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$15/h
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Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by David
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • History
  • Geography
  • Geohistory
  • Social Studies
  • Mythology
Levels
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • College

Science enthusiast, physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, social studies, history, mythology, and earth sciences

Methodology

I am a graduate of the prestigious University of Minnesota - Twin Cities in two of their undergraduate colleges. In their college of science and engineering, I graduated with a degree in Earth Sciences, which emphasizes Geochemistry and Hydrogeology, and in the university's college of liberal arts, I graduated with a degree in Linguistics.

Background

I am a graduate of the prestigious University of Minnesota - Twin Cities in two of their undergraduate colleges. In their college of science and engineering, I graduated with a degree in Earth Sciences, which emphasizes Geochemistry and Hydrogeology, and in the university's college of liberal arts, I graduated with a degree in Linguistics. In addition, I have several years teaching experience in international schools where I taught math and science abroad.

Rates

Transportation Fee : $15
Rate for online lessons : $15/h
Lessons offered by David
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • History
  • Geography
  • Geohistory
  • Social Studies
  • Mythology
Levels
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • College

David's resume

David Humphrey
(concealed information) (concealed information)
Skype: johnquincysmith
Date of Birth: 6 September, 1989

Education

International House – Bangkok (Bangkok, Thailand)
CELTA - Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults, 2013

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States)
Bachelor of Science in Earth Sciences (emphases in Geochemistry and Hydrogeology), Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics, 2010 - 2013

Boston University (Boston, Massachusetts, United States)
B.A. (not completed), Chemistry, Earth Science (Declared, never completed), 2008 - 2009

Experience

Mathematics and Computer Science Professor at Jiangsu College of International Education (Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, China)
June 2016 – October 2016
Though this was not a position I actually filled, I feel I should mention it since I had numerous day and week-long jobs while I was waiting for the visa the employer wanted for me to be a Chinese worker. The visa took a long time for me to get, and after four months of going through this application process, my parents ran out of the money for me to continue staying in Thailand, so I had to return home.

English Teacher at A-Sheep Education (Bangkok, Thailand)
January 2016 – May 2016
I'm teaching young adults basic English language learning skills.

Computer Science Teacher at APU International School (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam)
September 2015 - January 2016
I taught Computer Science to Secondary level students as well as English to a primary level student group. That group of students was about 10-11 years old.

Freelance work in Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
January 2015 – Present
I do freelance work in GIS, mostly involving the use of the software programs ArcGIS, SketchUp 2015, AutoCAD Map 3D, Bentley Microstation, and Python.

IGCSE/A-Level Chemistry Teacher at Myanmar International School (MIS) (Yangon, Myanmar)
September 2014 – January 2015 (5 months)
I teach Chemistry to Year 10 through Year 13 students at an internationally-accredited school in Yangon, Myanmar. I teach according to the A-Level and IGCSE curricula from Cambridge International Examinations and assign the examinations to the students in Year 11 (IGCSE), Year 12 (AS-Level), and Year 13 (full A-Level). I also managed the laboratory for the school.

Physics and Chemistry Teacher (A-Level and IGCSE) at Yothinburana School – International Programme (Bangkok, Thailand)
April 2014 – September 2014 (6 months)
I taught Physics and Chemistry to Year 8 through Year 13 students at an internationally-accredited school in Bangkok, Thailand. I teach according to the A-Level and IGCSE curricula from Cambridge International Examinations and assign the examinations to the students in Year 11 (IGCSE), Year 12 (AS-Level), and Year 13 (full A-Level).

Corporate English Teacher at Language Express (Bangkok, Thailand).
June 2014 – September 2014 (4 months)
I taught English to Business and Corporations in Bangkok, as well as serving as a private tutor through the company for IELTS, IGCSE, GED, and SAT examinations.

English Teacher at English Learning Center, (Minneapolis, MN, USA)
September 2013 – January 2014 (5 months)
I taught English primarily to new immigrants, all adults.

Science Tutor at University of Minnesota - McNamara Academic Center for Student-Athletes (Minneapolis, MN, USA)
October 2012 - February 2013 (5 months)
I tutor Division I student-athletes in Earth Science coursework, primarily in Earth Sciences, but also in Maths and Chemistry.

Intern at Capitol Region Watershed District (St. Paul, MN, USA)
October 2011 - May 2012 (8 months)
Collected and maintained water level data for the city of St. Paul. Involved use of ArcGIS software.

Speaker and Demonstrater at University of Minnesota - Chemistry Outreach Program (Minneapolis, MN, USA)
December 2010 - May 2012 (1 year 6 months)
Volunteer work.

Teaching Assistant at University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN, USA)
September 2010 - May 2011 (9 months)
Teaching Assistant and Lab Instructor/Lecturer for the introductory Geology course.

Hornline Instructor – Mankato Area 77 Lancers Marching Band (Mankato, MN, USA)
April 2010 - August 2010 (4 months)

Languages

English (Native)
Spanish (Elementary Proficiency)
Arabic (Elementary Proficiency)
Burmese (Beginner)
Russian (Beginner)

Travel Experience:

United States (lived in), Canada, United Kingdom (lived in), France, Australia, New Zealand, Peru, Israel, Palestinian Territories, Jordan, China, Taiwan, Thailand (lived in), Malaysia, Singapore, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar (Burma) (lived in), Vietnam (lived in)


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