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Greer K. Near Kansas City, MO, available for online & in-person tutoring
Greer K.
40/hour

Near Kansas City, MO

Social Studies and Statistics made easy

I did not enjoy statistics to begin with, so I had to learn the tricks and shortcuts necessary to succeed. I pass the savings on to you, making stats easy and understandable. While I received a perfect score on my ACT reading section when I took the exam, I understand how students can struggle with this section.... See Greer's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (29)
74 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
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I did not enjoy statistics to begin with, so I had to learn the tricks and shortcuts necessary to succeed. I pass the savings on to you, making stats easy and understandable. While I received a perfect score on my ACT reading section when I took the exam, I understand how students can struggle with this section.... See Greer's full profile

Rachel A. Kansas City, MO, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rachel A.
40/hour

Kansas City, MO

Patient, Qualified Tutor with LOTS of Experience

I am the oldest of nine children in a home that emphasized lifelong learning. So, I had a lot of opportunities as I grew up to tutor my siblings, the youngest of which is almost 12. My educational experience includes private schooling, Montessori schooling, religious schooling, and traditional public schooling, so I also... See Rachel's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (27)
192 hours tutoring
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I am the oldest of nine children in a home that emphasized lifelong learning. So, I had a lot of opportunities as I grew up to tutor my siblings, the youngest of which is almost 12. My educational experience includes private schooling, Montessori schooling, religious schooling, and traditional public schooling, so I also... See Rachel's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Wendy Z.
55/hour

Encouraging and Effective Tutor and Application Essay Editor

-33+ ACT reading/Writing -AP Lang/lit (score: 4 & 5, respectively) -SAT reading/writing (760,750) -Cornell University literature student See Wendy's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (108)
13 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 344 hours
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-33+ ACT reading/Writing -AP Lang/lit (score: 4 & 5, respectively) -SAT reading/writing (760,750) -Cornell University literature student See Wendy's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Robert S.
75/hour

Math, Physics, AP, SAT and ACT tutoring

Ever since high school, I have loved teaching math and physics. It comes from my love of learning the material in high school and in college. I graduate summa cum laude in high school and become an Electrical Engineer at Stanford University. In... See Robert's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (54)
141 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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Ever since high school, I have loved teaching math and physics. It comes from my love of learning the material in high school and in college. I graduate summa cum laude in high school and become an Electrical Engineer at Stanford University. In... See Robert's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Daniel P.
100/hour

Stanford PhD; College Essays/SAT/ACT/History/Spanish/English/GRE/LSAT

Education Ph.D., History. Stanford University B.A., History, summa cum laude. University of California, Berkeley I have worked as an online tutor for 7 years and have had success with many students, ranging from elementary school to college-age,... See Daniel's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (7)
24 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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Education Ph.D., History. Stanford University B.A., History, summa cum laude. University of California, Berkeley I have worked as an online tutor for 7 years and have had success with many students, ranging from elementary school to college-age,... See Daniel's full profile

Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Benjamin T.
80/hour

ACT/SAT Exam Prep Expert

My goal will be to show you the best strategies to conquer the ACT Reading. I will help you figure out how to select the correct responses while eliminating the wrong choices. At the same time, I will be instructing you on how to make... See Benjamin's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (152)
8 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 284 hours
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My goal will be to show you the best strategies to conquer the ACT Reading. I will help you figure out how to select the correct responses while eliminating the wrong choices. At the same time, I will be instructing you on how to make... See Benjamin's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Anna C.
268/hour

ACT Reading Expert

I have over 10 years of experience helping students raise their ACT reading scores by as many as 6 points! I can't wait to help you achieve a higher score! See Anna's full profile

268/hour
5.0 (1095)
230 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 2,461 hours
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I have over 10 years of experience helping students raise their ACT reading scores by as many as 6 points! I can't wait to help you achieve a higher score! See Anna's full profile

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Patrick S.
60/hour

Experienced Yale graduate who tutors AP, ACT, SAT, SSAT, and Writing

I am a retired English teacher who knows AP, college-level literature and composition and my test prep students average significant increases (5pts+ ACT) IN any language area test. I am solid in SSAT and ISEE including math, but really focus on... See Patrick's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (174)
7 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 396 hours
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I am a retired English teacher who knows AP, college-level literature and composition and my test prep students average significant increases (5pts+ ACT) IN any language area test. I am solid in SSAT and ISEE including math, but really focus on... See Patrick's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Shelly H.
50/hour

Licensed 25+ and still loving it! Reading, Dyslexia, Eng., and Lit...

