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Michael K. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael K.
30/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

UCLA Graduate and Science Enthusiast

While in high school, I received a 5 on the AP Biology Exam and an 800 (out of 800) on the Biology-E SAT Subject Test. I feel that one of my greatest strengths when helping others understand these subjects is my genuine love for science. Since I understand how a boring teacher can make an otherwise enjoyable... See Michael's full profile

30/hour
4.9 (59)
118 hours tutoring
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While in high school, I received a 5 on the AP Biology Exam and an 800 (out of 800) on the Biology-E SAT Subject Test. I feel that one of my greatest strengths when helping others understand these subjects is my genuine love for science. Since I understand how a boring teacher can make an otherwise enjoyable... See Michael's full profile

ANKIT P. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
ANKIT P.
40/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

A certified Physics faculty having 9 years of teaching experience

I try to assess what aspects of the subject matter are creating a challenge, and then break the material down into small chunks and build it back up slowly, building confidence and skill at the same time. I know a ton of real life applications for science, which can bring it to life for the student and make it... See ANKIT's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (142)
333 hours tutoring
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I try to assess what aspects of the subject matter are creating a challenge, and then break the material down into small chunks and build it back up slowly, building confidence and skill at the same time. I know a ton of real life applications for science, which can bring it to life for the student and make it... See ANKIT's full profile

Denise V. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Denise V.
40/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Guiding self learning to personal success is what I do best!

For the last 20 years I've worked in Education as a classroom teacher, a substitute teacher, an AVID tutor and a private tutor as well as working in the school office as an Attendance Technician and School Secretary. I've taught all my students, including adults to become intelligent, tolerant, empathic, well-rounded... See Denise's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (4)
24 hours tutoring
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For the last 20 years I've worked in Education as a classroom teacher, a substitute teacher, an AVID tutor and a private tutor as well as working in the school office as an Attendance Technician and School Secretary. I've taught all my students, including adults to become intelligent, tolerant, empathic, well-rounded... See Denise's full profile

Paloma D. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Paloma D.
40/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

My Area of Expertise is ESL/EFL, all ages, most subjects

I have many years tutoring English arts, reading comprehension, math and science to students who are struggling with the language aspect and reading comprehension portion of those subjects. See Paloma's full profile

40/hour
6 hours tutoring
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I have many years tutoring English arts, reading comprehension, math and science to students who are struggling with the language aspect and reading comprehension portion of those subjects. See Paloma's full profile

Irina K. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Irina K.
40/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

I have a passion for teaching and tutoring.

I am qualified to teach Elementary (Foundation) Science because I successfully passed CSET Science 118 and 119 which are tests for teachers. As stated in my teaching credential I am qualified to teach Science, Earth Science and Chemistry. See Irina's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (5)
6 hours tutoring
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I am qualified to teach Elementary (Foundation) Science because I successfully passed CSET Science 118 and 119 which are tests for teachers. As stated in my teaching credential I am qualified to teach Science, Earth Science and Chemistry. See Irina's full profile

Rufina C. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rufina C.
45/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Rufina C., PhD College Counseling, Editing, Reading, Writing, Math

I have a PhD in Educational Policy Studies and a Masters in Higher Education. I teach because I believe that all students have the capacity to achieve their fullest academic potential. I have years of tutoring experience. Most recently, I tutor K-12 and college students, in addition to working with professionals in the... See Rufina's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (34)
588 hours tutoring
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I have a PhD in Educational Policy Studies and a Masters in Higher Education. I teach because I believe that all students have the capacity to achieve their fullest academic potential. I have years of tutoring experience. Most recently, I tutor K-12 and college students, in addition to working with professionals in the... See Rufina's full profile

Robert B. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert B.
50/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

GIS Professional - Project Manager - Location Intelligence - Aerospace

I have a bachelors degree in environmental science and management with a concentration in geospatial science. I have worked with the EPA, non-profits, and consulting firms to provide a wide array of GIS support. In the past I have tutored dozens of students in GIS from critical thinking to creating... See Robert's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (23)
78 hours tutoring
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I have a bachelors degree in environmental science and management with a concentration in geospatial science. I have worked with the EPA, non-profits, and consulting firms to provide a wide array of GIS support. In the past I have tutored dozens of students in GIS from critical thinking to creating... See Robert's full profile

Samuel O. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Samuel O.
50/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Math and Science Tutor

I have tutored in Math, English, and other sciences (mostly biology). I have tutored for over five years with many different tutoring companies and also at my college. I tutored mostly Math and English, but also sometimes Science subjects like Biology, Chemistry, and Physics. I tutor any Math from... See Samuel's full profile

