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Aidan S. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Aidan S.
30/hour

Near Durham, NC

College Student Specializing in SAT/ACT Test Prep and MS/HS Level Math

Hiya! I’m Aidan. I recently graduated from Guilford Technical Community College in the Spring of 2021 and I am currently a student at UNC Chapel Hill pursuing a BS in Psychology with the goal of eventually earning a PhD. I took many AP/IB classes during high school and I feel comfortable with many subjects. I scored a... See Aidan's full profile

30/hour
4.8 (74)
1 hours tutoring Reading out of 318 hours
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Hiya! I’m Aidan. I recently graduated from Guilford Technical Community College in the Spring of 2021 and I am currently a student at UNC Chapel Hill pursuing a BS in Psychology with the goal of eventually earning a PhD. I took many AP/IB classes during high school and I feel comfortable with many subjects. I scored a... See Aidan's full profile

Gautam M. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gautam M.
35/hour

Near Durham, NC

Love teaching a wide range of students in creative ways

I was a K-6 certified teacher and have over 500 tutoring elementary school students, including in Reading. See Gautam's full profile

35/hour
4.9 (52)
13 hours tutoring Reading out of 260 hours
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I was a K-6 certified teacher and have over 500 tutoring elementary school students, including in Reading. See Gautam's full profile

David N. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
David N.
40/hour

Durham, NC

University Lecturer in Literature, Social Sciences and Writing--21 yrs

I taught History of Religions, Literature, critical Writing and Reading, Film and Social Sciences. I have worked with emotionally disturbed teenagers in literary arts and theater. I am a published poet and translator. Excellent accent and grammar skills I have taught critical reading, writing and... See David's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (115)
40 hours tutoring Reading out of 276 hours
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I taught History of Religions, Literature, critical Writing and Reading, Film and Social Sciences. I have worked with emotionally disturbed teenagers in literary arts and theater. I am a published poet and translator. Excellent accent and grammar skills I have taught critical reading, writing and... See David's full profile

Hyunki H. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Hyunki H.
40/hour

Near Durham, NC

Guaranteed help from an experienced and caring tutor

Hi, my name is Jay and I graduated from Rutgers University in 1993. I majored in Economics and minored in Computer Science. My profession is a web developer. I have an ability and passion for teaching and tutoring students especially in math. I have tutored students in the past and I get great satisfaction from... See Hyunki's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (9)
17 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Jay and I graduated from Rutgers University in 1993. I majored in Economics and minored in Computer Science. My profession is a web developer. I have an ability and passion for teaching and tutoring students especially in math. I have tutored students in the past and I get great satisfaction from... See Hyunki's full profile

Anna C. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anna C.
40/hour

Durham, NC

Classics Student with Teaching Experience

I have been studying Greek language and literature for 4 years. I proficiently read both poetry and prose. I was an assistant teacher in a summer course on reading Euclid this past summer, and will be able to offer grammar and literary education. See Anna's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (59)
74 hours tutoring
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I have been studying Greek language and literature for 4 years. I proficiently read both poetry and prose. I was an assistant teacher in a summer course on reading Euclid this past summer, and will be able to offer grammar and literary education. See Anna's full profile

Parimala G. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Parimala G.
40/hour

Near Durham, NC

Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, SAT.

I have Masters and Ph.D. in Chemistry. I have experience in tutoring high school to college level. Presently busy in tutoring for high grade students. As a faculty member for more than two years taught General and all parts of chemistry for BS students. I can help students in solving interactive science problems. I... See Parimala's full profile

40/hour
4.6 (29)
1 hours tutoring Reading out of 99 hours
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I have Masters and Ph.D. in Chemistry. I have experience in tutoring high school to college level. Presently busy in tutoring for high grade students. As a faculty member for more than two years taught General and all parts of chemistry for BS students. I can help students in solving interactive science problems. I... See Parimala's full profile

