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Alex K.

Experienced New York City School Teacher K-12

Myrtle Beach, SC (29579)

Travel radius
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I enjoy helping students learn. Every child can and should succeed!

My background includes over 33 years experience in teaching and working with students K-12 in South Carolina, New York, New Jersey, and Florida. I am one of the top three WyzAnt tutors with the most tutoring hours in the Myrtle Beach area in 2013 and one of the top two thus far in 2014. As of August 1, 2014 I have nearly 85 hours of tutoring experience with 44 Five Star Ratings!

My tutoring experience is in South Carolina and New Jersey. I am bilingual, with the ability to speak both English and Spanish. I am married with four children. I passed a background check in 2012
and again in May, 2014.

I utilize methods which build on developing students' confidence levels and working on skills which facilitate success; not failure.

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Alex’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Grammar, Spanish
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, GED, PSAT, SAT Math
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th), English, Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, Spanish, Study Skills
Special Needs:
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
American History, Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Geometry, Prealgebra, SAT Math
ACT English, English, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary

Elementary (K-6th)

I have over 33 years in teaching/supervising students K-12. I am a retired New York City School Teacher. I have taught thousands of children.


I have taught reading to children using phonics for over two decades K-6. Although children can learn to read in other ways, the phonetic approach is most helpful to most students.

Social Studies

I am a permanently certified 7-12 Social Studies Teacher in New Jersey and New York. I have taught Social Studies K-12 during my educational career and keep informed daily with current events.

Study Skills

My extensive teaching/supervisory experience for over 3 decades has allowed me to develop a vast array of study techniques which help most students improve in their academic areas.

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Queens College, CUNY, New York (Education)

Florida Atlantic University (MEd)

New Jersey City State College (Graduate Coursework)

Very Reliable and Flexible! Alex is patient and works hard to help my son. So glad we found him, he threw my son a lifeline to get through the end of the year. ...

— Maria from Myrtle Beach, SC on 5/7/14);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

$40 per hourly session $55 per 90 minute session $70 per two hour session

Travel policy

Alex will travel within 25 miles of Myrtle Beach, SC 29579.

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