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Tony S.

Bringing you the Elements of Math and More

Bringing you the Elements of Math and More

$35/hour

  • 39 hours tutoring

  • Irving, TX 75038

About Tony


Bio

Great teachers impart knowledge while forging strong relationships. I have done volunteer tutoring at the Elementary level and privately within my community. I have also coached SAT students for several years with a high rate of success. I am patient and communicate well with young students. While I am approved to teach subjects such as Science, Reading and English, my great love is Math at most levels. I have always regarded math as not to be avoided, but a challenge to conquer. I am quali...

Great teachers impart knowledge while forging strong relationships.

I have done volunteer tutoring at the Elementary level and privately within my community. I have also coached SAT students for several years with a high rate of success. I am patient and communicate well with young students.

While I am approved to teach subjects such as Science, Reading and English, my great love is Math at most levels. I have always regarded math as not to be avoided, but a challenge to conquer. I am qualified in Elementary Math thru Algebra-2, and working on more.

I am eager to showcase my talent so send me an email, give me a call. I will be one of your great teachers.

I accept payment for each lesson only if you are satisfied.


Education

University of West Indies
Engineering
Georgia State University
Graduate Coursework

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $35
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 10 miles of Irving, TX 75038
  • Lesson cancellation: 8 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 11/14/2013

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

Schedule

Tony hasn’t set a schedule.


Subjects

Business

Microsoft Excel,

Microsoft Excel

I have used Excel for more than 10 years, both at work and for record keeping at home. I am able to explain the common formulae and formatting.
Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

I use Microsoft Word almost daily for business and personal purposes. It has been a part of my routine for 15+ years. I posses the skills to teach this communication tool effectively.

Computer

General Computer,

General Computer

I have used personal computers for many years and know enough about most topics, so I can take it to the next level. I am confident I could impart that knowledge.
Microsoft Access,

Microsoft Access

I am qualified to teach Microsoft Access. I used Access on the job for 3+ years. I linked data from an Excel Spreadsheet so I could query a copy of the company's database file. I know how to write my own queries. I also know SQL scripting. I did formal training in Access at Community College in Clarkson, Ga.
Microsoft Excel,

Microsoft Excel

I have used Excel for more than 10 years, both at work and for record keeping at home. I am able to explain the common formulae and formatting.
Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

I use Microsoft Word almost daily for business and personal purposes. It has been a part of my routine for 15+ years. I posses the skills to teach this communication tool effectively.

Corporate Training

General Computer,

General Computer

I have used personal computers for many years and know enough about most topics, so I can take it to the next level. I am confident I could impart that knowledge.
Grammar,

Grammar

Grammar is important so that you can speak and write in the correct format if only as required in a business environment. You earn respect by having that communication tool at your disposal. By my training and I feel able to differentiate between the formal and informal way of self expression.
Microsoft Excel,

Microsoft Excel

I have used Excel for more than 10 years, both at work and for record keeping at home. I am able to explain the common formulae and formatting.
Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

I use Microsoft Word almost daily for business and personal purposes. It has been a part of my routine for 15+ years. I posses the skills to teach this communication tool effectively.

Elementary Education

Elementary Math,

Elementary Math

I am very much at ease explaining mathematical concepts, especially to young children. I know when I am not getting through and when to change my methods. I am a very patient Tutor. I love teaching elementary math to kids. I studied Math all the way through College with much success and have tutored for various Standardized tests.
Elementary Science,

Elementary Science

I had to master science in school to attain my Engineering degree. I particularly enjoy Chemistry and Physics. Science is fascinating as it is the major force behind discoveries and inventions.
Grammar,

Grammar

Grammar is important so that you can speak and write in the correct format if only as required in a business environment. You earn respect by having that communication tool at your disposal. By my training and I feel able to differentiate between the formal and informal way of self expression.
Reading,

Reading

I am an avid reader. I read almost anything. I read to my children from very early, and I encouraged them to always seek solace in books. I am sure I could do well at teaching reading.
Spelling,

Spelling

As a trained Engineer I have to focus on being precise. Spelling has been an important part of my work since I have to communicate via written correspondences such as email and reports. As a professional I have to be accurate or else my work will suffer.
Vocabulary

Vocabulary

A good vocabulary is essential for communicating and for understanding what is being said. We miss out on a lot if we understand only half of the words being used or read. To improve vocabulary I focus on reading, writing down the words that are unfamiliar, finding the meaning and rereading the sentence or paragraph. I then try reusing the word in a sentence.

