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Carlo C. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carlo C.
160/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Harvard doctoral, 25 yrs. teaching, specializing in writing, SAT/ACT

For a decade I taught writing to middle school students, and for five years after that I taught a writing-intensive introduction to psychology to Harvard sophomores, winning teaching awards each time. This range of experiences has helped me develop both strong methods of instruction and strong intuitions about how... See Carlo's full profile

160/hour
5.0 (124)
2 hours tutoring Psychology out of 586 hours
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For a decade I taught writing to middle school students, and for five years after that I taught a writing-intensive introduction to psychology to Harvard sophomores, winning teaching awards each time. This range of experiences has helped me develop both strong methods of instruction and strong intuitions about how... See Carlo's full profile

Alison L. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alison L.
100/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Experienced and Effective English Teacher

As an undergrad, I originally planned to double major in literature and psychology, and so took the following psychology courses: General Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Early Childhood Development, and Human Sexuality. As a master's student in education,... See Alison's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (148)
493 hours tutoring
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As an undergrad, I originally planned to double major in literature and psychology, and so took the following psychology courses: General Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Early Childhood Development, and Human Sexuality. As a master's student in education,... See Alison's full profile

Anthony M. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anthony M.
35/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Molecular and Cell Bio Major Senior, UCSC

Hello! I'm Anthony but I also go by Tony! I am a pre-med student at UCSC with a passion for science. I started tutoring back in high school for my schools study center. Students would come in asking for help and I would work with them one on one, or in small study groups and help them understand the concepts and ideas... See Anthony's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (2)
10 hours tutoring
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Hello! I'm Anthony but I also go by Tony! I am a pre-med student at UCSC with a passion for science. I started tutoring back in high school for my schools study center. Students would come in asking for help and I would work with them one on one, or in small study groups and help them understand the concepts and ideas... See Anthony's full profile

Shafin K. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Shafin K.
100/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Stanford University student with three years experience tutoring

In addition I have received 5/5 on the AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics C Electricity and Magnetism, AP Physics C Mechanics, and AP Psychology exams. I placed in the 99th percentile for the PSAT. I received 800/800 on the SAT reading section. I have helped a... See Shafin's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (7)
27 hours tutoring
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In addition I have received 5/5 on the AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics C Electricity and Magnetism, AP Physics C Mechanics, and AP Psychology exams. I placed in the 99th percentile for the PSAT. I received 800/800 on the SAT reading section. I have helped a... See Shafin's full profile

Anya K. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anya K.
60/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Experienced chemistry, biology, math, english and MCAT tutor

I'm Anya! I graduated with a degree in biochemistry with honors, worked in cancer research for 2 years, and now am a doctoral student in Clinical psychology. I have over 7 years of experience tutoring students in all different settings with many different ability levels, helping them reach their academic and... See Anya's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (8)
20 hours tutoring
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I'm Anya! I graduated with a degree in biochemistry with honors, worked in cancer research for 2 years, and now am a doctoral student in Clinical psychology. I have over 7 years of experience tutoring students in all different settings with many different ability levels, helping them reach their academic and... See Anya's full profile

Alex O. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alex O.
68/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Stanford Graduate for Tutor: Pre-Algebra thru Calculus and Sciences!

*** Accepting students for fall*** ***Also available for remote sessions!*** Having graduated at the top of my class in high school and having graduated from Stanford University with an engineering degree, I am confident in my ability in a number of academic subjects, namely math. I took some of the most challenging... See Alex's full profile

68/hour
4.8 (57)
222 hours tutoring
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*** Accepting students for fall*** ***Also available for remote sessions!*** Having graduated at the top of my class in high school and having graduated from Stanford University with an engineering degree, I am confident in my ability in a number of academic subjects, namely math. I took some of the most challenging... See Alex's full profile

Mana G. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mana G.
85/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Marketing Consultant - MBA - Data Science - Expert Marketing Analyst

I have an MBA from Pepperdine University and a Sociology degree from University of Maryland. I have worked as a business professional for over 15 years in Marketing Analytics with expertise in Digital Marketing. I have succeeded in helping companies with marketing analysis and business strategy. I have taught business... See Mana's full profile

85/hour
4.9 (63)
199 hours tutoring
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I have an MBA from Pepperdine University and a Sociology degree from University of Maryland. I have worked as a business professional for over 15 years in Marketing Analytics with expertise in Digital Marketing. I have succeeded in helping companies with marketing analysis and business strategy. I have taught business... See Mana's full profile

Ashley M. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ashley M.
40/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Stanford Neurosciences PhD Student

Hi! My name is Ashley and I am a Neurosciences PhD student at Stanford. I enjoy teaching Science (e.g. Biology, Psychology, Chemistry, Neuroscience) and Math (e.g. Algebra, Geometry), and can help with other subjects like English, History, and more. My greatest joy in life is teaching younger students and watching... See Ashley's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (4)
8 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Ashley and I am a Neurosciences PhD student at Stanford. I enjoy teaching Science (e.g. Biology, Psychology, Chemistry, Neuroscience) and Math (e.g. Algebra, Geometry), and can help with other subjects like English, History, and more. My greatest joy in life is teaching younger students and watching... See Ashley's full profile

