2010 - S.B. in Materials Science and Engineering from MIT with a Romance Languages Concentration from Harvard.
Private Instructor + Mentor
Not an "hourglass" tutor. Efficient/Productive session designed to maximize the learning and retention by student while trying to minimize cost to parent/client.
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ExperienceMIT alumnus/ Silver Knight: '06 General Scholarship/ Gates Millenium Scholar with great interpersonal skills. Specialize in AP/AICE/IB/Cambridge/Gifted/Honors programs. I am very patient with students and good at simplifying the material taught in order to facilitate students' ability to digest it and see the greater significance in the material being taught. Good revision techniques. Very caring about students and their personal academic/leadership progress throughout this important stage in life. Good role model. Fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
-1500/1600 SAT I Score
-Salutatorian in High School
-Scored a 5 in AP European History, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Biology, AP American History, AP Human Geography, AP American Government
-Scored a 4 in AP English Literature, AP Statistics, AP Physics B, AP Physics C
-National AP Scholar Award, University of Miami Book Award for
Academic Excellence, General Scholarship Silver Knight, Gates-Millennium Scholar, Toyota Scholar
- 2nd Place Winner of the 2007 MIT and Dow Materials Engineering Contest for converting animal droppings to biogas energy in Nicaragua.
-Research on photonic gels at MIT's Thomas Laboratory and hybrid quantum-dot/organic LED's at the Catalonian Institute for Chemical Research
-Thesis on developing photonic crystals tunable within the visible regime for the restaurant el Bulli.
Hobbies-playing flamenco guitar (http://vivacapricho.com)
-playing the piano
-innovating/commercializing products and ideas
-connecting with cultures from around the world
-the convergence of art, science, technology, and people
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