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Maher H.
150/hour

Near Compton, CA

Highly Experienced Algebra Tutor for All Levels

I started out my tutoring career with algebra 2 and have helped students in all levels. I now specialize in online tutoring and make algebra lessons run smoothly and very efficiently. I help students learn to complete each step carefully and make sure it is logical before moving on to the next. By teaching... read more

150/hour
5.0 (513)
2,871 hours tutoring
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I started out my tutoring career with algebra 2 and have helped students in all levels. I now specialize in online tutoring and make algebra lessons run smoothly and very efficiently. I help students learn to complete each step carefully and make sure it is logical before moving on to the next. By teaching... read more

Jacob M.
45/hour

Near Compton, CA

Supreme Physics, Calc and STEM tutor! (@ Grinnell College)

I'm Jacob. I'm from Los Angeles and currently attending Grinnell College and majoring in Biological Chemistry and/or Physics. I've always enjoyed learning and teaching science and math at all levels, but in my experience, the STEM classes I truly became invested in were those with passionate and down to earth teachers. I... read more

45/hour
5.0 (36)
76 hours tutoring
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I'm Jacob. I'm from Los Angeles and currently attending Grinnell College and majoring in Biological Chemistry and/or Physics. I've always enjoyed learning and teaching science and math at all levels, but in my experience, the STEM classes I truly became invested in were those with passionate and down to earth teachers. I... read more

Eliana V.
45/hour

Near Compton, CA

Experienced Biochem Student Specializing in Math, English, Chemistry

I am a biochemistry/pre-med major with a 4.0 GPA studying at Biola University as a senior. It is my goal to help students not only fully understand what they are studying, but learn to love it as well. I am friendly and patient, and strongly believe that every student can succeed if they are given the help they need to... read more

45/hour
4.9 (18)
68 hours tutoring
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I am a biochemistry/pre-med major with a 4.0 GPA studying at Biola University as a senior. It is my goal to help students not only fully understand what they are studying, but learn to love it as well. I am friendly and patient, and strongly believe that every student can succeed if they are given the help they need to... read more

Michael M.
40/hour

Compton, CA

Master Educator

I have about 20 years experience teaching basic math skills, pre-algebra, and algebra 1. I spent about 10 years specifically working with algebra 1 students at Franklin High School in Highland Park, Los Angeles, CA. I have created many color-coded and animated PowerPoint presentations in algebra 1... read more

40/hour
4.9 (33)
63 hours tutoring
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I have about 20 years experience teaching basic math skills, pre-algebra, and algebra 1. I spent about 10 years specifically working with algebra 1 students at Franklin High School in Highland Park, Los Angeles, CA. I have created many color-coded and animated PowerPoint presentations in algebra 1... read more

Steven W.
55/hour

Near Compton, CA

Math can be fun! Experienced tutor in Algebra, Calculus, Geometry

I helped run the Math tutoring lab for almost 5 years, and have been tutoring for longer than that, having worked for 3 different companies before I started my own business. Having tutored many students in mathematics, I have covered subjects including Algebra and Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, and Statistics.... read more

55/hour
4.9 (334)
1,797 hours tutoring
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I helped run the Math tutoring lab for almost 5 years, and have been tutoring for longer than that, having worked for 3 different companies before I started my own business. Having tutored many students in mathematics, I have covered subjects including Algebra and Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, and Statistics.... read more

Giovanni R.
100/hour

Near Compton, CA

The BEST chance at success with a tutor you can ACTUALLY understand.

Your child isn't "dumb". Your child doesn't have a "problem with learning and paying attention". Your child doesn't need to "spend less time on their phone and do more homework". After 12 years of tutoring students from elementary school to college/graduate school, I've heard almost every excuse for why a student... read more

100/hour
5.0 (230)
1,344 hours tutoring
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Your child isn't "dumb". Your child doesn't have a "problem with learning and paying attention". Your child doesn't need to "spend less time on their phone and do more homework". After 12 years of tutoring students from elementary school to college/graduate school, I've heard almost every excuse for why a student... read more

Marianne M.
30/hour

Near Compton, CA

Math Tutor with 2+ Years of Teaching Experience

I tutored math classes such as Algebra, Pre-calculus, and Calculus. My philosophy is that students should study smart rather than study hard. I will teach my students great study tips to help them be more efficient and get better results. I noticed how lots of students struggled in Calculus because of... read more

30/hour
5.0 (8)
15 hours tutoring
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I tutored math classes such as Algebra, Pre-calculus, and Calculus. My philosophy is that students should study smart rather than study hard. I will teach my students great study tips to help them be more efficient and get better results. I noticed how lots of students struggled in Calculus because of... read more

Geoffrey B.
64/hour

Near Compton, CA

Patient and Creative Tutor with Years of Linear Algebra Experience

Most modern branches of physics rely in some way or another on linear algebra, but quantum mechanics especially does since so many problems boil down to finding eigenvalues and eigenvectors or establishing a basis space. I am comfortable with all linear algebra topics including change of basis formulae,... read more

64/hour
5.0 (680)
2,794 hours tutoring
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Most modern branches of physics rely in some way or another on linear algebra, but quantum mechanics especially does since so many problems boil down to finding eigenvalues and eigenvectors or establishing a basis space. I am comfortable with all linear algebra topics including change of basis formulae,... read more

Andrei E.
60/hour

Near Compton, CA

Math Tutor | Algebra, Geometry, Algebra 2, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus

I aim to instill confidence by engaging students and promoting critical thinking so that the students develop an understanding and can apply mathematical concepts both in academia and personal life. Currently, I am tutoring the following subjects: Elementary School Math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, Algebra... read more

60/hour
5.0 (39)
358 hours tutoring
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I aim to instill confidence by engaging students and promoting critical thinking so that the students develop an understanding and can apply mathematical concepts both in academia and personal life. Currently, I am tutoring the following subjects: Elementary School Math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, Algebra... read more

Mark L.
30/hour

Near Compton, CA

Experienced STEM tutor specialize in Math and Computer Science

I am a second year student attending College of San Mateo in NorCal, my intended major is Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering and Computer science(different university have different naming conventions). I have finished most of the Math prerequisites up to Calculus 3 (multi variable calculus), physics covering... read more

30/hour
5.0 (9)
41 hours tutoring
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I am a second year student attending College of San Mateo in NorCal, my intended major is Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering and Computer science(different university have different naming conventions). I have finished most of the Math prerequisites up to Calculus 3 (multi variable calculus), physics covering... read more

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