Weekdays at any time
EducationI graduated in 2012 from Johns Hopkins University with a degree in political science. I'm received my Master's degree from Boston University in international affairs with a GPA of 3.85.
I've studied and traveled abroad in Chile, Peru, Bolivia, and Cuba, where I honed my Spanish language skills. I particularly excel at conversational language skills.
This past semester, I volunteered to mentor a high school student writing an honors thesis in history, and worked with other BU students to create a lesson plan for special lessons in world history and current events.
ExperienceSAT combined score: 2110
GRE Verbal: 167
GRE Math: 152
Spent a semester abroad in Santiago, Chile, where all classes and assignments were conducted in Spanish.
Participated in the full IB program in high school, familiar with the program's rigors and requirements.
Last year I worked with a high school sophomore who was getting D's and F's in his English, Spanish, and history classes. By the end of our year together, he was getting A's and B+'s in those courses.
I don't have a car, so I will need to be able to meet with students in places that are transit accessible.
HobbiesI run events ranging from 5ks to half marathons and enjoy obstacle course races like the Tough Mudder. I'm also a martial artist, and currently train at a mixed martial arts gym. In addition, I enjoy reading and writing fiction and poetry, love dogs, and take a certain nerdy delight in some science fiction movies and tv shows.
I spent a summer in Alaska, working at a Girl Scouts camp, where I worked with kids of all ages. In my free time, I hiked, kayaked, and camped and generally took advantage of a summer out in the wilderness.
I provide a tutoring reference from my work in Virginia upon request.
PSAT Writing Skills, Spanish 4, Spanish 3, Spanish 2, Spanish 1, Spanish, Political Science, Latin America History, IB History SL, IB History HL, World Civilization, World History, SAT Subject Test in Literature, PSAT Critical Reading, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, SAT Critical Reading, SAT Subject Test in United States History, Social Studies, Social Sciences, US History, IB Global Politics SL, IB Global Politics HL, AP English Literature and Composition, AP English Language and Composition, AP Comparative Government and Politics, American History, 12th Grade Writing, 12th Grade Reading, 11th Grade Writing, 11th Grade Reading, 10th Grade Writing, AP Spanish Language, 9th Grade Reading, Government, Essay Editing, Civics, AP World History, AP US History, AP US Government, AP United States History, AP U.S. Government & Politics, 9th Grade Writing, 10th Grade Reading
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