As a teacher and tutor, he motivates students by helping them to feel confident about solving math problems and reminding them that they already possess the knowledge to tackle problems. He encourages students to activate the knowledge they have with a CAN-DO attitude to accomplish the task at hand. Uri holds a B.S. in Engineering and an A.S. in Mathematics from NJIT and Middlesex County College respectively. Before teaching in the Public Schools, he worked as a math teacher at the Middlesex County College helping college students to prepare for quizzes, tests and projects.