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Sky L.
20/hour

Seattle, WA

Tutor for the past four years!

Hello all, I am a tutor with four years of experience. I specialize in ESL, writing, editing, and literature. My goal is to not just tell students information, but teach them in such a way that they can gather the tools they need to become... read more

20/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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Hello all, I am a tutor with four years of experience. I specialize in ESL, writing, editing, and literature. My goal is to not just tell students information, but teach them in such a way that they can gather the tools they need to become... read more

Jose F.
35/hour

Seattle, WA

Guitar, Piano, Flute, Song Writing, and Music Theory

I am a church musician who plays multiple instruments such as: piano, synthesizer, flute, alto sax, tenor sax, guitar, bass guitar, mandolin, cello, drums, and voice. I believe that a person's desire to play an instrument is a wonderful... read more

35/hour
4.9 (134)
462 hours tutoring
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I am a church musician who plays multiple instruments such as: piano, synthesizer, flute, alto sax, tenor sax, guitar, bass guitar, mandolin, cello, drums, and voice. I believe that a person's desire to play an instrument is a wonderful... read more

Lisa M.
65/hour

Seattle, WA

Experienced Teacher and Tutor of ESOL and Spanish, Pre-K-adult

Hi! I have been an ESOL and Spanish teacher for the past 10 years. I graduated with a masters in TESOL from Manhattanville College and received my BA from Cornell University, with distinction in all subjects. I have my certification in teaching... read more

65/hour
4.8 (11)
29 hours tutoring
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Hi! I have been an ESOL and Spanish teacher for the past 10 years. I graduated with a masters in TESOL from Manhattanville College and received my BA from Cornell University, with distinction in all subjects. I have my certification in teaching... read more

Ming Z.
60/hour

Seattle, WA

Computer Science & Software Engineering Grad, Experienced Musician

Hello! My name is Ming, and I have a passion for teaching. I graduated from the University of Washington (UW), where I studied Computer Science and Software Engineering (at UW Bothell) and Biochemistry, with a minor in Music. I’ve worked as a... read more

60/hour
4.9 (84)
231 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Ming, and I have a passion for teaching. I graduated from the University of Washington (UW), where I studied Computer Science and Software Engineering (at UW Bothell) and Biochemistry, with a minor in Music. I’ve worked as a... read more

Dennis Q.
50/hour

Seattle, WA

Working Software Engineer w/ B.S. in Computer Science

I'm a currently working Software Engineer at Amazon. I've received a degree in Computer Science at the University of California, Irvine. I have experience in teaching middle school students mobile game design using block based programming. I've... read more

50/hour
5.0 (36)
94 hours tutoring
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I'm a currently working Software Engineer at Amazon. I've received a degree in Computer Science at the University of California, Irvine. I have experience in teaching middle school students mobile game design using block based programming. I've... read more

Nicholas H.
50/hour

Seattle, WA

Physics PhD Student for Physics and Math, 5+ years of experience!

Hi, my name is Nick, and I would love to be your next tutor! I am an incoming theoretical physics PhD student at UC Berkeley and a recent graduate of Harvey Mudd College. I have a great passion for learning and teaching especially in the sciences... read more

50/hour
5.0 (6)
20 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Nick, and I would love to be your next tutor! I am an incoming theoretical physics PhD student at UC Berkeley and a recent graduate of Harvey Mudd College. I have a great passion for learning and teaching especially in the sciences... read more

Anthony G.
80/hour

Seattle, WA

Experienced Physics, Engineering and (applied) Calculus Tutor

Ready to help with your Physics, Engineering, or Calculus (Engineering-focused mathematics) needs. Based on a 30 year career spent teaching science and engineering, doing science and engineering, and leading teams of scientists and engineers,... read more

80/hour
16 hours tutoring
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Ready to help with your Physics, Engineering, or Calculus (Engineering-focused mathematics) needs. Based on a 30 year career spent teaching science and engineering, doing science and engineering, and leading teams of scientists and engineers,... read more

Wendi A.
120/hour

Seattle, WA

Senior Facebook software engineer (ex-Amazon) | Coding interview prep

Preparing for a tech interview? Looking for a cushy job at a FAANG company or tech startup? Not sure where to begin with your technical career? I can help! I am a senior software engineer at Facebook, previously at Amazon . I have coached... read more

120/hour
5.0 (107)
192 hours tutoring
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Preparing for a tech interview? Looking for a cushy job at a FAANG company or tech startup? Not sure where to begin with your technical career? I can help! I am a senior software engineer at Facebook, previously at Amazon . I have coached... read more

Laura S.
50/hour

Seattle, WA

Artist + Portfolio Guide

I am a visual artist with a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design, and extended study at the San Francisco Art Institute and Photographic Center Northwest. I have taught since I graduated. My extensive teaching experience includes Pratt Fine... read more

50/hour
5.0 (25)
63 hours tutoring
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I am a visual artist with a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design, and extended study at the San Francisco Art Institute and Photographic Center Northwest. I have taught since I graduated. My extensive teaching experience includes Pratt Fine... read more

Mark L.
39/hour

Seattle, WA

Friendly Computer Science Tutoring

Hi, I'm Mark! In addition to a BS in Computer Science and 10 years of industry experience, I also have a degree in Contemplative Counseling Psychology. This means that I am especially skilled in Mindfulness and making tutoring time as valuable as... read more

39/hour
4.9 (91)
332 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Mark! In addition to a BS in Computer Science and 10 years of industry experience, I also have a degree in Contemplative Counseling Psychology. This means that I am especially skilled in Mindfulness and making tutoring time as valuable as... read more

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