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Giovanni R. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Giovanni R.
90/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Ph.D. plasma physicist that you can ACTUALLY understand.

Unlike other tutors you have looked at, I will not bore you with the details of my high school GPA or what my SAT scores were 15 years ago. Those details are great if you are looking for someone smart to take an exam FOR you, but useless if you are trying to find a tutor who can actually teach the concepts in a clear and... See Giovanni's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (310)
1,665 hours tutoring
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Unlike other tutors you have looked at, I will not bore you with the details of my high school GPA or what my SAT scores were 15 years ago. Those details are great if you are looking for someone smart to take an exam FOR you, but useless if you are trying to find a tutor who can actually teach the concepts in a clear and... See Giovanni's full profile

Phoebe W. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Phoebe W.
67/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Expert ACT Tutoring in All Sections with Proven Results

American College Testing (ACT) 1. Experienced and in-depth individualized tutoring tailored for individual needs for all areas of the test which includes the following: • English • Optional Writing 2. Preparation of lessons based on the actual ACT exams. 3. Provision of sample questions, answers, and... See Phoebe's full profile

67/hour
5.0 (866)
8,970 hours tutoring
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American College Testing (ACT) 1. Experienced and in-depth individualized tutoring tailored for individual needs for all areas of the test which includes the following: • English • Optional Writing 2. Preparation of lessons based on the actual ACT exams. 3. Provision of sample questions, answers, and... See Phoebe's full profile

Gus W. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gus W.
60/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

10+ year tutor - Stanford undergrad, UCLA MBA

I've found over time that my background in theater and comedy helps me relate to students and keep sessions engaging (the last thing I want is for students to "dread" tutoring). The majority of my tutoring experience is in standardized test prep (GRE/GMAT/SAT/ACT) and... See Gus's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (9)
14 hours tutoring
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I've found over time that my background in theater and comedy helps me relate to students and keep sessions engaging (the last thing I want is for students to "dread" tutoring). The majority of my tutoring experience is in standardized test prep (GRE/GMAT/SAT/ACT) and... See Gus's full profile

Evan W. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Evan W.
125/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Expert ACT Tutor (English / Math / Reading / Science)

I have experience with multiple ACT curriculums and use official test materials. When it comes to English, I break down the grammar rules and offer a streamlined approach to mastering the section. I also help deconstruct sentences and take the student behind the scenes to show how the test likes to be presented. See Evan's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (1657)
7,138 hours tutoring
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I have experience with multiple ACT curriculums and use official test materials. When it comes to English, I break down the grammar rules and offer a streamlined approach to mastering the section. I also help deconstruct sentences and take the student behind the scenes to show how the test likes to be presented. See Evan's full profile

Dan O. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Dan O.
200/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Perfect score on Math SAT / Math GRE; 8 yrs exp. as a HS math teacher

-Perfect 800 Math GRE score (old scoring scale was 200 to 800). I would be happy to verify my SAT and GRE scores. Just ask, and I can email a copy of my scores. -I didn't take the ACT in high school, but I did recently take an ACT practice test, and received a perfect score on the Math section. -8... See Dan's full profile

200/hour
5.0 (257)
1,061 hours tutoring
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-Perfect 800 Math GRE score (old scoring scale was 200 to 800). I would be happy to verify my SAT and GRE scores. Just ask, and I can email a copy of my scores. -I didn't take the ACT in high school, but I did recently take an ACT practice test, and received a perfect score on the Math section. -8... See Dan's full profile

Jeffrey B. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeffrey B.
55/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Experienced test prep or academic tutor. 99th percentile GRE scorer.

I am an experienced ACT tutor with a record of success improving students' scores across every portion of the ACT exam, including English. See Jeffrey's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (6)
51 hours tutoring
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I am an experienced ACT tutor with a record of success improving students' scores across every portion of the ACT exam, including English. See Jeffrey's full profile

David B. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
David B.
65/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Math, Physics, and ACT/SAT Tutoring from a NASA Engineer!

Do you need help with Math, Science, or Writing? Do you want a 36 on your ACT? Do you want learning to be FUN again? My name is David B -- I am a private tutor with ten years' experience, teaching all levels from middle school to PhD students. I am also a former NASA employee, with a Master's degree... See David's full profile

65/hour
8 hours tutoring
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Do you need help with Math, Science, or Writing? Do you want a 36 on your ACT? Do you want learning to be FUN again? My name is David B -- I am a private tutor with ten years' experience, teaching all levels from middle school to PhD students. I am also a former NASA employee, with a Master's degree... See David's full profile

Jakob J. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jakob J.
80/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

College Essay and Admissions Coach

Scored a 5 on the AP English Language and Composition exam; 36 on ACT English exam See Jakob's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (82)
159 hours tutoring
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Scored a 5 on the AP English Language and Composition exam; 36 on ACT English exam See Jakob's full profile

Richi G. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richi G.
160/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Higher scores with Simple Step-by-Step ACT Math Tutoring

I tutor ACT math. My method involves taking practice ACT and going over best strategies for best guesses. I go over major foundations that are tested. I recommend a minimum of 1 month 6 hours a week for the syllabus. See Richi's full profile

