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Holly G.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Certified Math Teacher grades 9-12

I have a degree in Mathematics from the University of Houston and 8 years of experience teaching high school math. I specialize in tutoring Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, and Pre-Calculus. I enjoy integrating technology into tutoring sessions to... read more

40/hour
5.0 (68)
170 hours tutoring
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I have a degree in Mathematics from the University of Houston and 8 years of experience teaching high school math. I specialize in tutoring Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, and Pre-Calculus. I enjoy integrating technology into tutoring sessions to... read more

Elizabeth W.
45/hour

Portland, OR

Taking the frustration out of learning!

I am a trained Special Ed teacher who has taught home schoolers, at-risk high school students and adults. My passion is to make the learning experience a great one. I find ways to work with all learning styles and I get results! My approach is... read more

45/hour
4.8 (220)
1,042 hours tutoring
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I am a trained Special Ed teacher who has taught home schoolers, at-risk high school students and adults. My passion is to make the learning experience a great one. I find ways to work with all learning styles and I get results! My approach is... read more

Chia S.
50/hour

Portland, OR

Help for your math needs!

I've had experience teaching and tutoring math as a grad student in math, and currently work as a math tutor at the community college. It's been very gratifying to take students who are struggling with math to the point where they are crying and... read more

50/hour
4.4 (10)
32 hours tutoring
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I've had experience teaching and tutoring math as a grad student in math, and currently work as a math tutor at the community college. It's been very gratifying to take students who are struggling with math to the point where they are crying and... read more

Sophie B.
70/hour

Portland, OR

Common Sense and Collaborative LSAT Tutoring

Experienced LSAT tutor who believes any student can succeed at the test using common sense approaches. Forget memorizing arbitrary and theoretical question/game types! Instead, I take a practice-question first approach and break down challenges... read more

70/hour
5.0 (24)
56 hours tutoring
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Experienced LSAT tutor who believes any student can succeed at the test using common sense approaches. Forget memorizing arbitrary and theoretical question/game types! Instead, I take a practice-question first approach and break down challenges... read more

Nico H.
35/hour

Portland, OR

Enthusiastic Science Tutor with Masters Degree in Secondary Education

Hi there! My name is Nico and I love teaching science. A bit about my background: I completed my Bachelor's of Science degree at the University of Oregon where I majored in Environmental Studies. It was during my undergraduate work that I first... read more

35/hour
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Hi there! My name is Nico and I love teaching science. A bit about my background: I completed my Bachelor's of Science degree at the University of Oregon where I majored in Environmental Studies. It was during my undergraduate work that I first... read more

Susan R.
50/hour

Portland, OR

Build Your Math Mind: Experienced & Patient Math Teacher with M.Ed

I have over 30 years experience helping students make sense of math. I am retiring from teaching in the classroom but continue to support students by tutoring online. From my many years of teaching, I can quickly assess what and why a... read more

50/hour
5.0 (31)
43 hours tutoring
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I have over 30 years experience helping students make sense of math. I am retiring from teaching in the classroom but continue to support students by tutoring online. From my many years of teaching, I can quickly assess what and why a... read more

Strand H.
40/hour

Portland, OR

All Around Music Tutor and Coach

I love helping others understand all aspects of music. Being my favorite art form, music has been a passion of mine to tutor for the last 8 years. I've always felt adamantly that it's important to understand the theoretical aspects behind the way... read more

40/hour
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I love helping others understand all aspects of music. Being my favorite art form, music has been a passion of mine to tutor for the last 8 years. I've always felt adamantly that it's important to understand the theoretical aspects behind the way... read more

Judy S.
60/hour

Portland, OR

Tutor w/MA for Spanish, ESL/English, German, QuickBooks, Computers

Hello! My name is Judy, and I love both teaching and learning languages. I majored in German as an undergraduate, and I lived in Germany for more than three years, both in the North (in the city of Kiel) and in the South (in Munich/Muenchen). I... read more

60/hour
4.9 (660)
2,665 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Judy, and I love both teaching and learning languages. I majored in German as an undergraduate, and I lived in Germany for more than three years, both in the North (in the city of Kiel) and in the South (in Munich/Muenchen). I... read more

Kyle C.
22/hour

Portland, OR

A Patient & Adaptive Tutor; Here to Put the "Fun" in Fundamentals!

