Send Marissa Kardon a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Marissa Kardon or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now
If you select this option, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.
George Washington University
I am currently an undergraduate student at George Washington University. I am double-majoring in Anthropology and Dance and I am minoring in Spanish. I took my first Spanish course my freshman year of high school and began college in the Advanced I Spanish Course and am near fluent. I am passionate about both the Spanish language and culture and am even more passionate about spreading it through other people. I love tutoring and am really excited to work with all levels of Spanish students!
In the past, I have worked with students in grade school, from 6th to 11th grade, but believe I can work with younger and older kids, as well. I worked through my high school program and successfully helped students with comprehension, literature, grammar, writing, and even cultural concepts. In order to understand a lot of Spanish grammar and literature, one must first understand how the Spanish and Latin American cultures differ from our own. My tutoring method is very casual, comfortable, and conversational. I was there once, so I know how it feels to struggle with language. I understand the nerves and the frustrations; when I tutor, I am sure to use up the hour(s) efficiently, and you will not leave the same way you came. I assure you that your frustrations/confusions walking into our session will be eased and clarified. I lead organized tutoring sessions where I present strategies to make your Spanish learning experience easier. I teach you, but I do not tell you what or how to think. You will develop skills on your own that I simply guide. This is your journey and I cannot wait to help you. I am currently an undergraduate student at George Washington University. I am double-majoring in Anthropology and Dance and I am minoring in Spanish. I took my first Spanish course my freshman year of high school and began… Read more
Marissa is an awesome tutor and she really gets through to people well. She always takes the time to go over every topic and makes sure the person she is tutoring understands the information. I feel that Marissa is a great teacher and really knows what she is talking about.
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.
Marissa Kardon W. passed a background check on 5/14/13. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.
After sending a message to Marissa Kardon, you will be able to order a new background check for $7.99. As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.