William Smith College (Math)
Alfred University (Master's)
With 21 years of tutoring experience in math/science and 7 years of public middle and high school teaching experience I feel I have a unique approach which will suit the needs of the student regardless of ability or age. My main focus is to provide the student with multiple ways of learning the material so that it makes sense and is completely understood. My goal is also to make learning fun and relevant to the student and the world around them.
With 21 years of tutoring experience in math/science and 7 years of public middle and high school teaching experience I feel I have a unique approach which will suit the needs of the student regardless of ability or age. My main focus is
Andrea is an amazing tutor. You will not find a better person to work with your child. She is very organized, and she comes ready to help your child.
Andrea is an excellent teacher. She works very diligently with the student. She makes learning for the student very interesting and enjoyable, and motivates the student to do well.
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My New York State 7-12 Math teaching certification includes all varieties of Algebra taught from 7-12 grade. I have also passed the Algebra certification exam through WyzAnt and have recently completed my Pennsylvania 7-12 Math Teaching Certification.
I played basketball all through high school and was on a club team in college. I have coached junior high basketball as well as junior varsity basketball for 6 of the last 8 years. I continue to play basketball with a group every Friday morning.
I played French Horn in high school as well as being part of the chorus. I was involved in various select bands and choirs throughout my high school days. I was also a member of the brass ensemble for 2 years at William Smith College.
I teach New York State Geometry which contains a unit of logic. I have successfully taught this course for the last 3 years. I was also a math major in college which required me to utilize the logic for various courses including computer programming.
I graduated from a high school in New York State in 2001 and I had to take all the required Regents exams. I graduated with honors by earning above a 90 on all the exams that I took. I have also taught various Regents courses in NYS over the last 8 years of teaching.
I played high school soccer from 1997-2000. I was co-MVP of the league in 2000 with 23 goals in one season. I also played college soccer at Alfred State College and William Smith College. I have since been coaching soccer for the last 8 years (varsity for 4 years).
I have taught college level statistics as a high school course for 2 years.