Peter Sullivan

     In his eleven years as a tutor and teacher at the high school and college level, Peter has amassed a wealth of effective educational strategies. In his SAT prep sessions Peter has an up-tempo and engaging approach that drives his students to accomplish their goals.

EDUCATION


University of Houston, Class of 2010
Houston, TX
  • Master’s Degree: Latin American and U.S. History
  • GPA: 3.9
  • Awards and Involvements:
    • Gained accolades for his master’s thesis.
    • Research for the thesis was conducted in Houston, Boston and Buenos Aires, Argentina and dealt with the Alliance for Progress and its cultural ramifications.
University of Houston
Houston, TX
  • Awards and Involvements:
    • Summa Cum Laude

TEACHING EXPERIENCE


Instructor (2008-present)
IvyBound Test Prep
    • Individualized tutoring and preparation for the SAT and ACT
    • Peter has helped improve the scores of many Ivy Bound students.
Teaching Assistant (2008)
History Department, University of Houston
    • Teaching assistant to an undergraduate course, “The United States Since 1877.”
Independent Education Consultant (2001-present)
    • Currently tutors and has taught Algebra to Calculus, Biology, Chemistry, English, Spanish (all levels), History, SAT, ACT, and the GRE.
    • As he teaches a wide range of subjects, Peter is able to build on the many insights and perspectives of his students.

ACTIVITIES / HOBBIES


    • Fluent in Spanish and has completed advanced course work in math and science.
    • Accomplished saxophonist and working musician. Performs in a variety of groups, composes music, and has performed on both coasts.

Comments from students


" Thanks for the help with Pre-Calculus. Brian got a B for the semester, which was way above our original expectations. Mimi, Bellaire HS Parent "
-Steve, Stratford HS Parent-
" We were really pleased with the score increases after the SAT Prep Course."
-Terry, Taft Preparatory Parent-
" Thanks to you Jason made an A on his Chemistry Final and brought his average up to a B."
-Mimi, Bellaire HS Parent-
Peter Sullivan

Locations

  • U.S. & Internationally--via Skype
  • Summer: Houston, TX
  • School Year: Houston, TX

Qualifications

  • SAT I:
    • Math: 760
    • Reading: 800
    • Writing: 730
    • Composite: 2290

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