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Jane K.

Alpine, NJ


MIT Grad: Math/Science Tutor for 4-12th Grades; SAT Math Tutor

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5.0 average from 142 ratings
Really terrific
— Lidia, Briarcliff Manor, NY on 12/18/11

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About Jane

I have been tutoring students in math, physics, chemistry, biology and physical science for the last 3 years. I have also coordinated and taught SAT Math classes. I have experience working with students ranging from 4th-12th grades, including students diagnosed with ADHD.

Simply put, my style of teaching is personalized so that I can help each individual student reach his/her personal goals in the coursework. As a teacher, I can be demanding at times, but I also try to help the student enjoy the subject matter and try to share my passion for learning math and science with them.

As a student, I enjoyed and excelled in Math and Science and competed regularly in Math and Science competitions. I have a BS degree in Biology from MIT and have worked for 5 years in the investment banking industry. With my experiences as a student, teacher and having worked in corporate America, I am always willing to share my experiences and advice in the college admissions process as well as career choices.
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Travel Radius
Travels within 35 miles of Alpine, NJ 07620
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Really terrific"

- Lidia, Briarcliff Manor, NY on 12/18/11
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
ACT Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physical Science, Physics
SAT Writing, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, GRE, ISEE, PSAT, Regents, SAT Math, SAT Writing, SSAT
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Study Skills, Vocabulary

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Really terrific — Our daughter has been tutored by Jane for 3 months and she absolutely loves her. Our daughter's grades have increased remarkably in math and chemistry, and Jane is also helping her with SAT prep and teaching her better study habits. Jane is one of the best "finds" we've made this year! ...

— Lidia, Briarcliff Manor, NY on 12/18/11

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $150.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jane will travel within 35 miles of Alpine, NJ 07620.