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Peter P.

Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

$60/hr

I tutor AP and Academic History-U.S.. European, and World History

Background check passed as of 10/28/13
Usually responds in about 7 hours

I tutor AP and Academic History-U.S.. European, and World History

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I taught basic Reading Skills to incoming Freshmen at William Paterson University and I taught the grammar section of the SATs to juniors in high school. I teach Law, Government, World and U.S. History in high school. I was inducted in the National Who's Who for Educators and I published articles in education. I am an AP History Tutor specializing in Euro, World, and U.S. Out of 11 students, all of them passed with 5s and 4s. I just received certification at F.D.U as an Orton Gillingham Reading Specialist for Dyslexia. I am the Chairperson of the Bergen County Juvenile Conference Committee and a Lead Interpreter of the Bergen County Historical Society.

Testimonials

"Great Tutor"

- Maureen, Township Of Washington, NJ on 12/8/14

"Awesome"

- Shayla, Rahway, NJ on 11/1/13

"Excellent Tutor "

- Debbie, Tenafly, NJ on 10/17/13
History:
American History,
Criminal Justice,
European History, Government & Politics, Social Studies,
World History
Corporate Training:
Criminal Justice

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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American History

I have taught U.S. History I and II in Immaculate Heart Academy, Washington Township, and Saint Mary High School in Rutherford, New Jersey. I tutored AP and Academic History. All of my students passed the exam with 5s and 4s. I have tutored younger students as young as eight years old.

Criminal Justice

I have a Paralegal Certificate, ABA approved from Fairleigh Dickinson University. I taught Intro to Law for two years in Mary Help of Christian Academy. I taught Civil and Criminal Law at Lakeland Regional High School. I was the Mock Trial Moderator at Mary Help of Christian Academy.

Social Studies

I have a New Jersey State Standard Certificate Teacher of Social Studies Secondary Education. I have passed the Praxis exam in Social Studies. I taught Social Studies for two years in Mary Help of Christians Academy and one year in Immaculate Heart Academy. I have tutored Social Studies for The Princeton Review and Certified Home Tutoring.

World History

World History is my favorite subject. My teaching experience teaching World History to Freshmen led me to gain awards in teaching.

William Paterson University
Political Science
William Paterson University
Graduate Coursework
Faitleigh Dickinson University
Other

Education

William Paterson University (Political Science)

William Paterson University (Graduate Coursework)

Faitleigh Dickinson University (Other)

Great Tutor — Peter has been working with my son, a sophomore, who is taking AP Euro History. He is very knowledgeable and thorough. He takes his time to make sure the material is understood and explains things in a way that makes it easy to understand. He is prompt with email responses. My son loves him!! ...

— Maureen, Township Of Washington, NJ on 12/8/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Peter will travel within 25 miles of Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604.


About Peter

I taught basic Reading Skills to incoming Freshmen at William Paterson University and I taught the grammar section of the SATs to juniors in high school. I teach Law, Government, World and U.S. History in high school. I was inducted in the National Who's Who for Educators and I published articles in education. I am an AP History Tutor specializing in Euro, World, and U.S. Out of 11 students, all of them passed with 5s and 4s. I just received certification at F.D.U as an Orton Gillingham Reading Specialist for Dyslexia. I am the Chairperson of the Bergen County Juvenile Conference Committee and a Lead Interpreter of the Bergen County Historical Society.

Testimonials

"Great Tutor"

- Maureen, Township Of Washington, NJ on 12/8/14

"Awesome"

- Shayla, Rahway, NJ on 11/1/13

"Excellent Tutor "

- Debbie, Tenafly, NJ on 10/17/13
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Education

William Paterson University
Political Science
William Paterson University
Graduate Coursework
Faitleigh Dickinson University
Other

Education

William Paterson University (Political Science)

William Paterson University (Graduate Coursework)

Faitleigh Dickinson University (Other)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604

Peter’s Subjects

History:
American History,
Criminal Justice,
European History, Government & Politics, Social Studies,
World History
Corporate Training:
Criminal Justice

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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