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Nikunj P.

Scarsdale, NY

$80/hr

Math & Science Specialist, Over 11 Years of Educational Experience

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— Jennifer, White Plains, NY on 3/28/15

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New York University
Biology, General Science
New York University
Master's
City College of New York
Graduate Coursework

Education

New York University (Biology, General Science)

New York University (Master's)

City College of New York (Graduate Coursework)

About Nikunj

My name is Nikunj (Nick). I have a BA in biology & general science, and an MS in biology from New York University. I have been involved in the education field and have been teaching young adults for over eleven years now. During my time as an undergraduate and graduate student at NYU, I spent most of my time educating others. Additionally, I obtained teaching credentials and science education certification from Fordham University and City College.

Subjects I am apt to teach include biology, AP biology, physics, chemistry, Earth science, physical science, pre-algebra, algebra I, geometry, trigonometry, and algebra II. Additionally, I am a certified yoga teacher, with ample experience in health, nutrition, and breath work.

I have always had an inclination for the education of others. As far back as I can remember, I never turn down the opportunity to explain something when people do not understand, especially when it comes to math and science. I have an intuitive ability to quickly recognize students’ disconnects, and provide support to make those connections for students. To me, teaching fulfills a higher purpose. Knowing that the future leaders of this world will face many coming challenges, teenagers and young adults must immediately be guided in such a way that will prepare them for the coming challenges that humanity faces.
My name is Nikunj (Nick). I have a BA in biology & general science, and an MS in biology from New York University. I have been involved in the education field and have been teaching young adults for over eleven years now. During my… Read more

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Multiple subjects tutoring is available, test preparation and AP subject tutoring is also available, rates may vary depending on the needs of the student, and the work input and preparation required.

Travel Radius
Travels within 11 miles of Scarsdale, NY 10583
Background Check: Passed

"Super Late Review- A Big Help! "

- Jennifer, White Plains, NY on 3/28/15
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry,
Prealgebra, SAT Math,
Trigonometry
Science:
ACT Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physical Science, Physics
Business:
Career Development, GRE
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry, Geometry,
Physics, Prealgebra, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, Career Development, College Counseling, GRE, Regents,
SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Career Development, College Counseling

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Geometry

I received a 100 on the Regents exam in high school, and I have previous experience teaching and tutoring the content matter.

Regents

I prepared students for the NYS Regents examinations in Algebra, Geometry, and Trigonometry, and in Earth Science, Living Environment, Chemistry, and Physics. Having been a NYS educator my whole life, and having attended public schools in NYS, I am very familiar with the NYS Regents format, content, and overall strategies in preparing students for the math and sciences.

SAT Math

I have ample SAT math materials, including diagnostics practice tests, and content & topic specific materials, along with 100 of the most important concepts, and 20 tactics/strategies that can be consistently employed to answer each question.

New York University
Biology, General Science
New York University
Master's
City College of New York
Graduate Coursework

Education

New York University (Biology, General Science)

New York University (Master's)

City College of New York (Graduate Coursework)

Super Late Review- A Big Help! — Better late than never, been so busy that I didn't get a chance to write a review. Nikunj replied right away to our request and is very accommodating with our schedule. He was a big help to my daughter in Chemistry. His methodology was understandable to her and eventually she managed well with his help. ...

— Jennifer, White Plains, NY on 3/28/15

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $80.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Multiple subjects tutoring is available, test preparation and AP subject tutoring is also available, rates may vary depending on the needs of the student, and the work input and preparation required.

Travel policy

Nikunj will travel within 11 miles of Scarsdale, NY 10583.

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