SPRING PROGRAM EXPRESS INSTRUCTORS 2021

Jessica Prakash

Math

I was a Learn to Express Instructor during the fall 2020 term. I am a senior in high school, currently taking AP Calculus AB and AP Statistics! I love to be with children and have always volunteered to help them since the early age of 11 years old.

Ethan Zlochwer

- Math

- I worked with children through a program called the friendship initiative

Alishba Hashmi

Math

I have tutored and work towards helping elementary children work towards their educational goals for the past 5 years through school program like NHS and a part-time job at Kumon tutoring center.

Parwinder Kainth

Grade 2 Reading

- Have been in multiple book founds in school - Featured in OCAD U art show promoting a greener campus - Participated in world renowned art prove event in Luxembourg, link of certification below - Been in many art shows including my schools and in my community, such as Beaux arts Liminality art show

Paula Torbay

- History and Math

- I have tutored kids in the past and I try to teach so kids will understand what they are trying to learn.

Alya Abufele

- Reading

- An accomplishment I am very proud of is winning first place (in Spanish)category at a world languages competition! I have read many books and I wish to continue with my reading passion.

Abbeny Solis

Arts & Crafts

President of National Honor Society, Texas Student Hero Award recipient, Student Council Secretary & Chair for the Energy and Environment Committee, Vice President for HCISD’s Student Advisory Board.

Matilde Bernal

Piano

I have been playing piano for 8 years as a student for the University of Michigan School of Music and the University of Miami's Frost School of Music

Moie Brenner

Math

I am currently in AP Calculus AB and plan to take AP Calculus BC and AP Statistics next school year. I also am a part of my schools math honor society.

DashnideVillarson

Math

I have taken multiple honor classes in the subject of math. I have tutored children in the past in the subject of math.

Ella Kaufman

Science

I am the owner of a healthcare community service organization. I write medical articles for a medical organization. I volunteer at a local pain management clinic. I am passionate about biology and medicine, and recently advanced to the regional science fair. I have continuous research involving regenerative medicine and artificial organs.

Laura Deoliveria

- Science

- Member and tutor at National Science Honor Society, Cofounder of GirlsUp at Coral Reef Senior high Team, captain of Over the Rainbow for Relay for Life

Margaret Lee Sumerau

Ballet

I have been a competitive dancer for about 10 years. I have competed in ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, and musical theater. In 2019 I was awarded “Dancer of the Year” at my studio for my positive attitude and strong work ethic. In the summer time I help teach younger dancers in summer camps at my studio assisting the teachers.

Adrianna Vergara

- Reading

- I am a college student, I have tutored elementary students before, I volunteered at a local day care Graduated high school with a high GPA, I have received academic awards

Lily Snell

Baking

I love to bake and try out new recipes! I also love to inspire people to try new foods and things. I think finding food that is healthy but also delicious, is so important if you want to eat healthy because then you won’t find eating healthy things.

Jamie Shapiro

Hip Hop

I was a dance student for about 5 years and I used to teach a beginners class at Dance Theatre, Parkland.

Adharasha Ramesh

- Singing

- I taught a couple of songs to both my elementary and middle school students along with a few warmups that they can do at home to practice using their voices while having fun!