I, Shelly Harrington, am a Level III certified teacher, specializing in teaching Literature, Writing, English as a second language, and as a Reading specialist for over 24 years. I am also a Dyslexia therapist. I have helped many students that... See Shelly's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (280)
2 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 557 hours
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I, Shelly Harrington, am a Level III certified teacher, specializing in teaching Literature, Writing, English as a second language, and as a Reading specialist for over 24 years. I am also a Dyslexia therapist. I have helped many students that... See Shelly's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Sarah-Lucy H.
119/hour

Your ACT Test Prep Guru!

I earned a perfect score on the ACT reading on my first attempt. I have over 5 years of experience helping student nationwide learn all the skills--and tips and tricks--to do the same. See Sarah-Lucy's full profile

119/hour
5.0 (763)
75 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 1,628 hours
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I earned a perfect score on the ACT reading on my first attempt. I have over 5 years of experience helping student nationwide learn all the skills--and tips and tricks--to do the same. See Sarah-Lucy's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Lucille A.
30/hour

GRE, SAT, ACT Prep and More From a High Scorer

On the SAT Reading exam I received an 800/800. I received a 35/36 on the ACT Reading Exam and a 36/36 on the ACT English exam. My GRE Verbal Reasoning score was 170/170. See Lucille's full profile

30/hour
4.9 (10)
24 hours tutoring
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On the SAT Reading exam I received an 800/800. I received a 35/36 on the ACT Reading Exam and a 36/36 on the ACT English exam. My GRE Verbal Reasoning score was 170/170. See Lucille's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Barrie-John M.
54/hour

Top ACT Reading Tutor

I have taught the Reading Section for 12 years, offering tips, strategies to save time and score well. See Barrie-John's full profile

54/hour
5.0 (1135)
142 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 3,197 hours
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I have taught the Reading Section for 12 years, offering tips, strategies to save time and score well. See Barrie-John's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Frank S.
85/hour

Language Expert! AP Lang, ASL, Biblical Languages, Public Speaking

I have taught in private, public, and even deaf schools. The most amazing thing about teaching is watching the learning process happen! I am either certified or proficient in the following areas: AP Lang & Comp, Reading, Writing, Public Speaking,... See Frank's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (596)
2,230 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I have taught in private, public, and even deaf schools. The most amazing thing about teaching is watching the learning process happen! I am either certified or proficient in the following areas: AP Lang & Comp, Reading, Writing, Public Speaking,... See Frank's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Jonathan R.
95/hour

Math, Test Prep (SAT, ACT, GED, GRE, ASVAB), and Writing Tutor

The ACT Reading section is similar to that of the SAT, but moves at a faster pace. Part of my comprehensive ACT prep process is guiding students to adapt to the pacing required in the test. Quick decision-making is essential to performing... See Jonathan's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (2899)
63 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 11,752 hours
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The ACT Reading section is similar to that of the SAT, but moves at a faster pace. Part of my comprehensive ACT prep process is guiding students to adapt to the pacing required in the test. Quick decision-making is essential to performing... See Jonathan's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Vraj D.
70/hour

Perfect Scorer in ACT Reading

- Scored a 36 on the reading portion of the ACT - Tutored many kids in high school and helped them get scores of 33+ - Created ACT study groups and programs for kids in high school See Vraj's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (52)
5 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 137 hours
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- Scored a 36 on the reading portion of the ACT - Tutored many kids in high school and helped them get scores of 33+ - Created ACT study groups and programs for kids in high school See Vraj's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Erika T.
65/hour

Credentialed multiple subject teacher

I have a clear California Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. My specialties are reading, phonics and grammar with a love for drama! In teaching reading, you just might hear your student and I voicing the different characters in a story! In... See Erika's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (913)
10 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 1,688 hours
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I have a clear California Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. My specialties are reading, phonics and grammar with a love for drama! In teaching reading, you just might hear your student and I voicing the different characters in a story! In... See Erika's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Teagan L.
400/hour

Award-winning Harvard Grad / College Essay and Application Consultant

I am dedicated to leveraging my experience to help you excel in all of your writing and educational endeavors. Concentrating in Social Studies and African Studies at Harvard College allowed me to hone my writing skills as the majority of my... See Teagan's full profile

400/hour
4.9 (579)
2,360 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I am dedicated to leveraging my experience to help you excel in all of your writing and educational endeavors. Concentrating in Social Studies and African Studies at Harvard College allowed me to hone my writing skills as the majority of my... See Teagan's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Curt S.
50/hour

