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Jake R.

Ann Arbor, MI

$35/hour

History, Government, Reading

In-person lessons

$35/Hour


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Brandeis University
American Studies

Education

Brandeis University (American Studies)

About Jake

I volunteered in a Big Brother program for four years, in which I utilized patience and diligence to guide a youth. I also have been a private tutor over the last few years. It is a great passion of mine to help students with any difficulties that they may have. I have a 3.82 GPA at Brandeis University, one of the top universities in the country. I am an American Studies major there with a minor in English. As a result, I am very qualified to tutor the subject matter at hand.

I specialize in teaching History, Government, and Reading/Literature. My teaching style is largely structured, however, I attempt to encourage the student to feel comfortable in explaining any difficulties that he or she may have with the subject matter. I will ensure that the student actively learns the material, rather than simply memorizing facts or information. By teaching in this way, it will help the student to understand other subjects better as well.

I can work around your schedule most of the time. I am very flexible during the summer months because I devote much of my time to tutoring. You only have to cancel two hours in advance, and I offer make-up lessons as well.

I am looking forward to hearing from you and helping in any way that I can.
I volunteered in a Big Brother program for four years, in which I utilized patience and diligence to guide a youth. I also have been a private tutor over the last few years. It is a great passion of mine to help students with any difficulties that they may have. I have a 3.82 GPA at Brandeis University, one of the top universities in the country. Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Ann Arbor, MI 48104
In-person lessons
English:
English, Reading, Vocabulary
History:
American History, Government & Politics
Elementary Education:
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Brandeis University
American Studies

Education

Brandeis University (American Studies)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jake will travel within 5 miles of Ann Arbor, MI 48104.