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King D.

Tutor Services: Harvard University and University of Florida Graduate

Brooklyn, NY (11201)

Travel radius
40 miles
Hourly fee
$40.00
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Top 10 Reasons to Choose This Tutor:

#1 Ivy League Graduate | Harvard University (Exposure To An Ivy League education for a lot less $$$$$)

#2 Discounted Services For Select Subjects

#3 Experience = 20 + years of cultivating eager young minds and motivating many to forge their potential into a reality.

#4 Convenient 24/7 access

#5 Well-versed in educational planning and curriculum development. Well-suited for every type of learner (youth, young adults, and adults) and stages of learning (elementary, middle school, high school, university/college, and career transitions)

#6 Confidence Inspiring

"To grow and know what one is growing towards-that is the source of all strength and confidence in life." -- James Baillie

Steps to Resolving Complex Problems: 1) Begin with an assessment of problems and resources (strengths, weaknesses, etc.) 2) Envision objectives, goals, and outcomes 3) Formulate a successful strategy 4) Navigate the path to success while being prepared to integrate contingency plans based upon unforeseen progressions and/or regressions 5) Endeavor beyond the problem in pursuit of personal/professional passions with a newly acquired skill set.

#7 Mental Mapping

The Mental Mapping process begins and ends with the student's further development of critical thinking skills to Comprehend, Capture, and reCall the subject matter and/or related test taking strategies.

#8 Discernment

Like a rubber band is useless unless it's stretched . . . One's potential has to be grasped for the realization of purpose. Thus, a lack of self-knowledge or an understanding regarding the purpose and potential of someone/something leads to an, inevitable, misuse.

Students should develop a knowledge of self and proper understanding of their assets (strengths) and liabilities (weaknesses). Although self-improvement is a life-long journey, self-exploration will hasten self-actualization.

The precursor to a state of preparedness may promote the pain and pondering related to fulfilling potential.

#9 Meeting Here To Train For There

"You are ambitious, which, within reasonable bounds, does good rather than harm." -- Abraham Lincoln on January 26, 1863

Meeting students at their point of need with a respect for the value of their future. It is recommended that students train their mind at a higher level than that which is required to meet average standards. Preparation at high levels of involvement must continue until confidence is gained and acumen parallels proficiency during simulated and modeled examinations. A goal is like a destiny . . . Each one can reach one!

#10 Character & Cultures

Guiding students with a spirit of humility enables a safe undertaking of the, sometimes, arduous task of supporting them who have risen in hope and, yet, fallen again in despair.

Success is engineered via: 1) Retaining High Standards 2) Creative Thinking 3) Sustaining a versatile learning platform and a keen sense of awareness 4) Curiosity, Confidence, and Culminating experiences 5) Instituting a synergistic learning model for the enhancement of aptitude.

This tutor is familiar with the communication protocols of diverse cultures. Conveying a courteous and respectful disposition is priority #1.

Additional Information:

I am new to WyzAnt Tutoring, but I am not a novice. I have more than 20 years of experience as a professional tutor who gets results!

I am an alumnus of the University of Florida (Undergraduate Studies) and Harvard University (Graduate Studies). I have served at the federal level and as a University of Florida Student Counselor, State of Florida Department of Juvenile Justice Program Coordinator, and Motivational Speaker on youth leadership.

Some of my specialty areas include English and essay writing for middle school, high school, college students, and adults. I am also available to assist with test preparation, elementary education, business, corporate training, sports/recreation, and home schooling. Please consider my subject listings for more information.

As it relates to preparing for U.S. military officer and enlisted entrance exams, I have been selected for the United States Air Force Officer Training School as a navigator pilot based upon competitive AFOQT test results. I have also taken the ASVAB exam on two occasions and have achieved an AFQT of 91% and 92%, respectively. Additionally, I have obtained OAR scores of 40 or greater during three examinations with the United States Navy. I look forward to leading you through the process of preparing for any of these exams that are designed to determine your military career path.

My rates are always negotiable... if you can make me an offer that I can't refuse. Multiple sessions are always encouraged. 24 Hour Cancellation notice required.

Thank you for your consideration. May wisdom never fail your endeavors!

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King’s subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Prealgebra, SAT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Philosophy
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Business:
Career Development, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Homeschool:
English, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ASVAB, Career Development, College Counseling, GED, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Series 63, Series 7
Corporate Training:
Career Development, College Counseling, General Computer, Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading, Public Speaking

Career Development

I am a former University of Florida Student Counselor, State of Florida Department of Juvenile Justice Program Coordinator, and Youth Leadership Motivational Speaker.

I am an alumnus of Harvard University and University of Florida.

College Counseling

I am a former Peer/Student Counselor for University of Florida.

Public Speaking

I am a former professional member of the National Speakers Association.

Series 63

I passed the Series 63 Exam in 2000.

Series 7

I passed the Series 7 Exam in 2000.

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Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Rate is based upon 5 session minimum per week.

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King will travel within 40 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11201.

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