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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... read more

40/hour
4.6 (68)
285 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... read more

George P.
25/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced math tutor with a Masters in Math Education,

I have a BA from Ohio State University and a masters in Mathematics education from Depaul University. I have taught all levels of math from developmental math to Calculus. I have twelve years tutoring experience. I placed in the 85th percentile... read more

25/hour
5.0 (37)
80 hours tutoring
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I have a BA from Ohio State University and a masters in Mathematics education from Depaul University. I have taught all levels of math from developmental math to Calculus. I have twelve years tutoring experience. I placed in the 85th percentile... read more

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... read more

40/hour
5.0 (4)
6 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... read more

Kyli B.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Dedicated Chemistry Tutor

Hi! I'm Kyli, a magna cum laude graduate from Luther College where I double majored in Chemistry and Music. While at Luther, I worked for the chemistry department as a lab assistant and served as the Vice President of Chemistr7 Club during my... read more

60/hour
5.0 (16)
44 hours tutoring
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Hi! I'm Kyli, a magna cum laude graduate from Luther College where I double majored in Chemistry and Music. While at Luther, I worked for the chemistry department as a lab assistant and served as the Vice President of Chemistr7 Club during my... read more

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... read more

45/hour
5.0 (28)
50 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... 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)
107 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

Deanna V.
75/hour

Chicago, IL

Music Chairperson and Adjudicator's studio is taking new students.

Hello! Music is a great way to stimulate your mind and soul. I've been teaching piano since 1979 and expanded to other instruments from there. I started my training with my mother in a full pedagogical method: performance, but also theory,... read more

75/hour
5.0 (183)
276 hours tutoring
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Hello! Music is a great way to stimulate your mind and soul. I've been teaching piano since 1979 and expanded to other instruments from there. I started my training with my mother in a full pedagogical method: performance, but also theory,... read more

Ben P.
100/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Instructor who gets results in Programming and Letters

During my 14 years tutoring I have helped basic computer students, computer programming students, writing students and math students solve problems that mattered to them. My first geometry student went from a 'D' to a 'B' in one lesson, because I... read more

100/hour
4.9 (288)
1,549 hours tutoring
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During my 14 years tutoring I have helped basic computer students, computer programming students, writing students and math students solve problems that mattered to them. My first geometry student went from a 'D' to a 'B' in one lesson, because I... read more

Shane D.
145/hour

Chicago, IL

UChicago Lecturer, NY Times Contributor, Elite College Essay Coach

I specialize in helping top students write memorable college essays. I also offer tailored coaching, tutoring, and editorial support for anyone looking to improve their writing skills or complete almost any kind of writing project. QUALIFICATIONS... read more

145/hour
5.0 (65)
218 hours tutoring
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I specialize in helping top students write memorable college essays. I also offer tailored coaching, tutoring, and editorial support for anyone looking to improve their writing skills or complete almost any kind of writing project. QUALIFICATIONS... read more

Ashleigh C.
65/hour

Chicago, IL

UChicago PhD in English, 7+ 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

65/hour
5.0 (202)
790 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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