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Lydia F.

Miami, FL

$35/hr

Patient and Experienced Chemistry Tutor

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8 Ratings
 
 
22hrs Response Time
Amazing tutor!
— Viviana, Miami, FL on 1/8/14

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Florida International University, Miami, FL

Education

Florida International University, Miami, FL

About Lydia

Hi, my name is Lydia, and I am currently an FIU student with a solid background in chemistry. Currently, I am a chemistry TA (teaching assistant) at FIU, which means that I teach labs as well as tutor students on campus. I was also a chemistry learning assistant (one year) as well as a volunteer tutor (four years) on campus for both general chemistry 1 and 2 (as well as Survey of Chemistry). I have experience tutoring high school (regular, honors and IB) as well as undergraduate students. I can honestly say that I love helping others learn chemistry, and hopefully I can help you.

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Summary of Chemistry and Teaching Experience:
-FIU TA for General Chemistry 1 Lab (2014)
-Upward Bound Chemistry instructor (2014)
-FIU TA for General Chemistry 2 Lab (2014)
-FIU TA for Chemistry & Society Lab (2013)
-Private Chemistry tutoring (2012-present)
-FIU LA for Survey of Chemistry (2012)
-FIU LA for General Chemistry 1 & 2 (2012)
-FIU ChemPal Preceptor (2009-2011): tutored students in General Chemistry 1 & 2
-FIU Biology 1 & 2 PLTL Leader (2010): taught two supplemental General Biology 1 and 2 classes
-Volunteer High School Writing Tutor (2009)

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Other information:
-I am bilingual (English and Spanish)
-I graduated in 2004 from Coral Reef Senior High School's International Baccalaureate (IB) program in the top 4% of my class.
-Science GPA: 4.00
-Overall GPA: 3.97
-I scored in the 99 percentile both overall and in chemistry on the PCAT (Pharmacy College Admission Test)
-I also graduated summa cum laude from the University of Florida, where I took part in a writing-intensive program.
Hi, my name is Lydia, and I am currently an FIU student with a solid background in chemistry. Currently, I am a chemistry TA (teaching assistant) at FIU, which means that I teach labs as well as tutor students on campus. I was also a chemistry learning assistant (one year) as well as a Read more

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I offer discounted group rates. $35/hr for one student and $60/hr for two students. $25/hr per additional student (so a group of three would be $85/hr, a group of four would be $110/hr, and so on).

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Travels within 15 miles of Miami, FL 33186
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"Amazing tutor!"

- Viviana, Miami, FL on 1/8/14
English:
Proofreading, Reading, Writing
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Chemistry
Computer:
Microsoft Excel
Elementary Education:
Reading
Business:
Microsoft Excel
Homeschool:
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Corporate Training:
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Chemistry

I have been involved in some sort of Chemistry education since 2009. I have served as a private tutor and TA in several Chemistry capacities.

Florida International University, Miami, FL

Education

Florida International University, Miami, FL

Amazing tutor! — If anyone wants a young, patient, very helpful, and intelligent tutor, you have to pick Lydia. She responds back as quick as possible on the phone, and if you have small doubts, she will help you out. I have improved greatly with Lydia's help. My grades have gone higher in chemistry and I'm just more than happy to recommend Lydia to anyone who needs tutoring. ...

— Viviana, Miami, FL on 1/8/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

I offer discounted group rates. $35/hr for one student and $60/hr for two students. $25/hr per additional student (so a group of three would be $85/hr, a group of four would be $110/hr, and so on).

Travel policy

Lydia will travel within 15 miles of Miami, FL 33186.

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