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Nick P.

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Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $60
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  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nick P.

Brooklyn, NY

(2)

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Private Reading Teacher

With a degree in English Literature, reading comprehension has been the most important aspect of my academic carreer. I know how to help you confidently navigate and come to a more complete and nuanced understanding of what you are reading, the main morals, motifs, and main purpose of each piece you read.

Our focus will of course be on coming to a complete and correct understanding of exactly what you are reading. Depending on the level you are at, our sessions will eventually inspire you to develop your own bold and unique opinions on everything that you read going forward.

About Nick

My name is Nick and I have been tutoring in writing since I was in high school. I love to work with students from grade school to grad school and help to make lasting adjustments that improve writing over the long term. I became a Writing Consultant at St. John's University where I worked with h

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June 13, 2018
Viridiana D.
Nick is a wonderful teacher, he is knowledgeable and perceptive. I first came to Nick for help on my essay for my college application. He was able to help me narrow down the options of topics to write about so that I could confidently write about a topic I am passionate about. He continued to help me outline and structure the paper so that it would be organized and academically acceptable, and finally, he helped with editing so that the final copy was ready. A few months later I received my letter of acceptance.
After helping with my college application essay, Nick continued tutoring me through my semester at Community College. he taught me how to do a close reading, to arrange paragraphs, and to better phrase my ideas. He offered new ways to strengthen my writing. Nick is so patient and full of encouragement, I could not have made it through the semester without him.
October 28, 2017
Hadassah
Nick is very patient and knowledgeable. He has helped me reconstruct many paragraphs in essays/college papers that I had to write. He has a keen eye and sees all the little mistakes and ways things could be rewritten to convey point. He has looked over several of my papers and edited them, and also helped me to learn to write better- not just fixing the problem for me. I have watched my grades go from C's to A's over time, he's great !
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Rod K.

(13)
Ridgewood, NY
Starting at $43
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  • Teaches students 5 to 64
  • Masters | Business Administration from Temple University
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Rod K.

Ridgewood, NY

(13)

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30min increments: For =< 60mins lesson, you have to come near to my place; I will come to your place at >= 90mins.

The reading lessons I provide are mostly centered on Test Prep objectives, e.g. GRE/SAT/ACT Reading Comprehension, etc.

(IMPORTANT: Please do NOT book any lessons without confirming with me if we have a match in schedule. I have other obligations besides tutoring so if you do not have a flexible schedule, I recommend other tutors that will match your budget and schedule.)

About Rod

I specialize in NYC Gifted & Talented Test, SHSAT, ACT and also TACHS/HSPT/COOP, SSAT/ISEE, Common Core, Regents, college/graduate admissions tests [i.e. SAT, GRE/GMAT]) and tutor a number of academic subjects in Mathematics (Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus, Linear Algebra), Statistics an

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November 19, 2017
Natalia
I️ was connected to Rod through a tutoring agency. I️ contacted the agency because I️ recently graduated college and wanted to get into grad school but had not taken a math class since the 10th grade. The school I️ was applying to needed a minimum math score for the GRE, which I️ knew would be a enormous stretch for me. Additionally, I️ always had trouble with math and knew I️ would need a tutor to re-teach me everything I️ needed to know to get the score I️ wanted. Initially, the agency connected me to 3 different tutors who were all absolutely terrible! Sometimes they didn’t even know how to answer sample questions in the workbooks! Finally, I was connected to Rod. After our first meeting I️ knew he would be the one who would help me improve. After a month of intense work with him my GRE math scores actually improved a full 12 points! Beyond that, he literally taught me math in a way in which I️ actually understood it. Before I️ just thought I couldn’t learn, but now I’m confident that I️ actually retained everything and it even made sense! I’m so grateful to have met Rod because before him I️ truly felt hopeless. I️ would definitely recommend Rod to anyone who is looking to drastically improve their math skills. If you’re like me and hate math, can’t grasp it, and even feel like you just can’t learn it, then definitely contact Rod now! You won’t be sorry!
September 5, 2017
Jennifer K.
I initially reached out to Rod for Algebra 1 review because I felt that my daughter lacked a solid foundation in algebra. However, after a couple of sessions, we have decided to switch gears toward geometry with Rod’s recommendation. Throughout the geometry lessons, algebra practice was incorporated. I am happy that not only did Rod tailor his lessons to my daughter’s goals but also he gave her a lot of encouragement. My daughter found it extremely helpful that she got to explain and discuss with Rod, which made lessons interactive and real learning. Now going back to school, my daughter feels confident, thanks to Rod!
August 29, 2017
Renée
Rod worked with my daughter weekly for a couple of months leading up to the NYC state tests. With Rod's careful, concerted planning and diligence, my daughter's score went from 2.4 on the 7th grade Math state test, to a 2.8 in 8th grade, which equates to a move from below the 50th percentile, to between the 50th and 75th percentile. My daughter's in-school math instruction was chaotic and disjointed, and I attribute her improvement to Rod's intervention.
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Saran E.