50/hour
4.0 (1)
6 hours tutoring
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I have tutored in Math, English, and other sciences (mostly biology). I have tutored for over five years with many different tutoring companies and also at my college. I tutored mostly Math and English, but also sometimes Science subjects like Biology, Chemistry, and Physics. I tutor any Math from... See Samuel's full profile

Christopher S. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christopher S.
50/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Dedicated English, Math & SAT/ACT Tutor with a Bright Personality

Nice to meet you! I'm an experienced teacher, both in the classroom and privately, for kids of all ages. I've taught multiple SAT and ACT (math and English) prep courses at Da Vinci Public Charter School in El Segundo. I also spent a year in Vietnam, where I taught English and test preparation for students in elementary... See Christopher's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (50)
123 hours tutoring
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Nice to meet you! I'm an experienced teacher, both in the classroom and privately, for kids of all ages. I've taught multiple SAT and ACT (math and English) prep courses at Da Vinci Public Charter School in El Segundo. I also spent a year in Vietnam, where I taught English and test preparation for students in elementary... See Christopher's full profile

Gideon N. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gideon N.
50/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

High School Science and Math Teacher

BS Physics, Carnegie-Mellon University High School Science teacher at Yew Wah International Education School, teaching Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Math See Gideon's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (22)
51 hours tutoring
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BS Physics, Carnegie-Mellon University High School Science teacher at Yew Wah International Education School, teaching Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Math See Gideon's full profile

Nicole P. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nicole P.
55/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Experienced University Level Organic Chemistry Tutor

Made study materials and practice problems for my individual tutees and helped them to gain a solidified understanding of topics to excel in their courses. Focused on tutoring the three different organic chemistry courses at my university that included general, for health sciences, as well as for engineering. See Nicole's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (165)
455 hours tutoring
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Made study materials and practice problems for my individual tutees and helped them to gain a solidified understanding of topics to excel in their courses. Focused on tutoring the three different organic chemistry courses at my university that included general, for health sciences, as well as for engineering. See Nicole's full profile

Katya L. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Katya L.
60/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Geology/Environmental Science/Grant Writing Tutor

Hi! My name is Katya L. I am a geologist with a soft spot for climbing, herbalism and yoga. I recently received a PhD in Earth Sciences from the University of Southern California (GPA: 3.88). During my studies, I have been a graduate teaching assistant and instructor in several introductory and advanced Geology... See Katya's full profile

60/hour
4.8 (6)
11 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Katya L. I am a geologist with a soft spot for climbing, herbalism and yoga. I recently received a PhD in Earth Sciences from the University of Southern California (GPA: 3.88). During my studies, I have been a graduate teaching assistant and instructor in several introductory and advanced Geology... See Katya's full profile

R P. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
R P.
60/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

WRITING Coach- 1st report cards here, guided student success!

I have taught Social Science as part of a block at the middle school along with language arts. I always incorporate various forms of writing for students to gain comprehension. In 8th grade, students are studying American History.For example when teaching 8th graders, they had to write a persuasive essay from the... See R's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (37)
145 hours tutoring
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I have taught Social Science as part of a block at the middle school along with language arts. I always incorporate various forms of writing for students to gain comprehension. In 8th grade, students are studying American History.For example when teaching 8th graders, they had to write a persuasive essay from the... See R's full profile

Naman S. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Naman S.
60/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Experienced Chemistry and MCAT Tutor

My work led me to being awarded the most prestigious student teaching award at CSUF, the Outstanding Chemistry SI Leader Award in 2022. I graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and I recently took chemistry courses like General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Physical... See Naman's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (2)
5 hours tutoring
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My work led me to being awarded the most prestigious student teaching award at CSUF, the Outstanding Chemistry SI Leader Award in 2022. I graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and I recently took chemistry courses like General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Physical... See Naman's full profile

Daniel R. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Daniel R.
60/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

4th Year Stanford Medical Student: can help w/ med school/college apps

I am a fourth-year medical student at Stanford University School of Medicine applying into Emergency Medicine with passions to work in Global Health/Refugee Healthcare. Currently, I am taking an extra year to complete a M.A. in Political Science at Stanford to learn more about the impact of foreign politics... See Daniel's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (8)
12 hours tutoring
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I am a fourth-year medical student at Stanford University School of Medicine applying into Emergency Medicine with passions to work in Global Health/Refugee Healthcare. Currently, I am taking an extra year to complete a M.A. in Political Science at Stanford to learn more about the impact of foreign politics... See Daniel's full profile

Dustin N. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Dustin N.
60/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