Jen H. Near San Jose, CA, available for in-person tutoring
Jen H.
80/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Patient and Experienced Math and Chemistry Tutor

Have you fallen behind? Perhaps you are looking to prepare for finals. Are you looking to review material over the winter break? I can help. My name is Jen. I am a new mom ready to get back to tutoring more regularly. I have recently completed and can tutor Intermediate Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus,... See Jen's full profile

80/hour
4.4 (5)
13 hours tutoring
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Have you fallen behind? Perhaps you are looking to prepare for finals. Are you looking to review material over the winter break? I can help. My name is Jen. I am a new mom ready to get back to tutoring more regularly. I have recently completed and can tutor Intermediate Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus,... See Jen's full profile

Alan Z. Near San Jose, CA, available for in-person tutoring
Alan Z.
50/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Aerospace Engineer, Professional Tutor for Math, English, Test Prep

I was the principal instructor for a major test preparation company for a number of years, and I am certified to teach test prep for the PSAT, ACT, SAT, GMAT, and GRE. For more than ten years, I was an instructor for Math, Reading and Writing for a major after-school education program. As an Aerospace Engineer and... See Alan's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (222)
3 hours tutoring Psychology out of 929 hours
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I was the principal instructor for a major test preparation company for a number of years, and I am certified to teach test prep for the PSAT, ACT, SAT, GMAT, and GRE. For more than ten years, I was an instructor for Math, Reading and Writing for a major after-school education program. As an Aerospace Engineer and... See Alan's full profile

Jennifer B. Near San Jose, CA, available for in-person tutoring
Jennifer B.
60/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Math Tutor, Pre-algebra through Pre-calculus and Statistics

I have completed numerous college-level psychology courses including general psychology, social psychology, biopsychology, human development and human sexuality, as well as research methods and psychology statistics. I also have extensive knowledge of autism spectrum disorders and recently... See Jennifer's full profile

60/hour
4.6 (245)
664 hours tutoring
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I have completed numerous college-level psychology courses including general psychology, social psychology, biopsychology, human development and human sexuality, as well as research methods and psychology statistics. I also have extensive knowledge of autism spectrum disorders and recently... See Jennifer's full profile

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Joshua U.
99/hour

Ph.D. in Psychology from New Mexico State University

Ph.D. in Psychology and a Ph.D. Minor in Applied Statistics. M.A. in Experimental Psychology and Philosophy. Experience with SPSS, JASP, SAS, and R. Several publications with various types of research designs. See Joshua's full profile

99/hour
5.0 (569)
308 hours tutoring Psychology out of 1,946 hours
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Ph.D. in Psychology and a Ph.D. Minor in Applied Statistics. M.A. in Experimental Psychology and Philosophy. Experience with SPSS, JASP, SAS, and R. Several publications with various types of research designs. See Joshua's full profile

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Michael R.
57/hour

2020 Wyzant Top 10% Tutor in Psychology, Statistics & Writing

Majored in psychology for my undergraduate degree at Penn State where I took multiple psychology courses, all of which I received As in. These courses included developmental psych, personality, forensic, positive psych, social... See Michael's full profile

57/hour
4.9 (253)
103 hours tutoring Psychology out of 738 hours
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Majored in psychology for my undergraduate degree at Penn State where I took multiple psychology courses, all of which I received As in. These courses included developmental psych, personality, forensic, positive psych, social... See Michael's full profile

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Lance G.
43/hour

Philosophy Grad, Chess Coach, & Learning Enthusiast

My primary areas of study are philosophy and the psychology of human learning. My teaching style reflects my interests; brute memorization accomplishes little genuine understanding. Instead, my approach encourages pupils to think through,... See Lance's full profile

43/hour
5.0 (834)
11 hours tutoring Psychology out of 1,774 hours
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My primary areas of study are philosophy and the psychology of human learning. My teaching style reflects my interests; brute memorization accomplishes little genuine understanding. Instead, my approach encourages pupils to think through,... See Lance's full profile

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Chelsea L.
75/hour

Experienced Test Prep (GRE/SAT) Instructor and Math/Statistics Tutor

I am also willing to tutor exclusively in the use of SPSS and syntax writing for those who need more specialized computer training. I also tutor within the social sciences (Psychology & Sociology). My undergraduate triple major in... See Chelsea's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (114)
14 hours tutoring Psychology out of 505 hours
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I am also willing to tutor exclusively in the use of SPSS and syntax writing for those who need more specialized computer training. I also tutor within the social sciences (Psychology & Sociology). My undergraduate triple major in... See Chelsea's full profile

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Matthew K.
120/hour

Professional tutor for K-12 education, special needs and languages

My name is Matt and I am a full-time professional tutor and homeschool teacher. My background includes graduate-level education coursework at UCLA, pre-medical training, and a BA in psychology with minors in Spanish and Chinese language. I... See Matthew's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (307)
996 hours tutoring
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My name is Matt and I am a full-time professional tutor and homeschool teacher. My background includes graduate-level education coursework at UCLA, pre-medical training, and a BA in psychology with minors in Spanish and Chinese language. I... See Matthew's full profile

