Ryan R.

Brooklyn, NY

$65/hr

Biology/Earth Science tutor of Jr/Sr HS & Undergraduate Coursework

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Adelphi University
Biology
Midwestern University - College of Dental Medicine (DMD)
Other

Education

Adelphi University (Biology)

Midwestern University - College of Dental Medicine (DMD) (Other)

About Ryan

My name is Ryan and I am a current Dental student at the Midwestern University school of dentistry. I believe my job as an educator is to not only present material and aide in the learning process, but also to motivate my students to want to learn. I try and do this by making the material relevant to my students. I believe that through experiential learning and situational problem solving, optimal retention of material is achieved. I also make a concerted effort to break down complex ideas into manageable and understandable concepts which can be more easily retained/recalled.

I have experience tutoring individuals at the Junior/Sr High school and undergraduate level. I started tutoring because I found the best way for myself to become totally comfortable with material was to explain it to others. At the undergraduate level I had the opportunity to not only tutor one on one, but to lead review sessions which were attended by numerous individuals.

When first meeting with students I like to dedicate some time getting to know them and assessing their learning style. Usually, I am able to curtail my sessions in accordance to the students specific needs. Having recently completed my undergraduate coursework, I feel as though I have a unique insight into what works in terms of optimal short term (test) and long term (life) material retention. I graduated from Adelphi University with a BS in Biology and minored in Forensic anthropology. I also played competitive baseball and have some experience helping train athletes and improving baseball related mechanics.
My name is Ryan and I am a current Dental student at the Midwestern University school of dentistry. I believe my job as an educator is to not only present material and aide in the learning process, but also to motivate my students to want to learn. I try and do this by making the Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required

Negotiable depending on subject/ distance. Will go overtime if needed for no additional fee.

Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11201
English:
Proofreading
Science:
Anatomy, Biology, Dentistry, Ecology, Genetics, Microbiology,
Physical Science, Physiology
Computer:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Photography
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD
Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Biology
Sports/Recreation:
Fitness
Corporate Training:
Dentistry, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

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Microbiology

I am experienced with general microbiology as well as medical microbiology at the undergraduate and graduate levels. I conducted research in microbiology at the undergraduate level. I am certified in basic disease control which includes the spread of biologically infectious agents.

Photography

I have been doing freelance professional photography and videography for more than five years. I owns canon 5d mkii and have done video work with the sony hdr-fdx1. My work has been used in documentaries and online retail outlets.

Adelphi University
Biology
Midwestern University - College of Dental Medicine (DMD)
Other

Education

Adelphi University (Biology)

Midwestern University - College of Dental Medicine (DMD) (Other)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $65.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Negotiable depending on subject/ distance. Will go overtime if needed for no additional fee.

Travel policy

Ryan will travel within 40 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11201.

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