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Kelly S.
60/hour

Portland, OR

Experienced Statistics, Writing, and Social Science Tutor

Hi I'm Kelly! With a B.A. and M.A. in Sociology, and a minor in Statistics, from Colorado State University, I'm an expert tutor in Statistics, Research, Paper Writing, and Sociology. I've spent 7 years teaching and tutoring. For 2 years, I taught... read more

60/hour
5.0 (84)
196 hours tutoring
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Hi I'm Kelly! With a B.A. and M.A. in Sociology, and a minor in Statistics, from Colorado State University, I'm an expert tutor in Statistics, Research, Paper Writing, and Sociology. I've spent 7 years teaching and tutoring. For 2 years, I taught... read more

Kelly O.
50/hour

Portland, OR

Orton Gillingham Tutor

I am an Orton Gillingham certified tutor that specializes in working with students with dyslexia. My individualized lesson plans follow a systematic scope and sequence that incorporates explicit instruction and multisensory learning. My approach... read more

50/hour
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I am an Orton Gillingham certified tutor that specializes in working with students with dyslexia. My individualized lesson plans follow a systematic scope and sequence that incorporates explicit instruction and multisensory learning. My approach... read more

Dezhinette C.
60/hour

Portland, OR

Every child can learn

I have experience tutoring my own children and others for 9 years. I have tutored students k-8. I have also taught as a teacher for 6 years for pre-K through 8th grade. I believe that all children can learn and that is why I have taught many... read more

60/hour
6 hours tutoring
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I have experience tutoring my own children and others for 9 years. I have tutored students k-8. I have also taught as a teacher for 6 years for pre-K through 8th grade. I believe that all children can learn and that is why I have taught many... read more

Cecilia J.
45/hour

Portland, OR

Help with editing, writing essays, and college applications

As a current college student, I know from experience that the prospect of finding a tutor can be overwhelming and daunting. That's why I'm here to help! I hope to tutor you not as a superior handing down knowledge from on high, but as a... read more

45/hour
5.0 (4)
14 hours tutoring
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As a current college student, I know from experience that the prospect of finding a tutor can be overwhelming and daunting. That's why I'm here to help! I hope to tutor you not as a superior handing down knowledge from on high, but as a... read more

Sid A.
100/hour

Portland, OR

Let me help you achieve your target score.

I tutored math, chemistry, and physics during my college career. I also taught chemistry labs for 2 years with 24 students per class. I was a TA for math, chemistry, and chemical engineering courses. I have a bachelor's in Chemistry and a... read more

100/hour
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I tutored math, chemistry, and physics during my college career. I also taught chemistry labs for 2 years with 24 students per class. I was a TA for math, chemistry, and chemical engineering courses. I have a bachelor's in Chemistry and a... 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 (676)
2,706 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

Jason D.
55/hour

Portland, OR

University of California Graduate and Business Professional

The last time I taught students it was at the undergraduate level, in a Biological Psychology class of about 40 students at the University of California, San Diego, when I was working on my Bachelor's. I made my way through UCSD, went on to earn... read more

55/hour
5.0 (2)
3 hours tutoring
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The last time I taught students it was at the undergraduate level, in a Biological Psychology class of about 40 students at the University of California, San Diego, when I was working on my Bachelor's. I made my way through UCSD, went on to earn... 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... read more

40/hour
4.9 (93)
298 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... read more

Meredith M.
45/hour

Portland, OR

I hated math until a teacher inspired me, let me be that for you

I tutor in high school and early college-level math with an emphasis on practicality, application to the real world, and visualization. Subjects include Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Calculus, Calculus and Math SAT prep. I have 9 years of... read more

45/hour
3 hours tutoring
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I tutor in high school and early college-level math with an emphasis on practicality, application to the real world, and visualization. Subjects include Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Calculus, Calculus and Math SAT prep. I have 9 years of... read more

Kenton M.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Philosophy, Reading, Writing Tutor for Advanced or Struggling Students

I'm deeply invested in teaching and learning. 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... read more

40/hour
5.0 (154)
328 hours tutoring
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I'm deeply invested in teaching and learning. 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... 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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