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Brigid C.

Staten Island, NY

$50/hour

Fulbright Scholar offering ELA, ESL, Math & Spanish

Background check passed as of 2/17/15
4.9 average from 44 ratings
Great tutor
— Vakhtang, Staten Island, NY on 2/25/15

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College of Staten Island
Economics Spanish
College of Staten Island
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College of Staten Island (Economics Spanish)

College of Staten Island (Enrolled)

About Brigid

I have many years tutoring experience, in a number of subjects, from early childhood through college. Additionally, I have taught in middle school, high school and college.

I have near native fluency in Spanish and have lived in a number of Latin American countries and Spain. I am also fluent in German, and spent a year living in Germany with a Fulbright Scholarship.

I can assist with study skills, writing, reading comprehensions, phonics/ decoding, test prep, math and Spanish.
I have many years tutoring experience, in a number of subjects, from early childhood through college. Additionally, I have taught in middle school, high school and college.

I have near native fluency in Spanish and have lived in a number of
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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Staten Island, NY 10309
Background Check: Passed

"Great tutor"

- Vakhtang, Staten Island, NY on 2/25/15

"Knowledgeable ...."

- Phuong, Staten Island, NY on 6/6/16

"First lesson great"

- Dmitry, Staten Island, NY on 12/24/15

"Very patient and explains everything to me."

- Joseph, Staten Island, NY on 5/30/15
Math:
Algebra 1, Elementary Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Reading,
Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Spanish
History:
European History, Geography, Social Studies, World History
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading,
Spelling

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Reading

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.

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
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
Enrolled

Education

College of Staten Island (Economics Spanish)

College of Staten Island (Enrolled)

Great tutor — I was looking for a tutor for my son, he needed to improve skills in math, reading and writing. We found Brigid on the website. I was present on my son's first lesson with her. I would have to say it was very impressive. Her method to teach, her professionalism, her passion for what she does, everything made me think that we got exactly what we were looking for and my son already looks very motiva ...

— Vakhtang, Staten Island, NY on 2/25/15

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

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