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Dessi N.
70/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

70/hour
5.0 (59)
116 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

Philip H.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Yale Student for History, English, Writing, Public Speaking, and Chess

Tutoring Experience: Outside of my Wyzant experience, I have tutored middle and high school students at St. Martin De Porres Academy in New Haven for over two years. I also have experience teaching full sized classes to kids of all ages through... read more

70/hour
5.0 (27)
63 hours tutoring
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Tutoring Experience: Outside of my Wyzant experience, I have tutored middle and high school students at St. Martin De Porres Academy in New Haven for over two years. I also have experience teaching full sized classes to kids of all ages through... read more

William H.
72/hour

Chicago, IL

English Teacher (ESL / EFL), Career Coach, Writer, Editor

I have been tutoring and coaching for several years. With experience as a technical writer, dissertation editor, English teacher, career coach, and public speaker, I have helped people in various aspects of their educations, careers, and lives.... read more

72/hour
4.8 (6)
41 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring and coaching for several years. With experience as a technical writer, dissertation editor, English teacher, career coach, and public speaker, I have helped people in various aspects of their educations, careers, and lives.... read more

Max B.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Recent Master of Science Graduate Specializing in STEM and Test Prep

Hi, I’m Max! I graduated from Carleton College with a bachelor’s in Physics in 2018 and from Penn State with a master’s in Materials Science and Engineering in 2020. I have come to realize that while I was in school, my enjoyment of a class... read more

40/hour
5.0 (12)
53 hours tutoring
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Hi, I’m Max! I graduated from Carleton College with a bachelor’s in Physics in 2018 and from Penn State with a master’s in Materials Science and Engineering in 2020. I have come to realize that while I was in school, my enjoyment of a class... read more

Fiacha H.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

College Instructor Specializing in Writing and Quantitative Skills

Since I started as a math tutor in college, I've been teaching in one form or another for over seven years. Even now, I still cherish the moment when I see the light go on above a student's head. I graduated summa cum laude from DePaul with a B.S.... read more

40/hour
5.0 (35)
51 hours tutoring
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Since I started as a math tutor in college, I've been teaching in one form or another for over seven years. Even now, I still cherish the moment when I see the light go on above a student's head. I graduated summa cum laude from DePaul with a B.S.... read more

Vesela C.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Organic Chemistry Tutor with 10 years of tutoring experience

Hi, I'm Vesela, a professional Organic Chemistry tutor with years of tutoring experience. I've tutored for various online platforms and in person. In college, I majored in Molecular Biochemistry and Biophysics, and later got a Masters degree in... read more

60/hour
5.0 (5)
41 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Vesela, a professional Organic Chemistry tutor with years of tutoring experience. I've tutored for various online platforms and in person. In college, I majored in Molecular Biochemistry and Biophysics, and later got a Masters degree in... read more

Christen G.
30/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Writer Tutoring in Writing and English

I am passionate about writing, English Literature, and reading. I write professionally, and I want to help students develop their voice through creative writing, clarify their arguments in academic papers, and develop a strong foundation in... read more

30/hour
5.0 (1)
4 hours tutoring
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I am passionate about writing, English Literature, and reading. I write professionally, and I want to help students develop their voice through creative writing, clarify their arguments in academic papers, and develop a strong foundation in... read more

Eric S.
80/hour

Chicago, IL

SAT/ACT Prep Specialist

I am an alumnus of Northwestern and the University of Virginia who is starting a private tutoring practice after several years of teaching ACT, SAT, and GRE prep for Kaplan. I am familiar with the most current version of each test, having taken... read more

80/hour
5.0 (79)
543 hours tutoring
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I am an alumnus of Northwestern and the University of Virginia who is starting a private tutoring practice after several years of teaching ACT, SAT, and GRE prep for Kaplan. I am familiar with the most current version of each test, having taken... read more

Chereese R.
27/hour

Chicago, IL

International Award-Winning Speaker & Poet Teaches English!

Hi! I’m a designer of words and experiences. I call myself a ‘Wordsmith’ and love playing with words and double-meanings to create captivating pieces of poetry, prose, essays, articles, ad scripts... you name it! I would love to help you... read more

27/hour
4.9 (14)
41 hours tutoring
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Hi! I’m a designer of words and experiences. I call myself a ‘Wordsmith’ and love playing with words and double-meanings to create captivating pieces of poetry, prose, essays, articles, ad scripts... you name it! I would love to help you... read more

Chase N.
20/hour

Chicago, IL

Professionally Licensed Teacher! 7 years in the classroom. Results!

Hello! My name is Chase N. and I am a working, certified Elementary educator ready to help you or your student achieve results! I have taught in Birmingham, AL, Chicago, IL and Los Angeles, CA and I am certified to teach in the latter two. I... read more

20/hour
5.0 (25)
46 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Chase N. and I am a working, certified Elementary educator ready to help you or your student achieve results! I have taught in Birmingham, AL, Chicago, IL and Los Angeles, CA and I am certified to teach in the latter two. I... 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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