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Drew B.

Mckinney, TX

$65/hr

Experienced Tutor in Many Subjects - Math, Science, English, and More

Usually responds in about 2 hours

Experienced Tutor in Many Subjects - Math, Science, English, and More

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I have many years of experience as a tutor, working at various universities, companies, and even privately. I have been working with WyzAnt nearly three years now. I provide tutoring in subjects ranging from elementary math to calculus, earth science to chemistry, grammar to essay writing, and foreign languages like French and Spanish. I specialize in tutoring math and science. I am equally as helpful in language studies. I have a great grasp of English, having spent many years as an ESL instructor. I am fluent in Spanish and conversational in French. I am being inundated by more and more requests for test prep, including SAT, ACT, GRE, and GED. I have experience with all of these and others, and I am currently working to prepare some students for at least a couple of these.

I am currently completing the last few classes necessary for a degree in Biochemistry at the University of Texas at Dallas. My wife and I got married in college, so it slowed my pace just a bit. I live, along with my wife and 6-year-old daughter, in McKinney, TX. My wife is a Tennis Pro at the local country club. I have traveled with my family quite a bit, both in the United States and abroad. I have visited nearly every state in the United States, except distant states like Hawaii and Alaska. I even lived a few years with my family in Mexico. My siblings and I had a great opportunity to see much of the world. My wife is from abroad, too - Cape Town, South Africa. We met here in Texas, but we traveled to Cape Town to get married. We lived there for some time, until shortly after our daughter was born. The sights in that part of Africa are amazing.

In my free time, I enjoy either picking up my guitar or sitting down at the piano, though I am definitely better with the guitar. Between work, school, and family, those times do not come frequently. But I enjoy what I do, especially having the satisfaction of helping others achieve success in academics. My method is geared towards understanding of the material, rather than just rote completion of homework. This is, as the story goes, like "teaching the man to fish." While it may sound cliché, this goes a long way in helping students to achieve true success in their studies.

Testimonials

"Great Experience"

- Ann, Dallas, TX on 3/2/13

"Great Tutor!"

- Claudia, Richardson, TX on 11/14/14

"Great Tutor"

- Sandra, Plano, TX on 9/4/14

"Great Tutor"

- Bobby, Plano, TX on 8/18/14

"We are so glad we hired Drew"

- Mari, Prosper, TX on 7/22/14

"Great tutor! Always available to help!"

- Kaitlyn, Plano, TX on 7/22/14

"Organized and thorough"

- Julie, Frisco, TX on 4/25/14

"Good Job"

- Robin, Little Elm, TX on 2/17/14

"Great tutor"

- Sherry, Frisco, TX on 10/2/13

"Excellent Tutor!"

- Karen, Allen, TX on 7/19/13

"Best tutor out of all the tutors I've used for my 3 children"

- Bryce, Stillwater, OK on 6/15/13

"Helped to build my son's confidence"

- Sandi, Plano, TX on 6/11/13

"Came through for me when I really needed help!!"

- Morgan, Plano, TX on 3/31/13

"Excellent Tutor!!!"

- Elizabeth, Allen, TX on 2/14/13

"Very Helpful"

- Debra, Allen, TX on 11/26/12

"Drew is Great!!"

- Kristee, Mckinney, TX on 6/26/12

"Very good tutor"

- Ann, Plano, TX on 3/5/12

"Easy to by phone or e-mail"

- Carla, Garland, TX on 10/25/11

"Hes a good tutor!"

- Sherrell, Dallas, TX on 9/13/11
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Bible Studies, English, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry,
Microbiology, Philosophy, Physical Science
Computer:
General Computer, Macintosh
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
French, Spanish, TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry,
Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL,
French, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Spanish, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, GED, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
French, General Computer, Grammar, Proofreading, Spanish

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.

Chemistry

I am taking some final classes at UT Dallas to complete my degree in Biochemistry. As a Biochemistry major, I have been exposed to and mastered many advanced chemistry concepts.

ESL/ESOL

I have many years experience in this field. I have taught at various institutions and universities, both in Mexico and the United States. I am bilingual, fluent in both English and Spanish. I have taught both, English to Spanish-speaking individuals, and Spanish to English-speaking individuals. It would be easier to simply submit my resume, if necessary. Let me know if further details are necessary.

