About the Instructors

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ACE Math, LLC is an approved New York State Supplemental Educational Services (SES) provider.

Andrew V. Cursio, MBA, M.S. Ed, founded ACE Math LLC in 2007 to help students gain confidence, improve their math skills and provide a supportive environment. Andrew is a Certified Professional Teacher at City College Academy of the Arts, an "A" rated secondary school in NYC. Andrew is also an Adjunct Professor of Economics at City University of New York.

Prior to teaching, Andrew was a senior executive at The McGraw-Hill Companies. Andrew received his M.B.A. from the Stern School of Business at New York University in 1994 and M.S. Ed., from City University of New York.

Valerie Cursio, JD, MSW, co-founded ACE Math LLC after a successful career as an attorney. Valerie manages an after-school enrichment and support program in Westchester County. Valerie brings an extensive knowledge of the ACE Learning Process, delivering education services, curriculum and staff development and management skills.

Andrew and Valerie are residents of Hastings-on-Hudson, with two children currently attending the Hastings-on-Hudson Union Free School District. Andrew has also coached Basketball, Soccer and Baseball and was the Treasurer of the Hastings Little League Board of Directors, Valerie is a Director at JCY Community Partners, adjunct Professor at the Graduate School of Fordham University, board member of ACE Math, LLC and other local community based organizations.

Danilsa Fernandez (pictured below) is our lead Master Tutor and has been with ACE Tutoring for several years. Danilsa is a Certified Mathematics Teacher at City College Academy of the Arts and a Math for America Teaching Scholar and Fellow. Danilsa has a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering from The City College of New York, a Master of Science in Technology Management from the Stevens Institute of Technology and a Master of Arts in Mathematics Education from Teachers College Columbia University. Prior to teaching, Danilsa was a Network Engineer at Verizon Communications.

We welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and help your child achieve:

Achieve success, gain Confidence,and Excel.

We specialize in small group instruction. Research shows that students learn best when they are engaged in an active group environment for a variety of reasons. In cases where small group instruction is not possible, we also offer private tutoring. Rates vary based on the program and payment option selected.

Classes are held in the James Harmon Recreation Center in Hastings-on-Hudson or in your home when necessary for Private sessions.

Contact Andrew or Valerie:

(914) 413-7138

[email protected]

OUR GUARANTEE: If your child's performance does not improve, your child can attend additional classes at NO extra charge. Our goal is your child's performance!