Maria is a creative, dynamic, and engaging young tutor.Originally from Vancouver, British Columbia, Maria moved to Ottawa in 2012. She completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature and went on to pursue her Master's degree in English Literature on full scholarship at Carleton University. She is currently completing her Bachelor of Education at the University of Ottawa. Maria has extensive experience in the field of Education. She worked as an Educational Assistant with the Vancouver Catholic School Board for over five years and was a Teaching Assistant at Carleton University for two years. She has a great deal of experience tutoring students of all ages. Her experience coaching youth sports further adds to her understandings of youth needs, both in and out of the classroom.
Maria believes in the importance of communication and teamwork. ForMaria, learning is a lifelong endeavour that must be nurtured with curiosity and fun. Maria strives to make students feel safe, valuable, and important. As such, her teaching style works to accommodate all learning needs, exceptionalities, and abilities.