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The Best History Tutors in Philadelphia, PA

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Erika M.
45/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Experienced Teaching Artist specializing in Visual Arts.

In my classes, students learned how to create/update their portfolios, how to work collaboratively to create a character, how to protect their artwork/ideas in the age of social media and more. Students also learned about the history and differences of animation in the West and in Japan. In my... read more

45/hour
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In my classes, students learned how to create/update their portfolios, how to work collaboratively to create a character, how to protect their artwork/ideas in the age of social media and more. Students also learned about the history and differences of animation in the West and in Japan. In my... read more

Steven K.
40/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Retired after 25+ years teaching and tutoring

I have taught and tutored at the high school and college level in mathematics, history, and literature (particularly Shakespeare and Homer) for 25+ years. My teaching has been profiled in the New York Times. Due to COVID-19, I am only working remotely at present. I am happy to offer a free consultation with... read more

40/hour
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I have taught and tutored at the high school and college level in mathematics, history, and literature (particularly Shakespeare and Homer) for 25+ years. My teaching has been profiled in the New York Times. Due to COVID-19, I am only working remotely at present. I am happy to offer a free consultation with... read more

Melissa A.
50/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Medical English: Nurse Practitioner + TEFL English Teacher

I specialize in helping English-learning healthcare professionals improve their English communication in clinical and medical academic settings. I work with clients to help them gain confidence with things like giving report and rounding with medical colleagues, collecting a patient history, and more! (Note: I... read more

50/hour
1 hours tutoring
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I specialize in helping English-learning healthcare professionals improve their English communication in clinical and medical academic settings. I work with clients to help them gain confidence with things like giving report and rounding with medical colleagues, collecting a patient history, and more! (Note: I... read more

Reece M.
45/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Enthusiastic Law Student with a Passion for Learning

Finally, my work as a law student demands concise and logical writing. My real interest in history and government arose during my grade school years. During high school I excelled in history courses. I enrolled in every available Advanced Placement history course, including American, European,... read more

45/hour
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Finally, my work as a law student demands concise and logical writing. My real interest in history and government arose during my grade school years. During high school I excelled in history courses. I enrolled in every available Advanced Placement history course, including American, European,... read more

Chelsea W.
30/hour

Philadelphia, PA

K-12 Fine Art Teacher and Constant Drawer

Hi! I'm a lifelong artist and art teacher with a K-12 certification. With all students, I include the fundamentals, art history/ cultural connects, though focusing on students' individuality. The basics are important to know, but it's not fun without putting your own personality/... read more

30/hour
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Hi! I'm a lifelong artist and art teacher with a K-12 certification. With all students, I include the fundamentals, art history/ cultural connects, though focusing on students' individuality. The basics are important to know, but it's not fun without putting your own personality/... read more

Devin W.
45/hour

Philadelphia, PA

PhD Student with Chemistry Minor & 10+ Years Tutoring Experience

I won the All-Around Academic Achievement Award at my high school graduation from my private and competitive college-prep school. So, while chemistry is my true love, I still enjoy and excel at teaching English, history, (pre)calculus, (pre)algebra, trig, literature, and standardized test strategies. read more

45/hour
4 hours tutoring
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I won the All-Around Academic Achievement Award at my high school graduation from my private and competitive college-prep school. So, while chemistry is my true love, I still enjoy and excel at teaching English, history, (pre)calculus, (pre)algebra, trig, literature, and standardized test strategies. read more

Sarah D.
50/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Reading Specialist, ESL Specialist, Elementary & Special Ed

I began tutoring a brother and sister who attended a private preparatory school. They were in 4th and 6th grade at the time and I tutored them in various subject areas including: mathematics, science, history, social studies, French, Latin, english, literature, and reading. I created engaging lessons and... read more

50/hour
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I began tutoring a brother and sister who attended a private preparatory school. They were in 4th and 6th grade at the time and I tutored them in various subject areas including: mathematics, science, history, social studies, French, Latin, english, literature, and reading. I created engaging lessons and... read more

Dawn K.
25/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Mechanical Engineering Pre-Junior with Hands-On Experience

Student at Drexel University with a history competing in FIRST Robotics as a builder/engineering notebook writer. I also have hands-on experience with working on vehicles with a NOCTI Automotive certification. This hands-on experience allows me to better tutor first and second year MechE students to excel in... read more

25/hour
5.0 (1)
12 hours tutoring
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Student at Drexel University with a history competing in FIRST Robotics as a builder/engineering notebook writer. I also have hands-on experience with working on vehicles with a NOCTI Automotive certification. This hands-on experience allows me to better tutor first and second year MechE students to excel in... read more

Robert K.
80/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Conducting Fellow at the Curtis Institute of Music

Hi there! I'm Robert, and I'm currently at the Curtis Institute of Music as a Conducting Fellow. I tutor music theory, ear training and dictation, and music history. I'm an honors graduate of the Johns Hopkins University and Peabody Conservatory, where I completed a Double Degree in Physics and... read more

80/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
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Hi there! I'm Robert, and I'm currently at the Curtis Institute of Music as a Conducting Fellow. I tutor music theory, ear training and dictation, and music history. I'm an honors graduate of the Johns Hopkins University and Peabody Conservatory, where I completed a Double Degree in Physics and... read more

Kieona C.
30/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Ivy League Grad STEM and Reading Tutor with a Passion for Teaching

Hello! My name is Kieona, and I am a recent graduate from the University of Pennsylvania. I studied neurobiology and am currently researching neurodevelopment. I'm originally from Oklahoma City and enjoy traveling, reading, and trying new restaurants in my spare time. I have found throughout my studies that there is a... read more

30/hour
4.7 (15)
109 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Kieona, and I am a recent graduate from the University of Pennsylvania. I studied neurobiology and am currently researching neurodevelopment. I'm originally from Oklahoma City and enjoy traveling, reading, and trying new restaurants in my spare time. I have found throughout my studies that there is a... read more

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