## Kevin: Newark Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Newark, NJ

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Western Washington University - Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry

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Middle School Math

Physical Science

Science

Biology

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Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Newark, NJ

...way they are, and how they came to be. My approach to education is to work with each student as an individual, recognizing his or her strengths and areas that are in need of improvement. I also aim for the student to have a deep, intuitive knowledge of a subject, rather than memorization of an assortment of facts. As for hobbies, I am an outdoorsy person and love camping, hiking, running, and biking around the...

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Boston University - Bachelor in Arts, Biology, General

University of Michigan - PHD, Geology, Paleontology

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Middle School Math

Elementary Math

Trigonometry

AP Biology

+27 subjects## Christopher: Newark Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Newark, NJ

...various backgrounds helps me recognize a students personal needs and cater to the individual learning style every person has. This approach combined with a focus on a deep understanding of the topic, developing good study habits, and problem solving abilities allows my students not only to excel during the time of tutoring, but after it as well. I am comfortable teaching ACT math, science, reading and SAT math and reading. Test prep is my favorite...

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Bergen Community College - Current Undergrad, Philosophy

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Middle School Math

SAT

Geometry

Math

+14 subjects## Mikhail : Newark Middle School Math tutor

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...in microeconomics, macroeconomics, biology, chemistry and physics. I have taken advanced coursework in both math and economics and understand which skills and concepts are essential to develop early on in order to succeed in more advanced courses. I have had prior experience tutoring chess to students ranging from elementary school to high school. My grandma was a mathematics teacher back in Russia and her excitement and passion for mathematics helped foster my interest in math...

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SUNY at Binghamton - Bachelors, Mathematics, Economics, Pre-Medical Track

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Middle School Math

Calculus 2

College Algebra

Business

+33 subjects## Daniel: Newark Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Newark, NJ

...College at Hunter College pursuing a degree in Statistics with minors in Creative Writing and Computer Science. I believe that numbers and mathematics are all around us and a strong understanding of basic applications is an essential part of every student's education. I strive to create a friendly and light-hearted working environment where students are comfortable asking questions because, from my experience, it is more conducive to learning. I tutor a host of Mathematical subjects...

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Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College - Bachelor in Arts, Statistics

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Middle School Math

High School Physics

College English

Math

+25 subjects## Margo: Newark Middle School Math tutor

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New Jersey City University - Bachelor in Arts, Elementary Education

State Certified Teacher

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Middle School Math

HSPT Reading

Social studies

Arithmetic

+28 subjects## Kevin: Newark Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Newark, NJ

...University, where I studied Mechanical Engineering with a concentration in Aerospace Engineering. As an undergraduate there, I taught my own Physics class to freshmen and sophomore Engineering students for three years, after being professionally trained in identifying individual learning styles and using modern educational methods to best help each student. I believe in teaching, "the why" and developing skills rather than hammering steps and formulas into memory. I make my sessions as interactive and fun...

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Rutgers University-New Brunswick - Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering

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Middle School Math

College Physics

Mechanical Engineering

AP Physics 2

+11 subjects## Krishna: Newark Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Newark, NJ

...than 20 points. I attend Cornell University, where I am majoring in Biology, minoring in Business, and on the Pre-med track. I also attended a competitive specialized high school located in New York, NY. I graduated with honors and recognition in Biology Research & with special recognition by the Guidance Department. I have also been dancing for the last seven years and am versed in modern, hip-hop, contemporary, kathak, and Bhangra. I have also been...

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Cornell University - Bachelor of Science, Biology, General

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Middle School Math

Essay Editing

PSAT Writing Skills

ACT Aspire

+61 subjects## Gary: Newark Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Newark, NJ

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University of Delaware - Bachelor of Science, Chemistry

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Middle School Math

Chemistry

Elementary Math

High School Chemistry

+5 subjects## Bryan: Newark Middle School Math tutor

Certified Middle School Math Tutor in Newark, NJ

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University of Michigan - Bachelors, Mathematics, Economics

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Middle School Math

College Algebra

Elementary Math

Math

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