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Gene C.

Philadelphia, PA

$60/hour

Experienced Teacher/Tutor with Middle/High School Math Certifications

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Pennsylvania State Univeristy
Elem. Ed. and Math
Arcadia University
Master's

Education

Pennsylvania State Univeristy (Elem. Ed. and Math)

Arcadia University (Master's)

About Gene

I graduated Penn State in 2007 with an Elementary Education degree, and immediately gained certification for middle and high school years mathematics. I have taught elementary level classes, as well as 6 years of Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2. At my last placement, I started an after school SAT prep class, and ran that for two years.

I no longer teach as a profession (due to Philadelphia School District budget cuts), but am happy to be able to do so as a hobby in my free time. I particularly enjoy the one-on-one time that private tutoring allows, and feel that it provides a great advantage to you, the student!

When I'm not tutoring, I'm working with medical students at a local hospital and volunteering my free time for a youth mentoring program in Philadelphia. I also like to run, watch and play sports, and spend my time on outdoors adventures!


I have experience working with students of all ages and ability levels, and can tailor lessons to different learning styles. I have 6+ years experience teaching elementary mathematics, Pre-algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Statistics, and SAT/ACT test prep.

I'm really driven by success and want that from my students as well. Contact me if you're looking to get up to speed in your class, or pass the next big exam! Although I can teach a wide variety of math subjects, I particularly enjoy Algebra and Geometry - the two most heavily tested math subjects!
I graduated Penn State in 2007 with an Elementary Education degree, and immediately gained certification for middle and high school years mathematics. I have taught elementary level classes, as well Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Philadelphia, PA 19103
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Finite Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, SAT Math
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math

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Pennsylvania State Univeristy
Elem. Ed. and Math
Arcadia University
Master's

Education

Pennsylvania State Univeristy (Elem. Ed. and Math)

Arcadia University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Gene will travel within 10 miles of Philadelphia, PA 19103.