My name is Abbey and I'd love to be your tutor. I have been tutoring for over five years. I am a former MIT student and I graduated from UAlbany with a BS in Mathematics and Statistics and a minor in Economics. I have a lot of experience tutoring. I recently moved to Buffalo from Albany. While I was in Albany, I worked with three private local tutoring companies. In addition to those, as you can see, I am a tutor with WyzAnt. I have logged over 5,000 tutoring hours at WyzAnt. I was ran... [more]
I have been tutoring algebra 2 for over ten years. It is one of my favorite subjects to tutor. I am very familiar with all of the concepts, and I can explain them in ways that work for the student. I also am very familiar with calculator strategies to make it easier to check your answers.
I have a lot of experience tutoring calculus. I've tutored it at both the high school and college level. I am also very familiar with the AP Calculus exam.
I have been tutoring chemistry for over ten years. I have a lot of experience tutoring both high school and college chemistry. I am also very familiar with the NYS Regents exam, if you need help preparing for this test.
I have been tutoring geometry for over ten years. I am very familiar with the Common Core / NYS Regents geometry curriculum. I have students of all ages and skill levels in geometry.
I have a lot of experience tutoring elementary school children. This past year, I tutored a fifth grader in math and vocabulary. Before this, I was a volunteer tutor in two school districts, where I tutored math, English, science, and social studies to elementary students.
I have a lot of experience with improving my students' study skills. I am very good at improving my students' work ethic. I try to show my students the big picture, so they can see the importance of doing their work. In addition to helping my students, I played a huge role in my younger sister's life with her study skills. I helped her with organization all throughout her middle and high school. I also helped with her SAT studying. Along with tutoring her for the SAT, I made a spreadsheet for prospective college SAT scores to help motivate her. I also put her on a study plan for SAT preparation. Her scores jumped over 200 points!
I have a lot of experience with the college admissions process. I went through the process myself and was admitted to my top choice. In addition to myself, I helped my younger sister and many of my students apply to college. I know how to motivate my tutees to strive for the best grades and SAT scores to admit them to the college of their choice. I was also an admissions intern at MIT for two years. I am very familiar with the application process and what schools want from their applicants.
I have a lot of experience tutoring for the NYS Regents. I've tutored many high school students for the Regents in addition to taking the Integrated Algebra, Geometry, Algebra II/Trig, Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English, Global and World History, US History, Spanish, and French Regents exams. I scored over 90 in all of them. I scored a perfect score of 100 in the Integrated Algebra, Algebra II/Trig, US History, and Chemistry Regents exams.
I have a lot of experience tutoring Common Core Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2. I have been tutoring the Common Core subjects since they came out three years ago. I am very familiar with the material in the course and on the Common Core exams.