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Nicholas P.

Jacksonville, FL

$60/hour

Patient and Knowledgeable Math Tutor specializing in ACT and SAT tests

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Roosevelt University of Chicago
Mathematics and Physics
Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago
Master's
Consult Tech, Microsoft Certification,
Other

Education

Roosevelt University of Chicago (Mathematics and Physics)

Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago (Master's)

Consult Tech, Microsoft Certification, (Other)

About Nicholas

I am a holder of BS, MCP, MSE, IEEE and University degrees with double major in MATH and Electron Physics from Roosevelt University of Chicago and have completed 26 credit-hour postgraduate work in Mathematics, Electron Physics and Electronics at Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago.

I have received an official Status of Eligibility to teach Mathematics (grades 5-9) and (grades 6-12) from the Florida Department of Education, Bureau of Educator Certification.
I have completed a background check and passed my fingerprinting process from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.
I have attended the Kelly Educational Staffing Teacher Training as part of the requirement for employment as a Substitute Teacher with Kelly Educational Staffing.
Over the past year of my employment with Kelly, I have received several Teacher Evaluation reports from other Teachers and Principals, with excellent testimonials for my teaching skills and student management performance, as well as, good recommendations for continued teaching employment.
My particular Skills and Specialty:
I can help students successfully pass the ACT, SAT and AP testing.
My instructing skills play an essential role in creating a stimulating environment that help students understand complex Math problems, improve their grades and achieve their full potential.
I have many years of world-wide diversified experience, including teaching and tutoring MAT at all levels, Elementary to College under a multicultural and multilingual environment.
I help students learn to solve the trickiest MATH problems and have fun doing it.
I am a holder of BS, MCP, MSE, IEEE and University degrees with double major in MATH and Electron Physics from Roosevelt University of Chicago and have completed 26 credit-hour postgraduate work in Mathematics, Electron Physics and Electronics at Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago.

I have received an official Status of
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Policies
Cancellation
36 hours notice required

The Default Hourly Rate rate is negotiable, and depends on the place of meeting, days, hours and frequency. The first hour of acquaintance lesson is FREE

Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Jacksonville, FL 32257
Background Check: Passed
English:
Writing
Language:
Greek,
Russian, Writing
History:
Geography, Music History,
Social Studies,
Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Soccer

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.

ACT Math

I am a patient and skillful tutor with many years of one-on-one teaching experience.
My skills combined with mathematical and scientific background put me in the unique position to assist students pass the ACT test with high score.

ACT Science

With a BS in Mathematical Sciences and many years of experience of teaching Sciences at all levels, I can help students understand and solve the trickiest Science problems.

Actuarial Science

I have a University degree with BS in Mathematics and actuarial statistics. I am qualified to teach actuarial science in order to determine risk in the fields of insurance, finance and other professions.

Adobe Photoshop

For several years, I have used the Adobe Photoshop program for my work. I am a certified Microsoft professional and computer engineer. Most recently, I have passed the Wyzant Adobe Photoshop test.
I am qualified to tutor the subject.

Algebra 1

I have BS degree with Double major in Mathematics and Physics from Roosevelt University of Chicago.
I am certified by the Department of Education of the State of Florida to teach Math for grades 5-12.
Most recently I have passed myself the Wyzant Algebra 1 test . I am qualified to tutor the subject

Algebra 2

My academic background, my teaching and tutoring experience and my teaching skills help students solve the trickiest Algebra 2 problems and have fun doing it.

ASVAB

I have a BS University degree with double major in Math and Physics. I am an electronics engineer by profession. As a result, I have working knowledge of general science, arithmetic reasoning, electronic information and reading comprehension.

Business

I have a University degree with graduate level studies toward an Master in Business Administration. I am qualified to teach Business courses to others for the purpose of learning to conduct profitable business.

Calculus

Mos recently, I myself have passed the Wyzant Calculus Test with high score. I have also a BS degree in higher Mathematics and Physics. I am qualified to teach and tutor the subject.

