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Mrs. B.

Princeton grad. Experienced AP Econ, APUSH, APGov, IB +writing teacher

Princeton grad. Experienced AP Econ, APUSH, APGov, IB +writing teacher

$129/hour

  • 955 hours tutoring

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Education: B.A. Princeton (Economics), M.A. Yale (political science), M.P.A. Harvard (Govt.), J.D. Univ. of Houston (Law).
Experience: For the past 19 years, I have taught AP Economics (AP Microeconomics + AP Macroeconomics), IB Economics, IB and AP US History and AP Government/Politics, sociology and world history. My students successfully have been admitted to competitive colleges.

The Council for Economic Education (NY) videotaped me teaching model lessons for their "Economics in US...

Education: B.A. Princeton (Economics), M.A. Yale (political science), M.P.A. Harvard (Govt.), J.D. Univ. of Houston (Law).
Experience: For the past 19 years, I have taught AP Economics (AP Microeconomics + AP Macroeconomics), IB Economics, IB and AP US History and AP Government/Politics, sociology and world history. My students successfully have been admitted to competitive colleges.

The Council for Economic Education (NY) videotaped me teaching model lessons for their "Economics in US History" instructional series. I stay updated by regularly attending their workshops, as well as those sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of NY.

I teach the social sciences like a meaningful story with relevance to our lives. The key to understanding concepts is to apply them to real world situations. My students have been successful through simulations such as the E Congress, the Fiscal Ship, and the Stock Market Game. I teach through active, hands on learning.

I customize my teaching strategy to fit the way you learn best. I engage students to express their preferences and frustrations, and I encourage them to ask questions. I patiently guide them to achieve their own success.


Education

Princeton University
Economics, public affairs
Yale University
Masters
Harvard University
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly Rate: $129
  • Rate details: Lower per student rates for small group tutoring.
  • Lesson cancellation: 36 hours notice required
  • No background check

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Subjects

Business

Macroeconomics,

Macroeconomics

I have taught AP Economics (AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics) & IB Economics for 8 years. I teach my students how to explain concepts by drawing graphs accompanied by written interpretation. My students have competed in the Fed Challenge, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Microeconomics

Microeconomics

I have taught AP Economics (AP Microeconomics, AP Macroeconomics) and IB Economics for 8 years. Most of my students have scored 4s and 5s on the AP exams. I keep up to date by regularly attending workshops conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Foundation for Teaching Economics, and the Council for Economic Education, who videotaped my lessons as models for other economics teachers. I have coached student teams in the Fed Challenge, and the National Economics Challenge, where my team placed 4th in the nation!

Corporate Training

Macroeconomics,

Macroeconomics

I have taught AP Economics (AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics) & IB Economics for 8 years. I teach my students how to explain concepts by drawing graphs accompanied by written interpretation. My students have competed in the Fed Challenge, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Microeconomics,

Microeconomics

I have taught AP Economics (AP Microeconomics, AP Macroeconomics) and IB Economics for 8 years. Most of my students have scored 4s and 5s on the AP exams. I keep up to date by regularly attending workshops conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Foundation for Teaching Economics, and the Council for Economic Education, who videotaped my lessons as models for other economics teachers. I have coached student teams in the Fed Challenge, and the National Economics Challenge, where my team placed 4th in the nation!
Grammar

Elementary Education

Grammar, Vocabulary

English

Writing,

Writing

I have instructed students for 19 years regarding writing structure, organization, supporting evidence etc as well as proper grammar and vocabulary.
Grammar, Vocabulary

History

American History,

American History

I have made the study of American History come alive for my high school and college students over the past 19 years. My students learn history as a fascinating, unfolding story that is relevant to our lives. For AP US History, I focus on distinguishing the subtleties of multiple choice responses, reading documents insightfully, and writing clear, well supported free responses. I use the College Board teacher materials.
Government & Politics,

Government & Politics

I have made the study of government and politics come alive to high school and college students by connecting principles to real world events. I hold a B.A. in Public affairs/Economics from Princeton, a Masters in Political Science from Yale, an MPA in public policy/administration from the JFK School of Government at Harvard, a J.D. from Univ. of Houston College of Law.
Political Science,

Political Science

I have a master's degree in political science from Yale, an MPA in public policy/administration from the JFK School of Government at Harvard and many years of teaching experience.
Sociology,

Sociology

I have taught Sociology for 19 years. I guide students to apply sociological analysis to current issues about which they are concerned. Topics covered include culture, socialization, social interaction, groups and organizations, social stratification, gender roles and stereotypes, race, and socioeconomic inequality.
Social Studies, World History

Homeschool

Macroeconomics,

Macroeconomics

I have taught AP Economics (AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics) & IB Economics for 8 years. I teach my students how to explain concepts by drawing graphs accompanied by written interpretation. My students have competed in the Fed Challenge, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Microeconomics,

Microeconomics

I have taught AP Economics (AP Microeconomics, AP Macroeconomics) and IB Economics for 8 years. Most of my students have scored 4s and 5s on the AP exams. I keep up to date by regularly attending workshops conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Foundation for Teaching Economics, and the Council for Economic Education, who videotaped my lessons as models for other economics teachers. I have coached student teams in the Fed Challenge, and the National Economics Challenge, where my team placed 4th in the nation!
Writing

Writing

I have instructed students for 19 years regarding writing structure, organization, supporting evidence etc as well as proper grammar and vocabulary.

