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Patricia S.

Glenmont, NY

$45/hr

Mathematics Tutor, Elementary and Special Education

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Mathematics Tutor, Elementary and Special Education

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I hold 3 teaching certifications...one each in elementary education, special education and 7-12th grade mathematics. I received a Bachelor's Degree in Special Education and Elementary Education from SUNY Geneseo and a Master's Degree in Special Education from the College of Saint Rose. I have tutored several high school students in mathematics with great success, and have substitute taught for the last 5 years at all grade levels, K-12, including special education resource rooms, elementary classes, and middle and high school math classes. I especially enjoy working with students on an individual basis and am excellent at meeting the student at his/her level and building upon their strengths to achieve their goals.

Testimonials

"VERY, VERY PATIENT....."

- Jae, Albany, NY on 10/27/11
Math:
ACT Math, Actuarial Science, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Differential Equations, Discrete Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, SPSS, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Science:
Biology
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SPSS
History:
American History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers, Autism, Phonics, Special Needs
Business:
GRE, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Elementary (K-6th),
Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, Statistics, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, GED, GRE, Regents, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SPSS, Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

I have been certified to teach elementary education, grades K-6 since 1992. I have substituted in all these grade levels over the past 5 years in my local school district. Additionally, I have 3 children currently in 2nd, 4th and 6th grades, and am therefore, well familiar with content in the elementary school grades.

Special Needs

I have been certified as a special education teacher since 1992. I taught vocational skills to autistic and emotionally disturbed children in a residential school for 8 years. Over the past 5 years, I have worked with special needs students in a high school GED program and have substituted in numerous special ed. classes and resource rooms at the elementary, middle and high school levels. I also home-tutored a young boy with Asperger's Syndrome while he awaited an educational placement suited to his needs.
I really enjoy working one on one with students helping them achieve their potential by building on their strengths and interests.

State University of NY College at Geneseo
Special Ed. Elem. Ed
College of Saint Rose
Master's

Education

State University of NY College at Geneseo (Special Ed. Elem. Ed)

College of Saint Rose (Master's)

VERY, VERY PATIENT..... — Patty was awesome, lots of patience and explained it very good to me! I would recommend her GREAT tutor! ...

— Jae, Albany, NY on 10/27/11

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Patricia will travel within 5 miles of Glenmont, NY 12077.


About Patricia

I hold 3 teaching certifications...one each in elementary education, special education and 7-12th grade mathematics. I received a Bachelor's Degree in Special Education and Elementary Education from SUNY Geneseo and a Master's Degree in Special Education from the College of Saint Rose. I have tutored several high school students in mathematics with great success, and have substitute taught for the last 5 years at all grade levels, K-12, including special education resource rooms, elementary classes, and middle and high school math classes. I especially enjoy working with students on an individual basis and am excellent at meeting the student at his/her level and building upon their strengths to achieve their goals.

Testimonials

"VERY, VERY PATIENT....."

- Jae, Albany, NY on 10/27/11
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Education

State University of NY College at Geneseo
Special Ed. Elem. Ed
College of Saint Rose
Master's

Education

State University of NY College at Geneseo (Special Ed. Elem. Ed)

College of Saint Rose (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Glenmont, NY 12077

Patricia’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Actuarial Science, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Differential Equations, Discrete Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, SPSS, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Science:
Biology
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SPSS
History:
American History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers, Autism, Phonics, Special Needs
Business:
GRE, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Elementary (K-6th),
Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, Statistics, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, GED, GRE, Regents, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SPSS, Statistics

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.


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