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COURTNEY R.

Astoria, NY

$45/hr

Friendly Experienced Nursing, Science, NCLEX, Reading, Art Tutor

Background check passed as of 5/15/13
Usually responds in about 2 hours

Friendly Experienced Nursing, Science, NCLEX, Reading, Art Tutor

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Hi! My name is Courtney and I want to be your next tutor for your science, reading, NCLEX, NLN, or nursing courses. I love tutoring and most importantly, I like to make learning FUN! I am comfortable tutoring everyone from elementary children to college students. Not only will you have a better understanding of the information, but gain valuable learning skills to use after our study sessions are over as well. I am willing to work with both individuals and groups. Invite me to your next study group and become more prepared for your upcoming test! Let me give you the confidence and tools to perform well in your classes.

I am a 2010 Cum Laude nursing graduate from Pace University and a 2007 Cum Laude Speech Pathology and Audiology graduate from Syracuse University. I passed the NCLEX with 75 questions in 90 minutes. I have previous experience teaching high school level biology lab.

Two hour minimum lesson length policy. All students meet at my apartment unless otherwise negotiated before lessons begin.

Testimonials

"Great tutor."

- Natasha, Queens Village, NY on 1/20/14

"Very knowledgeable and flexible!"

- T, New York, NY on 9/15/14

"Excellent"

- Kara, Floral Park, NY on 5/12/14

"Helped me with Med/Surg I & II"

- Emily, New York, NY on 2/28/14

"Very knowledgeable and prepared"

- Hildee, Beachwood, OH on 11/18/13

"GREAT TUTOR!"

- Denise, South Ozone Park, NY on 10/30/13

"Excellent Tutor!"

- Kristen, Floral Park, NY on 9/26/13

"Highly recommend! "

- Megan, New York, NY on 6/30/13

"Courtney helped me get an A."

- Danielle, Astoria, NY on 5/31/13

"Acclaimed."

- Dwayne, New York, NY on 2/20/13

"Amazing Tutoring Experience"

- Janine, Astoria, NY on 12/28/12

"Great Tutor"

- Barbara, Brooklyn, NY on 3/20/12

"She was fantastic"

- Cynthia, Brooklyn, NY on 3/19/12

"hard working, helpful and diligent"

- Jenny, Brooklyn, NY on 2/11/12
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking,
Reading, SAT Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Anatomy, Anthropology,
Astronomy, Biology, Geology, Microbiology,
Nursing, Nutrition,
Pharmacology,
Philosophy, Physiology, Psychology, Sociology
Language:
Speech
History:
American History, Anthropology,
European History, Geography, Religion, Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary Science, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Biology, English, Reading, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, ACT Science, NCLEX,
SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
NCLEX,
Proofreading, Public Speaking

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.

Anthropology

I have completed 13 credits of Anthropology courses at Syracuse University. Four of these credits were a graduate level advanced human anatomy course. I received in A in all courses and was personally mentored by the professor.

Art History

I have completed an Art History course in high school and Six credits of art history at Syracuse University as elective courses. I received an A in all three courses.

Microbiology

I successfully completed a Microbiology course at Pace University with an A grade.

NCLEX

I successfully completed the NCLEX in the minimum allowable questions.

Nutrition

I successfully completed a nutrition class in relation to the nursing profession at Pace University with an -A.

Pharmacology

I successfully completed pharmacology in relation to the nursing profession at Pace University with a B.

Public Speaking

I completed Public Speaking 101 with an A at Syracuse University in relation to Rhetorical Communication minor. I also was a multi-time PA Original Oratory Champion in high school Forensics and a member of the National Forensics League.

Sociology

I successfully completed Sociology 101 at Syracuse University with an A along with other Feminism courses through Syracuse.

Speech

I completed My undergraduate in Speech Pathology and Audiology. Additionally, I completed my minor in Public Speaking 101 with an A at Syracuse University in relation to Rhetorical Communication minor. I also was a multi-time PA Original Oratory Champion in high school Forensics and a member of the National Forensics League.

