years. During my undergraduate studies, I made A's in all my mathematics courses and was invited to join the Math Honor Society. I enjoy helping others understand math & science, whether it' s...
ITT Technical Institute-Dunmore - Bachelors, Electrical Engineering
NMSU - Masters, Electrical Power and Distribution
Angela ...say "no". But, I do love writing, reading, and all things literature. I earned my B.A. and M.A. in English from the University of Northern Colorado. I tutored at the high schools, my university, and at our community college .I taught English Literature and Composition courses at our community college in Colorado before moving to Albuquerque. I was born and raised in Colorado and love exploring the mountains around ABQ and Santa Fe. When I'm...
University of Northern Colorado - Bachelors, English
University of Northern Colorado - Masters, English
Daniel ...experience began in 2002 when, as an undergraduate student in math, I was asked to help teach business calculus to freshmen. I have been teaching math ever since. I believe that helping a student see concepts from multiple angles is the key to understanding and eventually mastering any idea. Math is a like a choose-your-own adventure story, and I always aim to equip my students with the maximum number of options to progress through it....
Iowa State University - Bachelors, Math
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
Melanie ...I hope to help students connect their passions with the skills and foundations that will help them succeed at school, careers, and in life. As a graduate of Bard College and Concordia University, I have degrees in Psychology and in Education. I have a diverse background with experience in many different educational settings from History teacher to Dean to outdoor education. I have been working with students for almost 15 years and love helping others...
Bard College - Bachelors, Psychology
Concordia University-Portland - Masters, Educational Leadership
State Certified Teacher
Charla ...Economic Development and Gender here at UNM, with one of my main focuses being women's empowerment. I completed a Bachelor's in Business Administration and Spanish Literature at Roanoke College in May 2014. I have spent the large majority of my life as a student and I love learning. I graduated with a 3.95 from Roanoke and have maintained a 4.0 at UNM since the first semester. That being said, I believe my GPA is just...
Roanoke College - Bachelors, Business Administration and Spanish Literature
University of New Mexico-Main Campus - Masters, Latin American Studies