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Tutor profile: Vivian C.

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Vivian C.
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About Vivian

About Vivian
I care deeply about education and fostering the potential of all students. I have five years of experience tutoring high school, college, and adults in chemistry and math. I taught high school math for two years in Memphis including an entire year of online school during the height of the pandemic. I am passionate, patient, and dedicated and am confident tutoring students of all ages, academic levels, and behavioral levels. I have experience with students who are behind grade level, have behavioral problems, have learning difficulties, or are...

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
I was selected to join Teach For America and served as high school teacher. I was a high school math teacher in Memphis for two years. I taught Algebra 1, Geometry, Bridge Math, ACT Math Prep, and special education Geometry and Algebra 1 courses. I tutored college students in chemistry for 3 years and tutored math for adults while a University student.
Education
Grinnell College
Chemistry
Bachelor's Degree
2015 - 2019

Work Experience

Work Experience
Shelby County Schools, High School Math Teacher
2019 - 2021
●Fostered a safe and welcoming learning environment through open communication, accessible teaching practices, and community building before and during the challenges of the Pandemic ● Created lesson plans aligned with the district curriculum to best meet the needs of my students ● Mastered strategies for teaching virtually including implementing new software, creating systems and games to better engage students, and recording my own instructional videos.
Teach For America Summer 2019, Teacher
2019 - 2021
● Selected from approximately 40,000 applicants nationwide to join national teacher corps comprised of leaders who commit a minimum of two years to teach in public schools. ● Participated in an intensive training program to develop the skills and knowledge needed to achieve significant gains in student achievement. ● Taught in a summer school program run by Teach For America for students in Memphis public schools under the supervision of a faculty of experienced teachers. ● Engaged in a comprehensive program of professional development...
Grinnell College Chemistry Department, Mentor, Tutor, and Lab Assistant for Organic and General Chemistry
2017 - 2019
● Developed problems and review sheets to assist students in their understanding of organic chemistry ● Instruct students in groups of 2 for four hours each week to supplement their in-class study of organic and general chemistry ● Attended general chemistry lab to assist students with lab techniques
Grinnell College Liberal Arts in Prison Program, Math Tutor and Volunteer Teacher at Newton Correctional Facility
2016 - 2019
● Developed a math curriculum based on tutee ability and instructed men in prison weekly in groups of 2-3 in mathematics ranging from arithmetic to algebra, geometry, and trigonometry ● Designed a syllabus for a general science course, a geology course, a creative writing course, and a literary research course and conducted weekly classes for groups of 12-15 men in prison

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