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Howard B.

Math teacher and supervisor with more than 30 years experience

Woodmere, NY (11598)

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My name is Howard. I supervised a department of more than 30 mathematics teachers in one of New York City's largest high schools for more than 20 years. I've been involved in mathematics education for my entire career and have had more than 25 years of successful experience as a tutor of middle school, high school and college mathematics courses and the math section of the SAT. I am also a math textbook author and editor. I love mathematics and I love to help people learn mathematics.

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Howard’s subjects

ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Elementary Education:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, SAT Math

Study Skills

I spent 36 years as a mathematics teacher and 22 of those years supervising a department of approximately 30 mathematics teachers. Teaching students how to study was always a priority in our professional development meetings. We emphasized such skills as teaching students how to properly use a textbook, reading the materials in the text before attempting any exercises and writing summary paragraphs as the first part of their assignments to serve as a catalyst to help in identifying key theorems and concepts in a lesson.


Alg. II and Trigonometry is a fairly advanced course that requires expertise and experience. I have had years of experience teaching it to students at all levels. Even some certified math teachers are not fluent in this subject.

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City University of New York, Brooklyn College (Mathematics Education)

City University of New York, Brooklyn College (MEd)

Advanced degree in Educational Administration and Supervision (Other)

Excellent tutor. Very patient and thoughtful individual. I would highly recommend Howard. He clearly knows the subject matter and is excellent at explaining even the most basic concepts. ...

— William from Breezy Point, NY on 3/30/14);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $125.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Cancellation fee of $50 for appointments that are cancelled with less that 24 hours notice.

Travel policy

Howard will travel within 15 miles of Woodmere, NY 11598.

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