Over 100 tutoring hours

Craig S.

Valley Cottage, NY

$65/hour

Experienced Math SAT and ACT Tutor

In-person lessons
4.9 average from 107 ratings
Look no further for an excellent, patient math tutor
— Renee, Tarrytown, NY on 1/3/16

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Washington University in St. Louis
New York University
Graduate Coursework

Education

Washington University in St. Louis

New York University (Graduate Coursework)

About Craig

I have been a tutor for the past several years, tutoring all ages of children in a variety of disciplines but mainly specializing in preparing students in math for the SAT,the ACT and the PSAT. I have also prepared students for the Catholic High School entrance exam, the COOP. My style combines instruction in the basic math concepts as well as continual testing with practice exams. I believe this best prepares the student for the rigors of the test and helps build the stamina necessary to succeed. I especially concentrate on having the students eliminate careless errors and understand what each question requires. Depending on the skill level of the student, I customize the program according to need.

I graduated Washington University in St. Louis with a liberal arts degree and a teaching certificate. My background is quite varied, having worked on Wall Street as a research analyst for 10 years and an operations manager for a publicly held company for 10 years. I have also worked in the school system. I am happily married with three children who have graduated from college and are now leading successful careers. In short, I have many life experiences which enable me to connect with children of all ages and I find it especially rewarding to help students learn and succeed. I look forward to having the opportunity to be of help to your child.
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Policies
Cancellation
6 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Valley Cottage, NY 10989
In-person lessons

"Look no further for an excellent, patient math tutor"

- Renee, Tarrytown, NY on 1/3/16

"Excellent tutor."

- Marika, Croton On Hudson, NY on 9/11/15

"Knowledgeable"

- Noah, New City, NY on 5/31/15

"Great Tutor"

- William, Nyack, NY on 2/19/14
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, PSAT, SAT Math, SSAT

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Washington University in St. Louis
New York University
Graduate Coursework

Education

Washington University in St. Louis

New York University (Graduate Coursework)

Look no further for an excellent, patient math tutor — Craig is an excellent, patient math tutor. He helped my daughter to raise her score from a 710 to a 780. He made her feel comfortable and provided confidence which she took into the SAT. She had taken an SAT course, but Craig helped her to raise her score to the level she wanted. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a Math tutor. He is currently working with my other daughter ...

— Renee, Tarrytown, NY on 1/3/16

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $65.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

Travel policy

Craig will travel within 20 miles of Valley Cottage, NY 10989.