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Vivian L. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Vivian L.
80/hour

Near Newton, MA

UChicago B.S. Chemistry Graduate tutoring Chemistry and Biology

Hi! My name is Vivian (she/her/hers), and I recently graduated from the University of Chicago with degrees in Chemistry and Biochemistry. Prior to moving to the Midwest for college, I attended Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angeles where I graduated as valedictorian of my class. I've slowly made my way east across the... See Vivian's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (2)
7 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Vivian (she/her/hers), and I recently graduated from the University of Chicago with degrees in Chemistry and Biochemistry. Prior to moving to the Midwest for college, I attended Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angeles where I graduated as valedictorian of my class. I've slowly made my way east across the... See Vivian's full profile

Henri G. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Henri G.
45/hour

Near Newton, MA

Experienced PhD-level Stats & Science Tutor

I have experience as a tutor, teaching assistant, and the instructor of record for courses at multiple levels, and have been for the last 6 years. I have also taught graduate-level statistics and math courses, health sciences and epidemiology courses, and genetics courses. I also have taught undergraduate-level... See Henri's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (14)
49 hours tutoring
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I have experience as a tutor, teaching assistant, and the instructor of record for courses at multiple levels, and have been for the last 6 years. I have also taught graduate-level statistics and math courses, health sciences and epidemiology courses, and genetics courses. I also have taught undergraduate-level... See Henri's full profile

Robert R. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert R.
60/hour

Near Newton, MA

Masters in Math and Writing, 10 years experience tutoring of all ages

In past summers, my students and I have counted trees, collected bugs, and banded chicks. This past winter we pruned trees with the Charles River Conservancy. In the spring, my Cambridge Science Festival exhibit let passers-by explore and imitate birdsong. My goal is to excite children about discovering the world... See Robert's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (97)
301 hours tutoring
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In past summers, my students and I have counted trees, collected bugs, and banded chicks. This past winter we pruned trees with the Charles River Conservancy. In the spring, my Cambridge Science Festival exhibit let passers-by explore and imitate birdsong. My goal is to excite children about discovering the world... See Robert's full profile

Shell P. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Shell P.
125/hour

Near Newton, MA

Ivy League Grad Specializing in SAT/ACT Prep

When I began the college application process during my Sophomore & Junior years of high school, I was daunted by the thought of a standardized test. While my grades were excellent and my extracurriculars plentiful, my first pass at the SAT proved disappointing. And this came as no huge surprise: I have never excelled at... See Shell's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (62)
221 hours tutoring
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When I began the college application process during my Sophomore & Junior years of high school, I was daunted by the thought of a standardized test. While my grades were excellent and my extracurriculars plentiful, my first pass at the SAT proved disappointing. And this came as no huge surprise: I have never excelled at... See Shell's full profile

Michael M. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael M.
119/hour

Near Newton, MA

Enrichment Tutor for Accelerated Students

I have taught private mathematics courses for accelerated students for 5 years and have been tutoring for over 7 years. I have taught topics from Algebra 1 through Calculus 1 to students in Grades 2-6. My students perform extremely well at national math and science competitions (AMC, USABO, etc). See Michael's full profile

119/hour
4.8 (8)
21 hours tutoring
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I have taught private mathematics courses for accelerated students for 5 years and have been tutoring for over 7 years. I have taught topics from Algebra 1 through Calculus 1 to students in Grades 2-6. My students perform extremely well at national math and science competitions (AMC, USABO, etc). See Michael's full profile

Sam U. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sam U.
67/hour

Near Newton, MA

Bachelors in Computer Science Boston University, 6 Years Teaching Code

I recently graduated from Boston University with a degree in Computer Science. I completed graduate level coursework as well as multiple classes focusing on Data Structures and Algorithms. I also have industry/internship experience coding in both Java and Python. I have taught Java, Python and Data Structures... See Sam's full profile

67/hour
5.0 (5)
12 hours tutoring
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I recently graduated from Boston University with a degree in Computer Science. I completed graduate level coursework as well as multiple classes focusing on Data Structures and Algorithms. I also have industry/internship experience coding in both Java and Python. I have taught Java, Python and Data Structures... See Sam's full profile