English

English,

English

I am qualified to teach English because I have utilized both verbal and written English in business communications for many years. I have taught volunteer English in Elementary school. I am familiar with the grammar, the vocabulary and the way to structure sentences properly.
Grammar,

Grammar

Grammar is important so that you can speak and write in the correct format if only as required in a business environment. You earn respect by having that communication tool at your disposal. By my training and I feel able to differentiate between the formal and informal way of self expression.
Reading,

Reading

I am an avid reader. I read almost anything. I read to my children from very early, and I encouraged them to always seek solace in books. I am sure I could do well at teaching reading.
SAT Reading,

SAT Reading

I am qualified to tutor SAT reading based on experience. I have consistently used my reading skills at work as a Programmer and Engineer to interpret and write documents. Written communication is an integral part of my routine. I have also tutored SAT.
SAT Writing,

SAT Writing

I have always had to be logical in my work as a Programmer. Words have impact and misplaced ones could create the wrong meaning. I have learned to proofread whatever I write and make sure the English is of the best quality. I have tutored SAT in the past.
Spelling,

Spelling

As a trained Engineer I have to focus on being precise. Spelling has been an important part of my work since I have to communicate via written correspondences such as email and reports. As a professional I have to be accurate or else my work will suffer.
Vocabulary,

Vocabulary

A good vocabulary is essential for communicating and for understanding what is being said. We miss out on a lot if we understand only half of the words being used or read. To improve vocabulary I focus on reading, writing down the words that are unfamiliar, finding the meaning and rereading the sentence or paragraph. I then try reusing the word in a sentence.
Writing

Writing

I am qualified to teach writing. I have written e-mails and business reports on a daily basis for many years. I know when slang is ok and when precise language is required. I have good grasp of grammar and vocabulary.

Homeschool

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I am able to explain math with little effort. I was trained to be logical; I worked as a Computer Programmer for many years, which required a structured approach. However, I am also very caring and patient. I love teaching math to young children.
English,

English

I am qualified to teach English because I have utilized both verbal and written English in business communications for many years. I have taught volunteer English in Elementary school. I am familiar with the grammar, the vocabulary and the way to structure sentences properly.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

I have studied and utilized math for many years and performed exceptionally well. I am able to relate mathematical concepts to real life situations, so it is better understood. I was trained to be logical. I love teaching math to young children, but also adults.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

Having studied math beyond high school calculus I am quite comfortable solving problems in precalculus. It is important to engage the student at all times, so it helps that I can speak the language of math quite fluently. I enjoy watching a student grasp a concept that was at first proving difficult. Patience is necessary since students learn complex ideas at different rates. Precalculus is always a welcome challenge.
Reading,

Reading

I am an avid reader. I read almost anything. I read to my children from very early, and I encouraged them to always seek solace in books. I am sure I could do well at teaching reading.
SAT Math,

SAT Math

I feel qualified to tutor SAT as I have tutored 4 students for the SAT and they all passed. One scored in the 96 percentile and another in the 91st. I make sure you ace all the easy questions and then take it from there. I am best at SAT math.
SAT Reading,

SAT Reading

I am qualified to tutor SAT reading based on experience. I have consistently used my reading skills at work as a Programmer and Engineer to interpret and write documents. Written communication is an integral part of my routine. I have also tutored SAT.
Spelling,

Spelling

As a trained Engineer I have to focus on being precise. Spelling has been an important part of my work since I have to communicate via written correspondences such as email and reports. As a professional I have to be accurate or else my work will suffer.
Writing

Writing

I am qualified to teach writing. I have written e-mails and business reports on a daily basis for many years. I know when slang is ok and when precise language is required. I have good grasp of grammar and vocabulary.

