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Rod K.

14 Reviews
Ridgewood, NY
Starting at $50
  • Awarded Dean Certificate of Excellence (GPA=3.81) from Temple University, PA
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches College
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Rod K.

14 Reviews
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120 mins lessons only with 30mins increments.

If you are a first time GRE test taker, or have taken it but are disappointed with your score because you did not preprare well enough, then perhaps I can help you!

What you need to learn about this test is how to navigate yourself through each section avoiding many of the "traps" ETS designed for the unprepared and unwary.

I will prepare you step-by-step until you reach a relatively good level of preparedness and confidence.

120mins/lesson.

(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 standardized testing (including GRE, ACT, SHSAT, among others) or Test Prep in general and tutor a number of academic subjects in Mathematics (Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus, Linear Algebra), Statistics and Science (especially Physics). I have bachelor's and master's degrees

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ANGELO C.
Rod is very professional and responsible..
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!
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!

Aleksander R.

5 Reviews
Staten Island, NY
Starting at $67
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Aleksander R.

5 Reviews
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High quality preparation for GRE Verbal with demonstrated results.

About Aleksander

Dear Student: I am am an Instructor with over 10 years of experience helping students learn and do well on their tests. By utilizing unique teaching methodology, I approach each student's needs and learning styles individually and develop customized lesson plan. To date, 100% of my students pa

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Bea R Shemesh
Excellent teacher, very well-versed in subject matter!
Matthew
Aleksander was a pleasure to work with. On time, professional, and very knowledgeable about QuickBooks. He is a great teacher - I would recommend him to anyone that needs help with QuickBooks. Thanks Aleksander!

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Marina Grekova
Aleksander helped my son prepare for Regents Exams in Math (Algebra, Geometry and Trig.), English and SAT. The results were spectacular. He graduated high school with 98% average in Math and English. He scored above 1500 on the SAT and was accepted into a school of his choice with a scholarship. Aleksander guided us through with college application process, helped fill out FAFSA, and helped my son select a major he is happy with. Great instructor! Great person!
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Leona K.

14 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $250
  • Speaks Russian, Italian
  • Bachelor of Arts from New York University
  • Teaches College
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Leona K.

14 Reviews
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I've been teaching GRE preparation for 6 years and my students have increased the Quantitative and Analytic sections of their GRE scores over 30 points from their initial scores.

I create a personalized daily syllabus that caters to each student's individual strengths and weakness, and check in with my students daily to make sure that they are completing their homework assignments and have no questions.

My program is rigorous and demanding, but leads to significantly higher scores very quickly. I do not give my students a chance to slack off or to stop doing their homework assignments because students are required to enter when they have completed their homework assignments, their scores, and their vocabulary words daily through a virtual tracking system that I have created.

I provide a book list including The Educational Testing Service and Kaplan books, though can work with whatever books students already have. I incorporate technology to keep students engaged.

I

About Leona

Leona K. is available for in-home, in-studio, and online lessons worldwide! Leona has been tutoring students of all ages in academic subjects, test preparation, and violin instruction for over 14 years, since 2001. One of Leona's elementary school students who started lessons with poor grades was n

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Alisa
Amazing so far!
Gabriel
Leona is an exceptional teacher. From the very beginning of our lesson she made me feel comfortable with getting to the root cause of the mistakes that I’ve made on past GRE exams. She is easy to work with and didn’t waste a moment of our time. I felt relaxed and the content that I was shaky on before we started the lesson was made clear and I feel more confident than I’ve ever felt in answer the specific questions we went over, which were quite a few. Extremely grateful. I’m also happy that she assigned homework before our next lesson. It really helps gauge progress. Excellent teacher!
Matthew H.
Leona has been my life coach for several sessions now and I could not more highly recommend her. Depending on what information she is given beforehand, she will research the situation of the particular student (what career field they are considering for example) and bring what she has learned to the session. She then will listen intently to the student to find out what they want and what is most important to them. After that she will make excellent recommendations designed to maximize the chance that the student will succeed. After having several sessions with her, I can confidently say that every piece of advice she gives leads to a positive outcome if followed. For these reasons, I wholeheartedly recommend her.

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Haijing W.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Mandarin
  • Teaching since 2015
  • BA from University of Virginia
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Haijing W.

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Hi there! First, I understand the pain of taking a standardized test, it sucks and we have to deal it somehow:) I went through the GRE preparation myself and got a pretty good score (170+163). I would give you a diagnosis mini-test at beginning, and create a customized study plan for you. Of course, I will share with you my secrets and study tips, and show you how to apply them in a real timed test condition.
I also have all the preparation materials of GRE and a software that you could take timed test, which means you do not have to purchase anything more for your study. I look forward to talking to you and helping you to reaching your ideal scores!

