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Jennifer L.
35/hour

Portland, OR

Expert Librarian Specializing in Biology, Medicine, Research & Writing

I deeply enjoy teaching. Few things are more exciting than seeing the light of understanding turn on in someone's eyes. Also, I believe strongly in the value of literacy and education for everyone. While biology, genetics, research, and scholarly... read more

35/hour
5.0 (189)
535 hours tutoring
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I deeply enjoy teaching. Few things are more exciting than seeing the light of understanding turn on in someone's eyes. Also, I believe strongly in the value of literacy and education for everyone. While biology, genetics, research, and scholarly... read more

Emily S.
75/hour

Portland, OR

Award-Winning College Instructor Helps Students Write Great Essays

I taught English during my graduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, including Introduction to Composition & Rhetoric--a required English course for freshmen. That class focused on elevating student papers and essays to college-level... read more

75/hour
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I taught English during my graduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, including Introduction to Composition & Rhetoric--a required English course for freshmen. That class focused on elevating student papers and essays to college-level... read more

Benjamin C.
35/hour

Portland, OR

Passionate About Math!

I am Ben. I graduated from Portland State University with a bachelor’s in mathematics, and I have just begun post-graduate work in Data Analytics at University of Oregon. I have five years of tutoring experience and I have worked with all ages.... read more

35/hour
4.8 (56)
290 hours tutoring
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I am Ben. I graduated from Portland State University with a bachelor’s in mathematics, and I have just begun post-graduate work in Data Analytics at University of Oregon. I have five years of tutoring experience and I have worked with all ages.... read more

Giulia A.
25/hour

Portland, OR

French tutoring for adults and kids!

Hi! Half French half Italian, I moved to Portland in Oregon two years ago. I've always been passionate about learning new languages and the incredible exciting experience of teaching them. I love how much a language can tell you about... read more

25/hour
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Hi! Half French half Italian, I moved to Portland in Oregon two years ago. I've always been passionate about learning new languages and the incredible exciting experience of teaching them. I love how much a language can tell you about... read more

Arielle L.
30/hour

Portland, OR

Patient, Compassionate, Experienced Math and Test Prep Tutor

Hello, my name is Arielle, and I’d love to help you or your child build skills to feel more confident in school or taking standardized tests. I specialize in virtual math tutoring, and I have over 10 years of experience tutoring students in... read more

30/hour
5.0 (14)
36 hours tutoring
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Hello, my name is Arielle, and I’d love to help you or your child build skills to feel more confident in school or taking standardized tests. I specialize in virtual math tutoring, and I have over 10 years of experience tutoring students in... read more

Quinn K.
35/hour

Portland, OR

Polyglot who tutors a variety of languages!

Hi there! My name is Quinn K., and I am a TEFL-certified professional English/Foreign language teacher with a passion for a multitude of languages. I have taught English all over the pacific rim, in Vietnam, Korea and Japan, both at professional... read more

35/hour
5.0 (2)
2 hours tutoring
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Hi there! My name is Quinn K., and I am a TEFL-certified professional English/Foreign language teacher with a passion for a multitude of languages. I have taught English all over the pacific rim, in Vietnam, Korea and Japan, both at professional... read more

Sharayah P.
30/hour

Portland, OR

Experienced English Tutor- Online only

I received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Oregon with a special interest in children's literature. I have over 6 years of tutoring experience, both privately and through an agency, for grades K-12 and just about every... read more

30/hour
5.0 (70)
112 hours tutoring
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I received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Oregon with a special interest in children's literature. I have over 6 years of tutoring experience, both privately and through an agency, for grades K-12 and just about every... read more

Eric J.
35/hour

Portland, OR

I've got the patience it takes

I pursued teaching as a way to turn my love of being around children into a career. It all began at a before and after school childcare facility located on school grounds. I got to hang out with K-5 kids 6am-8am and 3pm-6:30pm during the week. By... read more

35/hour
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I pursued teaching as a way to turn my love of being around children into a career. It all began at a before and after school childcare facility located on school grounds. I got to hang out with K-5 kids 6am-8am and 3pm-6:30pm during the week. By... read more

Joel M.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Ph.D in Chemistry- Years of teaching children to graduate level

I am a focused, fun loving, empathetic teacher that has taught middle school and high school science, high school chemistry, and college and graduate level chemistry students and courses (Butler University, The University of Arizona). My Ph.D.... read more

40/hour
5.0 (42)
96 hours tutoring
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I am a focused, fun loving, empathetic teacher that has taught middle school and high school science, high school chemistry, and college and graduate level chemistry students and courses (Butler University, The University of Arizona). My Ph.D.... read more

Zane M.
95/hour

Portland, OR

Yale Law Alum (#1 Ranked Law School) w/ 174 LSAT (99th+ Percentile)

Hello! I am a graduate of Yale Law School, the top-ranked law school in the nation. I obtained a 174 LSAT (99th+ percentile), gaining admission (and often full-ride scholarships or similar) at the majority of the top fourteen law schools in the... read more

95/hour
5.0 (91)
310 hours tutoring
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Hello! I am a graduate of Yale Law School, the top-ranked law school in the nation. I obtained a 174 LSAT (99th+ percentile), gaining admission (and often full-ride scholarships or similar) at the majority of the top fourteen law schools in 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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Kris M.
I need a last minute tutor for tomorrow (Sunday 11/25). My daughter has a test in AP chemistry on 11/26.
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