Clark N. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Clark N.
56/hour

Near Newton, MA

Physics and Mathematics tutor, Harvard-trained with NASA experience

The other two are linear algebra and the stochastic systems (statistics), which come together in advanced courses. Everyone intending to pursue studies in basic science (including life sciences), engineering or economics should have a good foundation in introductory calculus. See Clark's full profile

56/hour
4.9 (1171)
3,952 hours tutoring
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The other two are linear algebra and the stochastic systems (statistics), which come together in advanced courses. Everyone intending to pursue studies in basic science (including life sciences), engineering or economics should have a good foundation in introductory calculus. See Clark's full profile

Kevin M. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kevin M.
65/hour

Near Newton, MA

Student Dentist with Specialties in Biological Sciences

I look forward to meeting you! My current education in a doctorate level science curriculum with a background degree in Biochemistry makes me an excellent candidate to teach a variety of science courses. I look forward to working with students of all age levels and backgrounds! Science can be very... See Kevin's full profile

65/hour
31 hours tutoring
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I look forward to meeting you! My current education in a doctorate level science curriculum with a background degree in Biochemistry makes me an excellent candidate to teach a variety of science courses. I look forward to working with students of all age levels and backgrounds! Science can be very... See Kevin's full profile

Brooke B. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Brooke B.
35/hour

Near Newton, MA

Master's biomedical engineer w/ a wide range of STEM experience

The last semester of my master's I was a teaching assistant for a 6-credit sophomore-level class. For this role I was in the classroom helping students with various topics like biothermodynamics, fluid dynamics, drug delivery, and material science. To finish up my master's I successfully defended my... See Brooke's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (16)
27 hours tutoring
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The last semester of my master's I was a teaching assistant for a 6-credit sophomore-level class. For this role I was in the classroom helping students with various topics like biothermodynamics, fluid dynamics, drug delivery, and material science. To finish up my master's I successfully defended my... See Brooke's full profile

Arno M. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Arno M.
40/hour

Near Newton, MA

Computational Biology Researcher and Student

I currently work in this capacity at the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, and I was previously a tech intern for the medical device startup company Atlas5D. I also completed the CS11 and CS15 courses at Tufts University, which are designed to prepare students for jobs and internships in computer science industry. See Arno's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (11)
25 hours tutoring
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I currently work in this capacity at the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, and I was previously a tech intern for the medical device startup company Atlas5D. I also completed the CS11 and CS15 courses at Tufts University, which are designed to prepare students for jobs and internships in computer science industry. See Arno's full profile

Elizabeth S. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elizabeth S.
80/hour

Near Newton, MA

Patient, Supportive Writing Tutor, Editor, and College/Career Adviser

I majored in Political Science at Wellesley College, with a focus in American Politics. I also took courses in International Relations, Political Theory, and Comparative Politics. I am currently enrolled in law school at UCLA so I still use my political science knowledge (e.g., in Presidential Power and Law... See Elizabeth's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (65)
194 hours tutoring
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I majored in Political Science at Wellesley College, with a focus in American Politics. I also took courses in International Relations, Political Theory, and Comparative Politics. I am currently enrolled in law school at UCLA so I still use my political science knowledge (e.g., in Presidential Power and Law... See Elizabeth's full profile

Andrew P. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andrew P.
69/hour

Near Newton, MA

Tutor for engineering, physics-related subjects, and MATLAB

I'm a very adaptable tutor, and I really enjoy helping people in general, and making math and science feel less intimidating, even for grad students and professionals — there really is no subject that can't be made more accessible with clear explanations and different ways of thinking about problem... See Andrew's full profile

69/hour
5.0 (1838)
5,517 hours tutoring
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I'm a very adaptable tutor, and I really enjoy helping people in general, and making math and science feel less intimidating, even for grad students and professionals — there really is no subject that can't be made more accessible with clear explanations and different ways of thinking about problem... See Andrew's full profile

Joshua N. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Joshua N.
110/hour

Near Newton, MA

Chemistry Tutor

Having completed a chemistry degree at Boston University, I have been required to study chemistry and physics intensively to have a solid grasp of these subjects. Additionally, I took the majority of the physical science courses offered at my high school, as well as environmental science in college. See Joshua's full profile

110/hour
5.0 (12)
57 hours tutoring
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Having completed a chemistry degree at Boston University, I have been required to study chemistry and physics intensively to have a solid grasp of these subjects. Additionally, I took the majority of the physical science courses offered at my high school, as well as environmental science in college. See Joshua's full profile

Joseph D. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Joseph D.
95/hour

Near Newton, MA

MIT Graduate - Excited About Science, Math, English, and Music!

