## Daniel: Hempstead Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Hempstead, NY

...students. At school, we examined the problems with deficit learning, a type of teaching all too common in schools today. Deficit learning focuses on what a student doesn't know, what (s)he isn't able to do. This kind of instruction can be overwhelming for some students. That's why I've dedicated myself as a tutor to reversing this trend, and encouraging students to recognize the skills they already have, and use them to solve new, bigger problems....

### Education & Certification

Vanderbilt University - Bachelor of Science, Education Studies - English

### Tutoring Subjects

Middle School Math

SAT Subject Test in Mathematics Level 2

Math

SAT

+58 subjects## Timothy: Hempstead Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Hempstead, NY

...long into the night to understand complex concepts. My teaching style is that of the captain of a ship in the ocean. At the beginning of the tutoring session, I want to know where you are, and what you already know. Once we've established what you comprehend and what you don't comprehend, then we can go along and identify within the time we have for a particular session, where you want to go. Once the...

### Education & Certification

Manhattan College - Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Middle School Math

Algebra 2

Other

Astronomy

+27 subjects## Justine: Hempstead Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Hempstead, NY

...I find contributing to another person's joy and sense of accomplishment immensely gratifying. I am a person who enjoys different and challenging experiences, and I believe my track record as a tutor is an example of that. I have had the opportunity of engaging in the most unique mixture of peculiar, fun, and stimulating positions. My experience ranges from ESL classes with Somali refugee students in high school to Special Needs students in elementary school....

### Education & Certification

Boston College - Bachelor in Arts, Communications/Psychology

### Tutoring Subjects

Middle School Math

PSAT Critical Reading

College Level American History

Essay Editing

+46 subjects## Thomas: Hempstead Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Hempstead, NY

...I have learned from professors who are professionals in their fields and many of which have had great impacts on the field of Economics. I spent the summer of 2014 living with a Spanish family in Madrid and taking classes as part of SMU's Advanced Spanish program in Madrid. I tutor a wide range of Math levels as well as Economics and Spanish. Through my experience as a student who used tutors in the past,...

### Education & Certification

Southern Methodist University - Bachelor of Science, Economics

### Tutoring Subjects

Middle School Math

Spanish

Macroeconomics

Arithmetic

+16 subjects## Elisha: Hempstead Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Hempstead, NY

...students ranging from grades 4-12 as well as several college classes. I have always loved being able to work with a student or colleague to find the right answer of a difficult question. I tutor math (Calculus, Geometry, Trigonometry, Algebra) as well as SAT math, English, and science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Biochemistry). I really enjoy tutoring math and English! Math always has an answer to work towards and can be taught using various mediums....

### Education & Certification

Stony Brook University - Bachelor of Science, Biology, General

### Tutoring Subjects

Middle School Math

Math

AP English Language and Composition

PSAT

+82 subjects## Liz: Hempstead Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Hempstead, NY

...where I helped students compose, organize, and revise college-level essays. I am professionally trained to help students in grades K-8 with math and reading comprehension. I am also trained to teach and tutor SAT math, critical reading, and writing. I tutor a wide variety of math subjects, ranging from elementary school math to calculus. I also tutor physics, astronomy, English literature, and essay writing. My favorite subject to tutor is physics. After years of studying...

### Education & Certification

University of Evansville - Bachelors, Physics, Creative Writing

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - Master of Science, Physics

### Tutoring Subjects

Middle School Math

ACT

REGENTS

Science

+51 subjects## Tiffany: Hempstead Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Hempstead, NY

...easy going personalities and no worries, which encompasses me. However, within the Caribbean, Trinidad also has a notorious reputation for rigorous academics and producing strong academic talent. After leaving my beloved island, I gained >700 SAT I and II scores and received an academic scholarship to attend my first choice, Georgetown University, where I majored in Mathematics, with a pre-medical concentration. During college, I pursued my passion for education. I taught SAT Mathematics to college-bound...

### Education & Certification

Georgetown University - Bachelors, Mathematics

Columbia University in the City of New York - Current Grad Student, Dentistry

### Tutoring Subjects

Middle School Math

Biology

DAT Perceptual Ability

Spanish 2

+43 subjects## Eric: Hempstead Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Hempstead, NY

...statistics, as well as in SAT math. I BELIEVE THAT ANY STUDENT CAN MASTER THESE CONCEPTS, REGARDLESS OF HOW THEY CURRENTLY FEEL ABOUT THEIR MATHEMATICAL ABILITIES OR INTEREST LEVEL, SO LONG AS THEY HAVE TWO THINGS: 1. A desire to learn the material (a desire to survive the course or test will do) 2. A teacher who is creative enough to understand how the student thinks, and can adapt lessons into the student's "own language"...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Santa Barbara - Bachelor of Science, Financial Mathematics

Stanford University - Master of Science, Financial Mathematics

### Tutoring Subjects

Middle School Math

Algebra 2

Pre-Calculus

Graduate Test Prep

+19 subjects## Melissa: Hempstead Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Hempstead, NY

...a certification in Special Education. I have previously worked ample hours with students in middle and high schools whose abilities greatly varied. I know that most students do not enjoy mathematics, so it is my goal, as a tutor, to make the subject as fun and relatable to those of all ages. I strive to ensure that my students do not simply memorize the information that is presented to them, but also understand the concepts...

### Education & Certification

Stony Brook University - Bachelor of Science, Math Education

### Tutoring Subjects

Middle School Math

AP Calculus BC

Elementary School Math

Trigonometry

+13 subjects## Sara: Hempstead Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Hempstead, NY

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### Education & Certification

Colorado State University-Fort Collins - Bachelors, Biology, General

Colorado State University-Fort Collins - Masters, Biomedical Sciences

### Tutoring Subjects

Middle School Math

Pathophysiology

Middle School

11th Grade

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