Career Development

I have developed my own successful career based on on-going, lifelong process to learn and achieve more. I have more than twenty years of working experience teaching people of new skills to improve their careers. Whether you are looking at making a career change, or moving up within a company, I can help you plan your own career development to succeed.

Chemistry

My academic background includes formal education in Chemistry from Roosevelt University of Chicago.
Most recently I have passed myself the WyzAnt Chemistry test.
I am qualified to tutor Chemistry.

Common Core

I have a BS degree in Math and Physics from Roosevelt University of Chicago. I have been teaching and tutoring Math to the Duval schools of the State of Florida under the new Common Core System. I am also certified by the Department of Education of the State of Florida to teach Math for Grades 5-9 and Grades 6-12. I feel qualified to tutor Common Core.

Computer Science

I have a University degree with BS in Mathematics and Computer Science. I am a certified Microsoft Computer Systems Engineer. I am a Microsoft Professional with a Microsoft Certificate to Train the Trainer.
I am qualified to teach Computer Science to those interested to learn a scientific approach to programming language theory, computation and its application.

Differential Equations

I have a University degree with a BS in Mathematics and postgraduate MATH courses towards an MS, including Differential Equations. I am qualified to teach the subject.

Discrete Math

I have a BS degree in Mathematics. My major includes Computer Science and Discrete Math.

Ecology

I have an academic background in physical sciences. I have built and operated my own energy self sustained ecological farm, which included fish farming and aquatic gardening, and renewable energy generating systems.

Econometrics

I have a University degree with a BS in Mathematics and Economics.

Electrical Engineering

I possess an BS degree with a major in electron physics, electrical and electronic engineering from Roosevelt University and I.I.T.

I worked as an Engineering Project manager for US companies building factories around the world.
My diversified Academic and Electrical Egineering experience qualifies me to teach & tutor students in the Electrical & Electronic fields

Elementary (K-6th)

I graduated from Roosevelt University of Chicago with a BS in Mathematics. For over ten years, I have taught Elementary school Math (K-6th) as a teacher.

Elementary Math

I have a University BS degree in Mathematics.
I am qualified to teach elementary Math.

Finite Math

I have a BS degree in Mathematics, which covers a variety of Math topics, including Finite Math, usually required of business students. I am qualified to teach the subject.

GED

I have a BS University degree. I have a double major in Math and Physics. I also have a long term teaching and tutoring experience in ACT, SAT and GED Test Preparation subjects. I am particularly strong in GED Math and Science.

Geometry

I have a strong mathematical educational background and tutoring experience on Plain, Spherical and Analytic Geometry.

Greek

I speak and write fluently in ancient, high, and modern Greek. I can teach pronunciation, grammar and syntax at all three levels, including Biblical Greek. I graduated from Greek gymnasium with a degree in Greek literature and composition. For 20+ years, I have taught Greek to English speaking adults and children.

I am qualified to teach the subject and have fun doing it.

Guitar

I have studied music and played musical instruments since I was six years old. During the last 40 years I have played just about all the string instruments, including guitar and mandolin. I am qualified to teach string and keyboard instruments.

Linear Algebra

I have a University degree with BS in Mathematics and Linear Algebra. I specialized in the study of vector spaces, mappings between spaces and the use of matrices and vectors. I am qualified to teach Linear Algebra to those interested in the advanced math course of Linear Algebra.

Logic

I have a University degree with BS in Mathematics and Logic. I specialized in the normative study of reasoning as applied to the fields of Mathematics and Computer Science. I am qualified to teach the use of Logic as valid reasoning for any activity.

Marketing

I have a University degree with graduate level studies toward an MBA in Sales and Marketing. I am qualified to teach Marketing to others for the purpose of learning how to market and sell products or services.

Microsoft Access

For more than 20 years, I have used the Microsoft Access program in my academic work and my business ventures.

Microsoft Excel

I am a certified Microsoft Professional, Computer Systems Engineer with a Certificate to Train-the-Trainer.

Microsoft Outlook

I am a certified Microsoft Professional and a certified trainer by Microsoft. I am qualified to teach any Microsoft application, including Microsoft Outlook.

