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The Best History Tutors in Portland, OR

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McKenzie B.
50/hour

Portland, OR

Friendly and Passionate Social Worker who loves helping with writing.

I have an eye for detail and love helping students perfect their writing. Theatre is my first love and I can absolutely help when it comes to writing about theatre history and applied theatre. Please reach out, say hi, and ask questions! read more

50/hour
4.9 (13)
32 hours tutoring
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I have an eye for detail and love helping students perfect their writing. Theatre is my first love and I can absolutely help when it comes to writing about theatre history and applied theatre. Please reach out, say hi, and ask questions! read more

Matthew S.
45/hour

Portland, OR

Strudel Media: Video & Photography, Digital Media & Computers

You've found my profile if you're interested in learning about digital media, computers, or related subjects. Or alternatively, you could use some help understanding academic subjects such as Environmental Science or History. I'm a photographer with many years of experience in a wide variety of... read more

45/hour
4.9 (8)
14 hours tutoring
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You've found my profile if you're interested in learning about digital media, computers, or related subjects. Or alternatively, you could use some help understanding academic subjects such as Environmental Science or History. I'm a photographer with many years of experience in a wide variety of... read more

Jesse E.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Math and Science tutoring for all

Hi, I am a longtime university teacher and expert in math and the social sciences. I earned Master's and Bachelor's degrees in Cognitive Science at the University of California. I have taught university classes for four years and have privately tutored students for over a decade. I am available to help with any high... read more

40/hour
4.9 (98)
319 hours tutoring
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Hi, I am a longtime university teacher and expert in math and the social sciences. I earned Master's and Bachelor's degrees in Cognitive Science at the University of California. I have taught university classes for four years and have privately tutored students for over a decade. I am available to help with any high... read more

Mary Ellen E.
45/hour

Portland, OR

Expert tutoring across a wide spectrum of skills and ages

Of course, social studies was part of the daily curriculum that was integrated into every day activities. We studied ourselves, our community, our state, our culture and our history often with engaging hands on projects and events. As a counselor one year I directed a multi-cultural fair which showcased our... read more

45/hour
4.9 (53)
189 hours tutoring
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Of course, social studies was part of the daily curriculum that was integrated into every day activities. We studied ourselves, our community, our state, our culture and our history often with engaging hands on projects and events. As a counselor one year I directed a multi-cultural fair which showcased our... read more

Kenton M.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Philosophy, Reading, Writing Tutor for Advanced or Struggling Students

I have a degree in philosophy and I am preparing for graduate studies in the field, but I have had a very eclectic education. I was an advanced math student in high school, a neuroscience major for the first half of my college career, and have also dabbled in things like history, creative writing, and... read more

40/hour
5.0 (175)
379 hours tutoring
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I have a degree in philosophy and I am preparing for graduate studies in the field, but I have had a very eclectic education. I was an advanced math student in high school, a neuroscience major for the first half of my college career, and have also dabbled in things like history, creative writing, and... read more

Heather C.
50/hour

Portland, OR

MA in Art History with a 3.90 GPA in grad school

I have an MA in art history, specializing in the art of Indigenous and colonial North America. Outside of my area of focus, I have taken graduate level courses in early Medieval art, Baroque art, contemporary art and theory, Renaissance art, archival studies and paleography. As a graduate student I was a TA for... read more

50/hour
4.9 (21)
139 hours tutoring
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I have an MA in art history, specializing in the art of Indigenous and colonial North America. Outside of my area of focus, I have taken graduate level courses in early Medieval art, Baroque art, contemporary art and theory, Renaissance art, archival studies and paleography. As a graduate student I was a TA for... read more

Noah S.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Patient and Skilled Tutor with Special Education Experience

In college, I co-led a book / discussion group in Lane County's juvenile detention center. In this group we covered materials and activities ranging from art, history, reading, poetry, science, and politics. After graduating, I worked for the Bethel School District in Eugene for a comprehensive... read more

40/hour
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In college, I co-led a book / discussion group in Lane County's juvenile detention center. In this group we covered materials and activities ranging from art, history, reading, poetry, science, and politics. After graduating, I worked for the Bethel School District in Eugene for a comprehensive... read more

Denise A.
85/hour

Portland, OR

Tutoring for Your Success in Law School, Art History, and Writing

I taught law school for 10 years at one of the leading law schools in the country. I have advised directors and officers of Fortune 500 corporations and senior governmental executives. With a Masters degree in Art History and History of the art market, I established a successful art law practice that... read more

85/hour
5.0 (61)
130 hours tutoring
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I taught law school for 10 years at one of the leading law schools in the country. I have advised directors and officers of Fortune 500 corporations and senior governmental executives. With a Masters degree in Art History and History of the art market, I established a successful art law practice that... read more

Ethan S.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Published journalist and illustrator. Graduated Reed with honors

Thesised on Afghan and US History, writes history articles for Atlas Obscura and journalism for KBOO News read more

40/hour
5.0 (2)
4 hours tutoring
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Thesised on Afghan and US History, writes history articles for Atlas Obscura and journalism for KBOO News read more

Vaishnavi S.
110/hour

Portland, OR

Ph.D. in Chemistry with over 7 years of teaching experience

With my vast experience with different students, I tailor classes to suit every student's unique learning style. I emphasize understanding core basics (even the history associated with chemistry sometimes). I use a flipped-teaching style to teach concepts via problem-solving. As a result, my students are... read more

110/hour
5.0 (274)
778 hours tutoring
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With my vast experience with different students, I tailor classes to suit every student's unique learning style. I emphasize understanding core basics (even the history associated with chemistry sometimes). I use a flipped-teaching style to teach concepts via problem-solving. As a result, my students are... read more

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Portland History Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

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