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Michael D. Providence, RI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael D.
40/hour

Providence, RI

Mathematician and Engineer

Hello everyone, I am an engineer and mathematician, having worked for 17 years before getting my masters in mathematics. My experience ranges from giving lectures to design work, testing and evaluation. All in all, I love teaching people the beauty of mathematics and engineering so I look forward to talking about my work... See Michael's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (25)
65 hours tutoring Physics out of 114 hours
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Hello everyone, I am an engineer and mathematician, having worked for 17 years before getting my masters in mathematics. My experience ranges from giving lectures to design work, testing and evaluation. All in all, I love teaching people the beauty of mathematics and engineering so I look forward to talking about my work... See Michael's full profile

Talia N. Providence, RI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Talia N.
40/hour

Providence, RI

Astronomy graduate with expertise in mathematics and physical sciences

I am a recent graduate of Smith College with a major in Astronomy and a strong background in physics and mathematics. I have always loved to share my wonder for learning with others. Throughout my time in school, I have become acutely aware of many teachers' tendency to use the same confusing language to... See Talia's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (64)
57 hours tutoring Physics out of 207 hours
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I am a recent graduate of Smith College with a major in Astronomy and a strong background in physics and mathematics. I have always loved to share my wonder for learning with others. Throughout my time in school, I have become acutely aware of many teachers' tendency to use the same confusing language to... See Talia's full profile

Patrick B. Near Providence, RI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Patrick B.
65/hour

Near Providence, RI

Degrees: Math and Physics. 20+ years teaching experience.

I have been tutoring all high school and college math courses, and many science courses, for the past 20 years with students of all abilities, from those who have a phobia of math to those who are looking for a little edge to get them into a top-tier college/graduate school, including Physics. I generally use... See Patrick's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (95)
26 hours tutoring Physics out of 494 hours
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I have been tutoring all high school and college math courses, and many science courses, for the past 20 years with students of all abilities, from those who have a phobia of math to those who are looking for a little edge to get them into a top-tier college/graduate school, including Physics. I generally use... See Patrick's full profile

Richard P. Near Providence, RI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richard P.
75/hour

Near Providence, RI

AP Physics/Chemistry/Engineering Teacher with 20 years of experience

I am certified to teach Physics in the state of Rhode Island. I have 18 years of teaching experience in the subject of Physics, including at the AP level. I also have worked as a curriculum writer for the state of New Jersey in the field of physics and physical science. See Richard's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (219)
642 hours tutoring Physics out of 752 hours
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I am certified to teach Physics in the state of Rhode Island. I have 18 years of teaching experience in the subject of Physics, including at the AP level. I also have worked as a curriculum writer for the state of New Jersey in the field of physics and physical science. See Richard's full profile

Bernie L. Near Providence, RI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bernie L.
80/hour

Near Providence, RI

All-level Math, Statistics, Science and Test Prep Tutor

Physics is the study of how matter and energy interacts with the universe. Introductory physics, mostly taught at the high school and college level, is what's called "classical mechanics" - the study of how big objects interact with one another, using concepts like forces, work, and momentum.... See Bernie's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (36)
1 hours tutoring Physics out of 100 hours
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Physics is the study of how matter and energy interacts with the universe. Introductory physics, mostly taught at the high school and college level, is what's called "classical mechanics" - the study of how big objects interact with one another, using concepts like forces, work, and momentum.... See Bernie's full profile

Daniel W. Providence, RI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Daniel W.
85/hour

Providence, RI

Patient & Articulate Physics Tutor from Ivy League Engineering Program

Whether you're shooting for a certain exam score or you're aiming to improve your performance in class, I'm here to boost you to success! I have experience prepping for the SAT Physics Subject Test (having achieved a score of 800) and prepping for the AP Physics Exams (1+2+C), on which I... See Daniel's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (6)
4 hours tutoring Physics out of 15 hours
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Whether you're shooting for a certain exam score or you're aiming to improve your performance in class, I'm here to boost you to success! I have experience prepping for the SAT Physics Subject Test (having achieved a score of 800) and prepping for the AP Physics Exams (1+2+C), on which I... See Daniel's full profile

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Jason F.
28/hour

Math and Physics Tutor, Math Major at UT

...District. I specialize in math, but I can also tutor for high school physics and chemistry if needed. I have gotten 5s on AP Calculus AB and BC, AP Physics 1 and 2, AP Physics C Mechanics and Electromagnetism, and AP Chem. I also got a perfect ... See Jason's full profile

28/hour
5.0 (7)
12 hours tutoring Physics out of 15 hours
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...District. I specialize in math, but I can also tutor for high school physics and chemistry if needed. I have gotten 5s on AP Calculus AB and BC, AP Physics 1 and 2, AP Physics C Mechanics and Electromagnetism, and AP Chem. I also got a perfect ... See Jason's full profile