(4)
New York, NY
Starting at $70
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Tamil, Spanish, French, IPA
  • Awarded National Merit Scholar from NMSC
  • Teaching since 2007
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Reading skills. Critical reading skills. Works cited, annoted bibliographies, Reference tools.

About Saran

EXPERIENCE [Specifics] • 10+ years of teaching, training, & tutoring experience. • Tutoring for many undergraduate courses in math/statistics & economics/econometrics, as well as select courses in biology, physics, social sciences, computer science, systems engineering, and other subjects /

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November 12, 2018
Alexis
Great tutor. Helped me with GRE preparation, science courses, and admissions process.
October 8, 2018
Simon
Great tutor and very knowledgeable - helped me with economics and statistics classes and projects.
January 11, 2016
Viollette
Very knowledgable and professional. Saran is obviously intelligent and makes for a great instructor.

Meet Online Reading Teachers Serving Jersey City, NJ

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Rebecca P.

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Reading
Starting at $17
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 to 16
  • Teaches Elementary
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Hi there! I’m a recent Bethel University grad with a degree in Elementary education. I’ve been tutoring children grades K-6 for 6 years! Teaching is my passion and University has given me tools to teach phonics, spelling, and fluency to elementary students of all levels. I also have experience designing curriculum for students with dyslexia. Message me if you’re interested in a free first session, and we’ll discuss a curriculum that’s a right fit for your child!

About Rebecca

Hi there! I’m a recent Bethel University grad with a teaching license in Elementary Education! I’m a daughter of two teachers, so it’s no surprise that I’ve been passionate about teaching for my whole life. I’ve been tutoring math, reading, and writing for over six years! (I started tutoring profe

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Cathryn K.

(21)
Reading
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Vocal Performance from Northeastern Illinois University
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Online Reading Teacher

I love teaching reading to students because it opens up the doors of their imaginations. Good reading is essential and still valued in the United States. I will help those who have small difficulties to not being able to read at all.

About Cathryn

Hello! My name is Cathy and I have been teaching voice (singing) for over 30 years. But don't let that fool you into thinking I'm a stogy old girl who doesn't have a pulse on contemporary music. I teach pop, country, broadway, folk, whatever it is your interested in. I do teach with vocal exerc

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October 16, 2019
Xiuli
April 3, 2019
Xiuli
She is the best teacher!
March 17, 2019
Isabella
Our first lesson went well.. Cathy made our daughter feel welcome and she came straight home to practice..
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Aalok S.

(3)
Reading
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Reading is a skill that you never stop developing. Even success in math and science classes can hinge on reading comprehension. I can help you become a more active reader, ask critical questions, and retain more of what you read.

Whether it's reading in school or for test prep: stop wasting time re-reading things over and over and give me a call!

