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Lora M.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Highly Experienced Piano Teacher, Master Degree

My teaching experience dates back to my college days, as I began teaching private lessons part time, and have been consistently teaching students in my home studio. Encouraging regular practice on a consistent schedule is one of the key points I... read more

60/hour
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My teaching experience dates back to my college days, as I began teaching private lessons part time, and have been consistently teaching students in my home studio. Encouraging regular practice on a consistent schedule is one of the key points I... read more

Amita R.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

Writing Coach, Former Kumon Tutor, SAT Reading/Writing

In high school, I was the person people paid to write their papers. My work spoke for itself: my clients always got As. At some point before I was legally culpable (say, 17?), I realized that writing papers for others was not only immoral, but... read more

45/hour
5.0 (6)
10 hours tutoring
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In high school, I was the person people paid to write their papers. My work spoke for itself: my clients always got As. At some point before I was legally culpable (say, 17?), I realized that writing papers for others was not only immoral, but... read more

Patricia C.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

High School Spanish teacher

I have been teaching high school Spanish for more than 30 years at different Chicagoland high schools. I have the required credentials and experience to tutor all levels of Spanish, from Spanish 1 to AP Spanish Language and Culture. I have also... read more

50/hour
5.0 (4)
42 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching high school Spanish for more than 30 years at different Chicagoland high schools. I have the required credentials and experience to tutor all levels of Spanish, from Spanish 1 to AP Spanish Language and Culture. I have also... read more

Matt C.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced SAT/ACT Tutor, All-around

Hi, I'm Matt! I graduated with high honors with a Bachelor's degree in International Affairs and a minor in pre-law. I'm a current law student at Northwestern Law School as well. I personally received a 1570 on the SAT. In my experiences studying... read more

60/hour
3 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Matt! I graduated with high honors with a Bachelor's degree in International Affairs and a minor in pre-law. I'm a current law student at Northwestern Law School as well. I personally received a 1570 on the SAT. In my experiences studying... read more

John Domenico C.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

Brown University Graduate Specializing in Writing and Multimedia

Hello there! I'm JD, a recent graduate from Brown University with a Bachelor of Arts and a double concentration in Political Science and Modern Culture and Media. I also had the honor of being granted the distinction of graduating Magna Cum Laude,... read more

35/hour
5.0 (10)
13 hours tutoring
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Hello there! I'm JD, a recent graduate from Brown University with a Bachelor of Arts and a double concentration in Political Science and Modern Culture and Media. I also had the honor of being granted the distinction of graduating Magna Cum Laude,... read more

Melanie S.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Doctorate of Audiology with years of tutoring experience

Hello everyone! My name is Melanie, and I’m here for all of your tutoring needs. I graduated in the top 3% of my class at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Speech and Hearing Science. I also attended Northwestern University’s... read more

50/hour
5.0 (22)
77 hours tutoring
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Hello everyone! My name is Melanie, and I’m here for all of your tutoring needs. I graduated in the top 3% of my class at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Speech and Hearing Science. I also attended Northwestern University’s... read more

Kari B.
90/hour

Chicago, IL

Highly Experienced and Effective Music Theory Tutor

Hi! My name is Kari and I am a music theory tutor. I have over 10 years of one-on-one and classroom tutoring/teaching experience. My MFA qualifies me to teach at the university level, but I prefer teaching one-on-one. I prefer teaching adults... read more

90/hour
5.0 (15)
18 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Kari and I am a music theory tutor. I have over 10 years of one-on-one and classroom tutoring/teaching experience. My MFA qualifies me to teach at the university level, but I prefer teaching one-on-one. I prefer teaching adults... read more

Scott K.
59/hour

Chicago, IL

Tutor for All Levels of High School Physics (including AP-1 and AP-C)

Physics is hard for many reasons, but one of the main ones is that each unit builds off the previous one - it is hard to perform well in Unit 5 if Units 1-4 aren't understood. Within the first 30 minutes of working with a student, I can find where... read more

