Bruce Alan - Prof mathematics - Selden

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Bruce Alan

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  • Hourly rate $80
  • Response Time 1h
  • Number of students 6
Bruce Alan - Prof mathematics - Selden
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  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Other sciences
  • Physics

Academic tutoring & test-prep; mathematics at all levels (including Algebra2/Trignometry, Calculus, etc.)

Lesson location

    • at your home : will travel up to 200 km

About Bruce Alan

Private tutoring: Academic subjects, including mathematics, sciences, geography, history, and writing.

Test-prep: Techniques for raising scores on "standardized tests" such as SAT/PSAT, ACT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, etc. (as well as Regents, AP, GED, ASVAB and Civil Service exams).


Tutoring Approach/Experience
APPROACH:
I focus on understanding of the concepts and developing the student's ability to solve problems -- rather than tedious drill and temporary memorization.


EXCELLENCE
1. I get results! (Demonstrated score improvement, passing courses, raising grades, etc.)
2. Knack for establishing good rapport with each student.
3. Focus on understanding concepts and developing skills and strategies to solve problems.
4. Also, my ability to make things understandable, in writing and in discussion.

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About the lesson

  • Elementary School
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    Elementary School

    Middle School

    Sophomore

    Junior

    Senior

    Adult Education

    College / University

    Advanced Technical Certificate

  • English

All languages in which the lesson is available :

English

Education
Polytechnic University · (postgraduate studies) · Computer Science · 1986 to 1994
State University of NY at Stony Brook · (postgraduate studies) · Computer Science · 1974 to 1978
Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn · Candidacy for PhD · Physics X-Ray Diffraction & Crystallography · 1964 to 1970
Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn · B.S. · Mathematics · 1960 to 1964

Experience
Adjunct Professor · 25 Years
The Princeton Review · 2 Years
Kaplan · 1 Year
Science Adventures · 5 Years
Private tutoring · 20 Years
Brookhaven National Lab. · 22 Years
Grumman Aerospace · 5 Years
Robotic Vision Systems · 1 Year
Megadata · 2 Years · 6 Months
American Science · 2 Years · 3 Months
Microsoft · 6 Months

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Rates

Hourly rate

  • $80

Pack Prices

  • 5h: $400
  • 10h: $800

Travel

  • + $$20

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