University of Texas, Dallas
Biochemistry

Education

University of Texas, Dallas (Biochemistry)

Great Experience — This was our first time using Wyzant. Drew was very responsive to emails, punctual, and pleasant. My son said Drew really helped him to better understand chemistry. We are grateful to Drew for all his help. ...

— Ann, Dallas, TX on 3/2/13

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $65.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Drew will travel within 10 miles of Mckinney, TX 75070.


About Drew

I have many years of experience as a tutor, working at various universities, companies, and even privately. I have been working with WyzAnt nearly three years now. I provide tutoring in subjects ranging from elementary math to calculus, earth science to chemistry, grammar to essay writing, and foreign languages like French and Spanish. I specialize in tutoring math and science. I am equally as helpful in language studies. I have a great grasp of English, having spent many years as an ESL instructor. I am fluent in Spanish and conversational in French. I am being inundated by more and more requests for test prep, including SAT, ACT, GRE, and GED. I have experience with all of these and others, and I am currently working to prepare some students for at least a couple of these.

I am currently completing the last few classes necessary for a degree in Biochemistry at the University of Texas at Dallas. My wife and I got married in college, so it slowed my pace just a bit. I live, along with my wife and 6-year-old daughter, in McKinney, TX. My wife is a Tennis Pro at the local country club. I have traveled with my family quite a bit, both in the United States and abroad. I have visited nearly every state in the United States, except distant states like Hawaii and Alaska. I even lived a few years with my family in Mexico. My siblings and I had a great opportunity to see much of the world. My wife is from abroad, too - Cape Town, South Africa. We met here in Texas, but we traveled to Cape Town to get married. We lived there for some time, until shortly after our daughter was born. The sights in that part of Africa are amazing.

In my free time, I enjoy either picking up my guitar or sitting down at the piano, though I am definitely better with the guitar. Between work, school, and family, those times do not come frequently. But I enjoy what I do, especially having the satisfaction of helping others achieve success in academics. My method is geared towards understanding of the material, rather than just rote completion of homework. This is, as the story goes, like "teaching the man to fish." While it may sound cliché, this goes a long way in helping students to achieve true success in their studies.

Testimonials

"Great Experience"

- Ann, Dallas, TX on 3/2/13

"Great Tutor!"

- Claudia, Richardson, TX on 11/14/14

"Great Tutor"

- Sandra, Plano, TX on 9/4/14

"Great Tutor"

- Bobby, Plano, TX on 8/18/14

"We are so glad we hired Drew"

- Mari, Prosper, TX on 7/22/14

"Great tutor! Always available to help!"

- Kaitlyn, Plano, TX on 7/22/14

"Organized and thorough"

- Julie, Frisco, TX on 4/25/14

"Good Job"

- Robin, Little Elm, TX on 2/17/14

"Great tutor"

- Sherry, Frisco, TX on 10/2/13

"Excellent Tutor!"

- Karen, Allen, TX on 7/19/13

"Best tutor out of all the tutors I've used for my 3 children"

- Bryce, Stillwater, OK on 6/15/13

"Helped to build my son's confidence"

- Sandi, Plano, TX on 6/11/13

"Came through for me when I really needed help!!"

- Morgan, Plano, TX on 3/31/13

"Excellent Tutor!!!"

- Elizabeth, Allen, TX on 2/14/13

"Very Helpful"

- Debra, Allen, TX on 11/26/12

"Drew is Great!!"

- Kristee, Mckinney, TX on 6/26/12

"Very good tutor"

- Ann, Plano, TX on 3/5/12

"Easy to by phone or e-mail"

- Carla, Garland, TX on 10/25/11

"Hes a good tutor!"

- Sherrell, Dallas, TX on 9/13/11
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Education

University of Texas, Dallas
Biochemistry

Education

University of Texas, Dallas (Biochemistry)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Mckinney, TX 75070

Drew’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Bible Studies, English, ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry,
Microbiology, Philosophy, Physical Science
Computer:
General Computer, Macintosh
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
French, Spanish, TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry,
Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL,
French, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Spanish, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, GED, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
French, General Computer, Grammar, Proofreading, Spanish

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.


Background Check Status for Drew B.

Drew B. passed a background check on 9/4/14. The check was ordered by Drew through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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