Award-Winning Spanish Tutors in Washington, DC
Donielle "I'm currently an 8th grade math teacher and have been for the past 9 years. I have taught 6th, 7th and 8th grade math. I have also taught Algebra and Geometry.."
Julia "... I started self-employed tutoring younger students. I have also tutored high school and college students and have enjoyed every single minute of it! No student is the same, and with my experience, I have learned to adapt to different tutoring and learning styles. Accommodating to a student's needs is something challenging but extremely rewarding..."
Giovanni "I recently graduated from University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus, in May 2014 where I received my Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. While in college, I became more fascinated with Math and Science. The more classes I took, the more I realized how much we use Math and Science, and how relevant they are to the technology we use in everyday life..."
University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus - Bachelors, Electrical Eng.
Alex "...history. I have taught at the university level in Canada and the United States, and at the high school level (Upward Bound Program – Latin American Youth Center) in Washington, D.C. I have also worked as Spanish language tutor. In the past, I have worked as Director of Research and Policy for a non-profit in Washington, D.C., freelance translator and interpreter (English and Spanish)..."
University of Saskatchewan, Canada - BA, History, Sociology, and Spanish
University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada - PhD, History
David "...Austin. Since that time, I have carried out a number of jobs in the Washington, DC region involving Spanish translation, interpretation, writing, and research. Since 2005, I have worked as a Spanish teacher in DC Public Schools, as well as several public charter schools. I also taught social science courses, such as government, history and geography, in addition to English as a Second Language (ESL)..."
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus - B.A. / B.A., Political Science & Spanish
The University of Texas at Austin - M.A., Ph.D. (all but dissertaion), Spanish Linguistics & Literature
Ananya "...I majored in Biology and minored in Chemistry and Spanish. I have tutored students of all backgrounds and ages at the Virginia Commonwealth University Campus Learning Center since Fall 2012 through Spring 2015. I am familiar with different learning styles and really enjoy connecting with students to help them excel in classes they are having difficulty in. I tutored Spanish, Biology, and Statistics at VCU and am very comfortable tutoring students in these subjects..."
Nina "...I have a MSEd in Education Policy from the University of Pennsylvania and a BA in Political Science from The George Washington University. I have been involved in tutoring and mentoring youth since I was in college as a volunteer, and I have worked professionally tutoring students in reading and math. I also ran after-school programming in a public school in Philadelphia..."
Audrey "...For example, I made a children's book of the Aeneid, which helps students remember important events and dates through visuals and poetry. Since I've grown up in a family of ten, I've had the opportunity to teach Latin to my younger siblings, ages 10 and 12, doing things like calling our dog "canis" as a way of helping them learn. In French, I've created visual devices to help students distinguish between specific grammatical constructions and word genders..."
NOVA - BA, Linguistics
McLean "...My teaching philosophy is to target the student’s source of frustration, to ensure correct terminology using the student’s course materials, to provide strategies for memorizing information, and to focus the bulk of the tutoring session on the student’s homework or projects. In addition, I am very understanding, patient, and kind. My hobbies include music, poetry, songwriting, violin, copyright law, producing records, photography, and videography..."
Belmont University - Bachelors, Music Business
Jennifer "I have over five years of tutoring experience, predominantly as a Reading and Writing tutor. My students have included elementary school students just barely gaining an appreciation for reading, first year college students seeking assistance in essay writing, and adult learners wishing to advance their reading skills after years of struggling. I understand that everyone learns and builds confidence differently and, therefore, I tailor my lessons to suit individual needs..."