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Jeffrey L.

Clear Communicator of Algebra, Chemistry, Physics and Calculus

Portland, OR (97223)

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Thank you for looking at my page. I've recently graduated from Santa Clara University with a Biochemistry degree. While I was obtaining it, I spent many hours helping my fellow students understand the material we learned in class. I would also love explaining the science I had learned to my friends. (Teaching them about subjects like organic chemistry or physiology to name a few.)

However, it takes more than just knowledge to be a good tutor. As an teacher, I am friendly, patient and encouraging to those learning about a subject. I take care to ensure understanding through quizzes, and by
conversing with the student about the subject. I also am talented at breaking down difficult material and explaining it in a way easy to understand, tailored to the level the student is at. As I've always said,

"If you can't explain it to an intelligent 12 year old, then you don't really understand it"

I explain to my students because I understand the material and how to help them understand it.

Thank you again for your consideration, and I hope to hear from you soon.

~Jeffrey L
B.S. Biochemistry
Biotechnology Minor

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Jeffrey’s subjects

Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Bible Studies
ACT Science, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Biostatistics, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Genetics, Microbiology, Organic Chemistry, Philosophy, Physical Science, Physics, Physiology
Music Theory, Piano
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Geometry, Physics, Piano, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Science, GRE, MCAT, SAT Math


I frequently tutor subjects that show up on the MCAT, such as organic chemistry, physics, general chemistry and biology. I've taken the MCAT and also the DAT (Dental Admissions Test) which I've scored quite high on.

Organic Chemistry

I majored in Biochemistry and took a full sequence of Organic Chemistry and also took a BioOrganic Chemistry course as well.

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Santa Clara University (Biochemistry)

The best there is! — If you are looking for a Biochemistry tutor, look no further - Jeffrey is it. He has an amazing understanding of the subject material (upper level material that many other tutors struggle with), and is equally talented at teaching. Jeffrey immediately sensed my study style and I quickly learned more than I realized at the time. The personal effort he puts into his tutoring illustrates that he trul ...

— Angie from Cave Creek, AZ on 10/27/13

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Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

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Jeffrey will travel within 40 miles of Portland, OR 97223.

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