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Bernardo S.

Jamaica, NY

$50/hr

Mathematics and Statistics and Beyond

Background check passed as of 5/22/14
Usually responds in about 6 hours

Mathematics and Statistics and Beyond

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I graduated with a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Arts from The City College of the City University of New York.
I have been teaching Mathematics and Statistics for 15 years at Hunter College and for the past 5 years I have been tutoring at a the Dolciani Math Learning Center located at Hunter College of CUNY.

Testimonials

"Competent and Empathetic Tutor"

- Rosa, Richmond Hill, NY on 8/5/14

"Excellent Math Tutor"

- Siet, Elmhurst, NY on 12/9/14

"Excellent tutor!!!"

- Fatima, Jericho, NY on 11/13/14

"Commands the subject of advanced statistics"

- Regine , Rosedale, NY on 11/9/14

"Excellent Experience"

- Roxanne, Forest Hills, NY on 6/23/14

"Fabulous Tutor!!! Highly Recommend!!!"

- Karla, Astoria, NY on 5/4/14

"Great Tutor"

- Ashley, Brooklyn, NY on 4/26/14
Science:
Physics
Computer:
Mathematica,
Microsoft Excel
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Business:
Economics, Microsoft Excel
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Calculus,
Economics, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus,
SAT Math,
Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT Math,
Regents,
SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Economics, Microsoft Excel, Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ACT Math

Allow me to use the experience that I have gained by teaching and tutoring hundreds of precalculus students to help you gain further knowledge of such basic functions as the absolute value, polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions. My precalculus students appreciate reviewing not only the definitions and methods illustrated in their textbooks and classes but also my derivations of important concepts and their applications. We review important concepts such as: the basics of functions including: graphing, finding their inverses and compositions of functions; graphing transformations of basic functions; complex numbers; the unit circle; maximizing word problems and other word problems.

Algebra 1

Allow me to use the experience that I have gained by teaching and tutoring hundreds of Algebra students to help you gain further knowledge of such basic functions as the absolute value, polynomial, rational, exponential and logarithmic functions. My Algebra students appreciate reviewing not only the definitions and methods illustrated in their textbooks and classes but also my derivations of important concepts and their applications. We review important concepts such as: the basics of functions including: factoring, graphing, finding their inverses and compositions of functions; graphing transformations of basic functions; complex numbers; rate problems, maximizing word problems and other word problems.

Algebra 2

Allow me to use the experience that I have gained by teaching and tutoring hundreds of algebra students to help you gain further knowledge of such basic concepts as algebraic expressions, functions, solving systems of linear equations, inequalities, factoring. Functions and equations that are reviewed are the absolute value, linear, quadratic, and other polynomial functions, rational, radical, logarithmic and exponential. My algebra students appreciate reviewing not only the definitions and methods illustrated in their textbooks and classes but also my derivations of important concepts and their applications. We review important concepts such as: rate word problems, scientific notation, the basics of functions including: graphing, finding their inverses and compositions of functions; long division of polynomials and synthetic division and complex numbers.

Calculus

Allow me to use the experience that I have gained by teaching and tutoring hundreds of Calculus students to help you gain further knowledge of such basic calculus concepts as limits, derivatives, integrals, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions and their applications to Calculus and Infinite Sequences and Series.

My Calculus students appreciate reviewing not only the definitions and methods illustrated in their textbooks and classes but also my derivations of important concepts and their applications, especially to word problems.

Discrete Math

I have a Master of Arts and a Bachelor of Science in Pure Mathematics from City College of CUNY.
I am currently teaching at Hunter College as a Lecturer, I have also taught Elementary Math, Algebra, Finite Mathematics, PreCalculus, Introductory and Intermediate Statistics both online and offline at other CUNY and non-CUNY colleges, including The City College of CUNY, La Guardia Community College of CUNY, St. Francis College and Berkeley College, overall I have been teaching for 15 years.
I have also been tutoring for the past 5 years Elementary Math, Algebra, Precalculus and Calculus students, amongst others, at Hunter College's Dolciani Math Learning tutoring center.

Elementary Math

Allow me to use the experience that I have gained by teaching and tutoring hundreds of algebra students to help you gain further knowledge of algebraic expressions, angles, fractions, ratios, percentages, speed, circles, and word problems. My algebra students appreciate reviewing not only the definitions and methods illustrated in their textbooks and classes but also my derivations of important concepts and their applications.

Finite Math

I have a Master of Arts and a Bachelor of Science in Pure Mathematics from City College of CUNY.
I am currently teaching at Hunter College as a Lecturer, I have also taught Elementary Math, Algebra, Finite Mathematics, PreCalculus, Introductory and Intermediate Statistics both online and offline at other CUNY and non-CUNY colleges, including The City College of CUNY, La Guardia Community College of CUNY, St. Francis College and Berkeley College, overall I have been teaching for 15 years.
I have also been tutoring for the past 5 years Elementary Math, Algebra, Precalculus and Calculus students, amongst others, at Hunter College's Dolciani Math Learning tutoring center.