Math

ACT Math,

ACT Math

I love to teach math and have done so to both adults and children. I am a trained engineer with a lot of math in my background. As a tutor I know how important it is to get input from the student so we can figure things out together. At the same time I realize that the student is looking for guidance so I am always prepared.
Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I am able to explain math with little effort. I was trained to be logical; I worked as a Computer Programmer for many years, which required a structured approach. However, I am also very caring and patient. I love teaching math to young children.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

I have studied and utilized math for many years and performed exceptionally well. I am able to relate mathematical concepts to real life situations, so it is better understood. I was trained to be logical. I love teaching math to young children, but also adults.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

Having studied math beyond high school calculus I am quite comfortable solving problems in precalculus. It is important to engage the student at all times, so it helps that I can speak the language of math quite fluently. I enjoy watching a student grasp a concept that was at first proving difficult. Patience is necessary since students learn complex ideas at different rates. Precalculus is always a welcome challenge.
SAT Math

SAT Math

I feel qualified to tutor SAT as I have tutored 4 students for the SAT and they all passed. One scored in the 96 percentile and another in the 91st. I make sure you ace all the easy questions and then take it from there. I am best at SAT math.

Most Popular

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I am able to explain math with little effort. I was trained to be logical; I worked as a Computer Programmer for many years, which required a structured approach. However, I am also very caring and patient. I love teaching math to young children.
English,

English

I am qualified to teach English because I have utilized both verbal and written English in business communications for many years. I have taught volunteer English in Elementary school. I am familiar with the grammar, the vocabulary and the way to structure sentences properly.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

I have studied and utilized math for many years and performed exceptionally well. I am able to relate mathematical concepts to real life situations, so it is better understood. I was trained to be logical. I love teaching math to young children, but also adults.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

Having studied math beyond high school calculus I am quite comfortable solving problems in precalculus. It is important to engage the student at all times, so it helps that I can speak the language of math quite fluently. I enjoy watching a student grasp a concept that was at first proving difficult. Patience is necessary since students learn complex ideas at different rates. Precalculus is always a welcome challenge.
Reading,

Reading

I am an avid reader. I read almost anything. I read to my children from very early, and I encouraged them to always seek solace in books. I am sure I could do well at teaching reading.
Writing

Writing

I am qualified to teach writing. I have written e-mails and business reports on a daily basis for many years. I know when slang is ok and when precise language is required. I have good grasp of grammar and vocabulary.

Sports/Recreation

Soccer

Soccer

I am an USSF E licensed youth Soccer coach. I coached U-13 coed Recreational team for 2 seasons and was an Assistant to a Boys U-14 Premier team for 2 years. I love teaching soccer to children not yet 12 or so.

Summer

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I am able to explain math with little effort. I was trained to be logical; I worked as a Computer Programmer for many years, which required a structured approach. However, I am also very caring and patient. I love teaching math to young children.
Reading,

Reading

I am an avid reader. I read almost anything. I read to my children from very early, and I encouraged them to always seek solace in books. I am sure I could do well at teaching reading.
SAT Math,

SAT Math

I feel qualified to tutor SAT as I have tutored 4 students for the SAT and they all passed. One scored in the 96 percentile and another in the 91st. I make sure you ace all the easy questions and then take it from there. I am best at SAT math.
Writing,

Writing

I am qualified to teach writing. I have written e-mails and business reports on a daily basis for many years. I know when slang is ok and when precise language is required. I have good grasp of grammar and vocabulary.
GED

Test Preparation

ACT Math,

ACT Math

I love to teach math and have done so to both adults and children. I am a trained engineer with a lot of math in my background. As a tutor I know how important it is to get input from the student so we can figure things out together. At the same time I realize that the student is looking for guidance so I am always prepared.
SAT Math,

SAT Math

I feel qualified to tutor SAT as I have tutored 4 students for the SAT and they all passed. One scored in the 96 percentile and another in the 91st. I make sure you ace all the easy questions and then take it from there. I am best at SAT math.
SAT Reading,

SAT Reading

I am qualified to tutor SAT reading based on experience. I have consistently used my reading skills at work as a Programmer and Engineer to interpret and write documents. Written communication is an integral part of my routine. I have also tutored SAT.
SAT Writing,

SAT Writing

I have always had to be logical in my work as a Programmer. Words have impact and misplaced ones could create the wrong meaning. I have learned to proofread whatever I write and make sure the English is of the best quality. I have tutored SAT in the past.
ASVAB, GED

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$35/hour

Tony S.

$35/hour

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