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Christopher T.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced College Tutor Specializing in Calculus and Beyond

I'm Christopher! I graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northeastern Illinois University in 2010 with a B.A. in Mathematics; I also have earned two masters degrees in mathematics: a M.A. in Mathematics from the University of California, Santa Cruz in... read more

40/hour
5.0 (74)
334 hours tutoring
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I'm Christopher! I graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northeastern Illinois University in 2010 with a B.A. in Mathematics; I also have earned two masters degrees in mathematics: a M.A. in Mathematics from the University of California, Santa Cruz in... read more

Ryan Maxwell W.
130/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Patient Tutor: University Math, Stats, Comp Sci, Data Sci

Professional private tutor with 10 years of diverse experience working with students from diverse backgrounds, ages, education and skill levels. Because of this wide range of experiences, I'm very adaptable, and work well with just about anyone.... read more

130/hour
5.0 (210)
990 hours tutoring
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Professional private tutor with 10 years of diverse experience working with students from diverse backgrounds, ages, education and skill levels. Because of this wide range of experiences, I'm very adaptable, and work well with just about anyone.... read more

Gerhard L.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

High school Science Teacher

I am a licensed science teacher in the state of Illinois who recently moved back to Chicago from Washington state. I have experience both teaching in a classroom as well as tutoring in 1 on 1 or small groups. What I enjoy about tutoring is being... read more

45/hour
5.0 (9)
39 hours tutoring
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I am a licensed science teacher in the state of Illinois who recently moved back to Chicago from Washington state. I have experience both teaching in a classroom as well as tutoring in 1 on 1 or small groups. What I enjoy about tutoring is being... read more

Matthew Z.
95/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... read more

95/hour
4.9 (13)
91 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... read more

Anthony A.
20/hour

Chicago, IL

I am a tutor who wants to help students who feel discouraged.

I have experience tutoring students in math, English, science, social science, and business classes at Harold Washington College, Wilbur Wright College, Kennedy King College, Harry Truman College, Richard Daley College, William Rainey Harper... read more

20/hour
4.9 (103)
294 hours tutoring
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I have experience tutoring students in math, English, science, social science, and business classes at Harold Washington College, Wilbur Wright College, Kennedy King College, Harry Truman College, Richard Daley College, William Rainey Harper... read more

Connie T.
33/hour

Chicago, IL

Break down language knots and complex issues

My students have come to refer to me as their mentor friend and an effective English tutor for foreign visitors and new arrivals in the United States as well as for current students in Chicago's school system. They have come to trust me and rely... read more

33/hour
4.9 (235)
1,071 hours tutoring
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My students have come to refer to me as their mentor friend and an effective English tutor for foreign visitors and new arrivals in the United States as well as for current students in Chicago's school system. They have come to trust me and rely... read more

Elisa P.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Effective Spanish Teacher M.A; M.Ed + 20 yrs experience

I was born and raised in Spain where I learned French and English. As an adult, I moved to the U.S. where I received my master's degree in teaching and learning foreign languages. Soon after that, I started teaching Spanish and ESL in corporate... read more

50/hour
5.0 (22)
48 hours tutoring
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I was born and raised in Spain where I learned French and English. As an adult, I moved to the U.S. where I received my master's degree in teaching and learning foreign languages. Soon after that, I started teaching Spanish and ESL in corporate... read more

Liam G.
48/hour

Chicago, IL

English Teacher, Brown Graduate, Writer

Hello! My name is Liam, and I am a passionate educator with experience teaching middle schoolers, high schoolers, and adults. I graduated from Brown University in 2020 with a degree in History and South Asian Studies. I am committed to... read more

48/hour
5.0 (85)
321 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Liam, and I am a passionate educator with experience teaching middle schoolers, high schoolers, and adults. I graduated from Brown University in 2020 with a degree in History and South Asian Studies. I am committed to... read more

Daniel L.
225/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... read more

225/hour
5.0 (162)
753 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... read more

Ashleigh C.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

UChicago PhD in English, 5+ Years of Teaching and Tutoring Experience

I am a doctoral student at the University of Chicago, pursuing a degree in English Language and Literature. I have several years experience working with students to improve their writing and to develop clear, confident prose that showcases their... read more

50/hour
5.0 (194)
754 hours tutoring
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I am a doctoral student at the University of Chicago, pursuing a degree in English Language and Literature. I have several years experience working with students to improve their writing and to develop clear, confident prose that showcases their... 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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