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Max B.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Recent Master of Science Graduate Specializing in STEM and Test Prep

Hi, I’m Max! I graduated from Carleton College with a bachelor’s in Physics in 2018 and from Penn State with a master’s in Materials Science and Engineering in 2020. I have come to realize that while I was in school, my enjoyment of a class... read more

40/hour
5.0 (11)
46 hours tutoring
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Hi, I’m Max! I graduated from Carleton College with a bachelor’s in Physics in 2018 and from Penn State with a master’s in Materials Science and Engineering in 2020. I have come to realize that while I was in school, my enjoyment of a class... read more

Hans S.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Tutor in All the Sciences

Hello, my name is Hans! I graduated from UC San Diego with a B.S. in Human Biology and I currently attend medical school at the University of Chicago. I have about 7 years of tutoring experience. Although I did very well in school I understand... read more

45/hour
5.0 (45)
70 hours tutoring
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Hello, my name is Hans! I graduated from UC San Diego with a B.S. in Human Biology and I currently attend medical school at the University of Chicago. I have about 7 years of tutoring experience. Although I did very well in school I understand... read more

Patricia C.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

High School Spanish teacher

I have been teaching high school Spanish for more than 30 years at different Chicagoland high schools. I have the required credentials and experience to tutor all levels of Spanish, from Spanish 1 to AP Spanish Language and Culture. I have also... read more

50/hour
2 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching high school Spanish for more than 30 years at different Chicagoland high schools. I have the required credentials and experience to tutor all levels of Spanish, from Spanish 1 to AP Spanish Language and Culture. I have also... read more

Corey M.
36/hour

Chicago, IL

Aerospace Engineer with a love for teaching Mathematics!

Hello all! I'm Corey M. and I'm a bit new here. I have tutored locally before (in person) where I was mostly teaching math or applied math subjects. I enjoy teaching math because I feel as though anyone has the capabilities to excel in it. My... read more

36/hour
5.0 (1)
7 hours tutoring
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Hello all! I'm Corey M. and I'm a bit new here. I have tutored locally before (in person) where I was mostly teaching math or applied math subjects. I enjoy teaching math because I feel as though anyone has the capabilities to excel in it. My... 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 (374)
652 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

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

Monsieur Pierre J.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Your French Instructor-"Therapist"

Bonjour à tous ! In my sixties, not yet retired, I have more than 30 years of Teaching French as a foreign language (FLE= français langue étrangère) and have studied in Nice, Paris and Strasbourg. Former French Instructor at "Alliance... read more

50/hour
5.0 (732)
2,989 hours tutoring
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Bonjour à tous ! In my sixties, not yet retired, I have more than 30 years of Teaching French as a foreign language (FLE= français langue étrangère) and have studied in Nice, Paris and Strasbourg. Former French Instructor at "Alliance... read more

Jen G.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced English/Communication Teacher | Writing Coach | Editor

For 10 years I've been teaching students from absolute beginners to grade 12 students preparing for top U.S. universities (most recently 7/94 into Ivy League). When we work together, it will be a collective effort and I will give you options to... read more

40/hour
4.8 (17)
40 hours tutoring
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For 10 years I've been teaching students from absolute beginners to grade 12 students preparing for top U.S. universities (most recently 7/94 into Ivy League). When we work together, it will be a collective effort and I will give you options to... read more

Timothy C.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Patient and Knowledgeable Math Tutor

I have been tutoring math since 2014, both in schools and as a private tutor, working with students that are in middle school, high school and college. I greatly enjoy supporting and connecting with students to help them understand the math. I... read more

60/hour
4.9 (194)
935 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring math since 2014, both in schools and as a private tutor, working with students that are in middle school, high school and college. I greatly enjoy supporting and connecting with students to help them understand the math. I... 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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