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Andrea R.

Sunapee, NH

$50/hour

Algebra and Pre Algebra Tutor

In-person lessons
Background check passed as of 1/26/14
5.0 average from 6 ratings
Excellent!
— Richard, Franklin, MA on 1/28/14

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U of Mass
Sociology
U of Mass
Other
Boston College
MBA

Education

U of Mass (Sociology)

U of Mass (Other)

Boston College (MBA)

About Andrea

I am a recently retired 8th grade Math teacher who absolutely loves teaching Algebra! As a parent of a child with learning disabilities, I have developed strategies that are effective for students who have learning disabilities or math anxiety. I also have 25 years of having worked in the corporate environment which allows me to bring the real world perspective to learning. I am a recently retired 8th grade Math teacher who absolutely loves teaching Algebra! As a parent of a child with learning disabilities, I have developed strategies that are effective for students who have learning disabilities or math Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Sunapee, NH 03782
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Excellent!"

- Richard, Franklin, MA on 1/28/14
Math:
Algebra 1,
Elementary Math, Prealgebra
Test Preparation:
COOP/HSPT,
GED,
GRE, SSAT
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Study Skills
Business:
GRE

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Algebra 1

I taught Algebra 1 for 13 years. I have coached several competitive Math teams. I have taught MCAS Math classes. I am responsible, creative, patient, clear, easy to get along with and flexible.

COOP/HSPT

As an 8th grade Math teacher, I am familiar with the Math concepts evaluated in entrance tests like these. I have my Masters degree and my Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies (all of the coursework for my Doctorate) in Mathematics Education. I have also coached Math Teams over the past 7 years.

Elementary (K-6th)

Math learned in the elementary grades is the foundation upon which all other Math courses are based. My concentration in Grad school on Mathematics Education prepared me to understand how Math is learned. I have 13 years of teaching Math in the Middle School. My teaching style is clear and focused. I am patient and creative.

GED

I have prepared students for their State Math exams.

Prealgebra

I taught Pre-Algebra for 13 years.
I have developed strategies that are effective for students with math difficulties as well as students who are previewing new material.
My approach is clear and student specific so each student can relate Pre-Algebra to their own life.

Study Skills

As a Math teacher for 13 years, I have developed organizational and study skills methods that have been very effective. Studying for Math incorporates many of the study skills that are transferable to other subjects but there are unique skills for learning and preparing for Math. I have also taught MCAS classes which incorporated test taking strategies.

U of Mass
Sociology
U of Mass
Other
Boston College
MBA

Education

U of Mass (Sociology)

U of Mass (Other)

Boston College (MBA)

Excellent! — Andrea was a great tutor. She was extremely patient with me and she made sure that I understood the concept exactly. She even thought of creative phrases to help me remember certain things. My experience with her was very pleasant. ...

— Richard, Franklin, MA on 1/28/14

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Andrea will travel within 15 miles of Sunapee, NH 03782.