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Dennis B.

Ventura, CA

$39/hr

Knowlegeable, creative tutor, will adapt to your learning needs.

In-person lessons
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Background check passed as of 4/27/15
5.0 Avg. Rating
 
 
3 Ratings
 
 
12hrs Response Time
Excellent
— Aida, Scottsdale, AZ on 9/6/13

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Charter Oak College
Math
University of Connecticut
MBA

Education

Charter Oak College (Math)

University of Connecticut (MBA)

About Dennis

Hello,

My name is Dennis. In 2012 I left a successful business career in order to enter the field of education, my true passion. I have spent much time during my last years in the business world recruiting, mentoring, and tutoring the next generation of business leaders. The personal satisfaction that I received from this inspired me to become a tutor.I have been tutoring on a regular basis since, both in person and in a virtual classroom.

I have an MBA with a Finance concentration from the University of Connecticut. I have been certified as a substitute teacher in Arizona. I have a naturally affinity for numbers and am highly educated in most areas of math. I enjoy teaching math at the elementary level as well as business and finance related courses to college students. I have had considerable success teaching Microsoft office, most notably Excel.

Additionally, for the past 2 years I have tutored math on behalf of the AZ Dept of Ed to high school students who could not graduate because they were unable to pass the AIMS test. I am proud of the fact that every student that I tutored passed their AIMS re-test on the first try, a 100% success rate.

I am much more collaborative than prescriptive in my teaching style. I will work with the student not only to identify needs, but also to personalize the path to learning.

Learning, as with most things, is facilitated when it is enjoyable.
Hello,

My name is Dennis. In 2012 I left a successful business career in order to enter the field of education, my true passion. I have spent much time during my last years in the business world recruiting, mentoring, and tutoring the next generation of business leaders. The…
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Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Ventura, CA 93003
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Excellent"

- Aida, Scottsdale, AZ on 9/6/13
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
History:
American History, Government & Politics
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Business:
Business,
Finance, GMAT, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, GMAT, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Business,
Finance, General Computer, GMAT, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Statistics

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Business

I have an MBA for The University of Connecticut, with a concentration in Finance. I have taken 66 post-graduate credits in a variety of Business courses. Additionally, I have 40 years of business experience with Guardian Industries Corp, a global manufacturing company. My career path took me from sales to management, to Director of Business Development, to Directorship.

Charter Oak College
Math
University of Connecticut
MBA

Education

Charter Oak College (Math)

University of Connecticut (MBA)

Excellent — We went over basic formulas in Finance and applied them to the calculator and in excel, it was very helpful and I feel more confident now. Thank you Dennis. ...

— Aida, Scottsdale, AZ on 9/6/13

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $39.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Dennis will travel within 20 miles of Ventura, CA 93003.

Background Check Status for Dennis B.

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