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Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Math, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Math, Pre Algebra, Pre Calculus, SAT, Statistics, Trigonometry
I graduated from Hunter College, CUNY with a BA/MA in Mathematics Education in 2013. I am also a certified New York State Grade 7-12 Mathematics Classroom Teacher since 2013.
I worked as a student teacher in the Bronx in 2013. I have also worked as a substitute teacher. I also do tutoring at Bronx Community College in Math and Statistics. Currently, I work as a part time Adjunct Mathematics Lecturer at Bronx Community College.
I love what I do - to teach Math. I also love to share with my students what I do know in teaching Math because I believe that sharing is caring.
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ACT, ACT English, Acting, ACT Reading, ACT Test Prep, American Government, American History, American Literature, Anthropology, AP English, AP English Literature, AP European History, AP Government and Politics, AP Statistics, AP U.S. History, AP World History, Archaeology, Art History, Broadway Singing, Classical Guitar, College Admissions, Creative Writing, Dance, English, English Literature, ESL, Essay Writing, European History, Film Acting, Film Studies, French, German, Grammar, GRE, Guitar, History, Humanities, Improv Acting, International Business, Language, Life Science, Linguistics, Literature, Method Acting, Music Performance, Music Recording, Opera Voice, Philosophy, Phonics, Physical and Earth Sciences, Physical Science, Physiology, Poetry, Psychology, Public Speaking, Reading, Religious Studies, Science, Singing, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Sociology, Songwriting, Speaking Voice, Speech, Statistics, Study Skills, Test Prep, Theater Acting, TOEFL, Vocabulary, World History, Writing
I have been tutoring and teaching for twenty years for private students as well as at academic institutions (University of Arizona, Southern Mississippi, Phoenix, Capella, and Pima and Gulf Coast Community Colleges. In sessions, I find out what the student really needs and help them achieve realistic goals through thorough evaluation, pacing and persistent challenge. No matter what level of achievement is desired, I customize a lesson plan and learning regimen and guide the student to cross transformational thresholds. I look for and draw out the potential in students and help them achieve the competency they need to be independent learners and succeed in their endeavors professionally and personally.
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First 90 minutes is evaluation and introduction to principles
Subsequent sessions are training in skills with assignments
After six weeks, there is a performance evaluation for performing arts (recital or scheduled performance)
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Gutar and voice (bel canto)
Field Research, Logic and Critical Thinking
Literary and Film Criticism
French and German
Film, Sound and Stage Production
Research writing, critical analysis
Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Arithmetic, Basic Math, Elementary Math, English, GRE, Math, Music Theory, Pre Algebra, Pre Calculus, Reading, SAT, Statistics, Test Prep
A Flinn Scholar, Blake C. graduated from The University of Arizona with a degree in Business Management in 2007 and later returned for a second Bachelor's in Music Theory History and Criticism which was awarded in December of 2013. He will be entering the University of Arizona's Musicology Program next fall in pursuit of a Masters of Music with plans to continue onward toward his PhD.
Blake has tutored since his teens, but began pursuing tutoring seriously during his college career. During his time at The University of Arizona's Strategic Alternative Learning Techniques Center, or SALT Center, he has learned how to help students with learning and attention challenges reach their academic and professional goals. Blake can tutor a wide array of subjects and has developed a wonderful aptitude for taking complex concepts and breaking them down so that they become easy to understand. The SALT Center has relied on his expertise as a Tutor Leader as well, in which capacity he has served with distinction as a mentor and resource to fellow tutors. Blake has also earned his Master Tutor Certification through the College Reading and Learning Association.
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Accounting, ACT Math, Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, American Government, Analytical Chemistry, Analytical Geometry, AP Chemistry, AP Statistics, Arithmetic, Basic Math, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Ecology, Elementary Math, Environmental Chemistry, Geometry, Math, Organic Chemistry, Physical Science, Physics, Pre Algebra, Pre Calculus, Statistics, Thermodynamics, Trigonometry
I want to teach/help college and high school students (K6-12) to learn more and improve their grades.
