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Andrew E.

Brooklyn, NY

$30/hr

Dedicated Tutor--Proficient in Math, English and SAT Prep

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Dedicated Tutor--Proficient in Math, English and SAT Prep

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Hey,

My name is Andrew and I love to teach.

I am 20 years old and a student at Haverford College; my potential majors are English and education. I recently took a year off from my studies to pursue a calling in public service and education with City Year New York, an organization bent on combating the dropout crisis. After receiving a month of training, I have been working inside and outside of the classroom tutoring, mentoring, and coaching students as a corps member in Sheepshead Bay High School. I believe strongly in the power of education and I absolutely love teaching.

My favorite and best subjects have always been High School Mathematics (Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry) and English (Comparative Literature, Language Arts, Grammar, Comprehension). I also have experience tutoring one-on-one and in small groups as well as experience in a classroom as a teacher's assistant.

I believe in meeting the student where they are and varying my approach based on their needs. I also believe in fostering independence, instead of simply helping them find the answers.

I look forward to hearing from you!

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Geometry,
Prealgebra,
SAT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science
Language:
Chinese
Music:
Drums
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, English,
Geometry,
Prealgebra,
Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, GED, Regents, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
Chinese, Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Algebra 1

Math has been my favorite subject throughout my schooling and especially in high school (Algebra and Geometry). I scored a 640 on the SAT math section and have only continued to improve my skill set and reinforce my proficiency.

I have much experience and success teaching:
Linear Equations, Linear Inequalities, Quadratic Equations, Polynomials, FOILing, exponents, Pythagorean Theorem, Systems of Equations, Graphing, Slope and Slope-Intercept form, Rationalizing and Manipulating Equations and Expressions and working with radicals.

I am currently working in Sheepshead Bay High School tutoring students and helping them prepare for the Integrated Algebra Regents, a state-wide standardized test. I feel very comfortable with the material and can teach it with fluency and facility.

English

As an aspiring writer of short stories, I've always paid close attention to vocabulary, grammar, syntax and connotations as these are the literary devices most prominently found in fictitious literature. I love the power of words and the potential for expression inherent in language. Writing was my favorite aspect of English/ELA and my highest SAT score was in the writing section (690). I am very knowledgeable when it comes to grammar and am confident in my ability to pass on these skills. Language is the door to the world, and I can provide you with the key.

Geometry

Since I work in a public high school, I sit in on a geometry class. My daily responsibilities include overseeing the lesson and clarifying facts or concepts for individual students who are confused. I also provide assistance and guidance when students are struggling with a concept or a problem. I help them build up their skill sets and methodologies so that they become efficient mathematicians. I also tutor students everyday in geometry regents prep. I feel confident in my abilities and my expertise includes but is not limited to:

Logic
Graphing on the Cartesian plane (and slope)
Distance and midpoint
Circles
Parallel and perpendicular lines
Angular relationships
Triangles (Identities, Properties)
Parallelograms
Pythagorean Theorem
Congruency and Similarity

Prealgebra

As a City year corps member working in a high school, I work with repeater algebra students who struggle with pre-algebra concepts such as: Integers, Fractions, Decimals, Properties of operations, the order of operations, factorization and exponents.

I tutor students every day in these concepts so that they have a proper foundation for the algebra they are now learning. I feel confident in my abilities to build up students' foundation in pre-algebra so that they are proficient and prepared for algebra.

Andrew’s Resources

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60,500,000 (answer)

This would be 6.05 * 10^7. I explained the cocnept of scientific notation in a different answer

o.7 x 10^3.4 (answer)

No, this number is not written in scientific notation. Proper scientific notation is "a * 10^b" where "a" is a number between 1 and 10 and "b" is an exponent. This basically means that "a" will be multiplied by 10 "b"...

Haverford College

Education

Haverford College

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $30.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Andrew will travel within 5 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11234.


About Andrew

Hey,

My name is Andrew and I love to teach.

I am 20 years old and a student at Haverford College; my potential majors are English and education. I recently took a year off from my studies to pursue a calling in public service and education with City Year New York, an organization bent on combating the dropout crisis. After receiving a month of training, I have been working inside and outside of the classroom tutoring, mentoring, and coaching students as a corps member in Sheepshead Bay High School. I believe strongly in the power of education and I absolutely love teaching.

My favorite and best subjects have always been High School Mathematics (Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry) and English (Comparative Literature, Language Arts, Grammar, Comprehension). I also have experience tutoring one-on-one and in small groups as well as experience in a classroom as a teacher's assistant.

I believe in meeting the student where they are and varying my approach based on their needs. I also believe in fostering independence, instead of simply helping them find the answers.

I look forward to hearing from you!

Education

Haverford College

Education

Haverford College


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11234

Andrew’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Geometry,
Prealgebra,
SAT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science
Language:
Chinese
Music:
Drums
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, English,
Geometry,
Prealgebra,
Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, GED, Regents, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
Chinese, 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.


Andrew’s Resources

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60,500,000 (answer)

This would be 6.05 * 10^7. I explained the cocnept of scientific notation in a different answer

o.7 x 10^3.4 (answer)

No, this number is not written in scientific notation. Proper scientific notation is "a * 10^b" where "a" is a number between 1 and 10 and "b" is an exponent. This basically means that "a" will be multiplied by 10 "b"...


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