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James E.
50/hour

Professor of Physics

Physics Professor (Carteret Community College, NC) Master of Science Applied Physics Bachelor of Science Physics Associate of Science Business Administration CRLA certified Level 3 "Master" Tutor See James's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (58)
230 hours tutoring Physics out of 250 hours
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Physics Professor (Carteret Community College, NC) Master of Science Applied Physics Bachelor of Science Physics Associate of Science Business Administration CRLA certified Level 3 "Master" Tutor See James's full profile

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Thomas D.
55/hour

Former teacher tutoring in high school math and science at any level

I am a former high school Chemistry and Physics teacher looking to tutor on the side. My educational background includes a Bachelors degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Masters' degree from UMass Amherst, both in... See Thomas's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (165)
81 hours tutoring Physics out of 400 hours
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I am a former high school Chemistry and Physics teacher looking to tutor on the side. My educational background includes a Bachelors degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Masters' degree from UMass Amherst, both in... See Thomas's full profile

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Stefan T.
65/hour

Physics, Math and SAT Tutor

If you're having trouble in your math or science class, I would love to help you get back on your feet. School can be way more fun when you feel you're understanding what's going on in class and you can choose to participate. Homework will no... See Stefan's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (1819)
2,824 hours tutoring Physics out of 6,487 hours
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If you're having trouble in your math or science class, I would love to help you get back on your feet. School can be way more fun when you feel you're understanding what's going on in class and you can choose to participate. Homework will no... See Stefan's full profile

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David H.
65/hour

Long-time HS Physics Teacher all AP Physics courses

25+ years teaching New York Regents Physics. 5 years teaching AP Physics 1 and Physics 2, 1 year teaching AP Physics C: Mechanics and Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism. MS degree in Physics. Have... See David's full profile

65/hour
4.9 (268)
857 hours tutoring Physics out of 857 hours
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25+ years teaching New York Regents Physics. 5 years teaching AP Physics 1 and Physics 2, 1 year teaching AP Physics C: Mechanics and Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism. MS degree in Physics. Have... See David's full profile

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Scott K.
79/hour

Tutor for All Levels of High School Physics (including AP-1 and AP-C)

Background and Experience: 12 years teaching experience: - Homewood Flossmoor HS (District 233) - Metea Valley HS (District 204) - The College of DuPage. I have taught every level of HS Physics, from the introductory level to AP... See Scott's full profile

79/hour
5.0 (317)
831 hours tutoring Physics out of 832 hours
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Background and Experience: 12 years teaching experience: - Homewood Flossmoor HS (District 233) - Metea Valley HS (District 204) - The College of DuPage. I have taught every level of HS Physics, from the introductory level to AP... See Scott's full profile

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Danny B.
80/hour

Experienced, Personable, and Clear Physics and Math Tutor!

I have a B.S. in Physics from James Madison University and a Masters in Physics Education from the University of Virginia. I have spent twenty years teaching high school physics in a public school in Virginia. See Danny's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (738)
1,973 hours tutoring Physics out of 2,240 hours
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I have a B.S. in Physics from James Madison University and a Masters in Physics Education from the University of Virginia. I have spent twenty years teaching high school physics in a public school in Virginia. See Danny's full profile

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Lucy Y.
80/hour

EE PhD, experienced high school/ AP/ college Physics tutor

Deeply insight into the physics and extensive experience in Physics tutoring with a focus in Physics, AP Physics 1, 2, C and General Physics (college level). I am intimately familiar with Electricity &... See Lucy's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (121)
39 hours tutoring Physics out of 451 hours
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Deeply insight into the physics and extensive experience in Physics tutoring with a focus in Physics, AP Physics 1, 2, C and General Physics (college level). I am intimately familiar with Electricity &... See Lucy's full profile

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Ze L.
85/hour

12+ years of experience tutoring physics

I have 12+ years of experience tutoring and teaching physics between high school level, AP, and graduate level. See Ze's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (361)
727 hours tutoring Physics out of 1,637 hours
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I have 12+ years of experience tutoring and teaching physics between high school level, AP, and graduate level. See Ze's full profile

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Jade D.
95/hour

Harvard A.B. in Chemistry and Physics, Interdisciplinary Experience

I also have experience teaching a number of engineering students in Mechanics and Thermodynamics, using my pure and applied Physics training to provide perspectives not provided in most engineering classrooms (especially insights gained... See Jade's full profile

95/hour
4.9 (214)
389 hours tutoring Physics out of 748 hours
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I also have experience teaching a number of engineering students in Mechanics and Thermodynamics, using my pure and applied Physics training to provide perspectives not provided in most engineering classrooms (especially insights gained... See Jade's full profile

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John B.
100/hour

Retired AP Physics Teacher with Industry Experience

AP Physics teacher and Professional Engineer. I have taught and tutored all levels of Physics ranging from Regular Physics, AP Physics (AP1 and AP2, AP-C Mechanics and AP-C E&M), IB Physics and College... See John's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (846)
2,220 hours tutoring Physics out of 2,324 hours
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AP Physics teacher and Professional Engineer. I have taught and tutored all levels of Physics ranging from Regular Physics, AP Physics (AP1 and AP2, AP-C Mechanics and AP-C E&M), IB Physics and College... See John's full profile

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David B.
100/hour

Retired physical chemistry professor willing to tutor!