Nicole B. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nicole B.
40/hour

Near Durham, NC

Loves English and helping others learn

I majored in English Writing in college and spent a lot of time outside of my major reading and writing, especially on the paper, where I became editor-in-chief my senior year, and on my thesis, which I did on creative writing. See Nicole's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (16)
39 hours tutoring
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I majored in English Writing in college and spent a lot of time outside of my major reading and writing, especially on the paper, where I became editor-in-chief my senior year, and on my thesis, which I did on creative writing. See Nicole's full profile

Jordan B. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jordan B.
40/hour

Near Durham, NC

Dedicated Tutor Excited to Help You Achieve Your Academic Goals!

Hi there! I'm Jordan Burstion, a proud graduate of Duke University and math and science teacher. My undergraduate studies include a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry with a certificate in Innovation & Entrepreneurship. During my college admissions journey, I was admitted to 6 Ivy League institutions, awarded over $500,000 in... See Jordan's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (26)
6 hours tutoring Reading out of 52 hours
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Hi there! I'm Jordan Burstion, a proud graduate of Duke University and math and science teacher. My undergraduate studies include a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry with a certificate in Innovation & Entrepreneurship. During my college admissions journey, I was admitted to 6 Ivy League institutions, awarded over $500,000 in... See Jordan's full profile

Ginny S. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ginny S.
40/hour

Near Durham, NC

Patient and knowledable Success Tutor and Career Coach

As previous literacy coordinator at Hewlett-Packard, I have experience teaching adults. Later I transferred the successful methods to children. In addition, I implement the Cornell method of reading and studying as well as tips learned from various reading workshops. See Ginny's full profile

40/hour
4.7 (38)
11 hours tutoring Reading out of 119 hours
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As previous literacy coordinator at Hewlett-Packard, I have experience teaching adults. Later I transferred the successful methods to children. In addition, I implement the Cornell method of reading and studying as well as tips learned from various reading workshops. See Ginny's full profile

Ethan M. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ethan M.
40/hour

Near Durham, NC

Experienced, Knowledgeable, and Kind Reading/Writing/Research Tutor

I now work as an academic research librarian and spend a great deal of my time helping students organize their research and essays or tutoring students about the active reading skills they will need to excel on their SATs. See Ethan's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (7)
25 hours tutoring
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I now work as an academic research librarian and spend a great deal of my time helping students organize their research and essays or tutoring students about the active reading skills they will need to excel on their SATs. See Ethan's full profile

Mariama J. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mariama J.
45/hour

Near Durham, NC

A patient, knowledgeable and enthusiastic science & math tutor

I became interested in teaching while I was in high school. As a student, I enjoyed delving deeply into my courses of study and then explaining difficult concepts to my classmates, especially those struggling to comprehend them. At the end of my high school, I took a gap and volunteered to teach English at Lakeside... See Mariama's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (17)
90 hours tutoring
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I became interested in teaching while I was in high school. As a student, I enjoyed delving deeply into my courses of study and then explaining difficult concepts to my classmates, especially those struggling to comprehend them. At the end of my high school, I took a gap and volunteered to teach English at Lakeside... See Mariama's full profile

Nicole M. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nicole M.
45/hour

Durham, NC

Experienced Literature, Linguistics, and English Language Tutor

I graduated cum laude from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a degree in English Literature and Linguistic Studies. I love words and language and try to pass that appreciation on to my students. I began tutoring in reading, writing, and language skills with the Literacy Council in 2006. Since moving to... See Nicole's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (34)
4 hours tutoring Reading out of 97 hours
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I graduated cum laude from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a degree in English Literature and Linguistic Studies. I love words and language and try to pass that appreciation on to my students. I began tutoring in reading, writing, and language skills with the Literacy Council in 2006. Since moving to... See Nicole's full profile

Stephanie W. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephanie W.
45/hour

