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Grant R.
75/hour

Palo Alto, CA

SAT/ACT, College Admissions, High School, and Middle School Tutor

I'm a graduate of Williams College with a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science. I worked for the last two years as a paralegal in New York City and will be attending law school beginning in August 2021. My favorite subjects in school have always... read more

75/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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I'm a graduate of Williams College with a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science. I worked for the last two years as a paralegal in New York City and will be attending law school beginning in August 2021. My favorite subjects in school have always... read more

Erin B.
80/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Fantastic Math & Programming Tutor

Hi! I have a PhD in Cognitive Psychology, a BS in Mathematics and a BA in linguistics. I love tutoring in my spare time. I've been a teaching assistant for calculus, computer science, and psychology classes at UCSD and Stanford. I have excellent... read more

80/hour
5.0 (208)
618 hours tutoring
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Hi! I have a PhD in Cognitive Psychology, a BS in Mathematics and a BA in linguistics. I love tutoring in my spare time. I've been a teaching assistant for calculus, computer science, and psychology classes at UCSD and Stanford. I have excellent... read more

Kate L.
100/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Harvard/Columbia grad: College applications, writing coach

Hi! My name is Kate, and I'm originally from Oregon. I was an English major at Harvard, and got my masters in creative writing from Columbia. For several years, I was an editor at a magazine in New York. Now, my husband and I live in the Bay... read more

100/hour
4.8 (6)
14 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Kate, and I'm originally from Oregon. I was an English major at Harvard, and got my masters in creative writing from Columbia. For several years, I was an editor at a magazine in New York. Now, my husband and I live in the Bay... read more

Scott A.
35/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Experienced Middle School Math Teacher

I have been teaching middle school math, grades 6-8, for 17 years. I am a state-certified math teacher and have worked with students in both public and private school settings in the US, Thailand, China and India. I have a breadth of... read more

35/hour
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I have been teaching middle school math, grades 6-8, for 17 years. I am a state-certified math teacher and have worked with students in both public and private school settings in the US, Thailand, China and India. I have a breadth of... read more

Jonathan W.
70/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Stanford Engineering Ph.D. Math and Science Tutor

I recently graduated from Yale with a B.S. in biomedical engineering and will be starting my Ph.D in bioengineering at Stanford in the fall. I have 2 years of tutoring experience in many subjects, including Algebra, Calculus, Physics, MATLAB, and... read more

70/hour
5.0 (47)
92 hours tutoring
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I recently graduated from Yale with a B.S. in biomedical engineering and will be starting my Ph.D in bioengineering at Stanford in the fall. I have 2 years of tutoring experience in many subjects, including Algebra, Calculus, Physics, MATLAB, and... read more

Shane S.
150/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Tutor for Excellence in Math and Science

I am a recent graduate from Caltech, where I studied mathematics. My interests range from the sciences to humanities, focusing especially on math, physics, and philosophy. I am currently focusing on research, and my area of expertise is algebraic... read more

150/hour
5.0 (93)
179 hours tutoring
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I am a recent graduate from Caltech, where I studied mathematics. My interests range from the sciences to humanities, focusing especially on math, physics, and philosophy. I am currently focusing on research, and my area of expertise is algebraic... read more

Matthew A.
76/hour

Palo Alto, CA

World Class Educator

Dr. Andrews advises executives and educational leaders as well as individual students and families to reach educational goals. He shows leaders how to build school systems, education technology, and research-based programs for success in... read more

76/hour
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Dr. Andrews advises executives and educational leaders as well as individual students and families to reach educational goals. He shows leaders how to build school systems, education technology, and research-based programs for success in... read more

Priya S.
155/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Experienced College Admission Counselor

Hello, my name is Priya, and I have been working with students in one capacity or another for the past 20 years. My education involves an MA in English Literature, an MBA and a College Counseling Certificate from UCSD. However more than just the... read more

155/hour
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Hello, my name is Priya, and I have been working with students in one capacity or another for the past 20 years. My education involves an MA in English Literature, an MBA and a College Counseling Certificate from UCSD. However more than just the... read more

