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Brittany H.

Hamden, CT

$65/hr

Ivy League Tutor with Experience in Test Prep, Math, and More!

Background check passed as of 2/20/14
Usually responds in about 16 hours

Ivy League Tutor with Experience in Test Prep, Math, and More!

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I offer tutoring for a wide range of subjects, SAT, ACT, and AP prep, and college application counseling throughout Connecticut! I was accepted to 12 universities, including Yale University, the University of Pennsylvania, New York University, Fordham University, Boston College, Boston University, and Northeastern University. I graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in Psychology and a minor in Education, and tutored and mentored students through school-university partnerships during my time there. I have extensive experience in teaching SAT and ACT prep, mathematics, and reading. I am passionate about helping students unlock their true academic potential, and I would love to help you achieve your academic and college admissions goals!

Testimonials

"You Could Not Possibly Do Better than Brittany as Your Child's Math Tutor"

- Gary, Guilford, CT on 8/19/14

"My Daughter Is Very Pleased with Her Lessons with Brittany "

- Kathleen, Cheshire, CT on 8/29/14

"Excellent Teacher - Very Relatable"

- LynnAnn, North Branford, CT on 6/24/14

"Simply Great"

- Hari, Woodbridge, CT on 5/28/14

"Perfect fit!"

- Jennifer, Hamden, CT on 4/11/14

"Detailed and Personable"

- Lorraine, Stratford, CT on 3/15/14
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Psychology, Sociology
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
History:
Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary (K-6th), English, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, ASVAB, College Counseling, GED, ISEE, Praxis, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, SSAT
Corporate Training:
College Counseling, General Computer, Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Brittany’s Resources

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For a sentence starting with 'who,' the 'who' is the subject. In your example, "Who is that girl?", who is the subject. Why? Because the "who" is performing the action (being), rather than the girl.   Hope this helps!

To solve this logic problem, I used each statement in the problem as evidence, and worked through to find each person's role.   Mr. Friedrichsen lives near the doctor and the teacher. -> Mr. Friedrichsen is not the doctor or teacher. Ms. Davis is not the doctor or the...

University of Pennsylvania
Psychology, Education

Education

University of Pennsylvania (Psychology, Education)

You Could Not Possibly Do Better than Brittany as Your Child's Math Tutor — As you can see by the title, we can't give enough accolades about Brittany. She's tutoring our son in Algebra 2 this summer, which he struggled with, so that he'll be prepared for precalculus this school year. She communicates with us promptly and thoroughly to develop lessons. She brings multiple worksheets and teaches in a way our son is responding very well to. She is energetic, upbeat, thorou ...

— Gary, Guilford, CT on 8/19/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $65.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Brittany will travel within 10 miles of Hamden, CT 06517.


About Brittany

I offer tutoring for a wide range of subjects, SAT, ACT, and AP prep, and college application counseling throughout Connecticut! I was accepted to 12 universities, including Yale University, the University of Pennsylvania, New York University, Fordham University, Boston College, Boston University, and Northeastern University. I graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in Psychology and a minor in Education, and tutored and mentored students through school-university partnerships during my time there. I have extensive experience in teaching SAT and ACT prep, mathematics, and reading. I am passionate about helping students unlock their true academic potential, and I would love to help you achieve your academic and college admissions goals!

Testimonials

"You Could Not Possibly Do Better than Brittany as Your Child's Math Tutor"

- Gary, Guilford, CT on 8/19/14

"My Daughter Is Very Pleased with Her Lessons with Brittany "

- Kathleen, Cheshire, CT on 8/29/14

"Excellent Teacher - Very Relatable"

- LynnAnn, North Branford, CT on 6/24/14

"Simply Great"

- Hari, Woodbridge, CT on 5/28/14

"Perfect fit!"

- Jennifer, Hamden, CT on 4/11/14

"Detailed and Personable"

- Lorraine, Stratford, CT on 3/15/14
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Education

University of Pennsylvania
Psychology, Education

Education

University of Pennsylvania (Psychology, Education)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Hamden, CT 06517

Brittany’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Psychology, Sociology
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
History:
Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary (K-6th), English, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, ASVAB, College Counseling, GED, ISEE, Praxis, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, SSAT
Corporate Training:
College Counseling, General Computer, Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Brittany’s Resources

Tutors have the ability to create educational resources and share them with the WyzAnt community. Here are some of the resources created by Brittany. View all of Brittany’s resources

For a sentence starting with 'who,' the 'who' is the subject. In your example, "Who is that girl?", who is the subject. Why? Because the "who" is performing the action (being), rather than the girl.   Hope this helps!

To solve this logic problem, I used each statement in the problem as evidence, and worked through to find each person's role.   Mr. Friedrichsen lives near the doctor and the teacher. -> Mr. Friedrichsen is not the doctor or teacher. Ms. Davis is not the doctor or the...


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