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Cody F.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced GIS Specialist in International Studies

I am a GIS (Geographic Information Systems) and Public Outreach Specialist working at an engineering company in the Greater Chicago area. I also volunteer for an international non-profit organization based in Bolivia focusing on sustainable water... read more

40/hour
5.0 (136)
358 hours tutoring
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I am a GIS (Geographic Information Systems) and Public Outreach Specialist working at an engineering company in the Greater Chicago area. I also volunteer for an international non-profit organization based in Bolivia focusing on sustainable water... read more

Maya N.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Writer and Editor Specializing in Critical Essay

I am a poet and workshop organizer in Chicago, Illinois. While my focus is in poetry, I am also a critical writer. I have written several research papers on politics, theory, and literary criticisms. My most recent research paper on the... read more

35/hour
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I am a poet and workshop organizer in Chicago, Illinois. While my focus is in poetry, I am also a critical writer. I have written several research papers on politics, theory, and literary criticisms. My most recent research paper on the... read more

Jason W.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Writing Professor with 25 years of Teaching Experience

I am a college professor with 25 years of experience teaching writing and the humanities at the college level. I have worked with many students over the years in person and online, using the latest digital technologies, including online portfolio... read more

50/hour
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I am a college professor with 25 years of experience teaching writing and the humanities at the college level. I have worked with many students over the years in person and online, using the latest digital technologies, including online portfolio... read more

LaNisha T.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Patient, Experienced and Successful High School and College Math Tutor

I have taught Mathematics for many years and have dedicated my career to the service of effective instruction. I am often told I have the ability to explain difficult information in understandable and user-friendly terms. This gift has led me to... read more

60/hour
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I have taught Mathematics for many years and have dedicated my career to the service of effective instruction. I am often told I have the ability to explain difficult information in understandable and user-friendly terms. This gift has led me to... read more

Beth B.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Biology/Science for Everyone!

My first Biology class, in 6th grade, sealed the deal - this was definitely what I wanted to study. I wasn't naturally good in math and chemistry, so I took extra courses in those subjects in college. I've been teaching since my senior year in... read more

50/hour
4.6 (328)
974 hours tutoring
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My first Biology class, in 6th grade, sealed the deal - this was definitely what I wanted to study. I wasn't naturally good in math and chemistry, so I took extra courses in those subjects in college. I've been teaching since my senior year in... read more

Melanie S.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Doctorate of Audiology with years of tutoring experience

Hello everyone! My name is Melanie, and I’m here for all of your tutoring needs. I graduated in the top 3% of my class at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Speech and Hearing Science. I also attended Northwestern University’s... read more

50/hour
5.0 (22)
77 hours tutoring
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Hello everyone! My name is Melanie, and I’m here for all of your tutoring needs. I graduated in the top 3% of my class at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Speech and Hearing Science. I also attended Northwestern University’s... read more

MIRANDA S.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

Oxford Master's Student For College Application Editing

I'm a 24-year-old Vassar College graduate with a bachelor's degree in neuroscience. I just finished a 2-year position doing scientific research for the National Institutes of Health and I'm about to start a Master's degree at the University of... read more

45/hour
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I'm a 24-year-old Vassar College graduate with a bachelor's degree in neuroscience. I just finished a 2-year position doing scientific research for the National Institutes of Health and I'm about to start a Master's degree at the University of... 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 (751)
3,169 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

Melissa T.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Middle School Teacher Specializing in Reading

Hello! I'm Melissa and I've been a Reading/English teacher for 23 years and a Reading Specialist for 20 years. I've tutored students in 3rd grade through 10th grade. I truly enjoy working with students one on one, and I work hard to instill a... read more

50/hour
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Hello! I'm Melissa and I've been a Reading/English teacher for 23 years and a Reading Specialist for 20 years. I've tutored students in 3rd grade through 10th grade. I truly enjoy working with students one on one, and I work hard to instill a... 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)
127 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

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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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