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Erskine B.

Walnut Creek, CA

$35/hr

A Witty Engineer with Great Math, English, and Science Skills

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4.9 Avg. Rating
 
 
57 Ratings
 
 
9hrs Response Time
Makes Math Interesting!
— Logan, Walnut Creek, CA on 6/17/15

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University of Florida
Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Master's

Education

University of Florida (Agricultural and Biological Engineering)

Georgia Institute of Technology (Master's)

About Erskine

I am currently working as an Environmental Engineer for the Environmental Protection Agency in San Francisco. I graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural and Biological Engineering from the University of Florida (GO GATORS) as well as a Master of Science in Bioengineering from Georgia Institute of Technology (GO YELLOW JACKETS). Unlike many engineers, I actually have a sense of humor and so I make learning fun and interesting. Also, I pay close attention to details and so a nonchalant "oh I got it" will not sneak by me! If I can help you understand the why, then you can spend less time memorizing! Algebra I & II, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry, General Chemistry, Biology are just a few subjects that I am prepared to help you navigate to achieve your goal! I am currently working as an Environmental Engineer for the Environmental Protection Agency in San Francisco. I graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural and Biological Engineering from the University of Florida (GO GATORS) as well as a Master of Science in Bioengineering from… Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Makes Math Interesting!"

- Logan, Walnut Creek, CA on 6/17/15

"Very clear and thorough"

- Herman, Hayward, CA on 3/7/15

"Awesome tutor"

- Sheila, Martinez, CA on 2/11/15

"Goes the extra mile!"

- Mike, Walnut Creek, CA on 10/28/14
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Biology, Chemistry
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
GMAT, GRE, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, Statistics, Writing
Test Preparation:
GMAT, GRE, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
General Computer, GMAT, Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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University of Florida
Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Master's

Education

University of Florida (Agricultural and Biological Engineering)

Georgia Institute of Technology (Master's)

Makes Math Interesting! — Erskine tutored me in Honors Pre-Calculus for several months in my second semester of senior year. I was struggling to maintain passing grades, and, as I saw it, I had to seek outside help if I was going to do well. I can gladly look back and say that getting Erskine as a tutor was one of my smartest decisions. With his help, I raised my grade a full letter from a middling D to a high C. Erskine ...

— Logan, Walnut Creek, CA on 6/17/15

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Erskine will travel within 10 miles of Walnut Creek, CA 94597.

Background Check Status for Erskine B.

Erskine B. passed a background check on 1/9/15. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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