Microsoft PowerPoint

I am a certified Microsoft Professional, Computer Systems Engineer with a Certificate to Train-the-Trainer.

Microsoft Project

I am a Certified Microsoft Computer Systems Engineer and a Microsoft Certified Professional with a Microsoft Certificate to Train-the-Trainer.

Microsoft Publisher

I am a certified Microsoft Professional and a certified trainer by Microsoft. I am qualified to teach any Microsoft application, including Microsoft Publisher.

Microsoft Windows

I am a certified Microsoft Professional and a certified trainer by Microsoft. I am qualified to teach any Microsoft application, including Microsoft Windows.

Microsoft Word

I am a certified Microsoft Professional, Computer Systems Engineer with a Certificate to Train-the-Trainer.

Music History

I have studied Music History and Music Appreciation at the University. In particular I have a diploma of completion in European and Byzantine chanting. I am qualified to teach Music History, European and Byzantine music. I am working as a Certified Substitute Teacher for the Duval County Schools.

Music Theory

I have studied theory of music in college. I read music and play musical instruments. I am a chanter of both European and Byzantine music. I sing in a choir in the bass section.

Physical Science

I have a BS in Math and Sciences and many years of experience of teaching Physical Science at all levels.

Physics

With a BS in Physics and many years of experience of teaching Physics at all levels, I can help students understand and solve the trickiest Physics problems.
I have myself been tested and passed with high score the Wyzant Physics test.
I am qualified to teach any topic of physics, including statics, dynamics, optics, acoustics, thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism per university level Physics.

Prealgebra

Affordable private math tutoring to help students improve grades and achieve their full potential. I have a BS degree in math from Roosevelt University and MCP, MSE, IEEE. I do one-on one tutoring for (K-5) elementary, middle school and high school students. I prepare you for the ACT, SAT and AP testing. I will help you to solve the trickiest MATH problems the easy way and having fun doing it.
Give me details of your preferred meeting location, days, and hours, and I will be happy to send my the best offer.

QuickBooks

I am a certified Microsoft Professional and a certified trainer by Microsoft with Business and accounting background. I am qualified to teach any computer based accounting and book keeping application, including QuickBooks.

SAT Math

I have passed the SAT test with a very high score. I can help you do the same.

Soccer

I have played soccer in Greece since my childhood. I played soccer for my high school and U.S. college teams. I am a certified soccer referee. For several years I have coached YMCA soccer teams in Jacksonville.
I am qualified to tutor the subject.

Social Studies

I have a University degree in Social Studies. I am qualified to teach Social Studies to anyone. I am working as a Certified Substitute Teacher for the Duval County Schools.

Spelling

My spelling capability is above average. I have taught spelling as part of my teaching activities in schools. I have done a lot of writing during my academic and professional work, including scientific and technical articles.

Study Skills

I have University degree in Study Skills including organization, time management, comprehension and research skills. I am qualified to teach Study Skills.

Trigonometry

With a BS degree in Math and many years experience teaching Trigonometry I can help students understand and solve planar and spherical trigonometry problems

Recently, I have myself passed the Wyzant Trigonometry test with 100% score.

I am qualified to teach trigonometry at any level.

Web Design

I am a certified Microsoft Professional and a certified trainer by Microsoft for Web design. I am qualified to teach Web Design, including the Front Page Web design application.

Writing

I have done a lot of writing during my academic and professional work. I have written many scientific and technical articles. I have also used the Microsoft Office suite (Words, Power Point e.t.c.) to make presentations.

Roosevelt University of Chicago
Mathematics and Physics
Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago
Master's
Consult Tech, Microsoft Certification,
Other

Education

Roosevelt University of Chicago (Mathematics and Physics)

Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago (Master's)

Consult Tech, Microsoft Certification, (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 36 hours notice required

The Default Hourly Rate rate is negotiable, and depends on the place of meeting, days, hours and frequency. The first hour of acquaintance lesson is FREE

Travel policy

Nicholas will travel within 5 miles of Jacksonville, FL 32257.