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Danisha T.
48/hour

Graduate Writing Tutor Specializing in Dissertation and Research

I have over six years of working in Psychiatry as a Registered Nurse, and I have almost 3000 clinical hours working in residential treatment (addiction) and clinical/forensic psychology (Ph.D. level). I have performed many... See Danisha's full profile

48/hour
5.0 (93)
3 hours tutoring Psychology out of 264 hours
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I have over six years of working in Psychiatry as a Registered Nurse, and I have almost 3000 clinical hours working in residential treatment (addiction) and clinical/forensic psychology (Ph.D. level). I have performed many... See Danisha's full profile

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Kaitlyn P.
35/hour

Psychology major and clinical researcher at UCLA

I have a 4.0 major GPA in Psychology at UCLA and have experience in multiple aspects including neuroscience, developmental, and social psychology. I'm also an independent researcher with a deep knowledge base in clinical... See Kaitlyn's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring
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I have a 4.0 major GPA in Psychology at UCLA and have experience in multiple aspects including neuroscience, developmental, and social psychology. I'm also an independent researcher with a deep knowledge base in clinical... See Kaitlyn's full profile

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Joyce H.
50/hour

UC Berkeley Psych Major Specializing in AP Test prep

I self-studied for AP Psychology where I received a 5 on the AP Test. I also took Biological and Social psychology at a community college where I received an A. I am currently studying psychology at UC Berkeley and I believe... See Joyce's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (20)
23 hours tutoring Psychology out of 68 hours
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I self-studied for AP Psychology where I received a 5 on the AP Test. I also took Biological and Social psychology at a community college where I received an A. I am currently studying psychology at UC Berkeley and I believe... See Joyce's full profile

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Josh M.
80/hour

STEM Tutor and MCAT Tutor

I am a STEM tutor and have always been in love with subjects such as biology, biochemistry, genetics, chemistry, organic chemistry, and physics and want to be able to teach the knowledge that I have acquired in those subjects and pass it down to... See Josh's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (175)
572 hours tutoring
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I am a STEM tutor and have always been in love with subjects such as biology, biochemistry, genetics, chemistry, organic chemistry, and physics and want to be able to teach the knowledge that I have acquired in those subjects and pass it down to... See Josh's full profile

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Michael S.
47/hour

Ph.D. in Psychology; Psychologist; Professor of Psychology

Dr. Michael Smart, Ph.D. (Doc Mike) is a College Professor who teaches Psychology at Collin College. Dr. Michael W. Smart, Ph.D. published dissertation is entitled "Success beyond the Conditions of Complex Trauma and Foster Care; A... See Michael's full profile

47/hour
5.0 (67)
34 hours tutoring Psychology out of 270 hours
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Dr. Michael Smart, Ph.D. (Doc Mike) is a College Professor who teaches Psychology at Collin College. Dr. Michael W. Smart, Ph.D. published dissertation is entitled "Success beyond the Conditions of Complex Trauma and Foster Care; A... See Michael's full profile

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Jeremy S.
250/hour

Social Work Exam Prep Author for LMSW and LCSW Licensing Help

Hi, I'm Jeremy. As the author of "LMSW Passing Score: Your Comprehensive Guide to the ASWB Social Work Licensing Exam" (ISBN 9798986557021) and "Pass the LMSW Exam: A Practice Test for the ASWB Master’s Level Social Work Licensing Examination"... See Jeremy's full profile

250/hour
5.0 (227)
178 hours tutoring Psychology out of 749 hours
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Hi, I'm Jeremy. As the author of "LMSW Passing Score: Your Comprehensive Guide to the ASWB Social Work Licensing Exam" (ISBN 9798986557021) and "Pass the LMSW Exam: A Practice Test for the ASWB Master’s Level Social Work Licensing Examination"... See Jeremy's full profile

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Madeleine S.
50/hour

Experienced Teacher w/ Psych BA Tutors Music, Math, English, and More

...and concepts. My work with youth programs since 2008 and experience in tutoring, along with my studies as a psychology major (Psychology Bachelor of Arts, UCSC), have given me valuable insight and skills essential to fostering students' acquisition... See Madeleine's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (89)
429 hours tutoring
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...and concepts. My work with youth programs since 2008 and experience in tutoring, along with my studies as a psychology major (Psychology Bachelor of Arts, UCSC), have given me valuable insight and skills essential to fostering students' acquisition... See Madeleine's full profile

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D. R.
45/hour

Doctorate in Educational Psychology Tutor with experience & education

I have a doctorate in Educational Psychology as well as being a certified AP Psychology, high school and university level psychology tutor. I have tutored students with special learning needs as well as students with very high... See D.'s full profile

45/hour
4.9 (28)
57 hours tutoring Psychology out of 154 hours
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I have a doctorate in Educational Psychology as well as being a certified AP Psychology, high school and university level psychology tutor. I have tutored students with special learning needs as well as students with very high... See D.'s full profile

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