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Juan R.

Forest Hills, NY

$150/hour

Algebra, Trig, Calculus, and College Math

Background check passed as of 10/25/11
5.0 average from 68 ratings
Great tutor
— Andrea, Floral Park, NY on 6/19/13

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University of Rochester
Mathematics
Ohio State University
Master's
New York University
Master's

Education

University of Rochester (Mathematics)

Ohio State University (Master's)

New York University (Master's)

About Juan

I am a full-time professional licensed math teacher and tutor with proven results.

The majority of my SAT students have improved scores by over 20%, a statistic which is over double the national average results of SAT tutors. I have expertise in all levels of math from SAT, Integrated Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Precalculus, Calc AB and BC, and college calculus. My rates are very affordable compared to local tutoring agencies, and I have a proven track record to back it up.
I am a full-time professional licensed math teacher and tutor with proven results.

The majority of my SAT students have improved scores by over 20%, a statistic which is over double the national average results of SAT tutors. I have
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

Cancellation policy: 24 hour notice required. No cancelling the week before and the week of Regents, AP tests, and college finals.

Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Forest Hills, NY 11375
Background Check: Passed

"Great tutor"

- Andrea, Floral Park, NY on 6/19/13

"Excellent tutor"

- Mimi, Howard Beach, NY on 7/19/16

"Got right to the heart of the problem"

- Michael, Rockville Centre, NY on 6/13/16

"Grade improving"

- Kathy, Forest Hills, NY on 6/12/16

"Great teacher, very patient, loves calculus!"

- Cleendalys, Bronx, NY on 2/14/16

"Great tutor."

- Elaine, Glen Cove, NY on 11/7/13

"Really Knows How To Teach!"

- Lauren, Bellerose, NY on 7/4/13

"Great Tutor"

- Justin, Williston Park, NY on 3/27/13
Science:
Physics
Test Preparation:
ACT Math,
GRE,
Regents,
SAT Math
Business:
GRE

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ACT Math

I tutor for the ACT test, with special focus on the math and science section but with great strategies and skills for the verbal and writing sections. I have found a great deal of success in tutoring for the ACT. Every student I have tutored after taking the ACT once has found a 10% or better improvement in their scores, with a majority improving by over 15%.

Algebra 1

Juan has been a teacher of various levels of math and physics for more than ten years. He has received his Bachelor's and Master's in math and a Master's in math education. Juan's results include over 20% improvement in scores for most students.

Algebra 2

Juan has experience teaching and tutoring Algebra 2 at both basic and high levels. Juan has tutored both regular education and special education students in Algebra 2 with 20% or better improvement in test scores.

Calculus

Juan has a master's degree in mathematics with over 100 undergraduate and graduate math course credits. He has tutored math at the college and high school level with 20% or better improvement in scores. He has also tutored both regular education and special education students.

Geometry

Juan is a math teacher working in home instruction for children who are out of school for medical reasons. He is currently teaching both lower level geometry and an advanced geometry. He has experience with multiple ability levels and has worked with both gifted students and students with learning and math difficulties, and has helped students achieve improvement of over 20% on test scores.

GRE

Juan has been tutoring at various levels of education and has shown a consistent record of improvement of between 10% and 20% on standardized tests. When he took the GRE test, he scored an 800 on the math portion, and his studies show that he has mastered all areas of math required for the GRE.

Physics

I have taught physics at the college level with great success. I have also tutored high school physics numerous times over the course of the last ten years, with very good results. All of my students have found improvements in scores, most by up to 10%, with some scoring even 20% or better than previous tests.

Prealgebra

Juan has tutored prealgebra and algebra to students at various achievement levels since 2001, and has been a math teacher since 2009. His youngest students are fifth graders, and his older students are college students. He has a great deal of experience working with many levels of math, and has mastered teaching and tutoring for prealgebra.

Precalculus

Juan has tutored precalculus and calculus since the year 2000. He has complete mastery in the material and has taught the class as a recitation instructor.

Regents

I tutor for every math Regents, as well as for physics and chemistry. I have gotten improvement in students that are higher than the 5% improvement national average. FYI, "REGENTS" tutoring is too generic, as there are many, many regents in a wide variety of subjects.

SAT Math

Juan has found consistent results in tutoring for SAT math, with the majority of his students improving their scores by between 10% and 20% over a previous test. He has working and complete knowledge in all areas of high school math, and has been a teacher and tutor for over 10 years.

Trigonometry

Juan has a great deal of experience working with trigonometric functions at the higher levels of math and science, and has ten years of experience tutoring trigonometry and related subjects, generally with 10% or better improvement in test scores.

University of Rochester
Mathematics
Ohio State University
Master's
New York University
Master's

Education

University of Rochester (Mathematics)

Ohio State University (Master's)

New York University (Master's)

Great tutor — I can't tell you how he tutors but my son (who he did tutor) said he was really good - my son felt more confident when Juan left. He is polite and respectable. From what I overheard while tutoring my son he seemed to find his weak points first and he was patient with him - So all in all as a mom and from my sons point of view Juan is a keeper as a tutor and I will use him again. He is well recomme ...

— Andrea, Floral Park, NY on 6/19/13

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $150.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Cancellation policy: 24 hour notice required. No cancelling the week before and the week of Regents, AP tests, and college finals.

Travel policy

Juan will travel within 20 miles of Forest Hills, NY 11375.