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Jadran L. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jadran L.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

99th Percentile Tutor

I love explaining concepts and helping students achieve their goals. I have been tutoring professionally since 2006, when I worked as a teacher and curriculum developer at Manhattan GMAT. I've also done plenty of informal tutoring. In high... See Jadran's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (28)
47 hours tutoring
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I love explaining concepts and helping students achieve their goals. I have been tutoring professionally since 2006, when I worked as a teacher and curriculum developer at Manhattan GMAT. I've also done plenty of informal tutoring. In high... See Jadran's full profile

Adolfo V. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Adolfo V.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

The Math Simplifier

I am a tutor who worked at Wilbur Wright College for 3 years and currently a tutor for a company that tutors grades schools. In my time as a tutor, I have learned that I have a talent for explaining math to others. I have multiple ways of... See Adolfo's full profile

40/hour
4.6 (70)
374 hours tutoring
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I am a tutor who worked at Wilbur Wright College for 3 years and currently a tutor for a company that tutors grades schools. In my time as a tutor, I have learned that I have a talent for explaining math to others. I have multiple ways of... See Adolfo's full profile

William H. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
William H.
95/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.... See William's full profile

95/hour
4.9 (8)
49 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.... See William's full profile

Jennifer D. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jennifer D.
77/hour

Chicago, IL

ADHD Writing Tutor and Teen Motivation Coach

I am a writing tutor with over 13 years of experience. I also have tutored subjects in chemistry and science, however, my tutoring and coaching practice has moved to exclusively offering writing tutoring and teen motivation coaching based on... See Jennifer's full profile

77/hour
4.8 (58)
232 hours tutoring
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I am a writing tutor with over 13 years of experience. I also have tutored subjects in chemistry and science, however, my tutoring and coaching practice has moved to exclusively offering writing tutoring and teen motivation coaching based on... See Jennifer's full profile

Jason M. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jason M.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Incredibly Expert Tutor with 20 Years of Experience

I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last eighteen years. In the field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT, and AP exams in history, human geography, and language. I have helped between two to three... See Jason's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (531)
2,085 hours tutoring
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I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last eighteen years. In the field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT, and AP exams in history, human geography, and language. I have helped between two to three... See Jason's full profile

Paul W. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Paul W.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

HS French Teacher for 13 years, Straight A Math student

Hello there! I have plenty of skills to offer! I taught high school French for 13 of the last 20 years and have family and friends that I visit every year in Belgium and France. So, French is my best subject to tutor. However, I also have a... See Paul's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (195)
544 hours tutoring
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Hello there! I have plenty of skills to offer! I taught high school French for 13 of the last 20 years and have family and friends that I visit every year in Belgium and France. So, French is my best subject to tutor. However, I also have a... See Paul's full profile

Lia F. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lia F.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

CIAO! Native Italian tutor with love for Language, Food and much more

Ciao a tutti ! Hello everybody! My name is Lia and I moved from Rome in 1993, following my new husband to Chicago. I started to teach/tutor right away either students of the University of Chicago or regular people in other Language Schools. My... See Lia's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (125)
308 hours tutoring
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Ciao a tutti ! Hello everybody! My name is Lia and I moved from Rome in 1993, following my new husband to Chicago. I started to teach/tutor right away either students of the University of Chicago or regular people in other Language Schools. My... See Lia's full profile

Danylo S. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Danylo S.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced and Patient tutor in Physics, Math, Astronomy

I am flexible, full-time tutor, who can explain you material in a patient, easy-going manner. Temporarily, only conducting lessons online. My degree was in astrophysics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where I worked as a... See Danylo's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (125)
431 hours tutoring
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I am flexible, full-time tutor, who can explain you material in a patient, easy-going manner. Temporarily, only conducting lessons online. My degree was in astrophysics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where I worked as a... See Danylo's full profile

Roberta Ginleiz G. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Roberta Ginleiz G.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced tutor in modern languages

I’m a professional in Higher Education seeking to continue my career by supporting students in their learning journey. Born in Rome, Italy, I was raised bilingual with Italian and Mandarin. Awarded an MA summa cum laude in Oriental Studies, I... See Roberta Ginleiz's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (24)
87 hours tutoring
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I’m a professional in Higher Education seeking to continue my career by supporting students in their learning journey. Born in Rome, Italy, I was raised bilingual with Italian and Mandarin. Awarded an MA summa cum laude in Oriental Studies, I... See Roberta Ginleiz's full profile

