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Philip H.
65/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

65/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

Connie T.
30/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

30/hour
4.8 (151)
753 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

Ryna F.
110/hour

Chicago, IL

Passionate Tutor Specializing in Standardized Test Prep

I am an Ivy League grad who is passionate about tutoring, and when it comes to helping students unlock the puzzles of standardized tests, I have over 10 years of experience. I love working with students one-on-one and in small groups for a... read more

110/hour
5.0 (32)
78 hours tutoring
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I am an Ivy League grad who is passionate about tutoring, and when it comes to helping students unlock the puzzles of standardized tests, I have over 10 years of experience. I love working with students one-on-one and in small groups for a... read more

Sharon B.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

+15 years teaching experience teaching elementary and high school.

I obtained my undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Iowa. For the past 14 years I have homeschooled my two sons from K-12th grade. I also helped my sons prepare for the ACT with my younger son scoring a composite... read more

40/hour
5.0 (33)
226 hours tutoring
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I obtained my undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Iowa. For the past 14 years I have homeschooled my two sons from K-12th grade. I also helped my sons prepare for the ACT with my younger son scoring a composite... read more

David P.
65/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Teacher, Coach, and Second-Career Medical Student

Hello, I’m David! I’m a tutor, educator, and coach who enjoys helping people master their learning and taking pride in their work. I’m a medical student at Rush University and have experience working with adults, college, and high school... read more

65/hour
5.0 (10)
16 hours tutoring
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Hello, I’m David! I’m a tutor, educator, and coach who enjoys helping people master their learning and taking pride in their work. I’m a medical student at Rush University and have experience working with adults, college, and high school... read more

Marisa F.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Award-winning College Professor

I'm an archaeologist and college professor with a Ph.D. in Anthropology/Archaeology (graduated 2007 - magna cum laude). I am looking to assist high school, college, and graduate students who need some extra help with Anthropology and Biology... read more

50/hour
1 hours tutoring
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I'm an archaeologist and college professor with a Ph.D. in Anthropology/Archaeology (graduated 2007 - magna cum laude). I am looking to assist high school, college, and graduate students who need some extra help with Anthropology and Biology... read more

Karin M.
49/hour

Chicago, IL

MFA ACT, SAT, AP Test Prep Expert

I teach all aspects of English, including critical reading, persuasive writing, comparative literature, public speaking, specializing with ACT/SAT/AP and other test strategies. I've taught and lectured at universities, schools and with individuals... read more

49/hour
5.0 (15)
133 hours tutoring
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I teach all aspects of English, including critical reading, persuasive writing, comparative literature, public speaking, specializing with ACT/SAT/AP and other test strategies. I've taught and lectured at universities, schools and with individuals... 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 (141)
298 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

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 (18)
28 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

Joseph D.
30/hour

Chicago, IL

Effective and Relatable Latin, Classics and Writing Tutor

Hi! My name is Joseph D, and I recently graduated from Boston University Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Classical Studies, specifically in the Ancient Greek and Latin languages. I am a Chicago native, and I attended Walter Payton College Prep... read more

30/hour
5.0 (111)
150 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Joseph D, and I recently graduated from Boston University Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Classical Studies, specifically in the Ancient Greek and Latin languages. I am a Chicago native, and I attended Walter Payton College Prep... 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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