SAT, ACT, college essays, writing, English, history, languages

I'm an experienced tutor with 4+ years of tutoring for the ACT Reading section. Most of my students have seen a 2-4 point increase in their scores. As a student I got a 36 on the Reading section, and I have a good understanding of how... See Curt's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (146)
3 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 842 hours
Offers online lessons
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I'm an experienced tutor with 4+ years of tutoring for the ACT Reading section. Most of my students have seen a 2-4 point increase in their scores. As a student I got a 36 on the Reading section, and I have a good understanding of how... See Curt's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Paige C.
45/hour

Experienced Tutor with BS Degree Specializing in ACT Preparation

I graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. I'm passionate about helping my students to reach their goals. I believe that every student has the ability to succeed if they have adequate support and put in the... See Paige's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (82)
252 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. I'm passionate about helping my students to reach their goals. I believe that every student has the ability to succeed if they have adequate support and put in the... See Paige's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Brad C.
55/hour

Supportive, Professional ACT Tutor, College Prof., 99th Percent Scores

I’ve been through the process myself, having trained my way up to 99th percentile scores on all sections of both the SAT and ACT tests. I tutor the ACT Reading section (as well as the rest of the test) using a straight-forward method... See Brad's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (284)
22 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 690 hours
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I’ve been through the process myself, having trained my way up to 99th percentile scores on all sections of both the SAT and ACT tests. I tutor the ACT Reading section (as well as the rest of the test) using a straight-forward method... See Brad's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Abigail W.
240/hour

Enthusiastic Math and Physics Tutor, Teacher, and Professor!

You're probably trying to find a tutor who stands out from the rest. You're looking for someone who knows what she's teaching. Abby is passionate about Disney, math, reading, travelling, Harry Potter, and knitting (which is just applied math).... See Abigail's full profile

240/hour
5.0 (748)
2,840 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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You're probably trying to find a tutor who stands out from the rest. You're looking for someone who knows what she's teaching. Abby is passionate about Disney, math, reading, travelling, Harry Potter, and knitting (which is just applied math).... See Abigail's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Henrik H.
150/hour

College Prep + Admissions Essays Coach, Deep Springs College Graduate

How will your college application stand out from the rest? The answer is deceptively simple: write an essay that no one else could possibly write. My approach to the college essay is simple and effective. It’s a dialogue-driven process that... See Henrik's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (51)
1 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 161 hours
Offers online lessons
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How will your college application stand out from the rest? The answer is deceptively simple: write an essay that no one else could possibly write. My approach to the college essay is simple and effective. It’s a dialogue-driven process that... See Henrik's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Evan W.
125/hour

Expert ACT Tutor (English / Math / Reading / Science / Essay)

I have been tutoring the ACT Reading for several years both privately and at such companies as College Made Easy and Tier One Tutoring. My methods with this test involve both the content and time management. In what order should you do your... See Evan's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (1659)
53 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 7,148 hours
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I have been tutoring the ACT Reading for several years both privately and at such companies as College Made Easy and Tier One Tutoring. My methods with this test involve both the content and time management. In what order should you do your... See Evan's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Jia L.
180/hour

Calc AB/BC, SAT Math, ACT Math, IB Math HL, Alg I/II, Trig, Pre-calc

In 2015, I graduated as a double major in Applied Mathematics and Quantitative Economics with double minors in Statistics and Education. In high school, I passed 8 AP exams and received 5's on Calc AB, Calc BC, Statistics, and Chinese. I have... See Jia's full profile

180/hour
5.0 (1211)
6,906 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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In 2015, I graduated as a double major in Applied Mathematics and Quantitative Economics with double minors in Statistics and Education. In high school, I passed 8 AP exams and received 5's on Calc AB, Calc BC, Statistics, and Chinese. I have... See Jia's full profile

Near Kansas City, MO Tutoring
Cynthia S.
45/hour

TEAS/SAT/Algebra 1/Geometry (including NYS Regents)

I am an experienced tutor who is available to work with students either one-on-one or in small groups. I take a personal interest in each student's progress and tailor the lessons according to the needs of the individual. For TEAS Prep, I can... See Cynthia's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (1698)
10 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 4,995 hours
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I am an experienced tutor who is available to work with students either one-on-one or in small groups. I take a personal interest in each student's progress and tailor the lessons according to the needs of the individual. For TEAS Prep, I can... See Cynthia's full profile

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