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retired college Math professor with 7+ years of tutoring experiences

I have been a private tutor for public and private high school students since I retired from position of Math professor in Kingsborough Community College, Brooklyn, New York in 2009. Before then, I taught
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  • ... Stevens Institute of Technology
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UC-Berkeley Ph.D. in Engineering Math Algebra Calculus Trigonometry

With a Ph.D. in materials engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, math and algebra have always been my favorite subjects at school. I scored perfectly in GRE Quantitative and a 3.9 GPA in college math classes (calculus 1, 2... See more

  • ... University of California - Berke...
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Former Legal Professional with Multiple Years of Tutoring Experience

I have worked as a tutor for a national test prep company for three years preparing students for the PSAT, SAT, ACT, and SSAT, and related subjects. My tutees have gained admission to various elite colleges and universities, including UC B... See more

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English and Writing Tutor.

If you want to improve your test scores, come up with effective solutions for exam anxiety, and learn as much as possible, I will do everything I can to make sure you are successful in your chosen subject. I started my career as a media wri... See more

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Stanford University graduate with 10+ years of education experience!

I am an experienced, culturally competent educator with 10 years of experience working with elementary through college-aged students. I have a special interest in college prep tutoring, including test prep, essay writing, and college admiss... See more

Why You Need a SSAT Tutor

The SSAT or the Secondary School Admission Test is a standardized exam that measures the academic abilities of your student in determining admission for independent schools. It tests basic math, verbal, and reading skills that are necessary for students to be successful in elite schools. It is a great idea to help prepare your child by finding a private SSAT tutor. This can help calm any nerves that your child may be feeling or even stress that you as a parent are feeling about your child's admission into a good school. A test preparation tutor will be able to cover what to expect by giving your child test-taking strategies and drills with questions similar to what they will see on the SSAT. Practicing with similar tests will help your child to feel more familiar with the types of questions that they will show up on the test. Additionally, when your child gets exposed to practice exams, the more prepared he or she will be for a test like setting.

This is a very important test for any child who is trying to get into a particular school. However, if your child is considering going to one of these schools then you already know they are capable of doing the work. Nevertheless, they are still going to have to pass this test so that they are admitted into the school. So to eliminate any worry, you need to find an SSAT tutor who is going to prepare your student for all they will be tested on. You do not want your child to be surprised or thrown off guard by something because they were unprepared. When they work with one of our SSAT tutors this will not happen to them. Our tutors are all professionals and they do this for a living. These are not college students or someone who is doing this type of work on the side. This is someone who works with students each year to make sure that they succeed in the SSAT. They know the trends and what to expect on the test so that you do not have to.

Our tutors are highly qualified and are dedicated to seeing your child achieve their goals. There are no excuses with our tutors and they will never teach your child bad habits. The tools that your child will learn from their tutor will be able to be used when your child is admitted into school and begins the real journey. This test is just one step, so our tutors will look to relieve your child’s anxiety when dealing with it. There is a lot riding on this test, so often this can mess with your child’s head. Our tutors want to alleviate all this stress and give them the confidence to walk into the exam room and dominate. As mentioned, you know your child has the ability to do well on the SSAT but they just need a bit of guidance. Not every student is a great test taker, and if your child falls under this category then they are going to need to work with one of our study skills tutors. Success is just when opportunity and preparation meet. So your child is getting the opportunity to succeed and get into a fantastic school. Now they just need to prepare the right way. When they work with one of our tutors they will start learning study tactics that will be beneficial for them now and later on. They will have to take tests for the rest of their educational careers, so it behooves you and them to nip this in the bud right away.


When this happens your child will be using techniques that were passed on to them by their HeyTutor tutor and you will truly see the benefits of working with one of our professionals. Our tutors do not want to give your child a fish, rather they wish to teach them how to fish. The tutor is not going to be with them during the exam and no in the classroom. So it is important for your child to become an independent thinker who can get things done for themselves. They will absolutely thank you later when they get into a prominent school and begin to thrive. Taking the test is only the tip of the iceberg and we want your child to understand this as a fact. But at the same time, we want them to take it seriously so that they can succeed and move on with their lives. “I need an SSAT tutor” is what you need to be saying so that your child can get the score that they desire.