B.S. Chemical Engineering Student with Strong Science Background

I received consistently high grades in my science courses and have had much success teaching others how to solve complex problems. My coursework at CSULB in engineering is incredibly science-heavy, so you can count on me to teach you effectively. See Dustin's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
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I received consistently high grades in my science courses and have had much success teaching others how to solve complex problems. My coursework at CSULB in engineering is incredibly science-heavy, so you can count on me to teach you effectively. See Dustin's full profile

Alexander M. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexander M.
65/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

SpaceX Engineer who specializes in Beginning and Intermediate Python

. * Spacex Engineer: Developed MATLAB and Python analytical tools to plot test results from hardware watersealing qualifications. * Game Designer and Programmer for several indie games as part of Asaurus Studios. * Completed the University of Michigan Applied Data Science with Python course. See Alexander's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (21)
64 hours tutoring
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. * Spacex Engineer: Developed MATLAB and Python analytical tools to plot test results from hardware watersealing qualifications. * Game Designer and Programmer for several indie games as part of Asaurus Studios. * Completed the University of Michigan Applied Data Science with Python course. See Alexander's full profile

Stephanie D. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephanie D.
70/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

PhD Student in Biomedical Engineering: STEM Tutoring

As a PhD student in biomedical engineering, I not only have a strong background in biology, chemistry, and math, but I also know how to make them easily accessible to students of all grade levels. With a bachelors in biology, research experience, and several publications, I am an expert in my respective field. And as a... See Stephanie's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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As a PhD student in biomedical engineering, I not only have a strong background in biology, chemistry, and math, but I also know how to make them easily accessible to students of all grade levels. With a bachelors in biology, research experience, and several publications, I am an expert in my respective field. And as a... See Stephanie's full profile

Alexis W. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexis W.
80/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Enthusiastic Pre-medical Stem Tutor

I believe good notes are important for studying and learning to take notes on the important information will help tremendously when it comes to test time. I stand out from other tutors because I was on both ends of tutoring for a long time. This allowed me to pick up many tricks to succeed in class. Science and... See Alexis's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (3)
6 hours tutoring
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I believe good notes are important for studying and learning to take notes on the important information will help tremendously when it comes to test time. I stand out from other tutors because I was on both ends of tutoring for a long time. This allowed me to pick up many tricks to succeed in class. Science and... See Alexis's full profile

Anthony C. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anthony C.
80/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

10+ Years Computer Science Experience

I have been studying and learning Computer Science for the last 10 years. I use Computer Science daily to work on projects in Javascript, C#, C++, and more. I have recently enrolled in CSUF to further my education in Computer Science. See Anthony's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (26)
82 hours tutoring
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I have been studying and learning Computer Science for the last 10 years. I use Computer Science daily to work on projects in Javascript, C#, C++, and more. I have recently enrolled in CSUF to further my education in Computer Science. See Anthony's full profile

Josh M. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Josh M.
80/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

STEM Tutor and MCAT Tutor

...subject is dealing with. I also tutor for the MCAT and scored in the 94th percentile (517). In addition to providing general tutoring about those three general science subjects, I also provide tutoring for the MCAT, in which I scored a 517 (94th) percentile. My score breakdown in the following: Chem/Phys: 131, CARS: 126, Bio... See Josh's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (160)
511 hours tutoring
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...subject is dealing with. I also tutor for the MCAT and scored in the 94th percentile (517). In addition to providing general tutoring about those three general science subjects, I also provide tutoring for the MCAT, in which I scored a 517 (94th) percentile. My score breakdown in the following: Chem/Phys: 131, CARS: 126, Bio... See Josh's full profile

Christopher S. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christopher S.
100/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Business, Math & Science Tutor with 2 Master's Degrees!

...Biomedical Engineering and the Kinesiology departments at USC. Educational credentials include a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, NY), a Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA), and a Master of Business... See Christopher's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (446)
2,658 hours tutoring
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...Biomedical Engineering and the Kinesiology departments at USC. Educational credentials include a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, NY), a Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA), and a Master of Business... See Christopher's full profile

Andrei E. Near Lakewood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andrei E.
100/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

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

The bulk of my experience includes homework help and general discussion/explanation of various concepts. However, I've also designed lesson plans while serving as a summer program assistant teacher, and I have provided test preparation for ACT Math, ACT Science, SAT Math, AP Calculus AB, and AP... See Andrei's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (49)
408 hours tutoring
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The bulk of my experience includes homework help and general discussion/explanation of various concepts. However, I've also designed lesson plans while serving as a summer program assistant teacher, and I have provided test preparation for ACT Math, ACT Science, SAT Math, AP Calculus AB, and AP... See Andrei's full profile

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