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Benjamin S.
75/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Private LSAT Tutor Specializing in Large Score Improvement

A self-studier turned tutor, I improved my score 20 points and got into the 96th percentile! In 2015 I studied over the course of 4 months in order to realize that improvement. I then attended law school and while at law school began tutoring one... read more

75/hour
5.0 (5)
40 hours tutoring
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A self-studier turned tutor, I improved my score 20 points and got into the 96th percentile! In 2015 I studied over the course of 4 months in order to realize that improvement. I then attended law school and while at law school began tutoring one... read more

Crista N.
40/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Caring and Patient Bilingual ESL and Spanish Tutor

Hello! My name is Crista, and I would love to be your tutor for English as a Second Language, or Spanish! I am bilingual in English and Spanish. My native language is English, and I became fluent in Spanish after living in Spain for a year and a... read more

40/hour
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Hello! My name is Crista, and I would love to be your tutor for English as a Second Language, or Spanish! I am bilingual in English and Spanish. My native language is English, and I became fluent in Spanish after living in Spain for a year and a... read more

Anthony H.
65/hour

Philadelphia, PA

PhD Student and Former Teacher with 10 years experience tutoring

I have been tutoring math and chemistry for over 10 years, ranging from middle and high school level to college where I have taught college freshman to college seniors and have logged over 600 hours of tutoring in this time. I'm pursuing my PhD in... read more

65/hour
5.0 (31)
142 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring math and chemistry for over 10 years, ranging from middle and high school level to college where I have taught college freshman to college seniors and have logged over 600 hours of tutoring in this time. I'm pursuing my PhD in... read more

Robin T.
59/hour

Philadelphia, PA

3 years TA'ing undergrad Data Structures & Algorithms course

Hi! I've been tutoring for 4 years, including 3 years in college and 1 year in high school. I've led the teaching staff at my college's intro computer science class for the past two years and have taught everything from algorithms and machine... read more

59/hour
5.0 (4)
19 hours tutoring
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Hi! I've been tutoring for 4 years, including 3 years in college and 1 year in high school. I've led the teaching staff at my college's intro computer science class for the past two years and have taught everything from algorithms and machine... read more

Lauren M.
45/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Experienced and Patient Tutor Looking to Help!

Hi! I am a caring and hardworking registered nurse, as well as an experienced tutor. I really enjoy tutoring and I find it extremely rewarding to see a student begin to understand, and eventually master, concepts that they had at one time found... read more

45/hour
5.0 (7)
20 hours tutoring
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Hi! I am a caring and hardworking registered nurse, as well as an experienced tutor. I really enjoy tutoring and I find it extremely rewarding to see a student begin to understand, and eventually master, concepts that they had at one time found... read more

JAMAL E.
50/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Experienced tutor Specialized in Spanish

I am Jamal! I graduated cum laude with a BA in Spanish Language and Literature. I also hold a degree from the University of Cadiz, Spain to teach Spanish as a foreign language. In college, I realized the classes I appreciated most weren't... read more

50/hour
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I am Jamal! I graduated cum laude with a BA in Spanish Language and Literature. I also hold a degree from the University of Cadiz, Spain to teach Spanish as a foreign language. In college, I realized the classes I appreciated most weren't... read more

Adnan G.
50/hour

Philadelphia, PA

An Experienced and Dedicated Math and Physics Teacher

I completed my master's in education in 2012 and having this degree has greatly impacted the way I teach. Before this degree, I earned my bachelor's in engineering but switched to teaching because this is what I do with passion. I started teaching... read more

50/hour
5.0 (240)
620 hours tutoring
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I completed my master's in education in 2012 and having this degree has greatly impacted the way I teach. Before this degree, I earned my bachelor's in engineering but switched to teaching because this is what I do with passion. I started teaching... read more

Ryan C.
55/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Experienced Chemistry and Science tutor, Current Dental Student

I am a current dental student at Temple. Overall I have 8 years of tutoring experience. In high school, I began by tutoring other high school students in chemistry and math. While attending University of Delaware to get my undergraduate degree in... read more

55/hour
5.0 (33)
145 hours tutoring
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I am a current dental student at Temple. Overall I have 8 years of tutoring experience. In high school, I began by tutoring other high school students in chemistry and math. While attending University of Delaware to get my undergraduate degree in... read more

Lawrence T.
50/hour

Philadelphia, PA

College Student Specialized in SAT Prep

Hi, I'm Lawrence! I am a current junior at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business studying Finance and Business Analytics. I was born and raised in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, where I attended a small all-honors high school... read more

50/hour
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Hi, I'm Lawrence! I am a current junior at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business studying Finance and Business Analytics. I was born and raised in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, where I attended a small all-honors high school... read more

Dain S.
50/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Dynamic biochemistry/chemistry tutor trying to increase clients

Hi! I am a recently-graduated biology student from a small liberal arts school in central PA - Juniata College. I enjoy talking about science and explaining science in a way that inspires my students to love the subject just as much as I do. In... read more

50/hour
5.0 (66)
185 hours tutoring
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Hi! I am a recently-graduated biology student from a small liberal arts school in central PA - Juniata College. I enjoy talking about science and explaining science in a way that inspires my students to love the subject just as much as I do. In... read more

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