Hi everyone! I am a tutor in the fields of science, math, music, English, and standardized test prep (SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, TOEFL, ISEE, etc.). (Due to COVID-19, my availability is restricted to only online lessons for the time being. Thanks for your understanding, and please stay healthy!) I graduated from the... See Joseph's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (4)
15 hours tutoring
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Hi everyone! I am a tutor in the fields of science, math, music, English, and standardized test prep (SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, TOEFL, ISEE, etc.). (Due to COVID-19, my availability is restricted to only online lessons for the time being. Thanks for your understanding, and please stay healthy!) I graduated from the... See Joseph's full profile

Chloe Z. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Chloe Z.
60/hour

Near Newton, MA

Medical Student passionate in tutoring and mentoring

My name is Chloe! I am a rising medical student who is passionate in making science fun and easy to learn! As the oldest child of my family, I was responsibility for tutoring and mentoring my younger siblings. This helped me recognize how much I enjoy teaching and making positive changes to other's learning... See Chloe's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (5)
37 hours tutoring
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My name is Chloe! I am a rising medical student who is passionate in making science fun and easy to learn! As the oldest child of my family, I was responsibility for tutoring and mentoring my younger siblings. This helped me recognize how much I enjoy teaching and making positive changes to other's learning... See Chloe's full profile

Kendra K. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kendra K.
105/hour

Near Newton, MA

BU Grad for DAT/OAT Tutoring

Hi, I'm Kendra! I graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor of Science in Human Physiology, and I am an enthusiastic tutor for the OAT (380 AA, 400 TS) and DAT (22 AA, 23 TS, 27 PAT) exams. My tutoring approach is to get to know my students as this will allow me to better personalize my sessions to fit... See Kendra's full profile

105/hour
5.0 (81)
252 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Kendra! I graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor of Science in Human Physiology, and I am an enthusiastic tutor for the OAT (380 AA, 400 TS) and DAT (22 AA, 23 TS, 27 PAT) exams. My tutoring approach is to get to know my students as this will allow me to better personalize my sessions to fit... See Kendra's full profile

Miles K. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Miles K.
55/hour

Near Newton, MA

Case Prep, Undergrad and Graduate Admissions, and STEM Tutoring

Additionally, I provide advice on project management, behavioral interviews, and navigating career advancement. -Math & Science Tutoring: Lastly, I studied Materials Science & Engineering and have a Master's in Civil & Environmental Engineering. I'm an engineer at heart, and love... See Miles's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (6)
25 hours tutoring
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Additionally, I provide advice on project management, behavioral interviews, and navigating career advancement. -Math & Science Tutoring: Lastly, I studied Materials Science & Engineering and have a Master's in Civil & Environmental Engineering. I'm an engineer at heart, and love... See Miles's full profile

Ben S. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ben S.
50/hour

Near Newton, MA

Experienced AP Chemistry, College Chemistry, and Math Tutor

Need help with high school chemistry, AP chemistry, or college chemistry? Look no further. I specialize in tutoring high school chemistry, AP chemistry, and college chemistry, and, whether you have fallen behind and need a little help catching up, are preparing for a text or the AP Chemistry exam, or just need a little... See Ben's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (43)
134 hours tutoring
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Need help with high school chemistry, AP chemistry, or college chemistry? Look no further. I specialize in tutoring high school chemistry, AP chemistry, and college chemistry, and, whether you have fallen behind and need a little help catching up, are preparing for a text or the AP Chemistry exam, or just need a little... See Ben's full profile

Jonathan P. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jonathan P.
90/hour

