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Hannah J.
50/hour

Near Portland, ME

I can help you write an excellent essay.

I graduated from Connecticut College in 2018 with a Bachelor's degree in English and a concentration in Creative Writing, as well as a minor in Psychology. While I was in college, I often subbed creative writing classes for my advisor, and so I... read more

50/hour
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I graduated from Connecticut College in 2018 with a Bachelor's degree in English and a concentration in Creative Writing, as well as a minor in Psychology. While I was in college, I often subbed creative writing classes for my advisor, and so I... read more

Alison E.
50/hour

Near Portland, ME

Veteran Teacher

Hello! My name is Teacher Alison. I am very excited to meet your child. I have a Bachelor's Degree from Plymouth State College and a Master's Degree from The University of Southern Maine. I have been a classroom teacher and Literacy Specialist for... read more

50/hour
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Hello! My name is Teacher Alison. I am very excited to meet your child. I have a Bachelor's Degree from Plymouth State College and a Master's Degree from The University of Southern Maine. I have been a classroom teacher and Literacy Specialist for... read more

Lois C.
30/hour

Near Portland, ME

Knowledgeable, experienced tutor specializing in secondary mathematics

I am a certified math teacher with over 20 years of experience in the traditional classroom setting, with most of that being overseas, working in an American school with an international student body. During those 20 years, I have taught... read more

30/hour
5.0 (18)
31 hours tutoring
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I am a certified math teacher with over 20 years of experience in the traditional classroom setting, with most of that being overseas, working in an American school with an international student body. During those 20 years, I have taught... read more

Brenda C.
60/hour

Near Portland, ME

Hi! My name is Brenda. Let's work together on your learning goals.

Hello! My name is Brenda. I am an experienced educator and have a current professional level teacher certification in special education for K - 12th grades. As a requirement of the Maine certification, the State of Maine conducts background... read more

60/hour
5.0 (731)
2,000 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Brenda. I am an experienced educator and have a current professional level teacher certification in special education for K - 12th grades. As a requirement of the Maine certification, the State of Maine conducts background... read more

Elizabeth H.
55/hour

Portland, ME

NTA Certified English Language Arts & Creative Writing Tutor

Hello! My name is Lizza, and I love to teach and learn. Currently, I have my tutor certification from the National Tutoring Association (NTA). In 2015, I graduated Summa Cum Laude with a 4.0 GPA from the University of Arizona with a Creative... read more

55/hour
5.0 (58)
265 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Lizza, and I love to teach and learn. Currently, I have my tutor certification from the National Tutoring Association (NTA). In 2015, I graduated Summa Cum Laude with a 4.0 GPA from the University of Arizona with a Creative... read more

Mark G.
50/hour

Portland, ME

Experienced Teacher Specializing in History/Social Studies

I have a PhD in History and a Bachelor's in Political Science. I have taught in several countries, including in Canada and in Russia, and in a variety of different contexts/environments. As a student, I was inspired by particular... read more

50/hour
1 hours tutoring
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I have a PhD in History and a Bachelor's in Political Science. I have taught in several countries, including in Canada and in Russia, and in a variety of different contexts/environments. As a student, I was inspired by particular... read more

Nick M.
40/hour

Near Portland, ME

College Essay Coach

When it comes to the college essay, students often tell me they don't have anything to write about. People think they need to have experienced some life-altering event to make a good story. This isn't necessarily true. People have been admitted to... read more

40/hour
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When it comes to the college essay, students often tell me they don't have anything to write about. People think they need to have experienced some life-altering event to make a good story. This isn't necessarily true. People have been admitted to... read more

Ian F.
110/hour

Near Portland, ME

Physician Specializing in MCAT, USMLE, and Biology Tutoring

Hi, my name is Ian. I'm an M.D. and medical writer. I'm also an experienced tutor and academic coach. I currently tutor for the MCAT, USMLE exams, and shelf exams for medical students. I also provide medical school admissions counseling for... read more

110/hour
5.0 (199)
507 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Ian. I'm an M.D. and medical writer. I'm also an experienced tutor and academic coach. I currently tutor for the MCAT, USMLE exams, and shelf exams for medical students. I also provide medical school admissions counseling for... read more

Matt H.
60/hour

Portland, ME

Certified Teacher Specializing in Elementary Education

Hello! My name is Matt and I'm an early childhood teacher. I have almost twenty years of classroom experience. Most of my classroom experience is in Kindergarten, although I've also taught first and second grades. I also spent three years as a K-5... read more

60/hour
5.0 (37)
41 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Matt and I'm an early childhood teacher. I have almost twenty years of classroom experience. Most of my classroom experience is in Kindergarten, although I've also taught first and second grades. I also spent three years as a K-5... read more

Marco L.
50/hour

Portland, ME

College math Professor. Broad range of areas

With 15 years of experience in tutoring and teaching, I'm familiar with the needs of a broad range students: From individual tutoring for High School students to lecture halls at a large public university (North Texas) and classes for math majors... read more

50/hour
5.0 (2)
8 hours tutoring
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With 15 years of experience in tutoring and teaching, I'm familiar with the needs of a broad range students: From individual tutoring for High School students to lecture halls at a large public university (North Texas) and classes for math majors... read more

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