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Chereese R.
100/hour

Chicago, IL

International Award-Winning Speaker & 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

100/hour
4.9 (16)
46 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

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 (14)
56 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

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 (165)
770 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

Ryna F.
110/hour

Chicago, IL

Passionate Tutor Specializing in Standardized Test Prep

I am an Ivy League grad who is passionate about tutoring, and when it comes to helping students unlock the puzzles of standardized tests, I have over 10 years of experience. I love working with students one-on-one and in small groups for a... read more

110/hour
5.0 (39)
88 hours tutoring
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I am an Ivy League grad who is passionate about tutoring, and when it comes to helping students unlock the puzzles of standardized tests, I have over 10 years of experience. I love working with students one-on-one and in small groups for a... read more

Fiacha H.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

College Instructor Specializing in Writing and Quantitative Skills

Since I started as a math tutor in college, I've been teaching in one form or another for over seven years. Even now, I still cherish the moment when I see the light go on above a student's head. I graduated summa cum laude from DePaul with a B.S.... read more

40/hour
5.0 (36)
58 hours tutoring
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Since I started as a math tutor in college, I've been teaching in one form or another for over seven years. Even now, I still cherish the moment when I see the light go on above a student's head. I graduated summa cum laude from DePaul with a B.S.... 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 (79)
257 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

Ella L.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

IB Student Second Language Tutor

I've been a language tutor for over 10+ years. I grew up in Italy, I am fluent in English, Italian and Spanish. I have studied three years of latin. Reliable Student with skills in leadership and commitment. Enthusiastic about learning and... read more

35/hour
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I've been a language tutor for over 10+ years. I grew up in Italy, I am fluent in English, Italian and Spanish. I have studied three years of latin. Reliable Student with skills in leadership and commitment. Enthusiastic about learning and... read more

Amanda N.
100/hour

Chicago, IL

Humanities Teacher and Reading Specialist.

Amanda N. has been an educator in the Chicagoland area for the last 10 years. Amanda has a bachelor's in Secondary Education/History from Northeastern Illinois University, a Masters in Reading from Olivet Nazarene University and was College Board... read more

100/hour
4.9 (246)
740 hours tutoring
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Amanda N. has been an educator in the Chicagoland area for the last 10 years. Amanda has a bachelor's in Secondary Education/History from Northeastern Illinois University, a Masters in Reading from Olivet Nazarene University and was College Board... read more

Jennifer H.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

Effective and Knowledgeable Military Exam Tutor Specializing in AFOQT

Seasoned tutor specializing in military aptitude tests. Former commissioned officer in the USAF and current executive professional in the nonprofit sector. After separating from the Air Force I fell into the nonprofit sector, serving in many... read more

45/hour
5.0 (2)
18 hours tutoring
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Seasoned tutor specializing in military aptitude tests. Former commissioned officer in the USAF and current executive professional in the nonprofit sector. After separating from the Air Force I fell into the nonprofit sector, serving in many... read more

Hason K.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Public Speaking Coach/ Interview Guru

Hason- currently a director at a healthcare company- is experienced in preparing clients for interviews and presentations. Hason provides public speaking coaching, presentation preparation, and interviewing coaching (employment interviews and... read more

50/hour
5.0 (45)
76 hours tutoring
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Hason- currently a director at a healthcare company- is experienced in preparing clients for interviews and presentations. Hason provides public speaking coaching, presentation preparation, and interviewing coaching (employment interviews 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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