Over 300 tutoring hours

Brenda W.

New York, NY

$35/hr

Patient and Qualified Educator/Tutor

In-person lessons
Replies in 3 hours
Background check passed as of 4/11/13
4.7 Avg. Rating
 
 
31 Ratings
 
 
3hrs Response Time
Very Attentive to My Daughter's Needs
— Olga, Brooklyn, NY on 8/1/14

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N.Y./Touro College
N.Y./Touro College
Master's

Education

N.Y./Touro College

N.Y./Touro College (Master's)

About Brenda

I am a Master's graduate in Elementary and Special Education, currently pursuing my doctorate in Education and Curriculum. I have been teaching for 10 years as well as tutoring underprivileged students in low income areas. I believe each students has their own way of learning and I do not mind catering to their way of learning. One on one attention at times works best and allows me as the tutor to focus on the weakness. I specialize in helping the younger generation prepare for their state exams and advancement to the next grade. My rates are reasonable and I enjoy working with my students. I am patient and understanding that they may not like the subject but I try to make it bearable. I am a Master's graduate in Elementary and Special Education, currently pursuing my doctorate in Education and Curriculum. I have been teaching for 10 years as well as tutoring underprivileged students in low income areas. I believe each students has their own way of learning and I do not mind catering to their way of learning. One on one… Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of New York, NY 10035
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Very Attentive to My Daughter's Needs"

- Olga, Brooklyn, NY on 8/1/14

"Great Tutor"

- Nina, New York, NY on 7/17/14
Math:
Algebra 1, Prealgebra
English:
Grammar, Literature, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar

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N.Y./Touro College
N.Y./Touro College
Master's

Education

N.Y./Touro College

N.Y./Touro College (Master's)

Very Attentive to My Daughter's Needs — I think Brenda W. is an exceptional tutor. Although it's only been a few lessons so far, she takes her time explaining the math problems with my daughter thoroughly and patiently. If my daughter doesn't get it right away, Brenda takes her time explaining it over and over till she gets it. I really appreciate that quality in a tutor. My daughter just had an exam this past Wednesday and passed it. T ...

— Olga, Brooklyn, NY on 8/1/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Brenda will travel within 20 miles of New York, NY 10035.

Background Check Status for Brenda W.

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