Nicholas S. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nicholas S.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

History Buff and Knowledgeable Writing, Governance and Politics Tutor

Hello, I am a recent graduate of Arizona State University's School of Politics and Global Studies, where I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies. I am extremely knowledgeable about governance, politics and history... See Nicholas's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (57)
134 hours tutoring
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Hello, I am a recent graduate of Arizona State University's School of Politics and Global Studies, where I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies. I am extremely knowledgeable about governance, politics and history... See Nicholas's full profile

Matthew Z. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Matthew Z.
79/hour

Chicago, IL

Columbia & UChicago grad! Let's polish your writing.

Hi! My name is Matthew, and I'm a Ph.D. student at the University of Chicago. I graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Columbia (B.A. in computer science) and I now study American literature. Much of my background is in journalism: I've worked with major... See Matthew's full profile

79/hour
4.9 (14)
142 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Matthew, and I'm a Ph.D. student at the University of Chicago. I graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Columbia (B.A. in computer science) and I now study American literature. Much of my background is in journalism: I've worked with major... See Matthew's full profile

Daniel L. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Daniel L.
150/hour

Chicago, IL

Certified Dyslexia Tutor specializing in reading, writing, and math

Hi, my name is Daniel. I have a master's degree in education and have been a certified special education teacher working in the Chicagoland area for 13 years. As a distinguished special education teacher, I have worked with a wide range of... See Daniel's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (163)
794 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Daniel. I have a master's degree in education and have been a certified special education teacher working in the Chicagoland area for 13 years. As a distinguished special education teacher, I have worked with a wide range of... See Daniel's full profile

Judy W. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Judy W.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Creative ESL tutor: American accent training, Business English

For over 15 years, I have coached clients to transform their English communication skills and reach their career goals with online and in person tutoring. Moreover, I have a Master’s degree in English as a Second Language (ESL). To help you... See Judy's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (406)
1,827 hours tutoring
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For over 15 years, I have coached clients to transform their English communication skills and reach their career goals with online and in person tutoring. Moreover, I have a Master’s degree in English as a Second Language (ESL). To help you... See Judy's full profile

McClelland L. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
McClelland L.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Professional Data Scientist with M.S. Statistics

An excellent teacher in high school helped me learn to love the process of learning and ever since I've always sought to be an educator and pass that same inspiration on. As a graduate student I was a TA for an introductory statistics course based... See McClelland's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (5)
18 hours tutoring
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An excellent teacher in high school helped me learn to love the process of learning and ever since I've always sought to be an educator and pass that same inspiration on. As a graduate student I was a TA for an introductory statistics course based... See McClelland's full profile

Alexis T. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexis T.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Piano and Voice Teacher/Tutor

Hello, I'm Alexis! I am a Chicago based singer and pianist, and I've taught beginner and intermediate level pianists and vocalists ranging between the ages of 4 and 78. While I was trained classically, I've discovered that there is no right or... See Alexis's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (76)
476 hours tutoring
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Hello, I'm Alexis! I am a Chicago based singer and pianist, and I've taught beginner and intermediate level pianists and vocalists ranging between the ages of 4 and 78. While I was trained classically, I've discovered that there is no right or... See Alexis's full profile

Adam B. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Adam B.
95/hour

Chicago, IL

A "Young" Professor of Mathematics recently retired

I have over 25 years of experience teaching Mathematics. Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, the entire Calculus sequence, Multivariable Calculus, and Differential Equations. What sets me apart from your average tutor is the in-depth... See Adam's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (349)
1,037 hours tutoring
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I have over 25 years of experience teaching Mathematics. Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, the entire Calculus sequence, Multivariable Calculus, and Differential Equations. What sets me apart from your average tutor is the in-depth... See Adam's full profile

Monsieur Pierre J. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Monsieur Pierre J.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Your French Instructor-"Therapist"

