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Hilary S.

Tutor Makes Learning a Fun, Successful Experience

Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Travel radius
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Hourly fee
$40.00
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Hilary S. passed a background check on 7/19/11. The check was ordered by Hilary through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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"Skilled and methodical."

- Jacqueline, Schenectady, NY on 3/2/13

"Very Patient and Great Tutor"

- Amy, Mechanicville, NY on 9/10/14

"Just what we needed."

- Claire, Clifton Park, NY on 4/25/13

"Punctual and Professional"

- Sharon, Waterford, NY on 3/2/12
Hilary replied on 3/5/2012

I disagree that my teaching style is rigid. Other clients say that I'm creative, and I try everything I can to motivate and make progress with the student. In this case, this child's complete lack of motivation (even when offered rewards and praise) was detrimental to his progress. I tried using colored markers, used plastic stick-on letters, got him a special "grown up" fat pencil (for writing), alternated tasks to avoid boredom, read stories by my reading every other word, and more.

"Very creative"

- Jeannette, Albany, NY on 2/12/12

"Great tutor in every way- if you need help she is the one, very patient and personable!"

- STEPHEN, Albany, NY on 10/11/11

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