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Raphael L.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Ivy League Math, English, Foreign Language, and Music Tutor

I was born and raised in Chicago, and graduated from with a bachelor's degree from Yale. I'm currently pursuing a career as an opera singer, but don't let that fool you... I can be a great tutor for a wide variety of high school and college... read more

50/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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I was born and raised in Chicago, and graduated from with a bachelor's degree from Yale. I'm currently pursuing a career as an opera singer, but don't let that fool you... I can be a great tutor for a wide variety of high school and college... read more

Trish P.
20/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced in Math and English

I'm Trish, I am a rising senior that goes to UIC, majoring in Finance and a minor in IT. In my years as a student and a past tutor, I have gained knowledge and experience in Elementary to High School Algebra and English as well. With this I would... read more

20/hour
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I'm Trish, I am a rising senior that goes to UIC, majoring in Finance and a minor in IT. In my years as a student and a past tutor, I have gained knowledge and experience in Elementary to High School Algebra and English as well. With this I would... read more

Michael M.
75/hour

Chicago, IL

Exp Tutor | Former Electrical + Computer Eng (ECE) Prof | IC Designer

I am a former adjunct electrical & computer engineering (ECE) professor from U of Michigan and have taught grad and undergrad courses in cross-disciplinary subjects covering electrical, computer, mechanical and biomed engineering. I have an entire... read more

75/hour
4.9 (32)
75 hours tutoring
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I am a former adjunct electrical & computer engineering (ECE) professor from U of Michigan and have taught grad and undergrad courses in cross-disciplinary subjects covering electrical, computer, mechanical and biomed engineering. I have an entire... read more

Jessica B.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

writing coach | language teacher | college advisor | UChicago graduate

I'm an educator with ten years of experience and a proud two-time AmeriCorps alumna! I received my MA degree from the University of Chicago and I currently work in administration at a private research institution and as a program manager at a... read more

40/hour
4.9 (372)
667 hours tutoring
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I'm an educator with ten years of experience and a proud two-time AmeriCorps alumna! I received my MA degree from the University of Chicago and I currently work in administration at a private research institution and as a program manager at a... read more

Chase N.
30/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

30/hour
5.0 (31)
68 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

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 (91)
283 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

Noah T.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

English and Social Studies

I'm a licensed teacher specializing in Social Studies and English for the middle schoolers and high schoolers. I've also had a lot of fun and success working with college students and adults. My teaching style is collaborative, low-pressure,... read more

45/hour
3 hours tutoring
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I'm a licensed teacher specializing in Social Studies and English for the middle schoolers and high schoolers. I've also had a lot of fun and success working with college students and adults. My teaching style is collaborative, low-pressure,... read more

Daniel M.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

Nursing School Tutor

I am a graduate of Arkansas State University's RN program with a 4.0 GPA. I was also awarded the Excellent Clinical Student Award and the Excellence in Academic Achievement Award resulting in an induction into the Alpha Eta Honor Society. Due to... read more

35/hour
5.0 (69)
146 hours tutoring
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I am a graduate of Arkansas State University's RN program with a 4.0 GPA. I was also awarded the Excellent Clinical Student Award and the Excellence in Academic Achievement Award resulting in an induction into the Alpha Eta Honor Society. Due to... read more

Dessi N.
75/hour

Chicago, IL

Professional Cellist and Teacher with a Doctorate in Cello Performance

Hello potential cello student! My name is Dessislava, which always proves to be way too long, so I am happy to go by Dessi. I have taught private cello lessons from beginners to music majors in college. I have also performed in numerous... read more

75/hour
5.0 (59)
126 hours tutoring
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Hello potential cello student! My name is Dessislava, which always proves to be way too long, so I am happy to go by Dessi. I have taught private cello lessons from beginners to music majors in college. I have also performed in numerous... read more

Chereese R.
67/hour

Chicago, IL

International Award-Winning Speaker, Performer & Poet Teaches English!

Hi! I’m a designer of words and experiences. I call myself a ‘Wordsmith’ and love playing with words and double-meanings to create captivating pieces of poetry, prose, essays, articles, ad scripts... you name it! I would love to help you... read more

67/hour
4.9 (38)
102 hours tutoring
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Hi! I’m a designer of words and experiences. I call myself a ‘Wordsmith’ and love playing with words and double-meanings to create captivating pieces of poetry, prose, essays, articles, ad scripts... you name it! I would love to help you... 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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