Bonjour à tous ! In my sixties, not yet retired, I have more than 30 years of Teaching French as a foreign language (FLE= français langue étrangère) and have studied in Nice, Paris and Strasbourg. Former French Instructor at "Alliance... See Monsieur Pierre's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (792)
3,431 hours tutoring
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Bonjour à tous ! In my sixties, not yet retired, I have more than 30 years of Teaching French as a foreign language (FLE= français langue étrangère) and have studied in Nice, Paris and Strasbourg. Former French Instructor at "Alliance... See Monsieur Pierre's full profile

Ohkyung K. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ohkyung K.
90/hour

Chicago, IL

Award-winning physics tutor | Harvard, UChicago PhD, IPhO Gold

I am happy to work with 1. advanced high school students considering future careers in STEM or pursuing physics olympiads or research projects, or 2. college students at all levels, either physics majors or those in other fields seeking help in... See Ohkyung's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (5)
8 hours tutoring
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I am happy to work with 1. advanced high school students considering future careers in STEM or pursuing physics olympiads or research projects, or 2. college students at all levels, either physics majors or those in other fields seeking help in... See Ohkyung's full profile

Barney M. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Barney M.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Master Algebra And Enjoy the Process

Hi! I’m Barney McDermott, a father of three children with a genuine passion for Mathematics. While beginning my professional tutoring journey, I‘ve taught my own children from elementary school through high school with great success. I spent... See Barney's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (5)
8 hours tutoring
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Hi! I’m Barney McDermott, a father of three children with a genuine passion for Mathematics. While beginning my professional tutoring journey, I‘ve taught my own children from elementary school through high school with great success. I spent... See Barney's full profile

Eric S. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Eric S.
95/hour

Chicago, IL

SAT/ACT Prep Specialist

Standardized tests like the SAT and ACT have three components which must be mastered. The first is content knowledge. I am intimately familiar with every concept that appears on both tests, and can explain each of them in a variety of ways to help... See Eric's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (151)
870 hours tutoring
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Standardized tests like the SAT and ACT have three components which must be mastered. The first is content knowledge. I am intimately familiar with every concept that appears on both tests, and can explain each of them in a variety of ways to help... See Eric's full profile

Vesela C. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
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... See Vesela's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (338)
1,579 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... See Vesela's full profile

Anastasia M. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anastasia M.
75/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Science Tutor Specializing in Biochemistry

I am a highly motivated scientist who graduated magna cum laude with a double major in May 2013 from Northeastern University. I have both my B.S in Biochemistry as well as a B.A in Asian Studies with a minor in Chinese language (Mandarin).... See Anastasia's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (142)
537 hours tutoring
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I am a highly motivated scientist who graduated magna cum laude with a double major in May 2013 from Northeastern University. I have both my B.S in Biochemistry as well as a B.A in Asian Studies with a minor in Chinese language (Mandarin).... See Anastasia's full profile

Steve W. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Steve W.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Expert help with SAT, ACT, writing, math, and history

I have been tutoring full-time since 2015. I mostly work with high school students, though I also see middle school and college students. Prior to 2015, I was a criminal defense attorney for 25 years. My legal work helped me develop qualities... See Steve's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (1)
81 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring full-time since 2015. I mostly work with high school students, though I also see middle school and college students. Prior to 2015, I was a criminal defense attorney for 25 years. My legal work helped me develop qualities... See Steve's full profile

Patrick P. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Patrick P.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Professional Software Developer

I received degrees in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics from the University of Rochester where I had a 3.96/4.0 GPA. At the University of Rochester I was a teaching assistant for Computer Science and Mathematics courses. I'm familiar with a... See Patrick's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (4)
32 hours tutoring
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I received degrees in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics from the University of Rochester where I had a 3.96/4.0 GPA. At the University of Rochester I was a teaching assistant for Computer Science and Mathematics courses. I'm familiar with a... See Patrick's full profile

Jennifer H. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jennifer H.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Engaging Academic Test Prep & US Military Exam Tutor

Seasoned tutor specializing in academic, professional certification and military entrance aptitude tests. Former commissioned officer in the USAF and current executive professional in the nonprofit sector. After separating from the Air Force I... See Jennifer's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (84)
1,084 hours tutoring
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Seasoned tutor specializing in academic, professional certification and military entrance aptitude tests. Former commissioned officer in the USAF and current executive professional in the nonprofit sector. After separating from the Air Force I... See Jennifer's full profile

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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.
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