160/hour
5.0 (196)
837 hours tutoring
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I tutor ACT math. My method involves taking practice ACT and going over best strategies for best guesses. I go over major foundations that are tested. I recommend a minimum of 1 month 6 hours a week for the syllabus. See Richi's full profile

Andy Y. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andy Y.
90/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

MIT Grad (BS/MS) for Math Tutoring, 800 SAT Math (Level I & II)

I have over 20 years of solid experience tutoring pre-algebra, algebra I and II, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus, and calculus for middle school and high school students. I also specialize in SAT/ACT math prep. If you are ever dissatisfied with my tutoring, you don't need to pay! I am confident... See Andy's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (314)
561 hours tutoring
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I have over 20 years of solid experience tutoring pre-algebra, algebra I and II, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus, and calculus for middle school and high school students. I also specialize in SAT/ACT math prep. If you are ever dissatisfied with my tutoring, you don't need to pay! I am confident... See Andy's full profile

Rob S. Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rob S.
50/hour

Sherman Oaks, CA

20+ year teacher, Musician & film/tv actor

Originally from the NYC area, Rob attended the prestigious Berklee College of Music for Jazz studies and Emerson College for Musical Theater, both in Boston, MA. Later he attended The Stella Adler Academy of Acting in Hollywood, CA. Rob's whirlwind career in music & acting has taken him from... See Rob's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (98)
737 hours tutoring
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Originally from the NYC area, Rob attended the prestigious Berklee College of Music for Jazz studies and Emerson College for Musical Theater, both in Boston, MA. Later he attended The Stella Adler Academy of Acting in Hollywood, CA. Rob's whirlwind career in music & acting has taken him from... See Rob's full profile

Dr. DJ W. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Dr. DJ W.
200/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

UCLA PhD in Engineering with 10+ years of Teaching Experience

I have experience teaching as a teaching fellow at UCLA and private tutoring ACT, Trig, SAT, Calc, Precalc to numerous high school students in LA for the past 10 years. See Dr. DJ's full profile

200/hour
5.0 (220)
1,385 hours tutoring
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I have experience teaching as a teaching fellow at UCLA and private tutoring ACT, Trig, SAT, Calc, Precalc to numerous high school students in LA for the past 10 years. See Dr. DJ's full profile

Matthew S. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Matthew S.
150/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Tutor with Harvard/Stanford/Yale Teaching Experience

I then went to law school at Stanford Law School, and subsequently moved to Washington, D.C. to practice Supreme Court litigation. I offer tutoring services across a wide range of subjects, including test preparation (both for college entrance exams like the SAT/ACT and graduate entrance exams like the... See Matthew's full profile

150/hour
7 hours tutoring
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I then went to law school at Stanford Law School, and subsequently moved to Washington, D.C. to practice Supreme Court litigation. I offer tutoring services across a wide range of subjects, including test preparation (both for college entrance exams like the SAT/ACT and graduate entrance exams like the... See Matthew's full profile

David L. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
David L.
38/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Expert, Easy-to-Understand, Patient ACT, GRE & SAT Tutor

I have 15 years of experience tutoring on many subjects, including the ACT, the GRE, and the SAT.  I’ve taken the SAT twice, the GRE twice, and I’ve taken many practice tests, so I understand test taking strategies, which I will share with you. On Wyzant, I have tutored 48 students for 112 hours in 133... See David's full profile

38/hour
4.8 (1256)
3,249 hours tutoring
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I have 15 years of experience tutoring on many subjects, including the ACT, the GRE, and the SAT.  I’ve taken the SAT twice, the GRE twice, and I’ve taken many practice tests, so I understand test taking strategies, which I will share with you. On Wyzant, I have tutored 48 students for 112 hours in 133... See David's full profile

Suzanne A. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Suzanne A.
80/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Patient, Experienced, and Effective Math and Science Tutor

Hello! I am a University of California, San Diego (UCSD) graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology and graduated from the University of Southern California (USC) with my Master's degree in Global Medicine. As an undergraduate at UCSD, I worked as a teaching assistant for lower division biology classes... See Suzanne's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (1138)
3,934 hours tutoring
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Hello! I am a University of California, San Diego (UCSD) graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology and graduated from the University of Southern California (USC) with my Master's degree in Global Medicine. As an undergraduate at UCSD, I worked as a teaching assistant for lower division biology classes... See Suzanne's full profile

Josh M. Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Josh M.
175/hour

Sherman Oaks, CA

Experienced, Collaborative, and Innovative Tutor

I also studied at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and the British Academy of Drama at Oxford University. I have studied with some of the most world renowned acting teachers in the world: Larry Moss, Wynn Handman, Harold Guskin, Catlin Adams, and Joan Scheckel. I have extensive theater credits in Off... See Josh's full profile

175/hour
5.0 (73)
253 hours tutoring
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I also studied at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and the British Academy of Drama at Oxford University. I have studied with some of the most world renowned acting teachers in the world: Larry Moss, Wynn Handman, Harold Guskin, Catlin Adams, and Joan Scheckel. I have extensive theater credits in Off... See Josh's full profile

