To utilize my capacity for empathy and knowledge in providing and supporting students and to also never be afraid of learning from my own experiences and/or failures.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus - Bachelors, Anthropology
GRE Quantitative: 151
GRE Verbal: 152
Painting, Learning, Volunteering, Craftmaking, Cooking, Baking, Films, Jazz, Art, Music
AP Studio Art: 2-D Design
AP Studio Art: Drawing
Elementary School Math
Elementary School Reading
Elementary School Writing
High School English
High School Level American Literature
High School Writing
Mac Basic Computer Skills
Middle School Reading
Middle School Reading Comprehension
Middle School Writing
Q & A
What is your teaching philosophy?
We are all students and teachers; it just takes consistent curiosity and eagerness to apply what we learn.
What might you do in a typical first session with a student?
Get to know the student and gauge the level of interest and knowledge.
How can you help a student become an independent learner?
To open them up to resources outside of the curriculum and to incorporate outside research into the class.