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Julia F.

Brooklyn, NY

$60/hour

Ivy League Student Tutor

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Brown University
Environmental Scienc

Education

Brown University (Environmental Scienc)

About Julia

I am a rising senior at Brown University pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies with a focus on Sustainability in Development.

I graduated from West Islip High School as class valedictorian in 2013. My tutoring career began on a mission trip to El Salvador in which I tutored children from different villages in English and Math.

Since then I have been a peer tutor for all four years of my high school career, tutoring all subjects. I went on to do a community outreach tutoring program for children in the communit

y of Providence, Rhode Island near my university. While I tutor a broad range of subjects, my favorite subjects to tutor are Math, Spanish, Environmental and Earth Science, and Biology. I'm passionate about helping students because

I've seen many have that "a-ha moment" while tutoring, and I know how important those moments are to their understanding and learning. I want to help more students find those moments of clarity in whatever subject they are struggling in so that they can have more confidence in their abilities and succeed. My tutoring philosophy is to give students the skills and tools they need to understand and learn without telling them how to do everything. I teach students to practice to perfection, which involves re-doing problems until they get it right the first time, which demonstrates complete understanding. My tutoring style is characterized by patience and I'm very attentive, making sure they are truly understanding when I ask the question, "does that make sense?"

I have tutored dozens of students in Algebra, Trigonometry, Geometry, and ACT/SAT math as well as several adults for GED exams. I'm an experienced, patient, and understanding tutor who guarantees real results.
I am a rising senior at Brown University pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies with a focus on Sustainability in Development.

I graduated from West Islip High School as class valedictorian in 2013. My tutoring career began on a mission trip to El Salvador in which I tutored children from different villages in English and
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Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11221
In-person lessons
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Geometry
Test Preparation:
ACT Math
Special Needs:
Elementary Math
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Brown University
Environmental Scienc

Education

Brown University (Environmental Scienc)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Julia will travel within 20 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11221.