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Robert A.

Grand Rapids, MI

$35/hour

Tutoring for college basics and test taking (and more)

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Tarleton State University
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Graduate Coursework

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About Robert

My name is Robert and I am a recent transplant to Michigan. I was a certified teacher back in Texas, but I wanted to explore. In college, I did a lot of private tutoring for my friends and classmates. My major was in Elementary Education with some emphasis in Adult and ELL. I've also tutored in basic college Math, Science, and English.

I would prefer to tutor at the college level but some exceptions will be made. My degree is for PreK-6 and my Master's work is for learners of all ages. I also like tutoring for test preparation. I've always been a great test taker and like to pass along tools and tips for those who need it. I've had experience with ACT, SAT, GRE, and all of the teacher certification testing. I would prefer that all tutoring sessions take place in a public place, especially for the first few sessions.

I require at least 2 hour notice for cancellation of sessions.


I have been through basic math classes many times between all of my undergraduate and graduate courses. This has giving me a lot of experience in learning many ways to approach a problem to find the most successful and timely manner. There is almost always a tool/trick that someone hasn't tried that will work great for them.

Taking tests has always come naturally to me. This isn't because I'm smarter than everyone, but simply because I know how to approach the tests. While material is importing, it isn't the only deciding factor in passing the exam.

K-6 are the most important grades in my opinion as this is where the foundations of education are built. My degree is in EC-6 and this is where my work and teaching experience reside primarily.

If you think I may be able to help you, feel free to contact me and let's determine if I'm the right tutor for you. If I do not think I'm a good fit, I will tell you honestly and not waste your time or money. I look forward to hearing from you and to helping you be successful.
My name is Robert and I am a recent transplant to Michigan. I was a certified teacher back in Texas, but I wanted to explore. In college, I did a lot of private tutoring for my friends and classmates. My major was in Elementary Education with some emphasis in Adult Read more

Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Grand Rapids, MI 49534
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Prealgebra
English:
Writing
Test Preparation:
Common Core, GRE
Elementary Education:
Common Core, Elementary (K-6th)
Business:
GRE

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Tarleton State University
Education Generalist
Tarleton State University
Graduate Coursework

Education

Tarleton State University (Education Generalist)

Tarleton State University (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Robert will travel within 25 miles of Grand Rapids, MI 49534.