Hello! My name is Kyle, and I am a curator, writer and educator. I have a master's in Education (Secondary English) from the University of Colorado and am working toward a second graduate degree in Critical Studies and Pacific Northwest College of... read more

22/hour
5.0 (24)
83 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Kyle, and I am a curator, writer and educator. I have a master's in Education (Secondary English) from the University of Colorado and am working toward a second graduate degree in Critical Studies and Pacific Northwest College of... read more

David K.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Experienced Music Teacher specializing in Classical Guitar

I have been playing music my whole life, performing and teaching professionally since my early twenties. I began as a classic-rock inspired singer/songwriter, but I have studied many styles of music including Jazz, Rock, Pop, Country, Blues,... read more

40/hour
5.0 (13)
40 hours tutoring
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I have been playing music my whole life, performing and teaching professionally since my early twenties. I began as a classic-rock inspired singer/songwriter, but I have studied many styles of music including Jazz, Rock, Pop, Country, Blues,... read more

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Jayden F.
I have been playing violin for almost 20 years. I am trained in Suzuki Method, Classical music, and Fiddle. I started playing violin when I was 10 years old. I excelled very quickly and was soon put into the advanced orchestra at my school. In middle school I became concert mistress of the orchestra, and in high school I played with a college orchestra. I always got into the Districts orchestra every year, and I attended summer music camps every summer of my childhood.In high school, I taught violin lessons to 15 students each week after school. I also taught a group class each weekend and I arranged music for the group to play at local nursing homes (to satisfy my community service requirement for graduation). I also prepared my students to play for recitals and auditions of their own.Though I didn't go to college for music, I did play in the regional professional symphony orchestra in the town I went to college. The strings program at my college was poor, so I auditioned for the professional orchestra and was the only student from my college to get in for 3 years. I started a string quartet group and was the student group leader for our rehearsals. I brought the group up to a level where we were asked to play for the President's Reception Speech on Parent's Weekend at the college.I still enjoy playing now, and I have been branching out to the local fiddle and Irish Seisun music scene. I started teaching again in 2008 and have been steadily growing my own studio of students.
Sharon K.
I am from China, and a native Chinese (fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese) speaker. I finished most education in China and continue my undergraduate/graduate in USA. I have taught my relatives in Mandarin and co-workers in Cantonese. I travel to China several times in a year. So besides the language, I can share the Chinese cultures.
Xiao Qing H.
I am currently certified to teach up to 9th grade math. I am an 8th grade math teacher who teaches pre-algebra, so I know what is expected from the students at this level. I am passionate about teaching students math skills that will allow them to be successful in the future.
Danielle L.
I have worked with Apple Macintosh computer systems for over 18 years. I began with the operating system 7.0, and have worked through each upgrade through OSX (10.10 so far). I learned graphic design on the Macintosh computer as an undergrad, and worked as a lab monitor providing content support for 6 years to graphic design students. When I was accepted into the graduate program for graphic design in 2000, I started teaching on Macs and continued for a total of 10 years. If you just bought your first Mac or just upgraded to a new operating system, I can help you learn how to navigate and optimize working with a Macintosh computer. Let me make you comfortable with your Mac.
Lark P.
I have a k-12 credential to teach for life from the state of California. I have taught for 37 years and I taught elementary subjects in math, reading and English most of those years.
Dan C.
I minored in music composition at JMU. I have written countless four part choral pieces, and a minuet. I studied improvisational performance jazz piano at JMU also. I am an active guitarist. I am a songwriter and a composer on the guitar. I have material available for viewing on youtube, as well.
LISA L.
I have played tennis on/off for more than 25 years. I played on Jr. High and High School tennis teams. I coached Jr. Varsity High School Tennis one season.
Cathleen A.
I use a variety of different activities to teach spelling in an enjoyable fashion. I've found that when a student finds the subject enjoyable, they learn faster!
Daren E.
I have my own production company and have a show currently on TV, channel 25, Book Case TV. I can do everything from conceptualization to editing.
Frederic C.

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