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Brandon R.

Trenton, NJ

$45/hr

Writing, reading, and social studies teacher. Great with kids.

Background check passed as of 7/23/14
Usually responds in about 1 day

Writing, reading, and social studies teacher. Great with kids.

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Hello, my name is Brandon. I am a 25 year old history teacher specializing in reading, writing and social studies. I work in Colts Neck School District teaching sixth grade. I have experience working with a wide variety of students including students with IEPs and 504 plans. I graduated from Rutgers University with a double major in history and philosophy as well as a minor in religion. In May of 2013 I completed Rider University's Graduate Level Teacher Certification Program. I enjoy working with young people and find it very rewarding.

Math:
SAT Math
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Ballroom Dancing,
Basketball
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Ballroom Dancing

I've been a dance instructor for six years specializing in West Coast Swing, Lindy Hop, Jitterbug, Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Cha Cha, Salsa, Merengue, Bachatta, and others. I have competitive, instructional, and social experience.

Basketball

I coached two seasons of recreational basketball for Robbinsville Township Summer League.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have a NJ teacher certification k-12 with advanced standing which was obtained from Rider University's Graduate Level Teacher Preparation Program.

Study Skills

I developed significant study and time management skills during undergraduate and graduate programs at Rutgers University and Rider University. I helped students develop good study skills during my student teaching semester.

Writing

WyzAnt certified writing/reading tutor

Highly qualified with advanced standing with the state of NJ: Teacher Certification

Rutgers University
History, Philosophy
Rider University
Other

Education

Rutgers University (History, Philosophy)

Rider University (Other)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Brandon will travel within 20 miles of Trenton, NJ 08691.


About Brandon

Hello, my name is Brandon. I am a 25 year old history teacher specializing in reading, writing and social studies. I work in Colts Neck School District teaching sixth grade. I have experience working with a wide variety of students including students with IEPs and 504 plans. I graduated from Rutgers University with a double major in history and philosophy as well as a minor in religion. In May of 2013 I completed Rider University's Graduate Level Teacher Certification Program. I enjoy working with young people and find it very rewarding.

Education

Rutgers University
History, Philosophy
Rider University
Other

Education

Rutgers University (History, Philosophy)

Rider University (Other)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Trenton, NJ 08691

Brandon’s Subjects

Math:
SAT Math
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Ballroom Dancing,
Basketball
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.


Background Check Status for Brandon R.

Brandon R. passed a background check on 7/23/14. The check was ordered by Brandon through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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