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The Best Chemistry Tutors in Portola Valley, CA

36 Portola Valley private Chemistry tutors / Find the best local Chemistry tutor in Portola Valley

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Molly V.
60/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Medical Student For Math and Science Tutoring

I have further demonstrated my knowledge of this subject on the MCAT. I have lots of resources to help students learn organic chemistry as it is often a challenging subject and can vary my teaching style based on the student's need. I was also a student teacher for a high school AP Chemistry class. read more

60/hour
4.7 (9)
11 hours tutoring Chemistry out of 20 hours
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I have further demonstrated my knowledge of this subject on the MCAT. I have lots of resources to help students learn organic chemistry as it is often a challenging subject and can vary my teaching style based on the student's need. I was also a student teacher for a high school AP Chemistry class. read more

Adam F.
25/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Math, Science, SAT, and College Admissions Tutor

I went to a rigorous California high school, achieving a GPA of 4.4 and taking a variety of challenging courses like AP Chemistry, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Language, and AP U.S. History among others. In my junior year of high school, I took the SAT and scored a 1490 with a Reading score of 700 and Math score... read more

25/hour
5.0 (137)
107 hours tutoring Chemistry out of 402 hours
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I went to a rigorous California high school, achieving a GPA of 4.4 and taking a variety of challenging courses like AP Chemistry, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Language, and AP U.S. History among others. In my junior year of high school, I took the SAT and scored a 1490 with a Reading score of 700 and Math score... read more

YURY A.
100/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

MS in Chemistry - 30 yrs in industry and 5 yrs of tutoring experience

I graduated in BS and MS in Chemistry and worked as a Director of R&D in Chemistry field for 30 years. I have 5 years experience in tutoring students from high schools and some college students. I have my own approach how to make Chemistry understandable and less challenging for my students. read more

100/hour
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I graduated in BS and MS in Chemistry and worked as a Director of R&D in Chemistry field for 30 years. I have 5 years experience in tutoring students from high schools and some college students. I have my own approach how to make Chemistry understandable and less challenging for my students. read more

Lauren T.
35/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

UCLA Undergrad- Biology, Chemistry, Literature, AP, SAT, College Essay

As I graduated from high school just this past spring, I am uniquely qualified and sympathetic to current high school students. In high school, I took and achieved high marks in classes like AP Spanish, AP Chemistry, AP Calculus AB, AP Biology, AP English Literature, and AP US History. Taking classes requires... read more

35/hour
5.0 (32)
3 hours tutoring Chemistry out of 191 hours
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As I graduated from high school just this past spring, I am uniquely qualified and sympathetic to current high school students. In high school, I took and achieved high marks in classes like AP Spanish, AP Chemistry, AP Calculus AB, AP Biology, AP English Literature, and AP US History. Taking classes requires... read more

Erol B.
75/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Score Higher: Rice Grad for Chem/Math/Phys/Bio/MCAT/SAT/GRE Tutoring

In addition to several years of tutoring and teaching Chemistry, I am a professional chemist with 10+ years of laboratory experience, a history of NIH-funded federal grants, peer-reviewed publications, and approved patents. read more

75/hour
5.0 (44)
31 hours tutoring Chemistry out of 112 hours
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In addition to several years of tutoring and teaching Chemistry, I am a professional chemist with 10+ years of laboratory experience, a history of NIH-funded federal grants, peer-reviewed publications, and approved patents. read more

Justin D.
150/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Stanford PhD Student in Chemical Biology

I have a master's degree in chemistry (and biochemistry) from the University of Chicago. I am now a PhD student at Stanford in chemical biology with four years' research and seven years' tutoring experience at the high school and college level. I also scored a 5 on AP Chemistry, and am very... read more

150/hour
4.9 (132)
186 hours tutoring Chemistry out of 431 hours
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I have a master's degree in chemistry (and biochemistry) from the University of Chicago. I am now a PhD student at Stanford in chemical biology with four years' research and seven years' tutoring experience at the high school and college level. I also scored a 5 on AP Chemistry, and am very... read more

Dean N.
95/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Physics, Math, Chemistry tutor - "Difficult concepts made easy!"

I have been tutoring for the past fifteen years in Physics, Math, and Chemistry. I started tutoring when I was an undergrad in Electrical Engineering at UC Berkeley. At first, I started helping my friends with their classes in math, physics, and chemistry. As I continued working with them, they kept telling... read more

95/hour
4.9 (321)
174 hours tutoring Chemistry out of 1,084 hours
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I have been tutoring for the past fifteen years in Physics, Math, and Chemistry. I started tutoring when I was an undergrad in Electrical Engineering at UC Berkeley. At first, I started helping my friends with their classes in math, physics, and chemistry. As I continued working with them, they kept telling... read more

Hasan D.
79/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

ORGO

I have a Chemistry degree and also have extensive experience with Organic Chemistry laboratory techniques through my Ph.D and postdoctoral studies. read more

79/hour
5.0 (471)
513 hours tutoring Chemistry out of 1,839 hours
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I have a Chemistry degree and also have extensive experience with Organic Chemistry laboratory techniques through my Ph.D and postdoctoral studies. read more

Paige M.
30/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Patient and Knowledgeable Undergraduate Tutor

Everyone has different learning preferences, and as your tutor, I am committed to accommodating your academic needs and helping you reach your goals. Regardless of the subject I am helping you with, whether it’s math, English, French, chemistry, or music, I will do my best to set you up for success. In my eyes,... read more

30/hour
5.0 (14)
31 hours tutoring
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Everyone has different learning preferences, and as your tutor, I am committed to accommodating your academic needs and helping you reach your goals. Regardless of the subject I am helping you with, whether it’s math, English, French, chemistry, or music, I will do my best to set you up for success. In my eyes,... read more

Bill Z.
60/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

MIT Grad - Math / Science Tutor

I have taught and tutored chemistry for last 12 years. read more

60/hour
4.9 (409)
90 hours tutoring Chemistry out of 1,958 hours
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I have taught and tutored chemistry for last 12 years. read more

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Portola Valley Chemistry Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

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