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Thomas - Prof spanish - Atlanta
$20/h
1st lesson free!
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Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Thomas
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • Spanish
  • Vocabulary - Spanish
  • Writing comprehension - Spanish
  • Writing expression - Spanish
  • DELE
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College / University
  • Adult Education
  • MBA
  • ILR Level 0
  • ILR Level 1
  • ILR Level 2
  • ILR Level 3
  • ILR Level 4
  • ILR Level 5
  • Other
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Proficient
  • children

Spanish for English Speakers, Experience as a one-on-one Spanish tutor, DELE certified in Argentina. Lover of Language and Learning!

Methodology

I prefer the communicative approach for general conversation. However I am flexible and am happy to focus on the needs of the individual and cater to their specific goals, whether it be to improve conversational Spanish, improve writing skills or reading comprehension.

Background

I have lived and taught Spanish and English, in the United States, Colombia and Argentina. My students have ranged from middle school to college age and even some professionals. I am a trained Medical Spanish Interpreter and am currently enrolled in medical school here in the U.S.

Rates

Transportation Fee : $5
Rate for online lessons : $20/h

Details

$20 cancellation fee if less than 24 hrs advanced notice

Lessons offered by Thomas
Individual
The lessons will be held
Chez le professeur
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Spanish
  • Vocabulary - Spanish
  • Writing comprehension - Spanish
  • Writing expression - Spanish
  • DELE
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College / University
  • Adult Education
  • MBA
  • ILR Level 0
  • ILR Level 1
  • ILR Level 2
  • ILR Level 3
  • ILR Level 4
  • ILR Level 5
  • Other
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Proficient
  • children

Thomas's resume

Thomas F. Whitlark

EDUCATION
Clemson University Clemson,SC
B.S. in Biochemistry Cum Laude May 2015
Minor in Spanish Lang. GPA: 3.74/4.00
Iptay Academic Scholarship
SC Life Scholarship/Enhancement

SPECIAL SKILLS AND EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
Language -
Successful completion and certification of 40 hour Medical Interpreting/Ethics Course(Spanish) Bridging the Gap at Lexington Medical Center
2 semesters of language and cultural study at La Universidad Blas Pascal, Córdoba, Argentina
Certified diploma of Spanish fluency by the Cervantes Institute 2014 DELE Exam
5 month internship in Galatea S.A. microbiological food testing laboratory, Córdoba, Argentina
Coauthor/translator of Jose Luque’s graphic novel Heredores del Siglo 20
Volunteer-
Medical shadowing with Clemson Medical Experience Development, Clemson University and AnMed
Health. Spring semester 2015
Volunteer food distributor with G.A.N.A.S. Foundation nonprofit aid group for youth and adults in poverty,
Córdoba, Argentina. September 2013- January 2014
Awards-
Dean’s List Spring 2012 and Spring 2013 Clemson University
Presidents List Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 Clemson University


WORK EXPERIENCE
Colombian Ministry of Education English Instructor Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia S.A.
Instructor(Fellow) and Assistant Instructor of English, Grades 9-11 at I.E.D. Rodrigo Galvan De La Bastidas(Public School) March 2016-November 2017
Planned and assisted in the planning of Basic English grammar and speaking classes for students of 9th, 10th and 11th grades. Participated in several teacher capacitations given by Heart for Change and the Ministry of Education. Participated in several Multicultural events with music and brief theatre performances in English

Good Samaritan Clinic Columbia, SC
Spanish Interpreter May 2015 March 2016 Doctor/patient exam room interpreting for monolingual Spanish speaking patients.
Triage and intake of patients, patient interviewing and processing.

William Marcotte Research Group Clemson, SC
Research Assistant August 2014 May 2015
Researched the function of terminal protein domains in the spontaneous assembly of major ampullate
spider silk.
Midi prep of DNA by alkaline lysis, restriction digests and ligations of DNA and plasmids, gel
electrophoresis, bacterial transformation and plasmid cloning.

Galatea Group S.A. Córdoba, Argentina
Microbiological Lab Tech. February 2014 June 2014
Tested and qualified restaurant, factory and hospital food and water samples for bacterial contamination.
Collected samples, traveling to hospitals, restaurants and various food manufacturing plants.

Rhett C. Smith Research Group Clemson, SC
Research Assistant August 2012 June 2013
Assisted Ph.D students in organic polymer research including development of fluorescent sensors of toxins
and enzyme mimetics.
Performed organic synthesis reactions, purifications, chromatography and well as NMR spectroscopy

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