Alex R. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alex R.
75/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

ACT Tutor With 6 Years Experience and 5+ Point Average Increase

Fortunately, I know how the test works, and I've helped many students increase their ACT English score by 2 points or greater. I teach my students a combination of grammar skills and test-taking strategies, focusing particularly on the ACT's dirty tricks and traps. My students invariably improve... See Alex's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (63)
198 hours tutoring
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Fortunately, I know how the test works, and I've helped many students increase their ACT English score by 2 points or greater. I teach my students a combination of grammar skills and test-taking strategies, focusing particularly on the ACT's dirty tricks and traps. My students invariably improve... See Alex's full profile

Stephanie D. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephanie D.
70/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

PhD Student in Biomedical Engineering: STEM Tutoring

Due to my PhD, I also am able to teach college level science classes as well, and can also offer assistance in reading and understanding scientific literature. In addition to STEM classes, I offer standardized testing prep including the SAT and ACT. I also offer college and graduate school consulting; I can help... See Stephanie's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (4)
12 hours tutoring
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Due to my PhD, I also am able to teach college level science classes as well, and can also offer assistance in reading and understanding scientific literature. In addition to STEM classes, I offer standardized testing prep including the SAT and ACT. I also offer college and graduate school consulting; I can help... See Stephanie's full profile

Sonya E. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sonya E.
100/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Exceptional Writing, Literature, and ACT/SAT/GRE Tutor

I am a speed reader and can impart many of my strategies to students, which is particularly valuable for the timed reading sections on the SAT, ACT, and GRE. And with the new writing sections on the ACT and SAT, strong writing skills are more valuable than ever for aspiring college students. I expect a... See Sonya's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (554)
1,507 hours tutoring
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I am a speed reader and can impart many of my strategies to students, which is particularly valuable for the timed reading sections on the SAT, ACT, and GRE. And with the new writing sections on the ACT and SAT, strong writing skills are more valuable than ever for aspiring college students. I expect a... See Sonya's full profile

Josh R. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Josh R.
85/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Engaging & Experienced Yale Graduate w/A Perfect SAT Score

With over 9 years of tutoring experience in SAT, ACT, ISEE, and GRE Math, I have learned what works to help students achieve. Besides offering a mastery of content, I also have years of experience learning the tricks and shortcuts for even math-wary students to do their very best! See Josh's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (4)
24 hours tutoring
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With over 9 years of tutoring experience in SAT, ACT, ISEE, and GRE Math, I have learned what works to help students achieve. Besides offering a mastery of content, I also have years of experience learning the tricks and shortcuts for even math-wary students to do their very best! See Josh's full profile

Tague Z. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tague Z.
50/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

High School Science Teacher

I received a 34 on the science section when I took it back in high school, and I've only gotten better at understand how to attack and pick apart questions on the ACT science section. See Tague's full profile

50/hour
4.8 (9)
32 hours tutoring
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I received a 34 on the science section when I took it back in high school, and I've only gotten better at understand how to attack and pick apart questions on the ACT science section. See Tague's full profile

Victoria S. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Victoria S.
25/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

English/ Math/ Test Prep tutor

I have been tutoring children privately for over ten years. I am a certified ACT and SAT instructor for the Princeton Review and have also taught SAT and ACT for Extra Credit Education. I have worked as a math tutor for Manchester Academy and for No Child Left Behind providers. My essay writing and... See Victoria's full profile

25/hour
4.9 (1275)
6,142 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring children privately for over ten years. I am a certified ACT and SAT instructor for the Princeton Review and have also taught SAT and ACT for Extra Credit Education. I have worked as a math tutor for Manchester Academy and for No Child Left Behind providers. My essay writing and... See Victoria's full profile

Carol Anne S. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carol Anne S.
60/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

MA in Linguistics, 20+ years as editor, translator and tutor

I help students learn to recognize the errors in the long passages of the ACT English portion of the exam. They learn how to correct and improve grammar, style, sentence structure, diction, and organization issues. Since I also freelance as a writer, proofreader, and copy editor, I feel I can really help my... See Carol Anne's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (470)
3,240 hours tutoring
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I help students learn to recognize the errors in the long passages of the ACT English portion of the exam. They learn how to correct and improve grammar, style, sentence structure, diction, and organization issues. Since I also freelance as a writer, proofreader, and copy editor, I feel I can really help my... See Carol Anne's full profile

Linda S. Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Linda S.
70/hour

Sherman Oaks, CA

Native French Tutor

In addition, I have appeared in several films and TV shows and I am a member of SAG-AFTRA, the union for professional performers. The years of professional training I have received both in Europe and in America combined with my professional experience would benefit acting students and help them build the... See Linda's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (153)
482 hours tutoring
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In addition, I have appeared in several films and TV shows and I am a member of SAG-AFTRA, the union for professional performers. The years of professional training I have received both in Europe and in America combined with my professional experience would benefit acting students and help them build the... See Linda's full profile

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