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Writing

Writing

I have instructed students for 19 years regarding writing structure, organization, supporting evidence etc as well as proper grammar and vocabulary.

Other

Government & Politics,

Government & Politics

I have made the study of government and politics come alive to high school and college students by connecting principles to real world events. I hold a B.A. in Public affairs/Economics from Princeton, a Masters in Political Science from Yale, an MPA in public policy/administration from the JFK School of Government at Harvard, a J.D. from Univ. of Houston College of Law.
Macroeconomics,

Macroeconomics

I have taught AP Economics (AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics) & IB Economics for 8 years. I teach my students how to explain concepts by drawing graphs accompanied by written interpretation. My students have competed in the Fed Challenge, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Microeconomics,

Microeconomics

I have taught AP Economics (AP Microeconomics, AP Macroeconomics) and IB Economics for 8 years. Most of my students have scored 4s and 5s on the AP exams. I keep up to date by regularly attending workshops conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Foundation for Teaching Economics, and the Council for Economic Education, who videotaped my lessons as models for other economics teachers. I have coached student teams in the Fed Challenge, and the National Economics Challenge, where my team placed 4th in the nation!
Sociology

Sociology

I have taught Sociology for 19 years. I guide students to apply sociological analysis to current issues about which they are concerned. Topics covered include culture, socialization, social interaction, groups and organizations, social stratification, gender roles and stereotypes, race, and socioeconomic inequality.

Science

Sociology

Sociology

I have taught Sociology for 19 years. I guide students to apply sociological analysis to current issues about which they are concerned. Topics covered include culture, socialization, social interaction, groups and organizations, social stratification, gender roles and stereotypes, race, and socioeconomic inequality.

Summer

Macroeconomics,

Macroeconomics

I have taught AP Economics (AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics) & IB Economics for 8 years. I teach my students how to explain concepts by drawing graphs accompanied by written interpretation. My students have competed in the Fed Challenge, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Microeconomics,

Microeconomics

I have taught AP Economics (AP Microeconomics, AP Macroeconomics) and IB Economics for 8 years. Most of my students have scored 4s and 5s on the AP exams. I keep up to date by regularly attending workshops conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Foundation for Teaching Economics, and the Council for Economic Education, who videotaped my lessons as models for other economics teachers. I have coached student teams in the Fed Challenge, and the National Economics Challenge, where my team placed 4th in the nation!
Writing

Writing

I have instructed students for 19 years regarding writing structure, organization, supporting evidence etc as well as proper grammar and vocabulary.

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Knowledgeable tutor

Mrs. B is a great tutor. She is patient, clear and knowledgeable. My son really enjoyed working with her for his AP Macro and Microeconomics tests. She also did her best to accommodate tu my son’s hectic schedule.

Maria, 2 lessons with Mrs.

Professional, knowledgeable and talented

Mrs. B is a great tutor. She not only knows the information but communicates the ideas in a way that facilitates learning. Don't hesitate to hire her. She's great.

Ana, 7 lessons with Mrs.

Mrs B is extremely knowledgeable

She communicates that knowledge very clearly to a level students can understand. My student said they wished Mrs. B could be their high school AP Econ teacher!

Erin, 5 lessons with Mrs.

patient, effective and knowledgeable

Freda is fantastic! She makes the concepts easy to understand, puts them into real word context and has really helped my son through IB Econ HL. Highly recommend her!!

Inbar, 28 lessons with Mrs.

patient, effective and knowledgeable

Frieda spent time with my son and really explained the concepts. He said she explained it so well ad he enjoyed working with her. She is responsive, flexible and really cares about the student! She has different ways to teach so that if a student doesn't understand she really can help them understand. My son said she was one of the best tutors he has worked with and scheduled another session with her immediately. Highly recommend her!!

Inbar, 28 lessons with Mrs.

Amazing Tutor!

Freda has tutored children over the summer for AP Economics. They entered with little to no knowledge about the subject and have learned so much in a short period of time which they will be able to apply to their classes this year. Thank you, Freda!

Omer, 62 lessons with Mrs.

Outstanding and very smart tutor with good communication skills

Freda’s patience, knowledge and commitment to teaching were outstanding during tutoring sessions. I felt more comfortable with the material each time and would not hesitate to work with her in the future.

Lake, 5 lessons with Mrs.

very patient and knoledgable

Freda reviewed macro economic for final. very organized and thoughtful and also patient. highly recommend Freda for high school economics and plan to use her again

Romita, 5 lessons with Mrs.

Excellent Tutor

Freda has been tutoring my daughter for the AP Macroeconomics exam. Prior to starting the tutoring, I asked my daughter to complete a pretest (50 multiple choice questions) in the Barron's study guide; my daughter was unable to complete the pretest because she just didn't know the answers. After about 7 or 8 tutoring sessions with Freda, she took the same pretest again and scored a 40/50 on it (which would be a 5 on the actual AP exam). My daughter has not been studying the subject much beyond Freda's tutoring, so I attribute her remarkable progress to Freda's outstanding tutoring. My daughter also enjoys working with Freda and happily participates in the tutoring sessions.

Dorothy, 21 lessons with Mrs.
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