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Francisco N.
89/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Stanford Classics Student with Greek/Latin Proficiency

I've long been interested in ancient history and philosophy, and began supplementing my education with Ancient Greek classes during my Senior year of high school. In the years since, I've taken two years of college-level Greek,... read more

89/hour
5.0 (32)
52 hours tutoring
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I've long been interested in ancient history and philosophy, and began supplementing my education with Ancient Greek classes during my Senior year of high school. In the years since, I've taken two years of college-level Greek,... read more

Paul P.
45/hour

Buffalo, NY

Experienced teacher, tutor who resolves philosophical confusions

I have taught nearly every 100-200 level philosophy course at the college level, including critical thinking, bioethics, introduction to ethics, introduction to philosophy, business ethics, Asian thought, philosophy of the arts,... read more

45/hour
4.9 (108)
174 hours tutoring Philosophy out of 255 hours
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I have taught nearly every 100-200 level philosophy course at the college level, including critical thinking, bioethics, introduction to ethics, introduction to philosophy, business ethics, Asian thought, philosophy of the arts,... read more

Vincent L.
40/hour

New York, NY

History, Social Studies, English, and Test Prep tutor

I can teach Western Philosophy, going back as far as the Pre-Socratic philosophers, although my greatest strength is Plato, Socrates and the philosophies which derive from them. Other philosophies I am proficient in include... read more

40/hour
4.9 (155)
5 hours tutoring Philosophy out of 913 hours
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I can teach Western Philosophy, going back as far as the Pre-Socratic philosophers, although my greatest strength is Plato, Socrates and the philosophies which derive from them. Other philosophies I am proficient in include... read more

Elizabeth K.
50/hour

Bronx, NY

Ivy League - 2 Masters Degrees, English Ed, 30 yrs.Teaching, Tutoring

I attended Union Theological Seminary at Columbia University in pursuit of the Master of Divinity degree, and studied on the Presbyterian Ordination Track as an Education major. I took all of the philosophy and theology courses required to... read more

50/hour
4.8 (6)
40 hours tutoring
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I attended Union Theological Seminary at Columbia University in pursuit of the Master of Divinity degree, and studied on the Presbyterian Ordination Track as an Education major. I took all of the philosophy and theology courses required to... read more

Michael R.
120/hour

New York, NY

Comprehensive Ivy League Academic Coach

A little about my background. I'm a life-long lover of learning. I studied physics and philosophy of science and mathematics at Columbia University, where I was awarded the David H. Siff Prize in the Philosophy of Science. I... read more

120/hour
5.0 (24)
103 hours tutoring
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A little about my background. I'm a life-long lover of learning. I studied physics and philosophy of science and mathematics at Columbia University, where I was awarded the David H. Siff Prize in the Philosophy of Science. I... read more

Serge R.
75/hour

New York, NY

Harvard PhD with 10+ Years of Academic Advising

Hello! I'm Dr. Serge and I am a Harvard/Cornell-trained educator with over 10 years of experience in academic advising, college counseling, and creative coaching. After graduating from Cornell with a pre-med degree in Developmental Psychology, I... read more

75/hour
5.0 (12)
56 hours tutoring
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Hello! I'm Dr. Serge and I am a Harvard/Cornell-trained educator with over 10 years of experience in academic advising, college counseling, and creative coaching. After graduating from Cornell with a pre-med degree in Developmental Psychology, I... read more

Elizabeth R.
75/hour

Brooklyn, NY

PhD and Professional Editor for College Tutoring and Writing Help

Hello! Elizabeth here. I hold a social science PhD. After graduating from college Phi Beta Kappa, I went on to do a second BA at Oxford University in the UK. I have a decade of experience teaching college and graduate students, both in the... read more

75/hour
4.5 (11)
21 hours tutoring
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Hello! Elizabeth here. I hold a social science PhD. After graduating from college Phi Beta Kappa, I went on to do a second BA at Oxford University in the UK. I have a decade of experience teaching college and graduate students, both in the... read more

Daniel H.
185/hour

New York, NY

Harvard & Law School Graduate - Master Tutor for Tests/Academics

I am an SAT, ACT, SSAT, ISEE, SHSAT, LSAT, GMAT, and GRE expert and have tutored hundreds of students for a myriad of other standardized tests and academic subjects. My students have consistently achieved results at the apex of the learning and... read more

185/hour
4.8 (55)
578 hours tutoring
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I am an SAT, ACT, SSAT, ISEE, SHSAT, LSAT, GMAT, and GRE expert and have tutored hundreds of students for a myriad of other standardized tests and academic subjects. My students have consistently achieved results at the apex of the learning and... read more

Deniz D.
35/hour

Newburgh, NY

Pre Law Student

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35/hour
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Athena A.
40/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Ph.D. student, and gifted tutor

I am currently writing my dissertation in the field of philosophy and from one of my previous tutor students, "she breaks down the material into easily understandable information." In philosophy, that is often difficult.... read more

40/hour
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I am currently writing my dissertation in the field of philosophy and from one of my previous tutor students, "she breaks down the material into easily understandable information." In philosophy, that is often difficult.... read more

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