Personal Statement

Kara is a passionate AP Spanish teacher at a nationally ranked school in Wilmington, Delaware. Having worked with middle and high school students for several years, she has experience teaching all levels of Spanish, from beginner to advanced placement. Kara’s background includes an undergraduate double-major degree in Spanish and Psychology from Bridgewater College, and a master of arts in Spanish with a linguistics concentration from Middlebury College. As a part of her studies, she spent a semester in Quito, Ecuador, and a year in Madrid, Spain. Her travels have inspired her to continue to be a lifelong learner and to bring the world to her students. She thrives when students make connections between the culture and language, take risks, and grow in their confidence to communicate.

In Person and Online Tutoring

Experienced Teacher and Mentor

Masters Degree

  • Masters – Spanish Linguistics Concentration, Middlebury College
  • BA – Spanish and Psychology, Bridgewater College
  • AP Psychology
  • AP Spanish
  • ESL
  • Online Tutoring
  • Psychology
  • Spanish
  • Subject Test Prep
  • Writing
  • Academy of American Poets Award, 1995
  • Americorps Grant, 1996, 1997