Harry E.

Brooklyn, NY

$60/hr

SAT Prep, Elementary / Middle School, HS English, History

In-person lessons

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Northwestern University
Theater

Education

Northwestern University (Theater)

About Harry

Hello! My name is Harry. I graduated from Northwestern University in 2008 with a a 4.2 GPA and BA from the School of Communications and a degree in theater. Since then, I have worked as an SAT and test prep tutor for the Protesters, a tutoring company based in Brooklyn; as a museum educator at the Rubin museum, where I lead gallery experiences and teach workshops to school groups of all ages; and traveled regularly to India where I study Tibetan language and teach English. I also currently work for the Rubin Foundation, where I am contracted as an editor and developer for several of their online educational resources.

My specialty is in SAT test prep, English, world history (with broad knowledge of religious history and the silk route) and sociology; I am also able to tutor any subject K-8, have experience with special-needs populations and those who speak English as a second language. I received a perfect score on my verbal portion of the SAT, and have been trained in various test-taking strategies through my work with the Protesters, a Brooklyn-based test prep company. Through my career in museum education, I have worked with students ranging from kindergarten through university levels, crafting and implementing specially designed curriculum and in-gallery experiences relating our museum exhibits with the social sciences, English, and math. Additionally, I am a professional singer and theater coach, and am available for voice lessons, sight singing, audition coaching, and individual theater training, and am versed in several mindfulness techniques that improve stress reduction and memory.

I have a passion for education, and I truly enjoy the process of designing programs to meet the individual needs of each student. Through my work, I have become familiar with the current trends of educational pedagogy and the way different teaching strategies (visual, kinesthetic, or auditory) that work differently for individual learners. For me, one of the greatest joys of education is the creativity involved in shaping lessons for each student's individual needs.
Hello! My name is Harry. I graduated from Northwestern University in 2008 with a a 4.2 GPA and BA from the School of Communications and a degree in theater. Since then, I have worked as an SAT and test prep tutor for the Protesters, a tutoring company based in Brooklyn; as a museum educator at the Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11206
In-person lessons
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Prealgebra, SAT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Bible Studies, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Philosophy
Language:
Speech
History:
American History, Music History, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Music:
Ear Training, Music History, Sight Singing, Voice (Music)
Art:
Theatre
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers, Autism, Hard Of Hearing, Phonics, Special Needs
Business:
Career Development, Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Elementary (K-6th), English, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, Career Development, GED, PSAT, Regents, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
Career Development, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking

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Northwestern University
Theater

Education

Northwestern University (Theater)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Harry will travel within 20 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11206.

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