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Adam H.

Gainesville, FL

$33/hour

Tutor Specializing in History and English - Gainesville Area

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University of Florida
Political Science
Florida State University
Master's

Education

University of Florida (Political Science)

Florida State University (Master's)

About Adam

Hello, my name is Adam and I live in Gainesville. I attended high school at Vanguard High in Ocala where I received my International Baccalaureate degree in 2004. I then attended the University of Florida until 2007, when I graduated with my Bachelor of Arts, with a major in Political Science. While pursuing this degree I became very interested in how cities and urban environments are planned and built so I decided to obtain my Master of Science in Urban and Regional Planning at Florida State University. Since moving back to Gainesville five years ago, I have been employed as a Planner for a local municipality.

My educational background has given me knowledge of a wide range of topics on which I can help you or your student. While I am most comfortable with history, English grammar and composition, and literature, I can also aid in statistics, Spanish, and exam prep (SAT and GRE).I have experience in tutoring students from early elementary (reading) to high school (math, Spanish, and reading comprehension).

My teaching philosophy is that every student is capable of passing and excelling in whatever subject is giving them difficulties. With motivation and confidence (and maybe some helpful hints from their teachers or parents) they can overcome any academic issues and be successful. My job is to arm the student with the tools they need to unlock their motivation and confidence.
Hello, my name is Adam and I live in Gainesville. I attended high school at Vanguard High in Ocala where I received my International Baccalaureate degree in 2004. I then attended the University of Florida until 2007, when I graduated with my Bachelor of Arts, with a major in Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Gainesville, FL 32606
In-person lessons
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Writing
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading, SAT Writing
History:
American History, European History, Geography, Political Science, World History
Elementary Education:
Grammar

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University of Florida
Political Science
Florida State University
Master's

Education

University of Florida (Political Science)

Florida State University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $33.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Adam will travel within 15 miles of Gainesville, FL 32606.