Award-Winning Writing Tutors in The University of New Mexico, 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...
Bachelor's - BA, Anthropology
Master's - MA, Education
State Certified Teacher
Brenda ...teacher or in another realm, to do no harm. I believe that I can learn from everybody I interact with each day. Acceptance of individuals is an important step in creating success. Utilizing my experience as an older sister and tutor throughout school years, my years of experience running a classroom, and my education in...
UNM - Bachelors, Special Education
UNM - Masters, Elementary Education
Emma ...Mexico’s immigrant 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.
University of New Mexico-Main Campus - Bachelors, English, Languages
University of New Mexico-Main Campus - PhD, Law
William ...with foreign students and students still learning English. We'll shape our lessons to your skills and needs with practice test questions, essay prep, critical thinking, outlining, self-editing, and proofreading. I'll help you mold your words into high-scoring writing with clear instruction and lots of encouragement. Self-confidence is the key to great writing! You'll leave our...
Brown University - Bachelors, English
Katie ...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 way to learn something. People...
The University of New Mexico - Bachelors, Studio Art
The California Institute of The Arts - Masters, Theatre - Design and Production
Stephanie ...pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice. I am highly proficient in the following areas: 1. English / English Literature 2. Real Estate / Property Management 3. Law Enforcement 4. Legal Research Additionally, I am an active classroom/ library volunteer at my 9 year old child's elementary school. I work well with all age ranges.... Each student is different and the key is to understand how to best convey the concept. Once the basic fundamentals are in place, everything else will flow from there.
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana - Current Undergrad, Criminal Justice
Megan ...the subjects of visual arts, history, language arts, as well the full range of elementary subjects. Now, as a retired teacher, it is my pleasure to work individually with students to improve academic skills in a way that is just not possible in a full classroom. My area of particular interest is Language Arts. For...
Northern Michigan University - Bachelors, English/ Studio Art
Western New Mexico University - Masters, Education
Crystal ...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 most rewarding parts of my job. I understand how students acquire knowledge, and I have the experience to apply this...
The University of Tennessee-Martin - Bachelors, Spanish
Mississippi State University - Masters, Secondary Education
Matthew ...particularly research about learning, retention, and test strategy. In psychology, we know that people learn in different ways. Pairing up a student of a particular learning style with an instructor that thinks in the opposite style can be disastrous for the student's development. Because of this, I strive to find the student's individual style, and...
DePaul University - Bachelors, Organizational Psychology
Rice University - PhD, Organizational Psychology
Stefan ...the University of New Mexico for my second year. My major is biology, so I specialize in health and sciences. Other subjects I am well versed include English, Spanish, Math, Chemistry, Psychology and Physics. I have taken SAT and ACT tests and I also have experience in AP testing as well. I love helping others...
University of New Mexico-Main Campus - Current Undergrad, Biology