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English, Reading Comprehension, Writing, Test Prep Tutor

I have experience tutoring English both on my own and at a tutoring center. I prepare each lesson beforehand for students, so we can make the most of our time together while in a session.
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  • ... University of Texas at Austin
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Certified, experienced tutor with 7+ years of experience.

I am Jorge Alcina, a private tutor with over 7 years of experience tutoring students from all age groups, from the first grade level up until college level. I use proven, adaptive, and up-to-date methodology to better assist in my students'... See more

  • ... Florida International University
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Ret Foreign Service Office/US Naval War College Prof, w TS Clearance

Background in Science/Math, put to the test as a Peace Corps Fisheries Volunteer, I have lived and worked in French-speaking Africa for more than 10 years with non-profit organizations, then served in the U.S. diplomatic corps as an Economi... See more

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Columbia University Graduate with 6 Years of Tutoring Experience

I founded a tutoring program for middle school students at Webb Middle School in Tampa, FL. I worked with students from sixth to eighth grade in reading, writing, math, grammar and test prep. Many of these students spoke Spanish as a first

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California Credentialed teacher w/ over 10 years experience

I have a Bachelor's degree in political science and a Master's degree in Education. I am a California credentialed teacher who has taught in both publ... See more

  • ... University of California - River...
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Benefits of Hiring a SSAT Tutor

Working with SSAT tutoring can give your child the confidence they need to do well on this test. When you connect with our tutors early on you are setting your child up for success and establishing a positive environment for the learning process to take place. Your child will also benefit from gaining great study habits and organization skills that they will carry with them into the school year. This is exactly the type of study sessions that your child is going to need if they want to do well on this exam. But as mentioned, we want to see them prosper outside of the exam room and later on in life. When you search for an “SSAT tutor near me” we offer the exact services that you have in mind. Although we cannot guarantee a certain score, we can guarantee that your child will thoroughly benefit from working with one of our tutors.

Standardized testing is always a challenge. This is typically not because of the subject matter but the emphasis that is put on these types of tests all year around. I remember having to take an admissions test to get into middle school. My parents and teachers kept reminding me of the importance of this test and even though I knew the material I drove myself crazy. Because of this, I had to take the test several times before passing and finally getting into the school. Do not let this happen to your child and make sure that they are prepped and mentally stable going into this type of exam. It is so important for your child to be ready mentally when taking the SSAT but often that is overlooked. Parents think that if their child did well in class that this will automatically transfer onto this test. But doing well in the classroom and doing well on an exam are two totally different things. The classroom setting is more lively and inviting to social interaction. This is absolutely not the case when taking the SSAT, it is very isolating and high stress. This can be the recipe for disaster if your child is not ready to go. When you find “SSAT tutoring near me” you are making sure that nothing even close to this will happen to your child on exam day.

Tutoring sessions are not ideal for a test like the SSAT. This is because there are several sections and only one teacher. Along with that, there are dozens of other students who all have their own questions and concerns. Your child is not going to get the attention that they need to walk out knowing that they are better off for when test day comes around. So they are going to have to work with a one-on-one SSAT tutor. They will be much better off when a professional focuses entirely on their success on this test. It starts with an assessment where the tutor gives them a mock test. From that point on, the tutor will know their strengths and weaknesses in regards to the test. But they will also talk with the child and see what they feel they do well or do not do so well. Then they will come up with a plan of action based entirely on what they child needs. This is something that you cannot get anywhere else and honestly something you cannot pass up.

If you one day want to teach the SSAT to students or are a teacher and just want to make sure that your students are better prepared, then you could use the help of one of our tutors as well. They are in touch with what is changing on the test and what to expect, so they will be able to provide insight that you would not have been able to get otherwise. This way you can make sure that your students are as ready as possible to get a great score on this tough exam.

No matter what your needs are as a student, we have the tutors who will help you reach your goal. All you have to do is call up our fantastic team of reps and they will do all of the legwork for you. The test is stressful enough, we do not want you to have to deal with finding a tutor as well. We will put you in contact with the best possible fit based on the needs that you have. So call us up and get started today!