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Juniata College
Marine Biology
Northeastern University
Master's

Education

Juniata College (Marine Biology)

Northeastern University (Master's)

About Andrea

During my undergraduate studies, I tutored Biology 101 and 201 (college courses). I graduated in 2011 with my Bachelors in Biology with an emphasis in Marine Science. Following graduation, I joined the US Peace Corps Kenya, where I taught high school level students in Biology, Math, Physics, Agriculture and HIV/Aids awareness. During this time I was teaching a hard of hearing school, meaning all of my classes were conducted in Kenya Sign Language. My responsibilities not only consisted of lesson planning and teaching, I also had to find clever ways in which my students could learn the material. Due to my students being deaf or hard of hearing, a lot of my teaching techniques were very visual and hands on approaches. I am now working on my Masters in Marine Biology at the Hatfield Marine Science Center.

In addition to my educational background, I have experience teaching percussion. From 2007 until 2011, I have worked at my high school marching band camp. There I worked with the percussion ensemble, leading rehearsals and modifying techniques. My strongest instrument is the mallets, but am very good at reading music in general.
During my undergraduate studies, I tutored Biology 101 and 201 (college courses). I graduated in 2011 with my Bachelors in Biology with an emphasis in Marine Science. Following graduation, I joined the US Peace Corps Kenya, where I taught high school level students in Biology, Math, Physics, Agriculture and HIV/Aids awareness. During this time I Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Newport, OR 97365
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Geometry, Microsoft Excel, Prealgebra
Science:
Biology, Ecology, Elementary Science, Physical Science, Zoology
Music:
Drums
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Special Needs:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

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Approved subjects

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Drums

I have been playing percussion sense the 6th grade (age 11). I was both in the percussion ensemble, top wind ensemble, jazz band, and marching band during high school. I continued to play during my college career, where I also spent my summers going back and teaching the percussion ensemble during marching band camp.

Zoology

As a marine biologist, I have taken many courses that are directly or indirectly correlated to zoology, including two invertebrate zoology courses and marine mammal biology. One summer I worked at the National Zoo Invertebrate Exhibit, where I worked directly with the organisms and taught visitors about these organisms. I also conduct a lot of research projects that require I understand a lot of the life histories of the organisms I study.

Juniata College
Marine Biology
Northeastern University
Master's

Education

Juniata College (Marine Biology)

Northeastern University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Andrea will travel within 20 miles of Newport, OR 97365.