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Cristina R.

Essex, CT

$60/hour

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Boston College
Philosophy, Hispanic Studies
Southern Connecticut State University
MEd
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts
Graduate Coursework

Education

Boston College (Philosophy, Hispanic Studies)

Southern Connecticut State University (MEd)

Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts (Graduate Coursework)

About Cristina

Hello, I'm Cristina! Thank you for visiting my profile where I will tell you about my education experience and background.

I attended Boston College, a competitive university located in Chestnut Hill, MA ranked #22 Top U.S College by Forbes in 2016. I graduated in 2012 with a B.A. in Philosophy and a minor in Hispanic Studies. I received the Master of Education in 2016 from Southern Connecticut State University of New Haven, CT, historically renowned for its production of teachers. I have been trained in figurative drawing and painting at Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts in Old Lyme, CT. I have been tutoring for 3 years students of all ages in elementary, middle school, high school, undergraduate, and graduate coursework, as well as in foreign language acquisition for personal preference and professional requirements, and children's yoga and meditation.

It is important to me that my students build deep understanding for the material I teach. For this reason, I work hard to create specialized plans with my students in order to help them attain their learning objectives in a specific timeframe. This method allows me to reach our goals efficiently and effectively. I enjoy watching my students succeed, and for this reason, I am a tutor on Wyzant.

Thank you for your time, and I look forward to working with you.
Hello, I'm Cristina! Thank you for visiting my profile where I will tell you about my education experience and background.

I attended Boston College, a competitive university located in Chestnut Hill, MA ranked #22 Top U.S College by Forbes in 2016. I graduated in 2012 with a B.A. in Philosophy and a minor in Hispanic Studies. I
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Essex, CT 06426
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Science:
Anatomy, Elementary Science, Physiology
English:
English, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
College Counseling, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
Reading, Spanish, Writing
History:
Writing
Special Needs:
ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Dyslexia, Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Phonics, Reading, Special Needs
Elementary Education:
ADHD, Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Writing
Business:
ESL/ESOL,
Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Swimming

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.

Elementary (K-6th)

I hold a Master of Science in Elementary Education from Southern Connecticut State University with a special concentration in children's literature for reading across disciplines. I have been teaching and tutoring elementary students for three years.

ESL/ESOL

More about my ESL/ESOL experience:

I speak Spanish fluently and understand Italian. I just earned a bachelor's degree in Hispanic Studies from BC. I also studied two years of Italian in college. I know what it is like to learn a new language!

I have taught ESL to elementary aged-students in Costa Rica and India, and to Tibetan adults.

Boston College
Philosophy, Hispanic Studies
Southern Connecticut State University
MEd
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts
Graduate Coursework

Education

Boston College (Philosophy, Hispanic Studies)

Southern Connecticut State University (MEd)

Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Cristina will travel within 30 miles of Essex, CT 06426.