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Matt K.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Degree in economics, math, and Chinese. Strategy consultant

Undergraduate degree in economics, math, and Chinese from Dartmouth College. Current MBA candidate at University of (Chicago Booth). Experience tutoring economics, statistics, Chinese, multivariable calculus and other areas of math. I am... read more

50/hour
5.0 (1)
7 hours tutoring
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Undergraduate degree in economics, math, and Chinese from Dartmouth College. Current MBA candidate at University of (Chicago Booth). Experience tutoring economics, statistics, Chinese, multivariable calculus and other areas of math. I am... read more

Yvon K.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

My mission is to make statistics understandable and useful.

I am Yvon! I graduated from North Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree in computer science, and I obtained my master’s in applied statistics from DePaul University. I am passionate about student development. I love helping students... read more

45/hour
4.9 (32)
92 hours tutoring
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I am Yvon! I graduated from North Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree in computer science, and I obtained my master’s in applied statistics from DePaul University. I am passionate about student development. I love helping students... read more

Ian M.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Professional Copyeditor for Writing, Reading, and History Tutoring

I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in History before attending law school on an honors scholarship. While there, I excelled in legal writing and was invited to be an Honors' Fellow in the subject. I have an expertise in legal and historical... read more

50/hour
5.0 (6)
12 hours tutoring
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I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in History before attending law school on an honors scholarship. While there, I excelled in legal writing and was invited to be an Honors' Fellow in the subject. I have an expertise in legal and historical... read more

Freda H.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

UChicago Grad Specializing in Chemistry and Math

Hi, my name is Freda. I graduated from the University of Chicago in 2019 with a B.A. in Chemistry. I specialize in chemistry (high-school/AP level, college-level intro general chemistry, upper-level undergraduate physical chemistry) and math... read more

40/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Freda. I graduated from the University of Chicago in 2019 with a B.A. in Chemistry. I specialize in chemistry (high-school/AP level, college-level intro general chemistry, upper-level undergraduate physical chemistry) and math... read more

Andrew G.
200/hour

Chicago, IL

MLE/Data Scientist/Actuary (FSA) Teaching Efficiently and Effectively

As a tutor with several thousand hours under my belt, I have experience working with a diverse array of learning styles, ages, and disabilities. While everyone has their own learning style and thus approaches must be tailored to each student, I... read more

200/hour
5.0 (225)
670 hours tutoring
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As a tutor with several thousand hours under my belt, I have experience working with a diverse array of learning styles, ages, and disabilities. While everyone has their own learning style and thus approaches must be tailored to each student, I... read more

Karin M.
47/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

47/hour
5.0 (9)
54 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

Jack P.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

Versatile Cello Teacher

I started playing the cello when I was 13 years old and I have been playing ever since! I am originally from Louisville Kentucky and began studying the cello at the University of Louisville School of Music while I was a cello major at a performing... read more

45/hour
5.0 (7)
18 hours tutoring
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I started playing the cello when I was 13 years old and I have been playing ever since! I am originally from Louisville Kentucky and began studying the cello at the University of Louisville School of Music while I was a cello major at a performing... 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 (56)
356 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

Maria T.
25/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced and Enthusiastic Tutor with Math Emphasis

My name is Maria, and I am excited that you are considering me as a tutor! I earned my Bachelor's degree in elementary education, graduating with honors in 2016. Tutoring students in 1st-8th grade classrooms for three and a half years, followed by... read more

25/hour
5.0 (796)
1,403 hours tutoring
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My name is Maria, and I am excited that you are considering me as a tutor! I earned my Bachelor's degree in elementary education, graduating with honors in 2016. Tutoring students in 1st-8th grade classrooms for three and a half years, followed by... read more

Jason F.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

Purdue University graduate with 5+ years of tutoring experience

Hi there! My name is Jason and I am a graduate student at Purdue University majoring in Computer Engineering with a minor in Mathematics. I am specialized in tutoring science classes (Physics, Chemistry), Mathematics (Geometry to Calculus l) and... read more

35/hour
4.9 (45)
81 hours tutoring
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Hi there! My name is Jason and I am a graduate student at Purdue University majoring in Computer Engineering with a minor in Mathematics. I am specialized in tutoring science classes (Physics, Chemistry), Mathematics (Geometry to Calculus l) and... 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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