Xuehua C.
50/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Patient, knowledgeable and experienced Python Tutor

I have worked in software development for both startup and established companies for 19 years. Python is one of my favorite programming languages along with C. I'd love to transfer my knowledge of Python, but my most important goal is to teach my... read more

50/hour
5.0 (21)
62 hours tutoring
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I have worked in software development for both startup and established companies for 19 years. Python is one of my favorite programming languages along with C. I'd love to transfer my knowledge of Python, but my most important goal is to teach my... read more

Scott T.
90/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Experienced Tutor with CBEST certification, BS Engineer'g-MBA-DBA '16

I tutor Math and Science, but will also tutor business courses as well. The most important aspect of tutoring is to teach the student how to learn on their own. I like to focus on the rules and of math and tried and proven methods of problem... read more

90/hour
4.8 (37)
97 hours tutoring
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I tutor Math and Science, but will also tutor business courses as well. The most important aspect of tutoring is to teach the student how to learn on their own. I like to focus on the rules and of math and tried and proven methods of problem... read more

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I am currently working as a Substitute teacher in Ann Arbor Public schools in Ann Arbor, MI. I tutor students from grades K-12.I have a Master's degree in Engineering and have worked as a Software Developer for 10 years. I took some time off of work to attend to the needs of my growing children. Over the years, I have developed a passion for Math helping my children all through their school years. Since the past 4 years, I have been substituting in Ann Arbor Public schools for Pre-Algebra and other subjects as needed.While working my students, my goal is to understand their weaknesses and help them overcome these so that they can move on to the next level with confidence.
Rino S.
I provide practical ear training for classical, pop, and jazz performance. I completed coursework at U of A degree from Berklee College of Music, Boston. I have 38 years of teaching experience. I perform by sight and by ear professionally for over 40 years. I have coursework in college and continuing education.
Ronald H.
I have studied Chinese for 7 years, and have amassed a wide array of knowledge of the Chinese language. I have worked with exchange students, Chinese principals from Shanghai, and international students at Gettysburg College, my school. I have tutored many of my friends through class in Chinese, and have helped them to succeed, through explanation and examples. I also put heavy emphasis on speaking the language, as it is most critical to fluency. I love to spread the Chinese language to others, and feel my knowledge would help those wanting to learn the language.
Luke G.
My Praxis I scores are in the top quartile for each subject test, and a near-perfect score on the Mathematics sub-test. I also have Praxis II scores, with > 90th percentile for each sub-test. I have a perfect score in the English Literature and Language Content Knowledge test.
Evan C.
I have more than 20 years experience, both as a middle school and high school teacher and as a tutor working with students to improve their study skills, including helping with organization, methods, and on-line resources. Please see my profile for further information.
Shannon D.
Autism runs a spectrum. I have had many years experience with students at either end of the spectrum and everywhere in between. Knowing the student, assessing the individual needs, and implementing an appropriate program and tutoring sessions comes quite naturally to me. Life skills and appropriate socialization skills are often more important than any subject content.
Donna T.
I have a BA degree is Business Management( Project Management) and two MBA degrees in Business Management; the first in Project Management and the other in Operations Management. I am currently an Adjunct Faculty Instructor of MBA students who teaches Statistical Analysis. My GPA in my BA program was a 3.96 of 4.0 and in my MBA Programs my GPA was a 3.90 of 4.0.
Stephanie A.
Education and Certification:I have a Bachelor of Arts in Special Education from The College of Saint Rose and a Master of Science in Early Childhood, Nursery and Grades 1-6 from The College of Saint Rose. I hold Permanent Public School Teacher Certification with the University of the State of New York Education Department Effective 09/01/96. My Certification areas are as follows: Special Education, Nursery, Kindergarten & Grades 1-6 and I have over 20 years of highly effective service as a teacher.
Elicia S.
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Jack M.
I am a Columbia University graduate and I currently work as a freelance writer and editor. I have experience working with students to help develop an enjoyment for reading. I do this by working to improve their skills while utilizing their individual interests to develop lesson plans and choose pieces to read during sessions.
Chloe L.

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