About Haijing

Hi there! This is Haijing :) I have two years experience as teaching assistant of Chinese classes which include Chinese 101 and advanced 201. In addition, I worked as peer teacher at international center in my college to teach mandarin to my fellow students. I also enjoy tutoring students in

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Ximena A.
My daughter is very happy with her instructor! She ira very existed to learn, instructor is very professional!
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Simeon S.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Awarded Top 50 Tutors, USA from WyzAnt
  • Teaches College
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Simeon S.

7 Reviews
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The GRE is among my favorite standardized tests. The math is manageable, the reading is predictable, and the essay component is almost fun!

About Simeon

The most important attributes of any teacher are empathy and patience. I currently attend Harvard University and work as a professional writer and tutor. I've lived all over the United States, although I grew up in Scotland of all places. My scores on the SAT and ACT were perfect (1600 and 36 re

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Lucas
Words cannot express how awesome Simeon is....but here is an attempt. As parents, my wife and I cannot say enough great things about Simeon. Our child was preparing for his second attempt at the SAT's. Our child has a 4.0 GPA but did not do as well as he would have liked on the SAT's his first time. Our son was hesitant at first to work with a tutor since he thought he could prepare on his own and improve his score but as parents, we decided he needed outside help. That's when we found Simeon. Our son not only increased his SAT scores by almost 100 points in a very short window, but he extremely enjoyed his time with Simeon. Now that he and Simeon no longer meet on a weekly basis our son misses his time with Simeon. Simeon is extremely intelligent and has a way of explaining the concepts in a manner that anyone can understand. Simeon truly cares about the students he works with. We have another child entering high school next year and you better believe if he needs any tutoring Simeon will be getting a call.
Thelma A.
Very intellectual and patient ... Cares and wanted to help .
Sadie
Simeon has been an absolutely invaluable resource for my SAT prep. His encouragement is appropriately supplemented by challenging material and (appropriately) challenging expectations. He manages to make studying for the SAT fun rather than a laborious task and I could not recommend him more.
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Farobag C.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Music, Gujarati, French
  • Teaches High School, College
  • Awarded 2004 Excellence in Performing Arts or Literature from FEZANA
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Farobag C.

40 Reviews
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Online GRE Teacher

Both Reading and Math sectors covered

About Farobag

Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra since 1985, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literature as

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Anginetta
Very good instructor
Ellen
Learned a lot, very pleased with my first session.
Dot K.
Truly loves to teach. Kind , patient. Loves children and it shows. Remarkable how Mr. Cooper can bring out the best in his students.

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Average Cost of GRE Lessons in Brooklyn, NY

The average cost of 60-minute GRE lessons in Brooklyn is $91. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $255 per hour.
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"He was super great with the Math portion of the GRE material! Super helpful!"
Christine
Took GRE lessons from Daniel F.
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"Gerardo is a very smart and patient person. He demonstrated in depth knowledge and proficiency on the GRE quantitative section. Likewise, his passion for math made the subject easily accessible. Our lessons were worth every dollar spent."
Nick
Took GRE lessons from Gerardo M.
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"Preparing for the GRE test was a little stressful. I did not know what topics I should focus on in the little time I had, but Bill was able to break all the content into manageable sections. We managed to cover almost all the topics and my test went really well!"
Hannah
Took GRE lessons from Bill L.
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"Bill is superb at asking leading questions to discover my own weaknesses and mistakes so we can fix them together and get to the correct answer.
 
Having someone to bounce various approaches to a problem really helped me understand how to solve the exercises as opposed to just memorizing the solutions"
Leah
Took GRE lessons from Bill L.
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"Rod was very helpful when it came to helping me prepare for my GRE. After Rod's help, my overall scored increased by 8 points. I was very happy with his tutoring and would highly recommend him. He makes the information easy to understand as well as fun to learn."
Leah
Took GRE lessons from Rod K.
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"Daniel tutored me for about 8 weeks, 2-3 times a week for the GRE. He was friendly, knew his stuff, and definitely helped me to remember my high school math from over 5 years ago. Great tutoring experience!"
Amy K.
Took GRE lessons from Daniel F.
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"My first class with Leona went well and was very productive"
Svetlana
Took GRE lessons from Leona K.
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"Very helpful in explaining math concepts! He helped me raise my quantitative score from a 149 to a 158 in just 2 weeks!"
Maya
Took GRE lessons from Matthew H.
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"After my first sessions, I am really excited to continue on! I am looking forward to seeing how much I can improve on the GRE!"
Christie Brock
Took GRE lessons from Leona K.
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"He knows his math subjects and material and I have learned new tricks to make working problems quicker. He is punctual and organized and I greatly appreciate that as well."
Cecili
Took GRE lessons from Matthew H.
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