Durham, NC

English and Humanities Tutor

I have an excellent track record when it comes to helping under-prepared students pass AP Literature and Language exams. My expertise is in teaching students to write better as well as how to understand and approach literature. Additionally, I am able to teach students how to read history and other humanities... See Stephanie's full profile

45/hour
4.8 (55)
74 hours tutoring Reading out of 170 hours
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I have an excellent track record when it comes to helping under-prepared students pass AP Literature and Language exams. My expertise is in teaching students to write better as well as how to understand and approach literature. Additionally, I am able to teach students how to read history and other humanities... See Stephanie's full profile

Guiane B. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Guiane B.
45/hour

Near Durham, NC

Highly Skilled and Experienced Teacher - Wanting to tutor Reading -K-4

Hello parents and students, My name is Guiane, and I am looking for a great opportunity to tutor a student in reading. Information on me: I am originally from North Carolina, and in December 2008, I received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and in Management & Society from the University of North Carolina... See Guiane's full profile

45/hour
13 hours tutoring
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Hello parents and students, My name is Guiane, and I am looking for a great opportunity to tutor a student in reading. Information on me: I am originally from North Carolina, and in December 2008, I received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and in Management & Society from the University of North Carolina... See Guiane's full profile

Karthik K. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Karthik K.
50/hour

Near Durham, NC

Math and Science Tutor K-12

...where would be the best mutual location for my group of friends to meet by minimizing driving time. In practice, I scored a 1580/1600 on the SAT (800 Math, 780 Reading) as well as an 800/800 on the Math II, Chemistry, and Physics Subject SAT exams. Please feel free to contact me to learn more or schedule a lesson. Also... See Karthik's full profile

50/hour
4.5 (8)
67 hours tutoring
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...where would be the best mutual location for my group of friends to meet by minimizing driving time. In practice, I scored a 1580/1600 on the SAT (800 Math, 780 Reading) as well as an 800/800 on the Math II, Chemistry, and Physics Subject SAT exams. Please feel free to contact me to learn more or schedule a lesson. Also... See Karthik's full profile

Nicole L. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nicole L.
50/hour

Durham, NC

Need to prep for a job interview? Contact me. I can help.

I have been tutoring English as a Second Language since 2000. I began helping high school students study reading and writing since I started on Wyzant in 2010. But my love and talent for English and writing goes back to grade school, many years ago! See Nicole's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (58)
523 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring English as a Second Language since 2000. I began helping high school students study reading and writing since I started on Wyzant in 2010. But my love and talent for English and writing goes back to grade school, many years ago! See Nicole's full profile

Michelle O. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michelle O.
56/hour

Near Durham, NC

Certified Teacher in Many Areas Looking to Tutor

I have previously taught 8th graders who were reading at around a 3rd grade reading level American history. I enjoy using other media to help them with concepts. For instance, there were many good YouTube videos that often helped with comprehending the material and there are books that teach history for... See Michelle's full profile

56/hour
5.0 (936)
331 hours tutoring Reading out of 3,563 hours
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I have previously taught 8th graders who were reading at around a 3rd grade reading level American history. I enjoy using other media to help them with concepts. For instance, there were many good YouTube videos that often helped with comprehending the material and there are books that teach history for... See Michelle's full profile

Mahen K. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mahen K.
60/hour

Near Durham, NC

Most Subjects K-12+ | Extensive Experience | Tutor & Coach

Hey, I'm Mahen and I've been working with youth and adults by organizing programs since 2003. I graduated from NCSSM and then from NCSU with degrees in Aerospace Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, and a minor in Psychology. I took other courses per my interests (i.e., accounting, athletic training, British... See Mahen's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (103)
460 hours tutoring
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Hey, I'm Mahen and I've been working with youth and adults by organizing programs since 2003. I graduated from NCSSM and then from NCSU with degrees in Aerospace Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, and a minor in Psychology. I took other courses per my interests (i.e., accounting, athletic training, British... See Mahen's full profile

Carmin R. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carmin R.
60/hour

Near Durham, NC

Foreign Language Learning is the Ultimate Adventure - Let's do it!