About Aalok

My name is Aalok and I am a full time professional tutor. I can help students who are struggling, students who are looking to excel, and everyone else in between. I strive for complete satisfaction and never charge for a session unless you are completely satisfied. I've even worked with other t

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September 12, 2015
Donna
Awesome tutor! Breaks down concepts to make it easily digestible and works with your schedule. He gives you great tips that you can't learn from a book. He is very laid back and that helps with the crazy chaos of MCAT studying. Overall, well rounded in the subjects of the MCAT and would work with him again in the future if I needed. I would defintely recommend him for future MCAT test takers.
July 16, 2015
Peter and Kathy G.
Aalok Shah's in depth knowledge of admission testing, coupled with his easy demeanor, made all the difference for our son as he prepped for the college process. In addition to advising our son on the proper material to study, Aalok taught him to strategically tackle each section and manage his question answering time accordingly. He set up realistic weekly goals for our son to meet as well as providing many study guides and materials for his reference. We found Aalok’s advice on college planning extremely useful and he was always readily available to answer any questions that we had. Aalok’s calm and encouraging personality eased the stress surrounding standardized testing. This fall, our son will join the Rutgers University inaugural Honors College Class of 2019 with a full tuition, room & board scholarship worth $102,400. We are extremely grateful to Aalok for the integral role he played in making this happen. We cannot recommend Aalok highly enough to any family who is embarking on the college pathway.
July 16, 2015
Mary M.
I can't say enough about Aalok. His wealth of tutoring experience is certainly a major advantage, however his dedication and work ethic was what impressed us the most. What started out as just a few tutoring sessions for physics evolved into a wonderful relationship, guiding my son through his SATs and ACTs. Unlike many tutors' rigid availability schedules, Aalok went out of his way to work with my son's demanding high school schedule. He established a sincere rapport with my son and continues to touch base with him even now that he's at college. I am happy to recommend Aalok -- he is an exceptional young man and an excellent tutor.

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Average Cost of Reading Lessons in Jersey City, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute reading lessons in Jersey City is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $40 and $240 per hour.
30 min
$42 average
45 min
$56 average
60 min
$73 average

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"My son enjoys taking lessons with Cheryl. His reading pace has improved. She is very patient with him. I would recommend her to others who may be struggling with reading."
- Shawn
Took Reading lessons from Cheryl V.
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"Dr. D is the best! Engaging, knowledgeable, funny and likable! She looked up the education curriculum in our state to make sure she was giving my daughter what she needed! Not only did I enjoy her but my daughter was engaged the whole lesson and wanted to do more! She made sure to keep me informed of how things went! She’s really GREAT!"
- Jaylen
Took Reading lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Best tutor ever."
- Adel
Took Reading lessons from Cheryl V.
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"My lessons with Laurel have been fantastic! She's very patient & knows exactly how to make everything make sense & how to break things down in order give proper analysis in whatever she teaches from piano to singing to basic music theory. She was able to answer any questions I had in full detail. She's a very warm & welcoming person that loves to teach & can do so very well. I highly recommend her as an instructor. She is with out a doubt, a genius of her craft."
- Nick
Took Reading lessons from Laurel S.
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"My lessons with Laurel have been fantastic! She's very patient & knows exactly how to make everything make sense & how to break things down in order give proper analysis in whatever she teaches from piano to singing to basic music theory. She was able to answer any questions I had in full detail. She's a very warm & welcoming person that loves to teach & can do so very well. I highly recommend her as an instructor. She is with out a doubt, a genius of her craft."
- Nick
Took Reading lessons from Laurel S.
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"She is an excellent tutor. We were very happy with the lessons."
- Michael
Took Reading lessons from Jessie M.
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"My name is Olivia Monica is helping me with me reading she is a great teacher to work with and she is make me feel more confidint in my reading."
- Olivia
Took Reading lessons from Monica U.
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"Awesome!!!!!"
- Kenyata
Took Reading lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Great"
- Zakia
Took Reading lessons from Julie L.
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"One of the best people, daughter loved working with her."
- LaDonna Thorne
Took Reading lessons from Monica U.
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