My name is Daniela and I am a RN-BSN, additionally, I am working toward my MSN studying to become a Pediatric NP. I also have a MS in education, and BA in Sociology. I have been a tutor for over 6 years and have additional teaching experience beyond that. I have acquired a life long love for learning and teaching and understand the importance of flexibility in it. Meeting students where they're at and teaching them in the style that best suits them will always be my approach.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: Russell Sage College - Bachelor in Arts, Sociology
Graduate Degree: Sage Graduate School - Master of Science, Education
State Certified Teacher
I enjoy reading, painting, traveling, baking, and spending time with loved ones.
College Level American History
Elementary School English
Elementary School Reading
High School English
High School Level American History
Study Skills and Organization
What is your teaching philosophy?
My teaching philosophy is to teach in a variety of ways so that all types of learners have the opportunity to learn and succeed.
What might you do in a typical first session with a student?
I get to know the student and their learning styles; assess their skills, strengths, and what needs improvement; and create a plan to help them succeed!
How can you help a student become an independent learner?
By giving them assignments to do on their own but also working on becoming an independent learner gradually.
How would you help a student stay motivated?
Set weekly goals and goals for each tutoring session!
If a student has difficulty learning a skill or concept, what would you do?
Utilize the skill sets of the student to help them work at learning the skill or concept. I believe it is important to work at the student's level and help them reach their goal by using the skills that help them best succeed.