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Luz Elena G.

USD $20/hr

MIT graduate in Mathematics and Computer Science

Tutor Information


I'm a former Math Olympiad competitor. I got a double degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from MIT in May 2022. I love teaching and learning from teaching and I've been involved in teaching projects since 2018. I worked as a Lab Assistant and as a Teaching Assistant for MIT courses 6.009 and 6.042. I've also worked as tutor for the MIT EECS department and the MIT Math department.


Bogotá, Bogota D.C., Colombia


Spanish, English, Portuguese




Middle School
High School
I want to learn a new hobby


Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2018 - 2022
Bachelor of science, Mathematics and computer science

Work Experience

MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

September 2020 - December 2020
Teaching Assistant
-Lead two 1-hour recitation sessions and two 2-hour office hours sessions per week for the MIT course Mathematics for Computer Science (6.042). - Answer students’ questions in the course’s online forum. - Assist the creation and grading of problem sets and midterms.

MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

February 2019 - May 2020
Lab Assistant
-Worked in office hours of the MIT course Fundamentals of Programming (6.009) helping 10-15 students per week through 1-1 discussions. -Completed and reviewed class assignments before they were released to the students. -Assessed students’ approach, understanding and coding practices during the assignments. -Awarded a certificate of achievement in Spring 2019 for helping the greatest number of students throughout the semester.


Fun Prepared Projects

Ms. Luz is a wonderful tutor; she comes to the sessions prepared with study examples based on my areas of need. She is also flexible if there is a particular study problem that I am having. I recommend her.
By: Elena