ACT Math, Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Analytical Geometry, AP Calculus, AP Statistics, Arithmetic, Basic Math, Calculus, Discrete Math, Elementary Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Math, Pre Algebra, Pre Calculus, Statistics, Trigonometry
I am a Math major who graduated from the University of Maryland (UMD) in May of 2013 with Honors, and will graduate with a Masters in Secondary Math Education this month (June 2014). I have had a year of teaching as a student teacher at a high school in Montgomery County, MD, and am am seeking a full time teaching position next year. I am willing and able to tutor in all math subjects, from Pre-Algebra up to Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, Calculus 3, and other college level and basic math. I enjoy working with all age groups and am excited about being able to put my math skills to good use helping students of various ages and skills.
ACT Math, Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Physics, AP Statistics, Arithmetic, Basic Math, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Elementary Math, Fluid Dynamics, French, Genetics, Geometry, Math, Organic Chemistry, Physical and Earth Sciences, Physics, Pre Algebra, Pre Calculus, SAT, Statistics, Study Skills, Test Prep, Thermodynamics, Trigonometry, Vocabulary
~ I am a Millennium Academy graduate who breaks down all of the complexities that are found throughout math and science. I have also taught many middle-school children math and science overseas and participated in several volunteer mentoring programs throughout my community.
I personally love geometry, because it is one of the easiest, but yet most challenging to students. I am patient and understanding, because I have worked with a diversity of people over the span of 16 countries throughout the world, as well as contributing to an 'A' that my doctoral student earned in her statistics assignment. I am majoring in mechanical engineering, so naturally, I maintain an exemplary study ethic that inspires my students to achieve more.
All in all, I bring results. I know how to relate to my students, by incorporating some of the things that they like (sports, hobbies, music, etc...) into their most challenging courses in order for them to eventually foster a passion for them. I make a conscious effort to work at each student's own paste, essentially building up on their weak points and refining their strong ones. I make sure I decompose enigmatic topics into components the can be more easily gestated by my students, effectively increasing their grades and giving them self-confidence and optimism for their future of academic pursuit. I guarantee commitment, punctuality, and a passion for training my students to be the best.
I am also freshman in college who loves sharing his knowledge with others. I was always the kid in class who was always trying to make all of the rest understand. In my junior year, I tutored Seniors math for their ACT test. I scored a 30 myself. Their scores improved by huge margins in a fortnight due to their devotion to my tutoring methods. Although I am young, I am also well learned. I have been to over 16 countries in the world, including France, the UK and even Djibouti in the horn of Africa. As a result of these extended expeditions, I can fluently speak French and can partially speak Spanish. I am well versed in math and in the natural sciences (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) as well, and provide tutoring services in those fields. I have completed AP Calculus in my senior year, and I have completed Chemistry II, Physics II and Biology II(I also tutor in those fields, as well as French) during my voyages. I have also been to winner of many STEM-related competitions, by demonstrating exemplary leadership qualities and brainstorming up blue-sky ideas. I am a Mental-math prodigy and a great tutor, and I am the paragon of patience and understanding. Watch as you astound yourself by rapidly taking the reins in your previously 'toughest' courses. ~
As I mentioned above, I have traveled to many places in the world. Between those places I've met a plethora of people who fostered vast disparities in personality, opinion, socio-political viewpoints and even language. Nevertheless, they all shared one common similarity: they all had potential. Many of the great thinkers in our textbooks were not born with the abilities that we so vividly depict them with. Many of them had innate talents and potentials that were honed by individuals. These 'Individuals' unveiled the hidden talents of these prestigious polymaths, which paved the way to their memorial legacies. In its most fundamental definition, these 'individuals' were tutors. Like a hammer and anvil to steel, they molded these seemingly innocuous characters to be the Albert Einstein, Isaac Newton and George Washington Carver, we all know so well. They sat on the shoulders of Giants per se. And I intend to elevate my students to those shoulders.
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