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Heather C.
50/hour

Portland, OR

I see you, STEM kids in humanities courses

I received my Bachelor's degree in art history, graduating with a 3.93 GPA. I love academia and research so I continued in the same field, earning a Master's degree (3.90 GPA). As a graduate student, I had the opportunity to teach undergrads, and... read more

50/hour
5.0 (42)
291 hours tutoring
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I received my Bachelor's degree in art history, graduating with a 3.93 GPA. I love academia and research so I continued in the same field, earning a Master's degree (3.90 GPA). As a graduate student, I had the opportunity to teach undergrads, and... read more

Julia S.
40/hour

Portland, OR

French and Writing Tutor

My name is Julia S. and I graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University in 2016 with a triple major in French, English Literature, and Creative Writing. I served a marketing intern at the Alliance Française de Chicago. At my internship, I used my... read more

40/hour
5.0 (20)
37 hours tutoring
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My name is Julia S. and I graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University in 2016 with a triple major in French, English Literature, and Creative Writing. I served a marketing intern at the Alliance Française de Chicago. At my internship, I used my... read more

Michael T.
50/hour

Portland, OR

Retired Software Engineer and Computer Science Instructor

I was a software engineer for 20 years, and then taught Computer Science at a community college for 20 years. I have a PhD in Computer Science. I have been very successful at teaching students how to write code based on accurately understanding... read more

50/hour
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I was a software engineer for 20 years, and then taught Computer Science at a community college for 20 years. I have a PhD in Computer Science. I have been very successful at teaching students how to write code based on accurately understanding... read more

William P.
30/hour

Portland, OR

Proficient Academic writer and Tutor

My name is William, I earned a BA in Education from the University of Oregon, and my Master’s degree in Philosophy from Portland State University. I have always had passion in teaching since I was in college, and have interacted and helped... read more

30/hour
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My name is William, I earned a BA in Education from the University of Oregon, and my Master’s degree in Philosophy from Portland State University. I have always had passion in teaching since I was in college, and have interacted and helped... read more

Michael S.
30/hour

Portland, OR

Capable and patient tutor for all ages and abilities

Hi, my name's Mike! I was a substitute paraeducator for many of the districts in the Portland metro area for six years before I stopped due to COVID. I mostly worked with autistic students and students with physical, developmental, and... read more

30/hour
5.0 (4)
13 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name's Mike! I was a substitute paraeducator for many of the districts in the Portland metro area for six years before I stopped due to COVID. I mostly worked with autistic students and students with physical, developmental, and... read more

Gabrielle B.
60/hour

Portland, OR

Experienced Writing, Reading, Philosophy, Ethics, and English Teacher.

Originally from Portland Oregon, I spent many years living in and traveling around Europe. After receiving my MA in philosophy from University College Dublin in Ireland, I moved back to Portland to teach in the Philosophy Department and Conflict... read more

60/hour
4.9 (41)
114 hours tutoring
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Originally from Portland Oregon, I spent many years living in and traveling around Europe. After receiving my MA in philosophy from University College Dublin in Ireland, I moved back to Portland to teach in the Philosophy Department and Conflict... read more

Steve S.
80/hour

Portland, OR

"Retired" PhD economist, still an active academic researcher

Have taught economics at universities -- micro, macro international and econometrics -- while doing research. Then I concentrated on research. Instead of my research interests narrowing over time as usually happens, the research path before me... read more

80/hour
4 hours tutoring
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Have taught economics at universities -- micro, macro international and econometrics -- while doing research. Then I concentrated on research. Instead of my research interests narrowing over time as usually happens, the research path before me... read more

Erin A.
65/hour

Portland, OR

My name is Erin and I am a dyslexia reading specialist.

Hi! My name is Erin and I'm a dyslexia specialist. I work with students and adults of all ages. I have a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) K-12 and a reading specialist endorsement. I have had in depth dyslexia training post Senate Bill 1003. I... read more

65/hour
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Hi! My name is Erin and I'm a dyslexia specialist. I work with students and adults of all ages. I have a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) K-12 and a reading specialist endorsement. I have had in depth dyslexia training post Senate Bill 1003. I... read more

Sophie O.
30/hour

Portland, OR

Enthusiastic UCLA Tutor for Math, Science, & Public Speaking

Hi! I'm Sophie and I'm currently studying at UCLA with a major in Microbiology. Tutoring is something genuinely find rewarding and fun, and I am always inspired by every student I meet. In high school, I was an active tutor in a non-profit... read more

30/hour
4.0 (3)
9 hours tutoring
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Hi! I'm Sophie and I'm currently studying at UCLA with a major in Microbiology. Tutoring is something genuinely find rewarding and fun, and I am always inspired by every student I meet. In high school, I was an active tutor in a non-profit... read more

Aki M.
75/hour

Portland, OR

Friendly and Experienced Math and Physics Teacher

Hi future students and parents!!! My name is Aki, and I was a Physics/Calculus teacher at a small private school located in San Diego. Now, I've relocated to Portland and am a full time tutor, dedicating all my attention to the success of each... read more

75/hour
4.9 (254)
1,103 hours tutoring
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Hi future students and parents!!! My name is Aki, and I was a Physics/Calculus teacher at a small private school located in San Diego. Now, I've relocated to Portland and am a full time tutor, dedicating all my attention to the success of each... 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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