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John L.

Experienced and Patient Tutor

Melrose, MA (02176)

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$40.00
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I have been tutoring for a number of years. I have helped students from 6th grade through college grow in confidence as well as achieve greater success in the classroom. Further, I am a graduate of Boston College and licensed teacher.

I have experience working with students in numerous subjects as well as in standardized test preparation. A successful collaboration between a student and tutor can leave both enriched and fulfilled! I look forward to working with you.

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John’s subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Reading, SAT Reading, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Anthropology, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Nursing, Philosophy, Physical Science, Psychology, Sociology
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
History:
American History, Anthropology, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Political Science, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Accounting, Economics, GMAT, GRE, Marketing
Homeschool:
Accounting, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Statistics, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, ASVAB, CBEST, CLAST, COOP/HSPT, GED, GMAT, GRE, ISEE, LSAT, MCAT, NCLEX, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SOL, SSAT, TAKS, TEAS, TOEFL
Sports/Recreation:
Baseball
Corporate Training:
Accounting, Economics, ESL/ESOL, GMAT, Grammar, NCLEX, Statistics

Anthropology

I have passed a number of your tests in related areas and I have a degree in History from Boston College. I also have passed the history teacher license exam for Massachusetts. I have also tutored students in the subject in the past.

CBEST

The CBEST test covers the same material that is covered on test such as the MCAS, GED, and TEAS. I have successfully prepared students who have passed the GED, MCAS and TEAS exams. I am also certified by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to teach all of the subjects covered on the CBEST. I feel that these facts qualify me to tutor students for the CBEST exam.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have worked with a number of students in the K-6 range, both as a tutor and classroom substitute teacher. I am also licensed as a classroom history teacher for grades 5-8 by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. I also have years of experience as a youth baseball coach.

GED

I have great admiration for individuals who are focused on earning their GED. It show a tremendous amount of courage to face this type of challenge. I find that the most difficult aspect of the process for students is getting past the fear of facing material that is unfamiliar to them. I believe that working together we can build both skills and confidence and that students will find that they have abilities that they never realized they possessed.

Religion

I have passed a number of your tests in related areas and I have a degree in History from Boston College, which required a number of religious studies credits. I also have passed the history teacher license exam for Massachusetts. I have also tutored students in this area in the past.

Social Studies

I have passed a number of your tests in related areas and I have a degree in History from Boston College. I also have passed the history teacher license exam for Massachusetts.

Study Skills

One component that I emphasize with students with whom I work is the necessity of proper study skills. Organization and productive practice habits play a large role in academic success. I believe that I am qualified for this certification.

TEAS

The TEAS (Test of Essential Skills) is an examination that is comprised of tests in Reading, Mathematics, Science, and English and language Usage.
I have helped prepare students in the past in their preparation for the TEAS exam. I have increased their skills and confidence in dealing with the basic number sense as well as the algebra and geometry that make up the math section of the TEAS. My experience also as an English and science tutor has been invaluable in helping prepare students for this exam. I have prepared students for the reading, vocabulary, and grammar sections of the TEAS, as well as in the areas of life science, biology geology, and chemistry. Besides my experience in preparing students for this test, I also am certified by WyzAnt in all of the individual subject areas that the TEAS exam covers. I am also licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to teach the subjects that this exam covers

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Education

Boston College

John Is a Great Teacher and Very Patient with Me. — John has been a great tutor. His way of teaching math has made it so easy to understand and solve math problems. I had always had a hard time understanding this subject. With John's help, I'm feeling positive that I will pass the GED test when that time comes. I look forward to working with John on Tuesday. ...

— Maria, Peabody, MA on 5/6/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

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John will travel within 10 miles of Melrose, MA 02176.

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