Study Skills

My study skills qualifications were gained through undergraduate course work for Communication Science and Disorders and formal tutoring experience at Pace University.

Syracuse University
Speech Pathology
Pace University
Other

Education

Syracuse University (Speech Pathology)

Pace University (Other)

Great tutor. — I’m a nursing student who was having difficulties with Pharmacology. Courtney helped me not only with understanding the material but to develop better study skills. I’m grateful for this because nursing school is not easy and I was drowning in the workload. Thanks to her, I not only saw an improvement in my grades in pharmacology but an improvement in grades with all my other classes. She made me ...

— Natasha, Queens Village, NY on 1/20/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Cancelations made less than 24 hours without setting a reschedule date: students are billed a no-show fee of 2 hours. Three no-shows results in a dropped student.

Travel policy

COURTNEY will travel within 5 miles of Astoria, NY 11106.


About COURTNEY

Hi! My name is Courtney and I want to be your next tutor for your science, reading, NCLEX, NLN, or nursing courses. I love tutoring and most importantly, I like to make learning FUN! I am comfortable tutoring everyone from elementary children to college students. Not only will you have a better understanding of the information, but gain valuable learning skills to use after our study sessions are over as well. I am willing to work with both individuals and groups. Invite me to your next study group and become more prepared for your upcoming test! Let me give you the confidence and tools to perform well in your classes.

I am a 2010 Cum Laude nursing graduate from Pace University and a 2007 Cum Laude Speech Pathology and Audiology graduate from Syracuse University. I passed the NCLEX with 75 questions in 90 minutes. I have previous experience teaching high school level biology lab.

Two hour minimum lesson length policy. All students meet at my apartment unless otherwise negotiated before lessons begin.

Testimonials

"Great tutor."

- Natasha, Queens Village, NY on 1/20/14

"Very knowledgeable and flexible!"

- T, New York, NY on 9/15/14

"Excellent"

- Kara, Floral Park, NY on 5/12/14

"Helped me with Med/Surg I & II"

- Emily, New York, NY on 2/28/14

"Very knowledgeable and prepared"

- Hildee, Beachwood, OH on 11/18/13

"GREAT TUTOR!"

- Denise, South Ozone Park, NY on 10/30/13

"Excellent Tutor!"

- Kristen, Floral Park, NY on 9/26/13

"Highly recommend! "

- Megan, New York, NY on 6/30/13

"Courtney helped me get an A."

- Danielle, Astoria, NY on 5/31/13

"Acclaimed."

- Dwayne, New York, NY on 2/20/13

"Amazing Tutoring Experience"

- Janine, Astoria, NY on 12/28/12

"Great Tutor"

- Barbara, Brooklyn, NY on 3/20/12

"She was fantastic"

- Cynthia, Brooklyn, NY on 3/19/12

"hard working, helpful and diligent"

- Jenny, Brooklyn, NY on 2/11/12
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Education

Syracuse University
Speech Pathology
Pace University
Other

Education

Syracuse University (Speech Pathology)

Pace University (Other)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required

Cancelations made less than 24 hours without setting a reschedule date: students are billed a no-show fee of 2 hours. Three no-shows results in a dropped student.

Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Astoria, NY 11106

COURTNEY’s Subjects

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking,
Reading, SAT Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Anatomy, Anthropology,
Astronomy, Biology, Geology, Microbiology,
Nursing, Nutrition,
Pharmacology,
Philosophy, Physiology, Psychology, Sociology
Language:
Speech
History:
American History, Anthropology,
European History, Geography, Religion, Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary Science, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Biology, English, Reading, SAT Reading, Study Skills,
Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, ACT Science, NCLEX,
SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
NCLEX,
Proofreading, Public Speaking

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 COURTNEY R.

COURTNEY R. passed a background check on 5/15/13. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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