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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 (158)
428 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

Arielle L.
25/hour

Portland, OR

Patient, Compassionate, Experienced Math Tutor

Whether it is teaching students to master arithmetic or explore the manipulation of complex equations, my passion is tutoring math. I majored in Mathematics at Franklin and Marshall College. Specifically, I studied theoretical mathematics for... read more

25/hour
5.0 (2)
12 hours tutoring
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Whether it is teaching students to master arithmetic or explore the manipulation of complex equations, my passion is tutoring math. I majored in Mathematics at Franklin and Marshall College. Specifically, I studied theoretical mathematics for... read more

Kevin W.
30/hour

Portland, OR

IELTS, TOEFL, Academic Writing and A-Level/AP/IB Economic Instructor

Innovative American teacher from the Arizona State University, with a Master degree in Education, with over four years of teaching experience in the USA and three years of international high school instruction. I have taught IELTS and TOEFL for... read more

30/hour
5.0 (15)
33 hours tutoring
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Innovative American teacher from the Arizona State University, with a Master degree in Education, with over four years of teaching experience in the USA and three years of international high school instruction. I have taught IELTS and TOEFL for... read more

Brian E.
50/hour

Portland, OR

Enthusiastic, motivating, and patient tutor in Philosophy and English

My teaching method in based on cultivating the creative thinking and problem-solving capacities of learners. Over the last twenty years I have taught thousands of undergraduates in universities and colleges in Edinburgh, Dublin, and Portland. If... read more

50/hour
5.0 (23)
25 hours tutoring
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My teaching method in based on cultivating the creative thinking and problem-solving capacities of learners. Over the last twenty years I have taught thousands of undergraduates in universities and colleges in Edinburgh, Dublin, and Portland. If... read more

Elena I.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Friendly, experienced, native RUSSIAN Language & Culture Tutor

My name is Elena. I am a philologist. My native language is Russian. It was always my favorite subject at school and university. I graduated magna cum laude with a specialist degree in Russian and literature, with a French minor. In 2003 I held a... read more

40/hour
5.0 (22)
53 hours tutoring
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My name is Elena. I am a philologist. My native language is Russian. It was always my favorite subject at school and university. I graduated magna cum laude with a specialist degree in Russian and literature, with a French minor. In 2003 I held a... read more

Nam T.
40/hour

Portland, OR

MS Computer Science, Software Engineer at Apple

Greetings all! I am Nam T. I am a software engineer at Apple. I have a master's degree in Computer Science from Oregon State University. I have 2+ years' experience in industry, and 10+ years' experience in coding. I have a strong educational... read more

40/hour
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Greetings all! I am Nam T. I am a software engineer at Apple. I have a master's degree in Computer Science from Oregon State University. I have 2+ years' experience in industry, and 10+ years' experience in coding. I have a strong educational... read more

Soledad P.
30/hour

Portland, OR

Spanish language expert, editor, writer and translator

Hi, I am Solei, native from Chile. My love for books and intellectual discussions led me to study Literature at the Universidad de Santiago, Chile. I have a B.A. in Education and Hispanic American Literature. I started teaching at schools right... read more

30/hour
5.0 (14)
60 hours tutoring
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Hi, I am Solei, native from Chile. My love for books and intellectual discussions led me to study Literature at the Universidad de Santiago, Chile. I have a B.A. in Education and Hispanic American Literature. I started teaching at schools right... read more

Sean F.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Experienced High School Tutor Specializing in Physics

Hello! I'm Sean, a certified high school physics teacher looking to help students who seek to better themselves. As an undergraduate, I earned a dual degree in both Astronomy and Physics, while also working as a substitute teacher for a K-8 middle... read more

40/hour
5.0 (6)
30 hours tutoring
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Hello! I'm Sean, a certified high school physics teacher looking to help students who seek to better themselves. As an undergraduate, I earned a dual degree in both Astronomy and Physics, while also working as a substitute teacher for a K-8 middle... read more

Erik O.
47/hour

Portland, OR

Experienced writing coach, editor, and published author

I am a longtime writing coach, editor, literature expert, and published author. I offer various services to clients of all levels, to include proofreading (correcting grammar and punctuation issues) and editing (improving structure and... read more

47/hour
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I am a longtime writing coach, editor, literature expert, and published author. I offer various services to clients of all levels, to include proofreading (correcting grammar and punctuation issues) and editing (improving structure and... read more

Alexandre S.
35/hour

Portland, OR

English, Science, Math, and Programming Tutor!

I am a dedicated student at Portland Community College and Oregon State University, where I am studying both Bioscience Technology and Biochemistry and Biophysics. I am capable of tutoring a variety of topics, including English, Portuguese,... read more

35/hour
5.0 (76)
207 hours tutoring
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I am a dedicated student at Portland Community College and Oregon State University, where I am studying both Bioscience Technology and Biochemistry and Biophysics. I am capable of tutoring a variety of topics, including English, Portuguese,... 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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