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Angela H.

Miami, FL

$35/hr

Science/Math Tutor Specializing in Biology and Algebra

Usually responds in about 20 hours

Science/Math Tutor Specializing in Biology and Algebra

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I have been an educator for over 15 years. I am certified in Florida and New York as a Biology / General Science teacher, but have extensive experience teaching an array of sciences such as Earth science, physics, ecology, and zoology, as well as maths including algebra and trigonometry.

I also have experience working with students one-on-one improving writing and reading comprehension, as well as FCAT prep for elementary, middle ans high school students. I am also open to working remotely with students, through Skype, email or phone. My schedule at this point is fairly flexible.
My philosophy is, given the proper tools, including nurturing, guidance and healthy self-esteem, anyone can develop a love for learning and be successful.

Testimonials

"Very comforting"

- Nury, Miami, FL on 9/8/13
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Prealgebra, Trigonometry
English:
Grammar, Proofreading,
Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Anatomy, Biology, Botany,
Ecology, Nutrition,
Philosophy, Physical Science, Physics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Elementary (K-6th), Physics, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Botany

I have a passion about plants. I not only studied botany in college but have studied herbs as part of a series of workshops. I have taught botany and gardening to children on St. Croix after studying with a local botanist while working for the Nature Conservancy. In addition, I worked for the Brooklyn Botanic Garden as a children's gardening instructor. For many years as part of the required Biology curriculum in New York, I have taught botany.

Nutrition

As a science teacher I have been required to teach nutrition as an important part of the curriculum. Specifically as part of preparation for NYS Regents tests, I was required to have extensive knowledge in this subject area. In addition, as a student midwife I have been required to study basic nutrition and nutrition for pregnant woman. As a part of my prenatal work, I must inform families about proper nutrition.

Proofreading

In addition to being a stickler for detail, I have had experience proofing text for a school textbook publishing company. I have also proofed science and math curricula as part of a curriculum writing team for NYC Dept. of Ed. as well as copyediting for various non-profit organizations.

New York University
New York University - Steinhardt
Master's

Education

New York University

New York University - Steinhardt (Master's)

Very comforting — I am very pleased with Angela, She is very patient. She made me feel comfortable which made it easier to comprehend the details of our lesson. ...

— Nury, Miami, FL on 9/8/13

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

My general rate is $30. This shifts according to topic/ level. For instance, the rate for a college level course= $35. Algebra help for a middle school student: 25/hour.

Travel policy

Angela will travel within 8 miles of Miami, FL 33138.


About Angela

I have been an educator for over 15 years. I am certified in Florida and New York as a Biology / General Science teacher, but have extensive experience teaching an array of sciences such as Earth science, physics, ecology, and zoology, as well as maths including algebra and trigonometry.

I also have experience working with students one-on-one improving writing and reading comprehension, as well as FCAT prep for elementary, middle ans high school students. I am also open to working remotely with students, through Skype, email or phone. My schedule at this point is fairly flexible.
My philosophy is, given the proper tools, including nurturing, guidance and healthy self-esteem, anyone can develop a love for learning and be successful.

Testimonials

"Very comforting"

- Nury, Miami, FL on 9/8/13

Education

New York University
New York University - Steinhardt
Master's

Education

New York University

New York University - Steinhardt (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
12 hours notice required

My general rate is $30. This shifts according to topic/ level. For instance, the rate for a college level course= $35. Algebra help for a middle school student: 25/hour.

Travel Radius
Travels within 8 miles of Miami, FL 33138

Angela’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Prealgebra, Trigonometry
English:
Grammar, Proofreading,
Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Anatomy, Biology, Botany,
Ecology, Nutrition,
Philosophy, Physical Science, Physics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Elementary (K-6th), Physics, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar, 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.


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