I've published over 200 papers, including many papers in science education, 12 books currently in print (most of them college-level textbooks), and even have a Great Course! My background in physical chemistry means I can tutor... See David's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (339)
16 hours tutoring Physics out of 902 hours
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I've published over 200 papers, including many papers in science education, 12 books currently in print (most of them college-level textbooks), and even have a Great Course! My background in physical chemistry means I can tutor... See David's full profile

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Matthew S.
120/hour

Naval Academy Professor: Physics/Calc/Thermo/Fluids/Statics/Dynamics

My educational background is in Physics and I am currently the course director for the Naval Academy's Applied Nuclear Physics course. I have tutored studnets from intro physics through advance classical mechanics,... See Matthew's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (100)
150 hours tutoring Physics out of 310 hours
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My educational background is in Physics and I am currently the course director for the Naval Academy's Applied Nuclear Physics course. I have tutored studnets from intro physics through advance classical mechanics,... See Matthew's full profile

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Justin C.
120/hour

My LOVE of physics is contagious

High school physics and college physics are my specialty. I tutor AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Physics B, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, High School... See Justin's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (289)
578 hours tutoring Physics out of 874 hours
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High school physics and college physics are my specialty. I tutor AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Physics B, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, High School... See Justin's full profile

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William D.
126/hour

Energetic MCAT Coach

I began teaching in graduate school during several lab instructor positions and enjoyed it immensely. I have been coaching high-school and college level chemistry and physics for four years and focus on targeting "sticking" points... See William's full profile

126/hour
5.0 (731)
1,082 hours tutoring Physics out of 4,887 hours
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I began teaching in graduate school during several lab instructor positions and enjoyed it immensely. I have been coaching high-school and college level chemistry and physics for four years and focus on targeting "sticking" points... See William's full profile

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Digby W.
135/hour

Turn your College Physics / AP Physics Anxiety into Skill, Confidence

I only tutor physics, and sometimes the math to go with it. Mostly I tutor AP Physics 1, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism, High School Physics, Honors Physics,... See Digby's full profile

135/hour
5.0 (623)
2,990 hours tutoring Physics out of 2,992 hours
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I only tutor physics, and sometimes the math to go with it. Mostly I tutor AP Physics 1, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism, High School Physics, Honors Physics,... See Digby's full profile

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Alyona H.
135/hour

Professor of BioEngineering with Bachelors in Physics w/ 6+ years

And this passion for the wonders of math & physics is what I want to pass on to my students. Tests: SAT, ACT, GRE, AP Calculus, AP Statistics Math (Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-calculus, Calculus) Tests: MCAT, AP... See Alyona's full profile

135/hour
5.0 (556)
729 hours tutoring Physics out of 821 hours
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And this passion for the wonders of math & physics is what I want to pass on to my students. Tests: SAT, ACT, GRE, AP Calculus, AP Statistics Math (Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-calculus, Calculus) Tests: MCAT, AP... See Alyona's full profile

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Raphael L.
139/hour

Harvard PhD in physics, top 20 at US Physics Olympiad

I tutor across an array of physics topics including general physics - both calculus and algebra based, classical mechanics, electromagnetism, and quantum mechanics at an undergraduate level, as well as high school physics and... See Raphael's full profile

139/hour
5.0 (1589)
1,412 hours tutoring Physics out of 5,177 hours
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I tutor across an array of physics topics including general physics - both calculus and algebra based, classical mechanics, electromagnetism, and quantum mechanics at an undergraduate level, as well as high school physics and... See Raphael's full profile

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Owen F.
200/hour

Top Expert on the MCAT and Medical School Admissions

In addition to knowledge of the core sciences (biology, genetics, anatomy & physiology, biochemistry, general chemistry, organic chemistry, physics, psychology, and sociology), I have an extensive knowledge of medical school admissions... See Owen's full profile

200/hour
4.8 (86)
248 hours tutoring
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In addition to knowledge of the core sciences (biology, genetics, anatomy & physiology, biochemistry, general chemistry, organic chemistry, physics, psychology, and sociology), I have an extensive knowledge of medical school admissions... See Owen's full profile

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