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Arnold F.

Don't Gamble! Experienced History, Government & English Tutor

New York, NY (10022)

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$60.00
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Learn with a certified and experienced (20+ years) teacher of Social Studies, History: US, Global, European, Government, Political Science and English. Whether you're having trouble writing a report, passing an exam or getting a decent grade I can help you. I am particularly skilled in preparing you for exams such as the SAT, AP and Regents.

I've taught every type of History American,Global and World history. I'm equally experienced teaching AP U.S Government and Politics, AP U.S History, AP World History and Macroeconomics; as well as geography and social studies. I'm also expert at teaching writing and research skills.

So learn how to get a better grade, and learn how to enjoy your class...it won't be difficult with me!! I'm currently teaching US History and Government at a college in NYC, with flexible hours and availability.

Remember, you get what you pay for! Get my expertise and experience- you may even enjoy learning the subject!

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Arnold’s subjects

American History

I have taught every type of history course. I currently am teaching US history in a college in New York. I have taught AP US History, US History and Government, European History and Western History.

Criminal Justice

I have 30+ years of teaching history, sociology, and law; including the workings of the Supreme Court, the American system of jurisprudence and basic and life-changing Supreme Court decisions.

Economics

I studied economics under Dr.Emil Lengyel at NYU and am quite familiar with macroeconomic theory, as well as Keynesian theory.

English

I'm a teacher of English composition, vocabulary, spelling and grammar. I taught the subject for many years in both public and private schools.

ESL/ESOL

I am currently working with non-English speaking students at a college in Queens. I work with them on their vocabulary, writing, grammar and spelling. In addition, I have many years of experience teaching English, composition, research techniques, spelling and grammar on the secondary level.

European History

I have extensive experience teaching world and European History. Whether it is teaching about the ancient civilizations of Greece, Rome or Egypt; or modern day history that encompasses such topics as the Reformation, the world wars, the rise of monarchies and nation states I have taught those subjects for over 30 years in both public and private schools.

Geography

Geography is a subject that can be both fun to learn and useful to know. I first began teaching it over 25 years ago in my first teaching position. Climate, topography and the effect of geography on society and people is an important subject. Having taught it for over 25 years I am both familiar with the material and know how to make it understandable and enjoyable for my students.

Government & Politics

Political science, government and politics were my major in graduate school. I am quite familiar and experienced at teaching US government, comparative government, political systems and their relationship to day's world. I helped to create such programs as Model Congress, taught Advanced Placement US Government and Politics and Comparative government at a variety of schools. I can make these subjects easier to understand, and to master.

Literature

As a teacher of English literatureI have taught about a variety of works of literature. From contemporary fiction, to the great classics, Shakespeare to Dickens,Poe to Wadsworth I am able to bring a true understanding of the author's work.

Political Science

I have taught AP US History & Government for over 20 years; I am currently teaching Government and Political Science at Bramson Ort College. I have 30+ credits in political science from the City University of New York, Graduate Liberal Arts Division.

Proofreading

As the editor of two weekly newspapers, as well as a teacher of English I am quite experienced and familiar with proofreading.

Reading

As a teacher for over 25 years I am both experienced and competent in teaching reading.

Regents

I have taught Regents courses for over 20 years: US History, World History and Economics at Jamaica HS, Springfield Gardens HS and as a tutor with students from a variety of public andf private schools.

Religion

Because I have taught history I am quite familiar with the world's major religions. In addition, I have as part of my academic background taken several anthropology and sociology courses that gives me both an understanding and knowledge of religion.

SAT Reading

I scored extremely high on the SAT Reading Exam. In addition, I have many years of experience teaching composition, essay writing and English on the secondary and college level.

SAT Writing

I have a great deal of experience teaching writing, composition and essay writing. I have taught those subjects on both the secondary and college level.

Social Studies

I have many years of experience teaching social studies. Social Studies is a unique subject in that it covers many of the social sciences: history, political science, civics, geography, economics and history. It is my ability of to teach how each of these disciplines work and interact together.

Reading is an important aspect of learning the material, and that requires a teacher adept and skilled at teaching how to apply the various facts in each social studies discipline. I have over 25 years of teaching this subject and know how to improve a student's test scores, prepare a report, do research, and be a participant in class discussions.

Study Skills

I have been a teacher for over 4 decades. I am currently teaching ESL at BramsonOrt College. I also taughht stud skills at JHS 296K, as well as a teacher at Springfield Gardens and Jamiaca HS teaching study skills was an integral part of my job. n addition, as a teacher at the Lenox School, Park East Day School and Columbia Prep including the teaching of study skills was a significant part of my reponsibilities as a social studies.

World History

World history has been a favorite subject of mine since I first began teaching. Whether it is western or eastern civilization, the growth of society or empires I am familiar with the material having taught them for over 25 years at many public and private secondary schools. I can make the material both fun to learn and easier to understand.

Writing

I have taught writing for over 20 years. In addition, I am a published writer of a textbook, and have been the editor for two weekly newspapers in New York. I am patient, thorough and enjoy working as a tutor. Currently I am also a professor at a college in Queens.

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Education

New York University (Social Studies)

New York University (Master's)

Yes (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

$55/Hour; 4 hours cancellation time required.

Travel policy

Arnold will travel within 10 miles of New York, NY 10022.

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