...I took ballet continuously from the age of 5 through my junior year of high school. I studied mainly at the Ballet West Conservatory in Salt Lake City and performed as a trainee with Ballet West in The Nutcracker, Coppelia, and Alice in Wonderland. As a Dance Minor at Stanford University, I continued to take ballet, and I also took jazz, modern, hip hop, swing and salsa.
...I taught in a public school setting with a diverse group of students with a range of background and interests, and greatly enjoyed the challenge of helping students develop their skills and bring their natural curiosity to bear on learning science. One of the things that has made me a strong tea...
...I celebrate the growth of my students and provide positive reinforcement. (Think of me like your cheerleader through those tough problems you want to give up on!) Most importantly, I know how it feels to struggle at something. For every math topic, I know multiple ways to present it and will t...
...This year I was honored with being selected as part of the All-Washington 2013-14 Academic team, and was accepted to Columbia University in New York. I tutor part-time, paying my way through college. I have worked with over 250 students in the past two years and have seen amazing score increases in my student's work.
Seattle, WAView Tutor
...As a student, despite high aptitude, I struggled with technical subjects and worked hard to finish them. I realized that many learning environments use the rigidity of the coursework to make people feel inadequate. And they wonder why more people don't pursue technical studies like science, technology, engineering and math!
Bothell, WAView Tutor