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David R.
75/hour

Chicago, IL

Expert LSAT and GRE Tutor 20 Years of Teaching Experience

I’m David! I received my M.S.Ed. in teaching from Northwestern University and my J.D. from New York University. I have over 20 years of experience teaching in the classroom and tutoring individual students, including over a decade of helping... read more

75/hour
5.0 (152)
969 hours tutoring
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I’m David! I received my M.S.Ed. in teaching from Northwestern University and my J.D. from New York University. I have over 20 years of experience teaching in the classroom and tutoring individual students, including over a decade of helping... read more

Melanie G.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced teacher wanting to help you understand math

I have taught high school math for 31 years. I love my job and have seen a great deal of success. In the 13 years that I taught calculus I achieved over a 90% pass rate on the AP test with half of my students getting 5's. I was nominated as... read more

60/hour
5.0 (8)
13 hours tutoring
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I have taught high school math for 31 years. I love my job and have seen a great deal of success. In the 13 years that I taught calculus I achieved over a 90% pass rate on the AP test with half of my students getting 5's. I was nominated as... read more

Joji D.
80/hour

Chicago, IL

Patient and Knowledgeable Java Tutor for Any Skill Level

Hello, my name is Joji. I am passionate in computer programming, especially in Java and Open Source Software. Back in 2000, while pursuing my master's degree, I was a teaching assistant for Introductory Java classes. I assisted hundreds of... read more

80/hour
5.0 (363)
595 hours tutoring
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Hello, my name is Joji. I am passionate in computer programming, especially in Java and Open Source Software. Back in 2000, while pursuing my master's degree, I was a teaching assistant for Introductory Java classes. I assisted hundreds of... read more

Amanda K.
100/hour

Chicago, IL

PhD. in Organic Chemistry, Instructor

I received my Ph.D.in Organic Chemistry from an R1 institution and went on to teach at the university level for a few years teaching Organic Chemistry, General Chemistry and GOB lab and lecture courses. I have a successful record with over 14r... read more

100/hour
5.0 (51)
222 hours tutoring
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I received my Ph.D.in Organic Chemistry from an R1 institution and went on to teach at the university level for a few years teaching Organic Chemistry, General Chemistry and GOB lab and lecture courses. I have a successful record with over 14r... read more

Carrie M.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced and dynamic history teacher and writing guru

Hi, my name is Carrie and I have a Master of Arts in Teaching Secondary Education degree from National-Louis University. I hold a Type 09 certificate in Social Science with endorsements in U.S. History, World History, Civics/Political Science and... read more

40/hour
4.7 (18)
264 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Carrie and I have a Master of Arts in Teaching Secondary Education degree from National-Louis University. I hold a Type 09 certificate in Social Science with endorsements in U.S. History, World History, Civics/Political Science and... read more

Clare P.
85/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced College Professor & German Fulbright Scholar

I am a passionate and award-winning teacher with 30 years of experience teaching humanities and philosophy at the college level and to professional adults in the greater Chicago area. I give regular public talks in Chicago, both on philosophical... read more

85/hour
5.0 (8)
12 hours tutoring
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I am a passionate and award-winning teacher with 30 years of experience teaching humanities and philosophy at the college level and to professional adults in the greater Chicago area. I give regular public talks in Chicago, both on philosophical... read more

Chuck H.
55/hour

Chicago, IL

Senior .NET Developer with 10 years of industry experience

Hi, my name is Chuck. I'm a Senior .NET Developer currently working at Alliant Credit Union where I utilize the latest Microsoft technology to develop our large lending platform to enable our users to apply for credit cards, buy a car, get a... read more

55/hour
4.8 (16)
61 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Chuck. I'm a Senior .NET Developer currently working at Alliant Credit Union where I utilize the latest Microsoft technology to develop our large lending platform to enable our users to apply for credit cards, buy a car, get a... read more

Andrew G.
85/hour

Chicago, IL

Demystify the Test, Reduce Stress, and Maximize Your Score

Thanks for considering me as your ACT tutor! I'm a graduate of the University of Chicago, where I majored in English and was named to the Dean's List. I have worked with dozens of students over the years, ranging in age from the elementary to... read more

85/hour
5.0 (111)
526 hours tutoring
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Thanks for considering me as your ACT tutor! I'm a graduate of the University of Chicago, where I majored in English and was named to the Dean's List. I have worked with dozens of students over the years, ranging in age from the elementary to... read more

Amanda N.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

High school teacher and certified reading specialist.

Hello! I’m glad you stumbled upon my profile. I’m currently a teacher in a high school teaching history. I’m also a certified reading specialist and tutor. I enjoy helping students improve their reading, note taking and writing skills that... read more

60/hour
4.9 (92)
264 hours tutoring
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Hello! I’m glad you stumbled upon my profile. I’m currently a teacher in a high school teaching history. I’m also a certified reading specialist and tutor. I enjoy helping students improve their reading, note taking and writing skills that... read more

Peter B.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

MA in Teaching German with 10+ Years of Teaching Experience

My experience as a teacher varies from private teaching to teaching in high schools and higher education. Each environment has its pros and cons - but the benefit of private tutoring is seeing the rapid advancements of students. I maintain a... read more

40/hour
4.9 (65)
122 hours tutoring
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My experience as a teacher varies from private teaching to teaching in high schools and higher education. Each environment has its pros and cons - but the benefit of private tutoring is seeing the rapid advancements of students. I maintain a... 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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