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I got a BS in Mathematics from the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology in 1991. After teaching high school for three years in El Paso, Texas, and teaching middle school math in Belen, New Mexico, I returned to New Mexico Tech to obtain my Master's Degree in Mathematics. I taught at the Valencia branch college of the University of New Mexico for approximately five years. (read more)
I have a Ph.D. in Chemistry. I am an experienced tutor in tutoring General, AP, and Honors Chemistry courses at the High School level and teaching many college-level Chemistry courses (freshman to graduate level).
Many students struggle and hate Chemistry because they have the misconception that Chemistry is hard and challenging to understand. I can prove this is wrong from the first lesson! (read more)
I have a Master's Degree in Cultural Anthropology and have tutored students from grades 3-6 for the past five years. Writing and all the skills related to writing is a focus. Additionally, History, critical reading skills, grammar, spelling, helping students to find main ideas in reading assignments are a few of the skills that many students require guidance with. (read more)