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The Best History Tutors in New York

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Avi M.
40/hour

New York, NY

American History Tutor and Researcher Since 2008

When I'm not tutoring history, I work as a historical research assistant. My clients include the New York Historical Society (for their "Lincoln in New York" exhibit) and a professor at Harvard Business School. read more

40/hour
5.0 (456)
1,497 hours tutoring
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When I'm not tutoring history, I work as a historical research assistant. My clients include the New York Historical Society (for their "Lincoln in New York" exhibit) and a professor at Harvard Business School. read more

Gordon H.
60/hour

Long Beach, NY

Global History and Geography, U.S. History and Government

I graduated from Hofstra University cum laude with a BA in History and a minor in Secondary Education. I was accepted into the National Honor Society of Adult Learners in Continuing Higher Education and the National Honors Society in... read more

60/hour
4.9 (183)
393 hours tutoring
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I graduated from Hofstra University cum laude with a BA in History and a minor in Secondary Education. I was accepted into the National Honor Society of Adult Learners in Continuing Higher Education and the National Honors Society in... read more

Jonathan K.
180/hour

New York, NY

Top Yale Grad Essay Mentor - College Essays / Transfer App Essays

I have been teaching American history for over a dozen years, with a specialization in AP US History. I have taken two week-long workshops delivered by course leaders from the College Board, one of whom was instrumental in reforming... read more

180/hour
5.0 (687)
1,822 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching American history for over a dozen years, with a specialization in AP US History. I have taken two week-long workshops delivered by course leaders from the College Board, one of whom was instrumental in reforming... read more

Sarah E.
35/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Former World History Teacher and Ivy League History Grad

I am extremely qualified to tutor students struggling with World History because of my personal success as a student with this subject as well as my experience as a tutor. I graduated with the highest honors from UPenn with a major in... read more

35/hour
5.0 (157)
359 hours tutoring
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I am extremely qualified to tutor students struggling with World History because of my personal success as a student with this subject as well as my experience as a tutor. I graduated with the highest honors from UPenn with a major in... read more

Kenneth H.
70/hour

Scarsdale, NY

Experienced Social Studies teacher--AP & Regents

I taught AP US History for more than 5 years in public schools and Regents-level US History and Government for more than seven years, both with excellent passing rates. I have also been trained to grade the AP essays for the College... read more

70/hour
5.0 (161)
413 hours tutoring
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I taught AP US History for more than 5 years in public schools and Regents-level US History and Government for more than seven years, both with excellent passing rates. I have also been trained to grade the AP essays for the College... read more

Seth P.
85/hour

Old Greenwich, CT

A History Buff --- Mentor and Teacher

I'm a student of history and can make this subject --- plus government, politics and law --- come alive. With a patient and engaging manner, I can inspire students of all ages. I have tutored at the middle, high school, and college... read more

85/hour
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I'm a student of history and can make this subject --- plus government, politics and law --- come alive. With a patient and engaging manner, I can inspire students of all ages. I have tutored at the middle, high school, and college... read more

Frank T.
50/hour

New York, NY

Expert on American History

I have studied, taught, and written about various aspects of international and American history, with a special emphasis on the 19th- and 20th-centuries. I am also well versed in the academic literature on other periods. I have assisted... read more

50/hour
4.8 (234)
585 hours tutoring
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I have studied, taught, and written about various aspects of international and American history, with a special emphasis on the 19th- and 20th-centuries. I am also well versed in the academic literature on other periods. I have assisted... read more

Ethan M.
45/hour

New York, NY

Research Paper Expert: Master Argument & Style

I've taught college-level writing in English and Cultural Studies classes for five years at the university level. I have a BA in History & English from Vassar College and a Master's of Fine Arts from the University of Iowa,... read more

45/hour
5.0 (11)
22 hours tutoring
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I've taught college-level writing in English and Cultural Studies classes for five years at the university level. I have a BA in History & English from Vassar College and a Master's of Fine Arts from the University of Iowa,... read more

Richard H.
50/hour

Bronx, NY

Patient, Experienced College Professor works WITH you

I have a masters degree in medieval studies, am ABD for a PhD in history, and have taught history on the university level for seven years (from ancient history through modern European and American). read more

50/hour
4.8 (209)
875 hours tutoring
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I have a masters degree in medieval studies, am ABD for a PhD in history, and have taught history on the university level for seven years (from ancient history through modern European and American). read more

John M.
75/hour

Stamford, CT

Columbia MA in teaching history; 10 years teaching and tutoring.

Along with my general undergraduate and graduate training in learning, writing about, and teaching history, I have read extensively in U.S. history for over 40 years. The U.S. Civil War was my post-college entry to serious American... read more

75/hour
4.9 (26)
58 hours tutoring
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Along with my general undergraduate and graduate training in learning, writing about, and teaching history, I have read extensively in U.S. history for over 40 years. The U.S. Civil War was my post-college entry to serious American... read more

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