Near Newton, MA

Articulate Yale Grad with Strengths in STEM Subjects and Humanities

I worked for four years with one of the leading in-home tutoring groups in the area, helping students prepare for the SAT, ACT, as well as Math and Science subject tests. I've had particular success with improving scores on the Science section of the ACT as the skills required involve those of both... See Jonathan's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (398)
1,794 hours tutoring
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I worked for four years with one of the leading in-home tutoring groups in the area, helping students prepare for the SAT, ACT, as well as Math and Science subject tests. I've had particular success with improving scores on the Science section of the ACT as the skills required involve those of both... See Jonathan's full profile

Laura D. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Laura D.
60/hour

Near Newton, MA

PhD(c) in Neuroscience Experienced in Behavioral & Basic Pharmacology

...effects, interactions, opioid receptor functioning). I am currently in a Neuroscience doctoral program at Tufts University Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences and am focusing on work regarding GABA receptors, drug targets on said receptors, etc.... See Laura's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (541)
2,161 hours tutoring
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...effects, interactions, opioid receptor functioning). I am currently in a Neuroscience doctoral program at Tufts University Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences and am focusing on work regarding GABA receptors, drug targets on said receptors, etc.... See Laura's full profile

Valerie L. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Valerie L.
95/hour

Near Newton, MA

WordPress Website Builder with 8+ Years Experience

I have more than eight years experience creating websites using content management systems, such as WordPress and Hubspot. I design, create graphical and written content, and build websites. My clients are from a range of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) industries. See Valerie's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (806)
5,152 hours tutoring
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I have more than eight years experience creating websites using content management systems, such as WordPress and Hubspot. I design, create graphical and written content, and build websites. My clients are from a range of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) industries. See Valerie's full profile

Robert W. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert W.
55/hour

Near Newton, MA

MIT grad with 2 doctorate degrees tutors Science and Math courses

I am an MIT grad with 2 doctorate degrees, and over 10 years of experience tutoring: physics, chemistry, biology, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, precalculus, calculus, biochemistry, microbiology, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, cell biology, and genetics. Currently, I work full-time as a Research Scientist at... See Robert's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (204)
796 hours tutoring
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I am an MIT grad with 2 doctorate degrees, and over 10 years of experience tutoring: physics, chemistry, biology, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, precalculus, calculus, biochemistry, microbiology, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, cell biology, and genetics. Currently, I work full-time as a Research Scientist at... See Robert's full profile

Steve E. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Steve E.
115/hour

Near Newton, MA

Math & Physics Tutor for High School - Teacher and Engineer

I have worked with several students now on the Science section of the ACT test. There are a number of challenges on this test, including sorting through the information in many graphs and charts, careful reading of the question, thinking and coming to conclusions, and definitely time management. Setting a... See Steve's full profile

115/hour
5.0 (741)
2,039 hours tutoring
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I have worked with several students now on the Science section of the ACT test. There are a number of challenges on this test, including sorting through the information in many graphs and charts, careful reading of the question, thinking and coming to conclusions, and definitely time management. Setting a... See Steve's full profile

Isabel E. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Isabel E.
40/hour

Near Newton, MA

Experienced Ivy League Tutor (SAT Prep, English, K-12 STEM)

I am a junior at Harvard University working towards my bachelor's degree in Environmental Science and Public Policy, with a secondary degree in Integrative Biology (Organismic Evolutionary Biology). I also am working towards a language citation from Harvard University in Spanish. I am extremely passionate... See Isabel's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (5)
57 hours tutoring
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I am a junior at Harvard University working towards my bachelor's degree in Environmental Science and Public Policy, with a secondary degree in Integrative Biology (Organismic Evolutionary Biology). I also am working towards a language citation from Harvard University in Spanish. I am extremely passionate... See Isabel's full profile

Donald A. Near Newton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Donald A.
35/hour

Near Newton, MA

Don A, Sharon, MA Experienced Science, Math and Writing tutor.

For the past 30 years I have studied and gained a wide range of knowledge in the sciences, writing, and business, having earned multiple undergraduate and post-graduate degrees. I am currently working as an Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology instructor at a college outside of Boston. In addition, I am a... See Donald's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (4)
18 hours tutoring
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For the past 30 years I have studied and gained a wide range of knowledge in the sciences, writing, and business, having earned multiple undergraduate and post-graduate degrees. I am currently working as an Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology instructor at a college outside of Boston. In addition, I am a... See Donald's full profile

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