Mathematica

I have a MA in pure mathematics from The City College of CUNY and have taught Precalculus and Calculus using Mathematica and tutored several other courses using Mathematica.

Precalculus

Allow me to use the experience that I have gained by teaching and tutoring hundreds of precalculus students to help you gain further knowledge of such basic functions as the absolute value, polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions. My precalculus students appreciate reviewing not only the definitions and methods illustrated in their textbooks and classes but also my derivations of important concepts and their applications. We review important concepts such as: the basics of functions including: graphing, finding their inverses and compositions of functions; graphing transformations of basic functions; complex numbers; the unit circle; maximizing word problems and other word problems.

Regents

I have taught Elementary Math, Algebra, Finite Mathematics, PreCalculus, Introductory and Intermediate Statistics both online and offline at other CUNY and non-CUNY colleges, including The City College of CUNY, La Guardia Community College of CUNY, St. Francis College and Berkeley College, overall I have been teaching for 15 years.

I have also been tutoring for the past 5 years Elementary Math, Algebra, Precalculus and Calculus students, amongst others, at Hunter College's Dolciani Math Learning tutoring center.

I have a Master of Arts and a Bachelor of Science in Pure Mathematics from City College of CUNY, where I also taught for 2 years.

Thus with my 15 years of math teaching and tutoring experience, I'm sure I will be able to handle any Regents questions you may have.

SAT Math

Allow me to use the experience that I have gained by teaching and tutoring hundreds of students to help you gain further knowledge of the mathematics required on either of the following:

The mathematics section of the SAT includes questions on arithmetic operations, algebra, geometry, statistics and probability.

The SAT Math Level 1 subject test includes material from algebra and geometry and tests your problem solving skills.

The SAT Math Level 2 subject test includes material from algebra, geometry, trigonometry and precalculus and tests your problem solving skills.

Statistics

Through the several Statistics courses I have taught, I have reviewed with my Statistics students the fundamental concepts of explanatory analysis, inferential statistics and probability.
Students learn such topics as: measurements of center (mean, median, midrange, and mode) and spread (standard deviation, interquartile range, range), basic set theory, theoretical probability, conditional probability, independence, probability distributions (including the binomial, geometric, normal, chi-square, and student's t- distributions), sampling distributions, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing for various types of parameters, univariate and multivariate regression analysis and analysis of variance (ANOVA).

Trigonometry

Allow me to use the experience that I have gained by teaching and tutoring hundreds of Trigonometry students to help you gain further knowledge of such basic functions as the absolute value, polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions. My Trigonometry students appreciate reviewing not only the definitions and methods illustrated in their textbooks and classes but also my derivations of important concepts and their applications. We review important concepts such as: the basics of functions including: graphing, finding their inverses and compositions of functions; graphing transformations of basic functions; complex numbers; the unit circle; maximizing word problems and other word problems.

City College of CUNY
Mathematics
City College of CUNY
Master's

Education

City College of CUNY (Mathematics)

City College of CUNY (Master's)

Competent and Empathetic Tutor — I gambled on Bernardo because his location is close to mine. He is perfect for tutoring! I was impressed with his teaching, patience, and simply because I see he cares. I saw he has a knack for working with students. He connected with me and I'm sure he will connect with other students. I will recommend him as a competent and empathetic tutor. He arrived early and was willing to travel. He had tex ...

— Rosa, Richmond Hill, NY on 8/5/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

100% cancellation penalty for any lessons cancelled without 24 hour notice.

Travel policy

Bernardo will travel within 12 miles of Jamaica, NY 11435.


About Bernardo

I graduated with a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Arts from The City College of the City University of New York.
I have been teaching Mathematics and Statistics for 15 years at Hunter College and for the past 5 years I have been tutoring at a the Dolciani Math Learning Center located at Hunter College of CUNY.

Testimonials

"Competent and Empathetic Tutor"

- Rosa, Richmond Hill, NY on 8/5/14

"Excellent Math Tutor"

- Siet, Elmhurst, NY on 12/9/14

"Excellent tutor!!!"

- Fatima, Jericho, NY on 11/13/14

"Commands the subject of advanced statistics"

- Regine , Rosedale, NY on 11/9/14

"Excellent Experience"

- Roxanne, Forest Hills, NY on 6/23/14

"Fabulous Tutor!!! Highly Recommend!!!"

- Karla, Astoria, NY on 5/4/14

"Great Tutor"

- Ashley, Brooklyn, NY on 4/26/14

Education

City College of CUNY
Mathematics
City College of CUNY
Master's

Education

City College of CUNY (Mathematics)

City College of CUNY (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required

100% cancellation penalty for any lessons cancelled without 24 hour notice.

Travel Radius
Travels within 12 miles of Jamaica, NY 11435

Bernardo’s Subjects

Science:
Physics
Computer:
Mathematica,
Microsoft Excel
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Business:
Economics, Microsoft Excel
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Calculus,
Economics, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus,
SAT Math,
Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT Math,
Regents,
SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Economics, Microsoft Excel, 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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