Senior Math & Science Tutor
Monika has always had a passion for teaching and learning. After finishing high school, she applied to the Concurrent Teachers Education Program at the University of Toronto, with hopes to become a math and science teacher. Monika graduated with a Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto, majoring in Biology and Biochemistry. She then went on to complete her Bachelors of Education at OISE and is an OCT certified Intermediate/Senior Biology/Chemistry and mathematics teacher.
As a teacher, Monika has taught in many different types of classes within TDSB and TCDSB, ranging from grade 8 middle school classes, all the way to grade 11 math and grade 11 and 12 sciences. Furthermore, she has worked as a Chemistry Lab Demonstrator at the University of Toronto for the past two years. Monika also has tutoring experiences with students grades 1 through 9, tutoring subjects such as mathematics, english and social studies.
Some of her additional qualifications include TRIBES training which emphasizes collaborative learning, as well as TEFL. Monika believes learning should be fun and creative, and she herself looks forward to learning something new everyday. As Michelangelo once said, “Ancora Imparo! ”
Monika balances her busy lifestyle with outdoor activities such as hiking and canoeing, and also enjoys cooking and playing guitar.