Learning a foreign language, in my humble opinion, is one of the greatest learning adventures one can embark upon. It is the gateway to discovering different cultures, traditions, and geographical gems. It is also great for brain development and mental fitness. So, I congratulate you for taking this journey and it... See Carmin's full profile

60/hour
4.5 (15)
69 hours tutoring
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Learning a foreign language, in my humble opinion, is one of the greatest learning adventures one can embark upon. It is the gateway to discovering different cultures, traditions, and geographical gems. It is also great for brain development and mental fitness. So, I congratulate you for taking this journey and it... See Carmin's full profile

Jacqueline D. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jacqueline D.
70/hour

Durham, NC

Current, licensed 1st grade teacher, 4 years of tutoring experience

I am a 1st grade teacher, and I am enrolled in a Masters program in Reading and Literacy. See Jacqueline's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (14)
7 hours tutoring Reading out of 21 hours
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I am a 1st grade teacher, and I am enrolled in a Masters program in Reading and Literacy. See Jacqueline's full profile

Kathleen M. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kathleen M.
75/hour

Durham, NC

PhD in Comparative and International Education. 25+ Years of Teaching

Taught courses in Latin American, U.S., world, and Asian history. In addition to extensive reading in these areas, I'm widely read in European history (primarily 20th/21st century) and African history (especially late- and post-colonial). See Kathleen's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (65)
291 hours tutoring
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Taught courses in Latin American, U.S., world, and Asian history. In addition to extensive reading in these areas, I'm widely read in European history (primarily 20th/21st century) and African history (especially late- and post-colonial). See Kathleen's full profile

Barbara I. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Barbara I.
75/hour

Durham, NC

Nationally Board Certified Educational Consultant, tutor Pre K - adult

I am certified as a North Carolina teacher of Reading, Kindergarten-12th grade. I have extensive experience in teaching phonemic awareness (letter/sound discrimination), phonics, fluency, vocabulary development and comprehension. I tie all of these together through both shared reading, word work and... See Barbara's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (10)
1 hours tutoring Reading out of 37 hours
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I am certified as a North Carolina teacher of Reading, Kindergarten-12th grade. I have extensive experience in teaching phonemic awareness (letter/sound discrimination), phonics, fluency, vocabulary development and comprehension. I tie all of these together through both shared reading, word work and... See Barbara's full profile

Judy V. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Judy V.
80/hour

Near Durham, NC

UBE Bar Exam, French, ESL, Job Interview Preparation, LSAT, and SAT

I am a licensed attorney who attended law school at the Sorbonne University, Paris, and practiced in Belgium before moving to North Carolina, where I have been practicing since 2003. I am also licensed to practice in the United Kingdom. I have experience in the French, Belgian, and U.S. legal systems, and would be happy... See Judy's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (1216)
6,558 hours tutoring
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I am a licensed attorney who attended law school at the Sorbonne University, Paris, and practiced in Belgium before moving to North Carolina, where I have been practicing since 2003. I am also licensed to practice in the United Kingdom. I have experience in the French, Belgian, and U.S. legal systems, and would be happy... See Judy's full profile

Mike Z. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mike Z.
120/hour

Near Durham, NC

10+ years Experience, Results-Driven, Evidence-Based, and Fun!

I am trained in Reading Mastery SRA Signature Edition Program, Lively Letters; experienced in Linda Mood-Bell techniques (Visualizing and Verbalizing), Davis Method, and more. Most importantly, I use my own expertise to create a dynamic and personalized program just for your child. See Mike's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (75)
51 hours tutoring Reading out of 103 hours
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I am trained in Reading Mastery SRA Signature Edition Program, Lively Letters; experienced in Linda Mood-Bell techniques (Visualizing and Verbalizing), Davis Method, and more. Most importantly, I use my own expertise to create a dynamic and personalized program just for your child. See Mike's full profile

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