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Brigid C.

Staten Island, NY

$40/hr

Spanish, ESL, History Tutor

Usually responds in about 23 hours

Spanish, ESL, History Tutor

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I am a Spanish Teacher with near native fluency. I have lived in a number of Latin American countries, (Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Ecuador) and have also spent extended periods in Spain and Mexico, always living amongst locals. I am fluent in German, and spent a year living in Germany with a Fulbright Scholarship. I have also studied Latin, French and Italian.

I have taught 6th, 7th and 9th grade Spanish.

I have tutored math, economics, Spanish, ESL, Orton-Gillingham phonics/ reading.

Math:
Algebra 1, Geometry, Linear Algebra
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Anthropology, Archaeology
Language:
Spanish
History:
Anthropology, Archaeology, Classics, European History, Geography, Social Studies, World History
Art:
Drawing, Painting
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Phonics
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th),
English, Geometry, Reading, Spanish,
Study Skills, Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Cooking
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Public Speaking, Spanish

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

I am finishing an MS Ed. I taught two sixth grade classes last year at a local charter school. I have also tutored and coached a variety of subjects at this level, including ELA, Spanish and math.

Elementary Math

I have tutored elementary, middle, high school and college students in a variety of subjects, including reading, phonics, writing, math and economics, as well as general study skills.

I have a B.A. in Spanish and Economics,and am finishing an M.S.Ed in Adolescent Education (Social Studies). Last year, I taught Spanish and Health at a local charter school.

In 2000, I was a Fulbright Scholar and spent the year in Germany. I have travelled extensively, and enjoy sharing my knowledge and experiences with my students.

Spanish

-B.A. in Spanish
-Study Abroad semester in Guayaquil, Ecuador
-Studied in Costa Rica (elementary school)
-Extensive travel in Spain, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Mexico and Costa Rica.

World History

I have studied World History at both the Undergraduate and Graduate level. Coursework has been done in Spanish, English and German.

Courses have included:
Latin American History
Ecuadorian History
Pre-Colombian Civilization (Maya, Inca, Aztec, etc...)
Modern Germany
The Roman World
Greece and the Hellenistic World
World Civilization I
History of Education in the US
United States Economic History
Themes in Classical and Hellenistic History
Twentieth Century Europe
Progressive Era
Early Modern Europe: Spain

College of Staten Island
Economics Spanish
College of Staten Island
MEd

Education

College of Staten Island (Economics Spanish)

College of Staten Island (MEd)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Brigid will travel within 10 miles of Staten Island, NY 10309.


About Brigid

I am a Spanish Teacher with near native fluency. I have lived in a number of Latin American countries, (Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Ecuador) and have also spent extended periods in Spain and Mexico, always living amongst locals. I am fluent in German, and spent a year living in Germany with a Fulbright Scholarship. I have also studied Latin, French and Italian.

I have taught 6th, 7th and 9th grade Spanish.

I have tutored math, economics, Spanish, ESL, Orton-Gillingham phonics/ reading.

Education

College of Staten Island
Economics Spanish
College of Staten Island
MEd

Education

College of Staten Island (Economics Spanish)

College of Staten Island (MEd)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Staten Island, NY 10309

Brigid’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Geometry, Linear Algebra
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Anthropology, Archaeology
Language:
Spanish
History:
Anthropology, Archaeology, Classics, European History, Geography, Social Studies, World History
Art:
Drawing, Painting
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Phonics
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th),
English, Geometry, Reading, Spanish,
Study Skills, Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Cooking
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Public Speaking, Spanish

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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