Meet our Handpicked Tutors and their Stories

MONIQUE MONTOUTE

    • School: Completed B.A. in Neuroscience in Wellesley College, Massachusetts in 2020; Study Abroad in Neuroscience and Linguistic, Jacobs University Bremen, Germany, 2016-2017; Linguistic Study of Bilingualism coursework in MIT 
    • Strength as a tutor: 
      • Kind and respectful
      • Receptive to my students: I strive to make the lessons relevant and personal to the student. 
      • Mentorship in teaching:  For me it is more than just teaching information. It's helping my students grow as individuals 
    • 3 adjectives that best describes you
      • Inquisitive
      • Genuine
      • Encouraging
  • Extra-curricular activities 
    • Past: Soccer, Martial Arts, College Choir, Summer Camp Counseling
    • Current: Volunteer International Young Adult Bible Study on Saturdays

Scheduling your Class: 

* Sign up for one session (as a trial): You can directly sign up for one session as a trial on our website. Or you can also skip the trial class. After your payment is made, our admin will send you a confirmation email that connects you and your tutor. After that  your tutor will send you a greeting email to schedule a class day/time with you and get ready for your lesson. 

* Sign up for one unit (8 sessions): If you confirm that you would like to sign up for one unit (=8 sessions), our admin will send you an invoice and a confirmation email that connects you and your tutor.  Your tutor will send you a welcoming email. 

 

 

Monique's Availability:

  • Time Zone: EST 
  • Available time: M-F, SU 9AM-4PM EST
  • Not Available time: SA EST 

Students: Elementary, Middle, & High School

Available Tutoring:

  • Intro to Neuroscience (Middle & High School Age)
    • Learn about the brain, nervous system and how these networks affect our emotions and behaviour! Lessons will include discussions, assignments, and information that will prepare you for a future in science. American Biology Textbook will be used. Take-home review activities will be assigned weekly
  • Brain Blast (Younger Students, K-5)
    • Hands on discovery of the brain and body of humans and the animals around us! Lessons include observations, experiments, & games. Great for young minds to explore the world of biology. Take-home review activities will be assigned weekly
  • Math Help
    • G4-6 (Middle School Math)
    • Help make your math problem-solving explicit, SSAT math practice, word problems
  • Science Homework Help 
    • Make homework fun and fast with Science Homework Help. Tutor will assist students with homework and review school lessons related to science
  • Beginner’s Spanish (Young Students, K-5)
    • Learn basic Spanish with ease!  Everyday phrases & vocabulary, animals & colors, and counting with ease. Join in the journey of learning a new language. Lessons include interactive activities, writing exercises, and take-home review assignments

Cancellation and Refund: 

  • You can cancel the classes any time. The cancellation should be made in advance in writing. The remaining untaught classes after the cancellation notification will be refunded.  
  • If you unable to attend a class you booked, our cancellation policy will be applied. 
    • You can cancel a class 24 hours before the start of the scheduled class without penalty. 
    • If you cancel it within 24 hours of the start time, there is a late cancellation fee ($10). 
    • If you miss a class without canceling ahead of time,​ the class will be counted as an absence, and there will be no refunds or rescheduling (100% class fee for the session will be applied) because the tutor’s hour was already taken.