59/hour
5.0 (164)
370 hours tutoring
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Physics is hard for many reasons, but one of the main ones is that each unit builds off the previous one - it is hard to perform well in Unit 5 if Units 1-4 aren't understood. Within the first 30 minutes of working with a student, I can find where... read more

Jenny T.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Lively and Fun Music Tutor

I have been singing professionally for eight years. I graduated from California State University, Los Angeles in 2017 with a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education. In my studies, I have also studied vocal and choral teaching. Upon graduating, I... read more

50/hour
4.8 (6)
12 hours tutoring
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I have been singing professionally for eight years. I graduated from California State University, Los Angeles in 2017 with a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education. In my studies, I have also studied vocal and choral teaching. Upon graduating, I... read more

Dessi N.
75/hour

Chicago, IL

Professional Cellist and Teacher with a Doctorate in Cello Performance

Hello potential cello student! My name is Dessislava, which always proves to be way too long, so I am happy to go by Dessi. I have taught private cello lessons from beginners to music majors in college. I have also performed in numerous... read more

75/hour
5.0 (59)
127 hours tutoring
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Hello potential cello student! My name is Dessislava, which always proves to be way too long, so I am happy to go by Dessi. I have taught private cello lessons from beginners to music majors in college. I have also performed in numerous... read more

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Ecology has been a fascinating subject for me for years. I have studied it, as it deals with the supply and demand of resources in the environment. I have studied ecosystems, energy flow through a food web, the balance of nature. the impact of pollution, and many other such subjects integral to ecology. I can explain concepts of ecology in a very practical and understandable way.I also have the ability help a student understand what a course is looking to teach, so that a student can maximize study time, to ace a course. I enjoy finding different student's methods of learning and helping students define and realize their dreams through successful education. Additionally, I can explain what the courses are looking for a student to learn, and how to study to ace the courses.
Matthew A.
I have been playing the flute since I was twelve years old. I played in my junior and senior high school bands and symphonies. I was a member of the Symphonic Band of the Palm Beaches. I play the flute every Sunday at Mass and am compensated for special events such as the Christmas Pageant and Midnight Mass. In addition, I am frequently hired to play at special events such as weddings.
Brenda D.
I haven't played tennis on a professional team, but I am very much knowledgeable with the rules and how to play. I also have a close friend who has played tennis all his life and is a physical education teacher and who would be willing to help out as well; just as he's taught me more.
Rachel S.
I earned my English degree while in undergraduate school and have studied literature for the majority of the program. I have taken courses focusing on different types of literature, ranging from American to British, to sub genres of Gothic, Romantic, Modernist, and a variety of others. I also am familiar with different theories that surround the subject, including but limited to race theory, queer theory, feminist theory, and Marxist theory. I also have helped my peers understand literature on a surface level as well.
Elizabeth J.
I took the Michigan Teacher Certification Test in social studies and in history, which cover a number of things. They are United States history from colonization to present; world history from early civilization to present; Michigan history major events; geography locations, characteristics and how they are interrelated; different types of government in the world, their characteristics, how they are different, and legal processes that different countries use. I also have experience researching history papers and determining types of sources and using citations.
Kelly S.
I am currently teaching in Florida. While our standards are officially "The Florida Standards," they are almost identical to the CCSS. Additionally, my Master's Degree in K-8 Math and Science Education was based on the Common Core standards.
Aryn D.
I am a Christian and graduated from a Christian high school and have had in depth study of scripture all my life.
Caitlin N.
I have a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry and 10 years of experience tutoring all levels of chemistry.
Lori C.
I have a phd in aerospace engineering from Virginia Tech, the majority of which is mechanical engineering based. I have coursework in thermodynamics, statics, dynamics, and mechanics of materials. I maintained a stellar gpa the entire time.
Erin C.
I am very qualified to tutor Biochemistry to students. I received an A in both semesters of Biochemistry during my undergraduate degree and I have received an A in my graduate coursework. I have a lot of experience in taking the course and understand the subject very well. I am able to tutor students in Biochemistry effectively.
Evan B.

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