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Cherylyn L.

Shelton, CT

$70/hour

Effective Professional Chemistry and Physical Science Tutor

100+ Hours
Background check passed as of 3/15/16
4.7 average from 40 ratings
Knowledgable and patient tutor.
— Carol, Orange, CT on 3/10/17

$70/Hour


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Shippensburg University
Chemistry
University of Arizona
PhD
Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT
Master's

Education

Shippensburg University (Chemistry)

University of Arizona (PhD)

Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT (Master's)

About Cherylyn

As an experienced professional educator I help high school and college students learn chemistry and physical science, improve analytical skills, and develop problem solving skills. My students' confidence, learning pace, and test scores increase. I have been teaching chemistry and physical science for more than five years in Connecticut for students of all abilities, and I am CollegeBoard certified in AP chemistry.

All of my students made significant progress in their learning and confidence, and their grades have improved. Although many tutors have passed a chemistry/science class, few know how to teach others. With years of experience as a professional educator I can teach, reinforce, correct misunderstandings and provide practice for mastery of chemistry/science concepts.

Prior to my teaching experience I worked for an international corporation, inventing and developing new materials with a team. My experience ranged from the laboratory invention through development to commercialization and patenting new products. Most students commonly hold something I invented.
As an experienced professional educator I help high school and college students learn chemistry and physical science, improve analytical skills, and develop problem solving skills. My students' confidence, learning pace, and test scores increase. I have been teaching chemistry and physical science for more than five years in Connecticut for Read more

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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Shelton, CT 06484
Background Check: Passed

"Knowledgable and patient tutor."

- Carol, Orange, CT on 3/10/17

"Patient and knowledgable"

- Rosa, Weston, CT on 1/14/16

"Very Resourceful and Knowledgeable!"

- Anthony, Hamden, CT on 11/18/15

"Amazing"

- Aj, Clinton, CT on 10/16/15

"Amazing tutor!"

- Brittany, Stratford, CT on 10/5/15
Science:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry,
Physical Science

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Organic Chemistry

I studied and did research in organic chemistry, earning my PhD in organic chemistry at the University of Arizona. I taught chemistry labs and tutored chemistry students of all abilities. In industry, I synthesized new organic materials that were commercially successful. They are now used in a wide variety of electronic devices.

Shippensburg University
Chemistry
University of Arizona
PhD
Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT
Master's

Education

Shippensburg University (Chemistry)

University of Arizona (PhD)

Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT (Master's)

Knowledgable and patient tutor.

Cherylyn prepared me for my chemistry quiz. She helped break down the problems into smaller steps and clarified a few principles for me. As a result, I went into the quiz much more confidently.

— Carol, Orange, CT on 3/10/17

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $70.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Cherylyn will travel within 20 miles of Shelton, CT 06484.