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Richard D.

Savannah, GA

$45/hour

IQ 155+, started college at age 14. Available to begin lessons today.

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5.0 average from 1 ratings

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Mercer University, Macon, GA
Duke University
Other
University of Texas at Austin
Enrolled

Education

Mercer University, Macon, GA

Duke University (Other)

University of Texas at Austin (Enrolled)

About Richard

I have over a decade of higher-level education in traditional academic subjects, as well as two years of graduate level education in religion. My personality is kind and charismatic, with a love of goofy humor. I hope we have a chance to sprinkle some healthy laughter all throughout our sessions.


My bio:

At age eight, I was professionally administered an IQ test, for which the maximum reportable score was 155+. This was the rating I received - a result which places me within the top one third of one percentile of the population. Four years afterward, I enrolled in college full-time at age fourteen. In two years, I graduated with an Associate of Science at the top of my class, which included over one thousand traditional students and thirty other early-starters like myself. I scored a 1570 out of a maximum of of 1600 on the SAT, and I was awarded both the National Merit scholarship and Mercer University's premier scholarship for incoming students. At Mercer I received formal training in classical piano, before graduating Summa Cum Laude with a B.A. in philosophy, as well as three minors in physics, creative writing, and ancient Greek. I earned a perfect score on my first attempt on all three sections of the GRE and was offered a premier fellowship to Candler School of Theology at Emory University to begin my graduate-level studies. I declined this award in favor of studying for a Master's of Theological Studies at Duke University. Upon graduating from Duke, I then received the top university-wide award (the Harrington Fellowship) at the University of Texas at Austin. I am currently a fourth-year student in the PhD. program in philosophy through UT.

My tutoring experience ranges all the way from grade school to undergraduate studies.
I have over a decade of higher-level education in traditional academic subjects, as well as two years of graduate level education in religion. My personality is kind and charismatic, with a love of goofy humor. I hope we have a chance to sprinkle some healthy laughter all throughout our Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

My group rate is the same as my private rate --- I am happy to teach multiple students in a single session if the subject is the same.

Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Savannah, GA 31411
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Differential Equations, Elementary Math, Geometry, Logic,
Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
Science:
ACT Science, Anatomy, Biology, Chemistry, Philosophy, Physical Science, Physics
Music:
Piano
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Bible Studies,
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, GRE, LSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Language:
Greek, Hebrew, Spanish
History:
Classics, Religion,
World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
Business:
GRE

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Bible Studies

I completed a Master's in Theological Studies from Duke University in 2009, with an excellent GPA. My studies included courses on the Old and New Testaments, as well as biblical Hebrew. I have also studied biblical Greek as an undergraduate.

Logic

I am currently a fourth-year graduate student in good standing in the department of philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin. I have taken both an undergraduate level logic course from Mercer University as well as a graduate level logic course from UT Austin. I received an A in both courses, as well as good feedback from my professors. I work with logic on a regular basis in my research as a professional philosopher.

Religion

I completed a Master's in Theological Studies from Duke University in 2009.

Mercer University, Macon, GA
Duke University
Other
University of Texas at Austin
Enrolled

Education

Mercer University, Macon, GA

Duke University (Other)

University of Texas at Austin (Enrolled)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

My group rate is the same as my private rate --- I am happy to teach multiple students in a single session if the subject is the same.

Travel policy

Richard will travel within 30 miles of Savannah, GA 31411.