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Janet W.
180/hour

Portland, OR

Experienced, Effective & Empathetic LSAT Tutor / Teacher

Hello! I have been helping students get excellent scores on the LSAT for more than 15 years. During that time, I have helped 100s of students maximize their potential and get into the law schools of their dreams. I'd love to help YOU do that too!... read more

180/hour
5.0 (445)
2,554 hours tutoring
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Hello! I have been helping students get excellent scores on the LSAT for more than 15 years. During that time, I have helped 100s of students maximize their potential and get into the law schools of their dreams. I'd love to help YOU do that too!... read more

Laura M.
55/hour

Portland, OR

PhD in Ecology Who Loves Teaching

I believe all students can succeed and meet their educational goals, and I love to help them in this process. Besides just focusing on the subject matter at hand, I aim to teach my students the process of how to learn and how to develop their own... read more

55/hour
4.8 (5)
9 hours tutoring
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I believe all students can succeed and meet their educational goals, and I love to help them in this process. Besides just focusing on the subject matter at hand, I aim to teach my students the process of how to learn and how to develop their own... read more

Jamie S.
165/hour

Portland, OR

Personalized Public Speaking Training from a Professional Coach

Since I started coaching public speaking over a decade ago, I've spent thousands of hours presenting--in sports radio broadcasting, competitive forensics/debate, corporate settings, stand-up comedy and podcasting. Thanks to this range and depth of... read more

165/hour
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Since I started coaching public speaking over a decade ago, I've spent thousands of hours presenting--in sports radio broadcasting, competitive forensics/debate, corporate settings, stand-up comedy and podcasting. Thanks to this range and depth of... read more

Dennis H.
50/hour

Portland, OR

CRLA Master-Level Tutor specializing in writing

I specialize in non-fiction writing. I particularly enjoy working with students and other beginning writers. Helping writers with the "brainstorming" and initial organization of ideas is my favorite part of the writing process. I have been... read more

50/hour
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I specialize in non-fiction writing. I particularly enjoy working with students and other beginning writers. Helping writers with the "brainstorming" and initial organization of ideas is my favorite part of the writing process. I have been... read more

Elizabeth W.
60/hour

Portland, OR

Experienced chem prof

Trouble with Chemistry? Call the Chem Doctor! I am an effective, experienced chemistry tutor and professor, tutoring high school chemistry, high school honors chemistry, AP chemistry, college level general chemistry, organic chemistry, as well as... read more

60/hour
5.0 (107)
385 hours tutoring
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Trouble with Chemistry? Call the Chem Doctor! I am an effective, experienced chemistry tutor and professor, tutoring high school chemistry, high school honors chemistry, AP chemistry, college level general chemistry, organic chemistry, as well as... 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 (145)
460 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

Grace C.
40/hour

Portland, OR

6Yrs of Experience|Past teacher assistant and current tutor

I’m a college student pursuing a career in teaching. I have tutored students ages five to seventeen years in and out of the classroom. This includes two years of experience as a volunteer teacher’s assistant in Beaverton School District (BSD)... read more

40/hour
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I’m a college student pursuing a career in teaching. I have tutored students ages five to seventeen years in and out of the classroom. This includes two years of experience as a volunteer teacher’s assistant in Beaverton School District (BSD)... read more

Bennett S.
70/hour

Portland, OR

IB Educator with 10+ years of experience

I graduated from college magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa in 2012, with a degree in philosophy. Prior to entering college, I was a full IB diploma student, so I'm familiar with the grind of preparatory high schools. After graduating from college I... read more

70/hour
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I graduated from college magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa in 2012, with a degree in philosophy. Prior to entering college, I was a full IB diploma student, so I'm familiar with the grind of preparatory high schools. After graduating from college I... read more

David K.
50/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

50/hour
5.0 (49)
131 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

Stewart K.
60/hour

Portland, OR

AP, Research Paper, and Classroom History Tutoring

I graduated from the University of Oregon in 1981, took the Foreign Service Exam, and served from 1984 to 1994. I worked in Haiti, Togo, and Guinea for the State Department and Peace Corps. I went to graduate school and got my Ph.D. in 1997. I... read more

60/hour
4.9 (112)
508 hours tutoring
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I graduated from the University of Oregon in 1981, took the Foreign Service Exam, and served from 1984 to 1994. I worked in Haiti, Togo, and Guinea for the State Department and Peace Corps. I went to graduate school and got my Ph.D. in 1997. I... read more

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I am a College of Sports Medicine certified personal trainer. My focus is helping people set and reach small, progressive goals that lead them to live healthier, more fulfilling lives.
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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